Pump Covers

Water pumps feature robust construction and are designed for working in challenging environments. These pumps still need to be shielded from elements to ensure their efficient operation. This is where pump covers would help. These covers for pumps are designed to shield pumps from the elements, such as sunlight, rain, dust, debris, and so on. In short, they ensure the efficient operation of pumps.

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At Cannon Water Technology, we offer a range of high-quality water pump covers for covering branded pumps from Advantage Controls, Beta Technology, HM Digital, Knight Equipment, and so on. We also stock our own pumps and pump covers to protect them from weather elements. Browse our selection to find the right water pump covers for your branded pumps!

The Importance of Pump Covers

Pump covers help shield your pump investments effectively.

  • Protection from Environmental Factors: Continuous exposure to harsh weather elements may damage pump components demanding immediate replacements, costly repairs, and failures. The pump motor covers protect these pumps and their components from harsh weather conditions, such as rain, snow, and extreme temperatures. This in turn minimizes the need for frequent repairs or replacements.
  • Contamination Prevention: Debris, foreign particles and dust may get accumulated in the pump interiors and adversely affect its performance. Using good quality covers for pumps act as a physical barrier that prevents such contaminants from entering the system.
  • Noise Reduction: Pumps can be noisy, especially in industrial settings. Investing on our water pump covers help minimize the noise generated during operation, creating a quieter work environment.
  • Aesthetics and Space Optimization: At Cannon Water Technology, you get water well pump covers that are often designed to blend seamlessly with the equipment, contributing to a streamlined and visually appealing layout.
  • Safety Measures: In certain industries, pumps may contain hazardous substances or operate in dangerous environments. In such cases, our range of pump motor covers act as a safeguard, preventing accidents and injuries by restricting access to the pump and its moving parts. They can also be equipped with locks or security features to prevent unauthorized tampering for added protection and security.
  • Compliance with Regulations: In certain industries, using protective covers for pumps may be a mandatory requirement to adhere to specific regulatory standards or guidelines. Failure to comply with these regulations can result in fines, legal issues, or other consequences.

Tips To Maintain Covers for Pumps

The pump covers are made from materials, such as stainless steel, carbon steel, fiberglass reinforced plastic (FRP), polypropylene, and polyethylene. Although these materials help ensure the robustness and efficiency of these pump covers, that is not enough in the long run. These covers must be maintained carefully to ensure their optimal performance.

  • Regular cleaning: Clean the pump covers periodically to remove any dirt, debris, or other contaminants that may have accumulated. Ensure to use a mild detergent and water solution to gently clean the surfaces of the cover, and avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasive materials that could scratch or damage the cover.
  • Check seals and gaskets: Check the seals and gaskets of the pump covers regularly to ensure they are in good condition. If they appear worn or damaged, replace them promptly to maintain proper sealing and prevent any leakage.
  • Anti-corrosion Treatment: If your water well pump covers are made of metal, it is highly recommended to using an anti-corrosion treatment to protect them from rust and corrosion.
  • Inspect for damage: Inspect the covers for pumps for any signs of damage, such as cracks, chips, or wear and tear regularly. If you notice any issues, address them promptly to prevent further damage.
  • Lubrication: Check the hinges, latches, and other moving parts of the pump cover and apply lubrication as needed on a timely basis. This will ensure that the cover opens and closes smoothly and reduces any potential strain on the mechanisms.
  • Routine maintenance schedule: Plan a routine maintenance schedule for the covers to make sure that they are regularly inspected, cleaned, and maintained. This will help identify and address any issues in a timely manner, preventing potential problems in the future.

How to Choose the Right Pump Cover for Your Pump

Irrespective of their designs, all water pump covers are designed to protect your pumps from damages. However, this is not enough, you need to be careful when buying them for your pump. The following tips will help ease your selection process.

  • Size and Shape: See if the pump cover aptly protects your pump and its components. For this, you need to measure the size of the pump – length, width, and height as well as its components and match it with the size of the cover. This guarantees a precise fit, significantly reducing the risk of gaps or loose connections that can affect the system's efficiency.
  • Accessibility: Covers for pumps are generally designed to offer easy access to the pump system for maintenance and troubleshooting purposes. However, not all pump covers may allow easy accessibility. If your pump requires regular maintenance, always choose covers that incorporate removable panels or hinged doors allowing technicians to inspect and service the pumps without removing the entire cover. 
  • Security Considerations: This would depend on where your pumps would be used. For instance, if water well pumps are used in your premises, perhaps, the pump covers need not have advanced safety features. However, if the pumps are used in commercial or industrial enterprises, then pump covers must be engineered with safety features like lockable doors or interlocking mechanisms to prevent unauthorized access or accidental openings. 
  • Noise Reduction: Pump systems can generate significant noise levels, which can be a concern in certain environments. If you are buying pump covers for such environment, see if they have noise reduction elements, such as insulating materials or soundproofing panels, to minimize the noise emitted by the pumps.


  • Are pump covers easy to install?

Yes, pump covers are designed for easy installation. They often come with pre-drilled holes and mounting hardware, allowing for a hassle-free setup. Additionally, the covers may have adjustable fittings or customizable features to accommodate different pump sizes and configurations.

  • Can pump covers fit all types of pumps?

We provide pump covers to fit specific models of pumps from specific brands. However, it is essential to select a water pump cover that is specifically compatible with your pump model and dimensions. 

  • Can I access the pump easily with a cover installed?

Yes, covers for pumps are designed to provide convenient access to the pump for maintenance and inspection purposes. Almost all models come with removable panels or hinged doors to allow easy reach to the pump without completely removing the cover.

  • Are your pump covers weatherproof?

Yes, our pump covers are typically designed to be weatherproof. They are constructed from materials that can withstand outdoor conditions and protect the pump from rain, snow, UV rays, and other elements. 

  • Can I paint or customize pump covers?

Pump cover materials like plastic or fiberglass can generally be painted or customized to match your desired aesthetic or surroundings. However, it is important to follow the manufacturer's instructions and use appropriate paints or coatings that are compatible with the chosen material.