Using a Water Powered Backup Sump Pump

Drain your sump even when the power is out

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Tube cutter
  • Plumbers tape
  • Level
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Soldering torch
  • Miter saw

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Copper tubing and fittings
  • PCV pipe and fittings