Beta is here, and so are contractors that can help with cleanup.
Beta has arrived and bringing torrential rain, fierce winds and ferocious storm surges with it. Last month, we talked about best ways to prepare your home, and property, for tropical storms and hurricanes. Now, we’re looking at our qualified providers that can help with storm damage and cleanup. Most of the city is seeing flash flooding and inches of water. Read below to find out what Check A Pro qualified contractors you should contact, to help with storm damages.
- Water Restoration
If your home took on water during the storm, it is imperative that you contact a water restoration specialist to help get your home dried out. Since mold formation is typical after hurricane-related flood damage, a three-step process should be followed in order to completely eliminate mold and to protect the home from future damage. Click here for a pre-qualified water restoration specialist.
- Have Your Roof Inspected
Our roofs are under a lot of stress during hurricanes. Just because you aren’t seeing any leaks, doesn’t mean your roof didn’t sustain damage. We can’t stress enough, the importance of getting a roof inspection. Our qualified roofers provide free roof inspections. Click here for a pre-qualified roofer.
If you didn’t have drainage installed prior to the storm, and your yard is holding more water than it should, it’s time to consider putting in yard drains. Yard drains will help pull the water away from your home, and move it to the street. This will help to avoid flooding around the home, where you risk taking in water. Click here for drainage experts.
- Clean your Gutters
After a storm is a great time to have your gutters checked and cleaned. You want to be sure the debris brought in from the high winds of the storm is cleaned out, so water can flow through the gutters properly. Note: If your downspouts don’t drain away of the foundation install a splash block to direct water away from your home’s foundation. Click here for gutter experts.