Don’t want to turn your basement into an unwanted swimming pool this Summer? These must-read tips can protect you from a flooded basement before it’s too late! Summertime is here and there are a few things every homeowner should know to help eliminate the possibility of having water damage occur in your home. When it gets hot outside, homeowners inevitably use more water to help keep things cool. Every time a homeowner uses a “plumbing” source, the change of having incurring water damage increases. Here are the most common things a homeowner can do to help mitigate potential flooding:
If you follow some of these basic steps you will eliminate a lot of unwanted stress and should be able to sleep soundly at night. However, if you do suffer a flooded basement or any water damage, please call right away to have the water extracted and the site evaluated for damage before dangerous mold forms and your carpet and walls are completely ruined. Be sure to use a licensed and certified water damage restoration or disaster cleanup company. Quality Disaster Cleanup is licensed, IICRC Certified and standing by 24 hours a day to respond to your emergency.