When your home has been the victim of a hurricane, you are likely to have extensive water, wind, and other forms of property damage that can leave your home in a state of disarray. Ensure the safest environment possible when coming back home by following these steps.
Assess Your Living Situation
Depending on the severity of damage, you have several options:
Consider You and Your Family's Health
Organizations like the Red Cross will be able to help provide counseling, emergency food supply, and various other emergency resources to those affected. If you or a family member is struggling, it is important to reach out to the resources available.
File Your Insurance Claim
Insurance companies will be extremely busy after a disaster, so, contact yours immediately to file a claim; they’ll likely need
It’s best to assess the damage, then, prioritize what needs to be fixed. The more severe damages like water damage will need to be addressed first to decrease the chance of residual effects, which includes:
Embrace Your New Normal
The time following a hurricane can come with substantial changes to your life. At Abba Property Solutions, we are committed to making this process as painless and seamless as we can for you. Contact us today to see how we can help you mitigate damage in the event of a hurricane and navigate the waters of a new normal.
For anyone living or traveling along the Atlantic or Gulf of Mexico’s coastlines mid-May through November, learning how to stay safe is critical. Once you have a hurricane warning in your area, that means there’s 36 hours or less until the storm hits, so make your final preparations. Abba takes your safety seriously, so follow these safety precautions.
First Things First — Secure Your Home and Your Safety
Stay Inside to Stay Alive
If you do stay home, make sure you stay inside to avoid being hit by flying debris or struck by lightning. While inside, follow these tips:
It's Not the End, It's the Eye
Keep in mind that there will be a calm in the storm. This is called the "eye", but it's not the end, it's the middle. Once the "eye" passes, you will experience the eye wall where high winds and thunderstorms could strike again.
We’re Here For You
If the time comes, and you ever need our water damage repair services, you can take comfort in knowing that Abba has been there for the Jacksonville community since 1985. Make Abba your first and only choice for emergency water damage, storm, and disaster repairs, and contracting services to rebuild homes and commercial properties alike. We're ready to welcome you to our family. Contact us today to see how we can help.