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6 Do’s And Don’ts In A Water Damage Emergency

Icon Restoration Services Inc
Publication date:
December 13, 2021
Article Summary: 

Water damage restoration is crucial for avoiding long-term damage, structural integrity difficulties, and feared mold development. To deal with water damage, there are certain dos and don’ts that one should be aware of. First, ensure that it's safe to be near the water and turn off the water and power supplies. Second, contact your insurance company to report the damage. Third, remove any valuable items and transport them off-site. Fourth, if the equipment or furniture hasn't already been destroyed, transport it to the highest level of your building or stack it on top of other furniture. Finally, don't attempt to fix things on your own, as determining the amount of the damage by merely looking at it may be difficult. It is crucial to call professionals immediately to avoid further damage. Delaying seeking assistance could lead to higher costs and further damage.


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Icon Restoration Services Inc
6 Do’s And Don’ts In A Water Damage Emergency
December 13, 2021
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