Sudden warm weather in the Chicago area coupled with recent heavy snowfall makes for a lot of water running over the ground. Since the ground is still frozen, there aren't a lot of places for that water to go. This is why we are seeing streams, and sometimes small rivers running through the streets and parking lots. One unfortunate place for all of this runoff to end up is in the basement of your home.
Be diligent in checking in on your sump pump over the next several days. If you don't have a backup sump pump, now would be a good time to have one installed. Actually, last week was a good time. Now is the second best. Even if you do have a backup sump pump installed, be diligent in checking in to make sure your pump is working correctly. If your primary pump fails, replace it as soon as possible.
I wish you a dry basement.
Author:Brian Kwilosz Phone: 630-701-0397 Dated: March 14th 2014 Views: 783 About Brian: Brian Kwilosz has been a resident of the Chicagoland area for over 20 years. After graduating from G...
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