Shop Golden Rule for reliable sump pumps in Ankeny, IA. If you live in a low-lying area or you have a basement or crawl space that is susceptible to excessive water during heavy rain, a sump pump installation may be the answer to your problem. Sump pumps are devices installed in homes and businesses that turn on automatically when their sensors detect water.

Once the unit turns on, it pumps water outside and away from your structure. There are two main types of pumps: pedestal pumps, which feature a motor mounted on top of a pedestal and above the sump pit, and submersible sump pumps, which are mounted inside the sump pit. When you hire our experienced plumbers, we can help evaluate your property and help you decide on the best pump for your needs.