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Have a Look at Why It’s a Good Idea to Have a Sump Pump

Monday, March 19th, 2018

Sump-PumpFlooding is a pretty common disaster around the country, but it’s also a very misunderstood one. Many homeowners think flooding is a threat only when the water level rises by several feet. While severe flooding like that is indeed something to be reckoned with, it’s not necessary for things to be that bad to cause immense water damage to a home.

A much more common form of flooding is due to water seeping into basements and crawlspaces during more mild storms. The water finds its way into the space, but it collects there instead of flowing out. You can imagine how much damage even a few inches of water in a space like your basement could do, especially if it houses systems like your heater and air conditioner. It’s areas like these that could benefit from installing a sump pump.

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Do You Need a Sump Pump? Find Out Here

Monday, March 6th, 2017

Winter still has a couple of weeks left in it, which means you still may have to deal with heavy storms. Along with that level of downpour comes a not-insignificant risk of flooding, especially in more vulnerable areas like the basement. If you have areas of your home that are more vulnerable to flooding, it’s a good idea to protect them by installing a sump pump system. Otherwise, you might be spending quite a bit of money on water damage remediation.

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