Water and Flood Damage Dos and Dont's

DO...

  • Remove as much excess water by mopping.
  • Wipe water from wood furniture.
  • Prop up wet upholstery cushions
  • Place aluminum foil between furniture legs and wet carpet.
  • Turn on air conditioning in the summer; Turn up the heat and crack open the windows in the winter.
  • Punch small holes in sagging ceilings and place pans beneath.

DO NOT...

  • Leave wet fabrics in place. Dry as soon as possible.
  • Leave books, magazines, or other colored items on wet carpets or floors.
  • Use TVs or other appliances while standing on wet floors.
  • Turn on ceiling fixtures if ceiling is wet.

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us.

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