flood can do a lot of damage to your home, often in ways that you
might not expect. If your home has suffered flood damage in San
Diego, here are some repair tips to keep in mind.
of all, you will need to contact your insurance company and a
contractor who handles flood
damage in San Diego as soon as you
recognize that you have a problem. That will ensure that all of your
bases are covered and that any serious damage can be repaired
quickly. Document any damage that you can to make an accurate report
to your insurance company.
turn off the electricity in any areas where there is standing water.
This will reduce the risk of electrocution and ensure that any
appliances and devices that are affected aren’t too severely damaged.
next step will be to go through any belongings that are affected by
flooding. Wet food should be thrown away, and anything of value that
can be saved should be removed and placed someplace dry.
it comes time to actually clean up your home and dry everything out,
you will need to watch for signs of mold and damaged drywall. You’re
usually better off pulling up and replacing any carpet that’s been
soaked through, but mildly wet carpet can be dried with a
dehumidifier or a fan. If you don’t know what to do about any area
that is severely damaged or you have any questions, don’t hesitate to
Vista Flood Restoration Inc.
for advice. You can also contact us online for more information.