Flood Clean-Up Tips

By: WTOK Sister Station WIBW
By: WTOK Sister Station WIBW

We have all witnessed the damage floods can cause. In the wake of severe storms, it's important to protect your family's health.

To safely restore your home following flood damage, use precaution and ensure power has been turned off before entering buildings.

Cover up to keep contaminated water away from your skin.

Immediately discard all items that can absorb water.

Hire a professional. Trained restoration professionals understand and the effects water damage can have on your health and home.

Be aware of scam artists.

To confirm business credentials and for more tips on how to protect your family and property after a flood has damaged your home, visit www.certifiedcleaners.org or call 1-800-835-4624. This message was brought to you by the institute of inspection, cleaning and restoration certification.


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