Catch basins, commonly found in older homes in areas with heavy rainfall, play a crucial role in flood prevention by filtering and draining excess water. Regular catch basin cleaning is essential to keep them in good condition. J. Blanton offers catch basin cleaning services in Chicagoland to remove dirt, debris, and waste that can clog basins. Neglecting cleaning can lead to long-term damage, requiring catch basin repair. Signs of potential issues include sinking concrete around the lid, water pooling during heavy rain, constant dampness in the lawn, and flooding in lower floors. Contact J. Blanton for expert catch basin cleaning to prevent flooding risks.