There's nothing worse than finding that your basement floor drain has clogged up and there is water everywhere. Since the basement floor drain is usually the final stop for all pipes leading out of the house, tell family members not to run any water...
If your basement has flooded due to a your basement drain being clogged up, you can either call in a professional, or handle it yourself. The main tool you will need is a drain snake to remove the clog. You can find more info at: www.ehow.com