Flood incidents are, without a doubt, a homeowner’s nightmare, affecting millions of Canadians each year.
Fires or flooding can occur in any home, even those of very cautious homeowners. Yet, further diminishing the risk of disaster is possible.
As basements are located below the ground’s surface, they are the most flood-prone areas of any home. That’s why installing exterior or interior French drains (aka drain tiles) is very important.