Solar Pumps for Ponds

An Eco-friendly Solution for a Healthy Pond Today we are going to consider 2 scenarios when to use solar pumps for ponds: Scenario 1An existing pond becomes unbalanced, resulting in:  – algae buildup or algae bloom – fish death – stagnant, foul-smelling water, or – a breeding ground for mosquitos. Scenario 2You want to build your own pond without a natural-fed … Read More

Home Aquarium Pumps – Finding The Perfect Pump

What should you consider? If you are aspiring to be an aquatic hobbyist, looking for home aquarium pumps, there are a few things to consider before heading to the pet store. The pump you choose for your fish tank needs to be compatible with the kind of filter you have. What kind of filter you pick is dependent on what … Read More

Solar Water Pump Losing Pressure, Drain Back System

What’s the Problem? Paul had a problem with his D5 solar pump losing pressure, or so he thought at first. Here’s what happened… Paul (Customer) writes… I am using the D5 solar hot water pump on a solar heated hot tub. It worked perfectly last winter and I could heat the tub well above 105 degrees but late this summer … Read More

An Ideal Hydroponic Pump – The B1 Circulating Pump

Hydroponic pumps/hydroponic pump/submersible

Hydroponic Pumps Hydroponic gardens have become more and more popular as a healthy alternative to store-bought produce. However, the concern of many people is, What pump is equipped for the job? Will my hydroponic pump last? One of our popular pumps that could be used in hydroponics is the B1 Circulating Pump. Mike’s Choice: The B1 Circulating Pump This pump is: Submersible Food Grade Can … Read More

What Kind of Pump Do You Need to Brew Your Own Beer, eh?

Are you looking at pumps for beer brewing? At US Solar Pumps we offer a variety of pumps, all dependable and energy efficient. Mike’s Choice – What pumps for beer brewing do we recommend? The D5 Solar Hot Water Pump is a sleek black pump. The pumps’ max temperature is 230 F / 110 C. That is no worry because the normal … Read More

Introducing US Solar Pumps’ Blog: Mike’s Corner!

“Ask Mike” Welcome to our blog! We are so excited to bring this blog to you.  We can’t wait to start sharing interesting pumps facts and news about solar pumps, our hot water pump, and Micro-DC pumps. The launch of our blog also coincides with the recent update of our website. We are proud the share with you the new … Read More