Skokie and Neighboring Homeowners Need to Know about Flood Control

If your home has a basement, and you do not have a flood control system in place, you may have seen water buildup, dampness or even water damage after a hard rain. Small puddles of water or discoloration in your basement floor are a bad sign and should be taken seriously and fixed quickly before the problem causes other problems. The longer water sits on your basement floor, the greater the chances are for unhealthy and dangerous conditions. The damage can extend to your furnace, water heater, washer, dryer, electrical outlets, drywall and baseboards. A typical insurance claim for a flooded basement is as excess of $10,000 and two claims with your insurance will usually get you dropped if the situation is not rectified.

 

If you’re in the areas of Skokie, Morton Grove, Glenview, Niles, Wilmette or Park Ridge, IL, call on the professionals at North Coast Sewer & Drainage for fast and quality flood control service.

Flood Control System

Flood Control Installation Helps Protect Your Investment

Basements that have concrete floors can frequently fall victim to water damage. Standing water can weaken concrete over time, causing cracking and buckling. A professionally installed flood control unit can prevent future flash flooding occurrences in and around your home. Contact us today to learn more about flood control systems and how you can benefit from them. ((Look at our flood control unit diagram to get an idea of what a flood control unit consists of))

A Word About Flood Control Installation

The time it takes to install a flood control system depends on your basement’s depth because it tells you how deep your sewer is outside. The installation always includes an ejector pump and two backwater valves. These two parts are the most important in a flood control system. We can provide you with rapid response from our expert plumbing professionals who have decades of experience in the installation of flood control equipment and systems.

Maintenance is Necessary for Smooth System Operation

Here at North Coast, flood control system maintenance is important. We can provide you with regular flood control service checks that will save you time and money in the long run. Before you waste your time calling multiple flood control companies in your area, contact us at (847)361-0970 and get the job done right the first time.

 

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