Tag: flooding
August 24, 2022
Water Damage Categories: How to Identify What You’re Dealing With

Water damage can come from many sources and in several forms, but when people are talking about the categories and classes of water damage, there are specific terms and definitions to consider. There are three main water damage categories and each has its own considerations when it comes to clean up and restoration. In this […]

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August 17, 2022
How To Protect Yourself When Buying A Home

It’s hard not to get nervous when buying a home, especially if it’s your first time doing it. But there’s nothing wrong with it. It's expected of anyone to get anxious during this process since a home is usually one of the biggest investments you can make in your life. As a buyer, you certainly […]

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June 29, 2022
What Exactly is Backflow Testing, Anyway?

  If you're a homeowner, you may be wondering if backflow testing is something you need to have done on your plumbing. Here are a few reasons why you might want to know more about it: Backflow can occur when there's a sudden change in pressure in the plumbing system. This can happen, for example, […]

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June 24, 2022
5 Causes of Low Water Pressure in Your Home & What to Do

If you've ever experienced low water pressure in your home, you know how frustrating it can be. Not only is it inconvenient, but it can also signify a much bigger problem, like a water leak. Several things can cause low water pressure in your home, from simple sediment buildup to more complex problems, like the […]

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May 4, 2022
The Most Common Plumbing Issues When It Rains

If you’re wondering whether rain can affect your plumbing then the simple answer is yes. It has the potential to cause issues. This is especially true when you haven’t had rain in a while and the ground is particularly dry. Although you may think that dry ground will absorb water better, the opposite is actually […]

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April 29, 2022
Understanding Your Home Insurance Options

  One thing is for sure, you must have a home insurance policy to protect your home and your possessions. However, many different home insurance providers are available in Canada, so how do you decide which one is right for you? If you're like most people, you may choose the first home insurance provider you […]

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March 29, 2022
How to Get Rid of Basement Smells and Sewage Issues

Grease and dirt can make their way into your pipes and drains. Sewer lines can get clogged with such materials, which can cause a sewer backup in your home. Sinks, toilets, basement drain pipes, and shower drains may all be impacted in and around your home. You can mop, spray, and brush all day, but […]

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March 9, 2022
How tech is helping businesses to overcome challenges

Running a successful business is becoming more challenging. This is mostly because we are living in a more volatile world. Almost regardless of where you are located, you will have been affected by the CoVid pandemic. As well as being highly likely to have been impacted by natural disasters. Especially flooding. This map shows that […]

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March 3, 2022
How to Protect Your Garden From Extreme Weather

Gardening is not something you can put effort into only once and yield constantly. You have to make consistent efforts and ensure your small garden plants are safe and in good condition. Plants are very feeble and prone to extreme weather conditions such as scorching sun or flooding rains. So if you are planning to […]

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February 17, 2022
Types of Residential Roofing

Image Credit If you need a new roof for your residential property or you want to update an existing roof you need to know the best material to choose and who to hire for the job. The good news is you have plenty of options, just make sure you select the most appropriate roofing material. […]

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December 27, 2021
Top Six Tips for Temporarily Fixing Leaky Pipes 

Nothing can be more upsetting in your house than experiencing a leaky pipe late at night or during the holidays. It is a fact that plumbing emergencies rarely strike in the most convenient moments. Plumbing emergencies often cause confusion, which can lead to even more damages to your household items. If you notice a leaky […]

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December 17, 2021
A Property Buyer's Guide To Understanding Conveyancing Costs

Buying a new home is an exciting time, but it can also be daunting and challenging for many people. There's no doubt that population growth, low-interest rates, deregulation of mortgage markets, and increasing real income have all contributed to rising real house prices. It has made it challenging to secure your dream property with plenty […]

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December 13, 2021
5 Basic Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Basement Safe and Dry

  It is no secret that houses may experience a malfunction or damage over time. Whether it is a cracked foundation, clogged gutters or water leakage, these problems should be addressed immediately in order to avoid the development of further issues around the house. This rule applies to every part of the home, including the […]

