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How to get your Columbus home ready for spring weather

In late February with near-freezing temperatures, it’s hard to imagine that spring is just around the corner. Soon the flowers will bloom, animals will get lively, and a ton of rain will hit your city. Spring is the most likely season for flooding to occurring in or near your home, so what can you do to get ready for the heavy rain spring tends to bring?

  • Check out your home: It is imperative that your home is ready for the heavy rain. Make sure there are no leaks or any damage to your roof that could let unwanted water into your home. Your gutters need to be cleared and checked to make sure they are working to properly dispose of the rainwater. And even make sure to patch up cracks in your driveway or other pathways to prevent further damage from the rain.
  • Review insurance: It is important to know what is and how you are covered if any damage were to take place. The last thing you want to deal with if your home becomes flooded is worrying about how are going to be able to pay for all the damage repairs.
  • Prepare for the worst: Nobody wants a flooded home, but it is necessary to prepare for it to better keep you and your family safe. Make sure you have some waterproof gear stored in the upper levels of your house along with plenty of food and clean water. Any tools you can keep on hand to help remove access water before a professional company comes would not be a bad idea either.

Whatever your plans are for dealing with the spring weather, make sure you are protecting your family and home. Nobody wants to think about the worst-case scenario, but if it ever happens, you’ll be glad you did!

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