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Sump Pump Regulations
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Charles Labarber
Senior Plumbing Inspector

525 Belmont Ave.
Buffalo, NY  14223

Ph: (716) 877-8801
Fx: (716) 871-8845

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sump pumps are required to be installed in every house that has a basement at the time of sale of the property. At this time, the Town Inspectors will also check the house for smoke and carbon monoxide detector compliance. Commercial properties must also comply with storm water regulations at the time of transfer of property. 

The following items will be checked for compliance: 
  • floor drains                                        
  • perimeter tile                                     
  • sump crock
  • sump pump
  • check valve
  • discharge pipe
  • dedicated electrical circuit
  • smoke detectors
  • carbon monoxide detectors

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