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This is where we will post industry news as well as helpful hints for the home and business owner in Chicagoland.

Get a Sump Pump in Lake Forest

Lake Forest in Illinois is known for being a Tree City USA because of its commitment to having a community forest. With a population of about 19,400, the city is also part of the Chicago metropolitan area and as such, shares a lot of features the Windy City has.

One of these features Lake Forest shares is its climate. Precipitation is an all year round thing here, with harsh winters and thunderstorms common in spring and summer. Because of this, many homes tend to suffer from having too much moisture in the basement.

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Lake Forest Homeowners - Why DIY Basement Waterproofing is NOT Recommended

A city in Lake County, Illinois, Lake Forest is part of the Chicago metropolitan area and lies on the shore of Lake Michigan. It was founded in 1857 and has evolved to become the headquarters of several Fortune 500 companies.

The area's climate is one where the summers are hot, winters are cold, and thunderstorms are common during spring and summer. This climate tends to make many basements in the area prone to getting wet, damp, or even flooded.

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