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The keys to a successful preventative maintenance of sewer and drainage systems are regular attention and, pre-emptive steps to deal with problems, and proper construction. Effective maintenance yields multiple benefits: increased performance of the system, lower costs of operation, and a longer lifespan. A properly maintained system will carry outflows more efficiently, giving it…(Read More)

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In early July 2013, the residents of Toronto, Mississauga, and surrounding areas got a rude awakening: the sewer and drainage systems in their homes, that in many cases had never presented a problem over decades, suddenly failed to carry off the water that was falling from the sky faster than the drains could take it…(Read More)

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No matter where you live in the GTA, there is always a risk of basement flooding. Ranging from the miniscule to the legitimate, such is life when living in such a fertile landscape (that happens to be located on the shores of a Great Lake). Preparation is the key to avoiding devastation, and one of…(Read More)

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