A hurricane can prove to be one of the most expensive disasters to recover from. In addition to flooding and water damage, chances are that you have roof and window damage as well. Entire home structures can be compromised due to a hurricane’s high winds, and floodwater can effectively ruin a ton of your belonging and important files. When you’ve been hit with such a devastating storm, it can be hard to know where to start your clean-up. In this video, we will talk about the first steps to recovering your home after a hurricane.
First of all, you want to take pictures of all of the damage to your home. This will prove useful in claiming insurance. Collect all the receipts that you can, an begin removing debris from the site. If you have minimal damage to your home, you may need only hire out for glass door repair or window replacements, while in extreme cases you may need to trash most of your house. Be sure to take out wet belongings, as they may still be salvageable. Next, you need to call your insurance provider. Get your home insurance situation sorted out before you move forward with the clean-up.