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Flooded Basement

10 Vital Home Maintenance Tasks You'll Regret If You Forget

It's easy to forget about your sump pump, but it's important to make sure it's in good working order. If you don't, you could end up like the homeowner who returned from a weekend trip to discover his entire basement floor covered in 1/2 in. of water. After shutting down the power, he waded over to the sump pump and noticed it wasn't working. Upon closer inspection, he realized that the cable attached to the float must have gotten tangled somehow. It took him two seconds to untangle the…

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8 Smart Tips for Fixing Flooded Basements

To protect against future flooding, check with a plumber to have a backwater valve installed, because it sounds like your home currently does not have one.

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This Water Alarm is Possibly the Best $12 I Ever Spent

I'd never heard of water alarms, but am so glad I finally did. See how this small $12 purchase saved our basement and a TON of money.

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Basement Waterproofing. This would fix our flooding basement, now we just have to wait until we have 1500 bucks extra to get the stuff :-)

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Drying Out a Wet Basement

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How to Clean Up (and Forget the Nightmare) of Basement Flooding

Here's how to get rid of mold in your bathroom because bathroom mold is gross, disgusting. Ugh. Also get tips for the best ways to remove mold in general.

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47 Skills You Need to Survive Homeownership

21. Dry Out a Flooded Basement