Flood prevention / Discussions

How does a Passive House handle floods?

...flood incident, either from inside (burst water tank) or from outside (like New Brunswick’s spring floods)? That’s more of a durability issue than wall perfor...

Posted by Wendy Tsao May 7, 2018, 12:46 p.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses

What type of green flooring is best for a basement floor?

We just had a rare flash flood which raised the water table and forced water into our basement between the floor and wall. It was a finished basement with carp...

Posted by Jeff Krohn Sept. 15, 2019, 5:52 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses

What is the best way to renovate a basement after a flood?

...prevention is better than cure - check out our guide on preventing basements from flooding by maintaining exterior drains, fitting sump pumps, high water alarms...

Posted by Wren Toombs June 18, 2018, 10:52 a.m. Foundation and basement improvements 2 Responses