5 Ways to Protect Your Home from Sewer Backup and Water Damage

Broken pipe leaking water
  Sewer backup and water damage are gross and expensive. Here are some ways you can help prevent them from happening to your home. When it comes to water damage, prevention is often the less expensive and more responsible route for protecting your home. Here are five ways in which professional basement waterproofing experts can help protect your home from sewer backup and water damage. Backwater Valves Backwater valves are small, ingeniously simple devices that prevent your main drain pipes from backing up and pumping water back into your home. They work by simple mechanics, letting water flow freely when… read more >>

3 Benefits of Having Your Home Vents Cleaned Regularly

Dirty Home Vent
Here’s why you shouldn’t be avoiding cleaning those home vents.   Time to clean your home vents! Before you run screaming for the hills, here are a few things to consider that might make you rethink the decision to put off the vent cleaning until next year.   There’s something lurking within.   It seems silly, right? They’re just vents—how dirty can they even get? No one’s walking around in there or anything. Trust someone who’s had to send a white cat through her vents to hunt down that one pesky mouse who managed to get into the house: your… read more >>