Once the winter season ends it’s time to get outside and check for any needed repairs as well as getting your yard ready for the warm weather ahead.Below is a list of tips to get your summer season started off in the right direction.
After heavy rainfall it’s not uncommon to hear the sound of a running pump in the basement. While most know what the sump pump is, they don’t however know how it works to prevent basement flooding.
If you are feeling as if your sump pump is constantly running check into what causes may be the reason for this immediately. You don’t want to give your sump pump an improper amount of time to cool off leaving it susceptible to burning out and having to install a new one.
A sump pump can be an important product to have in maintaining a dry home by preventing flooding and water damage for any nasty storms that bring heavy precipitation.
Because basements are located below grade and surrounded by soil, they are the area of your home most at risk for water damage. Most homeowners focus on preventing water from entering the basement by diverting water away from the home, but properly waterproofing a basement will decrease the risk of damage if your basement happens to flood.