Helpful Tips When Water Damage Occurs
WHAT TO DO
DO – Shut off water supply if possible.
DO – Take multiple pictures of the water damages.
DO – Move your paintings, art objects, photos and all valuables to a safe dry location if possible.
DO – Remove if possible, or prop up upholstery, cushions and other furniture subject to damage.
DO – Remove area and throw rugs from wet floors.
DO – Gather as many loose items from the floor as possible.
WHAT NOT TO DO
DO NOT – Take any chances with Electrical Shock
DO NOT – Enter any area with standing water
DO NOT – Vacuum anything
DO NOT – Walk on wet surface if possible
DO NOT – Leave books, magazines, or other items on Wet carpet or floors that can bleed colors.
DO NOT – Delay the longer you wait the more damage occurs.