Archive for October, 2012

Flood Safety Tips

By this time you should all be aware Hurricane Sandy is on her way!!! Hopefully we wont have a repeat of September 2011, but if we do, here are some safety tips on how to keep you and your family safe during times of flooding.

Before a Flood

  • Avoid building in a floodplain.
  • Construct barriers (levees, beams, floodwalls) to stop floodwater from entering your home.
  • Seal walls in basements with waterproofing compounds to avoid seepage.
  • If a flood is likely in your area, ...
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