Gutters and downspouts are important for proper drainage of rainwater but what happens next?
Once the water is funneled down the spout, where does it go?
Is the grading of the yard is stopped enough for all the water to run off or does it allow accumulation around your foundation?
A couple drops of water is not harmful but over time errosion will occur. Errosion around your foundation can and will make it unstable at some point and cause further issues.
If your grading is not sloped enough, I highly recommend running french drains to ensure all water is removed from around your home!
In this photo everything looks OK until it rains.
This is your sign to organize your garage!
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Did you know: Most modern homes built with wooden structural supports and a concrete foundation are expected to last at least 100 years, and could easily reach 200 years.
Flaws aside, a home inspection is your golden opportunity to have an expert show you how to take care of your house. ✔️ 🏠
A quick read. You must avoid these colors for interior walls!
Most of us spend much of our time indoors.
The air that we breathe in our homes, in schools and in offices can put us at risk for health problems.
Air quality and mold testing is very important when moving in to a new location or after any major damages or water intrusion. Let's look at it like reading the nutritional label on your home.
Check out this article for more into: https://www.epa.gov/.../care-your-air-guide-indoor-air..
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