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Prevent basement flooding with perimeter drain maintenance — RainTek interviewed by CanadianUnderwriter.ca

25

Jul 2014

Prevent basement flooding with perimeter drain maintenance — RainTek interviewed by CanadianUnderwriter.ca

“Waking up to the sound of rushing water in the house can be pretty unnerving. For Madeleine Bragg and her husband Mike, they faced a flooded basement. “Mike gets up at 5 a.m. to go to work and he heard this sound like a waterfall. He opened the door to the stairs and it was a waterfall going into our basement,” says Madeleine. The couple...

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Raintek now on youtube

22

May 2012

Raintek now on youtube

We do a lot of waterproofing and drainage jobs, but sometimes it’s hard to explain to our customers EXACTLY what is going on under their driveways, foundation or yard. So what better way to than to show you some video of common drainage and foundation problems than to have them all on youtube? We’ll be documenting a variety of projects over the next little while...

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Home inspections in Victoria (Why they are important)

20

Mar 2012

Home inspections in Victoria (Why they are important)

Buying a home can certainly be a challenging and anxiety filled experience if you don’t have a proper home inspection done. Even traditional home inspection companies don’t always know what to look for when it comes to inspecting you homes exterior and foundation for signs of water damage and potential problems. As recently seen on CBC, this Victoria home owner did not disclose the problems...

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RainTek’s top 5 tips for winterizing your home.

08

Nov 2011

RainTek’s top 5 tips for winterizing your home.

The wet and cool season is quickly falling upon us, which means it’s time to winterize your home. There are many different things you can do both on the interior and exterior of your home to achieve this. We’ve put together a checklist of essential “to-dos” around your home before the first cold snap and heavy rains hit. Feel free to review our recommendations and...

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RainTek receives our official trademark certification recognition

08

Nov 2011

RainTek receives our official trademark certification recognition

We are proud to announce our recent completion of the Trademark process for our brand. One happy customer and dry basement at a time, we have built a rock solid foundation as Victoria’s most recognized name in drainage, foundations and leaky basement restoration. Our acceptance as a registered trademark brand helps establish and protect RainTek as one of the industry leaders. We want to thank...

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RainTek and Buddy. More about our donation to the SPCA for Buddy’s recovery

10

Aug 2011

RainTek and Buddy. More about our donation to the SPCA for Buddy’s recovery

At RainTek, we love animals which is why when we heard about Buddy the dogs tragic story recently, we just had to help!  We are urging our fellow Victorian’s and pet lovers to donate to the BC SPCA and RainTek will MATCH your donation until the $5000 needed for Buddy is raised. Donations can be made through Penny at the Victoria SPCA 250-388-7722. More about...

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