What if I use a generator?

If you use a generator capable of running high water usage appliances, it is recommended that you also power the breaker(s) to your grinder pump stations.  If the generator is capable and wired to energize the entire house, than the grinder pump will work as normal.

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1. Will Brunswick County cut off my water? If so, when?
2. If I evacuate, should I turn off my water?
3. Will my grinder tank fill up during a storm?
4. If the power stays out for an extended period after a storm, will it affect my grinder pump?
5. What if I use a generator?
6. Will my grinder pump “dead head” (be incapable of pumping) due to high pressures in the system during a storm event?
7. What do I do with my storm debris – and when?