Yes, Virginia, It Really Does Rain in Rancho Santa Fe. When The Sun Comes Out, Will Your Place Be Dry?

The rainy season has officially begun!  Where rain falls, water damage tends to follow.  Have you done everything you can to prevent water damage?

10 Ways to Prevent Water Damage:
  1. Clean and inspect gutters regularly
  2. Keep downspouts clear of any blockage
  3. Repair or replace roofing as needed
  4. Be sure soffit vents are clean and unobstructed
  5. Check for any cracks or peeling paint – these could indicate moisture retention
  6. Fill low spots around building foundation with clean fill dirt
  7. Create slope away from structure to drain runoff properly
  8. Trim plants around building to avoid growth of mold or mildew
  9. Make sure landscaping has adequate drainage
  10. Apply a waterproofing coating to interior or exterior basement walls

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