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Old 08-27-2011, 08:49 PM
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Originally Posted by DonnaMaria View Post
A few houses have sand bags but they won't help me. My house is on a little hill. I got water in my basement when the water table got too high and the water seeped into the foundation. I had the soil graded away from the house and a new gutter system installed since the last flood.........and I got a new shop vac. So we'll see.

They just included a tornado watch until 8 tonight. My biggest concern is the 70 year old old trees around my house.
Trees can live for centuries, so long as they are well routed and dont have too many unsupported or heavily laiden boughs
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