Water damage is one of the most severe problems that can affect your home. Improper and inadequate restoration can lead to long-term consequences like mold or even a compromised structure.
Here are some do’s and don’ts when it comes to water damage restoration.
When you’ve got water coming into your home from any source, you have a serious problem. Water that is left in place can destroy your personal property, along with the structure of your home. It’s important to get the source of the water addressed and mitigation underway right away.
Do Secure the Area
In the case of water damage from burst pipes or other sources within the home, turn off the water supply immediately. Shut down your home’s power, as well.
If the water is coming in from outside, cover the exposed structure with tarps to prevent more water from entering your home. Continue reading “Water Damage Restoration: Do’s and Don’ts”