[LMB] OT: Tip

Lucy Chubb lucy at chubb.wattle.id.au
Fri Dec 3 22:06:26 GMT 2021


Just generally have a look at historic flood patterns. (from personal experience:
as a childhood home was prone to regular flash flooding... my parents didn't
choose to live there particularly, it's just that it was cheap because of the
flooding and they couldn't afford elsewhere).

L

On Fri, Dec 03, 2021 at 08:38:39AM -0600, Tony Zbaraschuk via Lois-Bujold wrote:
> Further tip: Be wary of houses where the ground slopes away from the road
> toward the house.  Very interesting things happen in heavy rainstorms.
> 
> 
> Tony Z
> who is very thankful the previous owners did some berm-building to divert
> rainwater around the house in such cases.
> 
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