The Aftermath Of Snow Storms and Flooding

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Most people don’t think about snow storms causing flooding inside and outside your home.  However, it is a reality that happens all too often. If you develop any type of flooding this winter, make sure you call a disaster clean up company to clean the mess. Disaster Cleanup Services offers complete clean up from all types of flood problems. From frozen pipes and leaky roofs to sewage problems because of flooding, we cover it all.

  • Frozen Pipes

Frozen pipes are very common in the winter. They can happen because of a snow storm, or just because the temperatures got too low in your home. If the pipes aren’t handled in a prompt manner it can cause your home to flood and water damage to occur. This is a serious issue that should only be handled by professionals.

  • Leaky Roofs

Snow storms can cause shingles to loosen or break. It can also cause ice dams to occur. These are two common reasons your roof may leak during the winter months. If you see discoloration on your ceiling or have water pouring into your home, call a professional immediately. The faster someone responds the better the chances of saving all your items from water damage is.

  • Sewage

Sewage is never a pleasant thing to clean up. However, it is hazardous to your health and should only be handled by professionals that are certified and licensed to clean and dispose of sewage. Sewage can back up for a number of reasons. It could happen because of flooding as well as because your tank is having problems. Whatever the case, it is important to handle this type of problem quickly.

  • Wet Carpets/Flooded Homes

With snow storms, leaks, or other problems can come wet carpets and flooded homes. If this has happened to you, it is important to call a professional disaster clean up company immediately. Water can cause major damage to your home if it is left for too long. It can also cause mold and rot if you do not remove it all properly. This is why it is important to call a company like Disaster Cleanup Services.

If you have any of these things happen to you this winter, don’t stress. Your home can be restored and everything returned back to normal. The company will even help you with your insurance claims if needed.