There are many reasons for a Domestic water pump to turn on and off for no reason. The most likely cause is something in your system requesting water causing the pump to turn on and off
- Check your toilets for any water drips in the toilet bowel.
- Check shower heads and taps for any drips.
Once you have eliminated these then you will have a problem with your water pump and you will need to get the pump repaired.
If you have no water in your apartment this maybe due to one or two problems
- No mains pressure coming into your apartment. The way to check this is to turn on your cold tap in the kitchen. If you have pressure in the cold tap and nowhere else then the problem is with your water booster pump.
- If you turn on the cold water in your kitchen and you have no water then the problem is outside of your home. Check with your neighbors to see if they have the same problem as the mains has been turned off and check with your property management company or Irish Water and these can tell you what areas are affected.
There maybe several reasons why your water pump will come on and off in your home or business. One if the most common reasons why a water pump will come on and off is because you may have a problem with your toilet taps or shower. The most common problem is the toilet ballcock dripping and this will cause your pump to come on and off.
If you have eliminated any drips in your system then the problem is your pump and you will need to get this looked at as soon as possible to avoid any damage to the pump motor or electrical components on the pump
This will depend on what type and make of shower pump you have. There are different types of shower pumps on the market today and these include mains booster pumps, single head pumps and shower / home water booster pumps. Most often if your pump is a Stuart Turner or Monsoon pump it can be fixed buy us.
Different companies specialize in the repair of different shower pumps. If your shower pump is boosting hot and cold water in your home or business you will need a company that are specialists in these particular water pumps. Contact us today
Plumbing companies can only replace pumps and cannot repair pumps so they will naturally replace your pump even if the problem is a very small.
This could be very costly for you if you replace a Stuart Turner pump with some companies charging Astronomical charges of €1200 or more to replace a negative head pump so its worth getting a pump company who are specialists to repair your Stuart Turner pump and you may get another 10 years out of your pump. You maybe lucky to find a plumber who can repair your pump but these are rare.
We work on a no fix no fee basis which means we will call to your home to repair your pump and if your pump cannot be repaired we do not charge you. When you call our office to book a call out we can advise you of the cost if your Stuart Turner Or Monsoon pump is repaired. We can fix 99.9% of problems on Stuart Turner and Monsoon pumps