Preparing For Storms
Preparing for a storm is probably a good idea if your home has been susceptible to suffering storm damage in the past. Following some simple tips may help to ensure that your home is prepared when the storm hits.
• Any of your valuable items should be placed upstairs if possible
• Raise your furniture off the floor by using wooden blocks
• Make sure that your gutters are clear to allow the water to flow away from your home
• In order to avoid a backup, make sure that you remove any debris from your storm drains that may cause a blockage
•In order to deter as much water as possible from entering your home, you can sandbag your doors and window wells