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The History Of the Sump Pump Part 4

We’re excited to see you back at Fura International's blog! If you’re fascinated by the story of how a simple machine went from rudimentary purposes and design in ancient Egypt in 2000 BC to becoming an everyday household item that saves you a lot of money in prevented repairs, then you’re in the right place. Check out the prequels to this blog here, here, and here. In this entry, we’ll continue discussing the advancing origins of your everyday submersible pump. Finding A Submersible Pump The journey to submersible, self-priming, and self-pumping wasn't so long from being over at this point. Around 20 years after John Nielson created his dry pump, Hayward Tyler surfaced with a new invention. He had created...

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The History of Sump Pumps Part 3

Fura International is glad to see you return to our History of the Sump Pump blog series. If you’re only just joining us now, feel free to check out the predecessors here and here. After servicing the public with quality submersible pumps for years, we’ve proudly earned our Top Rated Local® Ecommerce badge. So, we believe it’s our duty to inform you about the product you’re about to purchase, hence our comprehensive blog about flood waters, sump pump issues, knowing when to replace your submersible pump components and more about our industry. Be sure to check out our future blogs for more information. If you’re in need of a basin, motor, or submersible pump, be sure to check out our...

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The History of the Sump Pump Part 2

Welcome back to Fura International’s blog! We’re delighted to discuss the mechanics of your new submersible pump or self-priming pumps. If you have any questions about our products, such as our best submersible pumps, basins, or motors please feel free to contact us! This time, our article is going to discuss the notable historical events that led to the discovery and implementation of the sump pump into most homes. As previously mentioned, it’s a legal requirement in some states for your home to have a submersible pump. It’s a major home utility that protects the foundation of your house from dangerous water runoff that can cost thousands to repair and, of course, your submersible pump protects from undue flood damage...

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What is a Sump Pump: an Introduction

What in the World is a Sump Pump? Hello! And welcome to the Fura International Blog. If you haven’t already browsed our site, we invite you to go ahead and do so. Fura International is a Chicago-based company that specializes in quality and durable water and sewage sump pumps. Assuming you’ve come to this site for a specific reason, we can infer that you probably know a thing or two about sump pumps. However, for those who happened onto our site and want to learn a thing or two about pumps, how they work, and what the different types are, you’re in luck. Today, we’re going to chat all about sump pumps. After all, it is what we specialize in....

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