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If you have ever experienced damage to your home or business from wind, water or mold, you know how overwhelming the clean-up process can be.

Water Damage Emergency Tips – DO

  •     Stop the water flow if possible
  •     Remove as much excess water as possible
  •     Towel wood furniture, counter tops, etc.
  •     Relocate all knick-knacks, lamps, etc. to a dry safe place
  •     Use wax paper or wood blocks under furniture that cannot be relocated to a dry area
  •     Pin up draperies and upholstery skirts to prevent water circles
  •     Turn on your heating and/or air conditioning system, provided water has not entered the ducts
  •     Remove all non-color fast items like rugs, pillows, etc. and place in a dry area
  •     Remove all loose items on the floor to a dry area

Water Damage Emergency Tips – DON’T

  •     Go near contaminated (sewer) water
  •     Use electrical appliances and outlets in wet areas
  •     Use your household vacuum to extract water
  •     Place wet items on any absorbent surface
  •     Turn on your heating and/or air conditioning system if water has traveled in or through the ducts
  •     Enter rooms if the ceiling is wet and sagging
  •     Leave absorbent materials like boxes, papers, pillows, etc. in the wet area
  •     Let children or the elderly enter the affected areas