Posted by: phillipsre | September 17, 2013

Tips For Preventing Basement Flooding

The rainy season is coming! In the Pacific Northwest the rain is inevitable, and a lot of homes in the area have basements and with all the rain we get in this area it is good to be prepared and proactive to make sure your basement does not flood. In addition to the huge inconvenience a flooded basement may pose, a wet basement and living area also brings a lot of health concerns. This article in last weeks Seattle Times, was featured in HomeWork, the weekly column by the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties’ Remodelers Council about home care, repair and improvements. Take a look and see about incorporating some tips for yourself to avoid headaches down the road.

This story from This Old House, paints a good picture of what one man endured with his basement flooding. The costs associated and the steps taken to get it cleaned up.

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  1. Reblogged this on Lifetime Roofing.


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