Storm Damage Do's and Don'ts!
Do's and Don'ts to help minimize storm damage:
-Ensure local authorities have given the "all clear" for your area.
-Ensure your electricity is turned off before entering a flooded structure.
-Remove as much excess water as possible with wet-dry vacuums, mops, and towels.
- Remove and prop wet upholstery and pillow cushions for drying.
-Use your household vacuum to remove water.
-Leave wet fabrics in place; dry as soon as possible.
-Leave books, magazines or other colored items on wet carpet or floors.
-Use television or other household appliances while standing on wet floors or carpets.