Unfortunately, garages are fairly prone to flooding. They are not very well-protected when water levels start to rise. A lot of weather strips on garage doors are worn and need to be replaced. If they create a perfect seal, there is less of an issue when it rains. Usually excess water can seep right into the garage, causing standing water throughout that space.
Instead of feeling concerned and stressed any time it rains, you should have garage flood vents installed. These vents are built into the wall of the garage and provide a place for the garage to drain if water starts to accumulate.
Since rain could lead to damaging your garage and anything you store in your garage, it is best to have garage flood vents installed right away. This will protect your garage and everything you keep on the floor. Water can be very damaging, and you want to make sure you’re prepared in the event that there may be flooding where you live.
You will feel more confident when it is storming if you have garage flood vents. It will be a relief to know that you will not have standing water sitting in your garage. Please let us know if you have any questions about why you need these vents or how you can have them installed. We are happy to help you create a safe environment in your garage that will be able to adequately remove excess water and protect everything you keep in that space.