What Causes Extra Flooding During Spring?
5 Spring Flooding Prevention and Preparation Tips for Homeowners
1. Create an Emergency Spring Flood Plan
2. Check Your Insurance Policy
3. Install French Drains or a Sump Pump
4. Check and Clear Drains and Gutters
Your spring flooding prevention plan should include:
- Checking all the drains on your property.
- Ensuring that gutters and storm drains are not blocked, as well as downspouts that carry water away from the foundation.
- It also doesn’t hurt to have sandbags available in case of a sudden and torrential spring storm.
5. Install Flood Detection Sensors
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