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How to Prevent Water Damage

Water damage can be a major headache for homeowners, often causing costly repairs and significant disruptions to daily life. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to prevent water damage and protect your home.

First and foremost, regularly inspect your home’s plumbing and fixtures for leaks or damage. Promptly address any issues you find to prevent small problems from becoming major ones.

Next, make sure your gutters and downspouts are clean and functioning properly. They should be able to divert water away from your home’s foundation and prevent water from pooling around your property.

Consider installing a sump pump in your basement or crawlspace to remove any excess water that may accumulate during heavy rain or flooding.

By taking these preventative measures, you can significantly reduce the risk of water damage in your home and ensure that you and your family can continue to enjoy a safe and comfortable living environment.

If you do experience water damage, contact PuroClean of Olathe at 913-353-8300 to professionally extract and dry your property. We respond 24/7 to help minimize damage to your home.

Last edited on 23rd of March 2023