STOPPING BASEMENT WATER LEAKAGE

LANDSCAPING The industry recognized rule-of-thumb for proper drainage away from a building through the landscaping is a minimum of a 5% to 10% slope away from the building, for at least ten feet from the building. This equates to a minimum of a six to 12 inch slope away from the building. Over time, the …

PROPER ATTIC VENTILATION IN A HEATING CLIMATE

This content has been created for those in the insurance & construction industry. (A heating climate is where you spend more money on heating your home in the winter than money spent cooling you home in the summer.) VENTILATION MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS – The industry recognized rule-of-thumb for attic ventilation minimum requirements is to provide one …