- Talk with neighbors around your potential home. See if any of them have had issues in the past.
- Use this Flood zone map: http://globalfloodmap.org/Canada
- Use an experiences and diligent home inspector, such as myself, to check for any signs of possible previous flooding in the home.
"Is my house going to flood?" - If you have ever asked that, then you are not alone. Flooding is an issue that is hard to predict, but one where you CAN lower your risk. Especially when you are buying a home, you should do some research beforehand. Here are some simple things you can do to help protect yourself and your investment:
Dennis Moore, Certified Professional Home Inspector
Home Inspections in:Whitby, Oshawa, Pickering, Ajax, Courtice, Bowmanville, Newcastle, Port Perry, Port Hope and Cobourg Ontario