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November 24, 2021
The Best Fitness Gadgets for Your Home

  As the pandemic drove people into their homes, staying fit became a challenge. With gyms and parks shut down, many people lost access to their fitness routine. This is why the past year saw a massive rise in home workouts. In fact, exercising at home became as easy as availing deals like the Cox […]

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November 2, 2021
A Beginner’s Guide to DIY Plumbing

Certain DIY projects are easy to get started on with very little experience. Plumbing is usually not one of them. Not knowing what you’re doing when beginning a plumbing project can result in some major damage. The last thing you want is a pool of water in your living room. However, if you take the […]

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October 21, 2021
Lesser Known Things That Restoration Companies Do For You

  The disaster on your house due to natural causes can be very devastating for you, especially if it catches you by surprise, mentally or financially. Whether it be a storm, fire, or any other disaster, picking up the pieces after a hit is devastating for a person. This is why it is always to […]

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September 22, 2021
Common Signs of Foundation Problems

  Buying a property is possibly the most significant investment you’ve ever made. Of course, you don’t want to let it go to waste. That’s why foundation problems could be a source of worry. Foundation problems can pose a serious threat to your home or commercial building. But you can lay your worry to rest. […]

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June 28, 2021
6 Surprising Reasons It's Essential to Waterproof Your House Now

  Have you noticed that your furniture feels damp recently? Or do you see trickling water or condensation on your windows whenever it rains outside? These are obvious signs of water damage and water intrusion! Don’t you think it’s time to call on a Newcastle waterproofing expert? What is waterproofing? Waterproofing seals off and causes […]

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May 24, 2021
5 Plumbing Emergencies That Can't Wait in Northern Beaches Sydney

Locations like Northern Beaches, Sydney that have humid, subtropical climates see more frequent plumbing issues. The locations are also more prone to flooding. If you face a plumbing issue, it's essential to contact your local plumber Northern Beaches Sydney, to resolve it immediately. Unlike other home-based issues, plumbing issues could worsen and give rise to […]

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May 15, 2021
Why Gutter Covers Are Worth The Investment

Your gutter is the most exposed part of the exterior of your home. Like any other part of your home, it should be maintained and protected. With a gutter protection system, such as a gutter cover, your gutters will be free of dirt, leaves, limbs, and other debris to ensure free water flow away from […]

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May 12, 2021
5 reasons that you should call or contact plumbers

When water flow is disrupted because of the accumulated dirt and rubbish in the pipes and drains. Simply you can clean and clear the path for the proper flow of water. Showerheads and basin blockages are common, which can be easily fixed with the different DIY processes. But there are problems when DIY cannot help […]

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April 13, 2021
Septic Tanks: Benefits, Management and Maintenance of Your Regular Septic System

Saving the environment is one of the major agendas of many people nowadays. There are many reasons that we have to work towards the betterment of planet-saving humanity, for instance. Change begins from home. There are plenty of eco-friendly gadgets and nature-friendly items invented that we can install in our homes. Septic tanks have been […]

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April 11, 2021
5 Gardening Gifts That Will Surely Impress Plant Lovers

  https://unsplash.com/photos/BduDcrySLKM Gardening isn't for the impatient. Whether they are starting in the gardening world or doing this for a while, gardeners know that patience, care, and time are a must if you want to see your garden thrive. Obstacles such as strong winds, freezing temperatures, pests, and nosy cats can all affect the success […]

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March 26, 2021
5 Landscaping Design Tips to Prevent Drainage Issues

Flooded backyard Water is essential for gardens, but it can wreak havoc if it outstays its welcome because of landscaping drainage problems. Poor garden drainage makes it tough for plants to survive and can threaten your home’s structural integrity. The key to avoiding garden landscape drainage problems is with well-thought-out drainage plans. 5 Quick Tips […]

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