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3 Landscaping Tips for Better Drainage

Donna Campbell Home Owner Associations

Rain and snow runoff in the spring can cause flooding in your HOA. This flooding can cause ponding in lawn areas, impassable streets, and possibly even damage to your pavement. Standing water is also a breeding ground for pests such as mosquitoes. You can combat this flooding with better drainage solutions, and that includes your landscaping choices. If you’ve got …

HOAs and condo associations are responsible for maintaining proper drainage infrastructure to prevent flooding.

3 Stormwater Drainage Problems For Associations

Donna Campbell Home Owner Associations

Seattle has a ‘rainy city’ reputation, but did you know that Chicago is right behind Seattle for average annual rainfall? While Seattle’s rainfall is typically a steady drip, Chicagoland sees downpours that can lead to flooding and drainage problems. Conducting regular structural and functional maintenance of your drainage infrastructure will help with flood control and pollutant removal. Proper drainage will …