With record snowfalls this winter and temperatures warming up, the City of Calgary is offering tips to homeowners to ensure they are aware of the action they need to take to protect their homes with the expected rapid snow melt we’re about to experience.
- Clear off those catch basins to allow water to flow and avoid pooling
- Point downspouts away from your home’s foundation
- Clear snow away from your foundation and window wells
- Check your furnace and exhaust vents to make sure they are clear of ice and snow
Implementing these simple tips could go a long way to reduce the risk of a potential loss.