What To Do In The First 24hrs After A Flood
Whether a flood is caused by ground water, falling water, or home water system malfunction, there are some best practices you’ll need to employ within the first 24 hours after the flood to ensure the safety of your home and family and give you the outcome possible with your insurance company.
Avoid Additional Risks. If the flood was serious enough for you to leave your home, be sure you stay safe upon your return.
- Take Pictures.
- Protect Your Health.
- Call Your Insurance Company.
- Find Out if You’re in a Disaster Area.
- Remove Water.
- Mitigate Mold Damage.