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How Spring Flooding Can Lead to a Sewage Backup

Steve VanDenBerg sewage backup, water damage restoration

After a cold, dark, snowy winter, spring is often a much welcomed season that can be uplifting. The natural world is filled with more life and colors, and the weather tends to be warmer. But the spring season also means an abundance of rain. If your home isn’t properly protected and waterproofed, then the heavy rainfall of spring can easily …

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Tips to Prevent Sewage Backups in Your Home

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When sewage waters back up into a home, the contamination poses as highly unsafe and hazardous. Cleanup itself requires experienced professionals, since handling the polluted mess is dangerous to human health. The best way to keep sewer waters out of your property is to know what triggers backups and to follow a few practical prevention tips. What is a sewer …

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Dealing with Sewer Backup – Do’s and Don’ts

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Few things rattle a homeowner more than having a sewage backup. The smell is unmistakable and the thought of all that bacteria and other hazardous waste in your home is appalling. Sewage backup do’s and don’ts Here are a few do’s and don’ts for dealing with a sewer backup from the Department of Public Health. Do keep children and pets away …