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Poor Drainage Can Expose Your Home to These 5 Risks

  1. Damage to foundations and structural elements of the building with a loss of stability as a result.
  2. Dramatic increase of mold and fungal growths within the house – often resulting in allergic reactions.
  3. Infestation by termites and other insects.
  4. Premature aging of concrete, cement, and brickwork.
  5. Basement flooding with inconvenience and the risk of structural and other damage as a result.

If you are noticing water or dampness in your basement or other part of your home, this may be a sign that the drainage around the building is insufficient or not working properly. Get a drainage expert out ASAP to check the system and advise you regarding the best way to improve your home’s drainage before serious damage occurs.

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