Flood Proofing Your Home 3 Tips

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Basement wall crack repair, Crawl space leak repair, Fixing leaks in basement walls

Repairing a cracked foundation
Spring is here and you know what that means: April showers. And while this rain might ultimately bring flowers, it can certainly be quite the pain for homeowners. In fact, every inch of rainfall that a home receives equates to approximately 100 gallons of water on the ground surrounding its foundation. This water buildup places a significant burden on the base of the home, making it difficult to keep dry. That being said, it’s not surprising that the most common claim home owners file to insurance companies involve water damage caused by interior flooding, accounting for more than 26% of all claims. This results in a whopping $3 billion in property damage each year, leading to costly basement foundation repair services and potential damage of precious household items.
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