Our water and sewage systems are hugely important all throughout the country. After all, they help us to live the comfortable lives that so very many of us have become accustomed to. Without water and sewage systems, we would not have toilets in our homes, nor any other aspect of indoor plumbing. Truly even just washing dishes would become more difficult, as would the simple process of bathing. Thanks to our sewer and water systems, however, such things are now common and everyday occurrences, ones that you could even claim that far too many of us take for granted.
However, problems can certainly also arise from such systems, problems that are often linked to flooding. In many a home or place of business (in any structure at all, really), flooding is a risk. In fact, more than 95% of all homes with basements will experience flooding – and the damage that comes along with it – at some point in time. Homes that have crawlspaces – more than 27 million in the United States alone – wil