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Hurricane Irene – Is Your Sump Pump Ready?

August 26th, 2011

Guide to Inspecting Sump Pumps

With Hurrican Irene only days from slamming into the Washington DC Metro area one of the major issues will be intense steady rain, flash flooding and yes, basement flooding. Read more…

Sump Pump Systems – Your Flooding Saviors

September 7th, 2010

sump pump is probably one of the best investments a homeowner could make to save thousands in repair costs. There is nothing worse than waking up after a heavy rain storm and finding your basement is flooded. Sump pumps are vital to have because if water is left standing, extensive structural damage to the walls and floors can be the result not to mention possibly damage to furniture, electronics and more. Another potentially bad result of basement flooding is the due to stagnant and damp conditions can become a health hazard for families. The wet area will attract potentially disease-carrying bugs and other creatures. And, in more damp locations, mildew and mold begin to grow. Read more…