Preparing For Hurricane Season
Hurricanes can be devastating. Make sure you and your family are prepared and know you can have peace of mind that we are there for you 24 hours a day
Hurricane Season is June 1st through November 30th. Since it's right around the corner, SERVPRO of White Plains/ New Rochelle wants to help make sure you and your family are safe and prepared.
There are a few things you can do now to help reduce damage if there is a hurricane. Stock up on batteries and water, check to see if your flashlights are all working, and, if you have one, make sure your generator is in good working order.Prepare an emergency supply kitClean out gutters and trim trees and shrubsInspect your roof, siding, foundation, and basement to identify areas that need to be repaired or replacedCheck that your sump pump is working
Before the StormBring lawn furniture, trash cans, and toys insideCover windows with 5/8 inch plywood that's cut to fit and ready to install.Fill your gas tankPark car in a garage or next to a building to protect from wind and debrisCharge your cellphone and other electronics.
During a StormListen to radio or tv for informationAvoid using phone except for emergenciesStay inside unless you are told to evacuateStay away from windows and external doorsKeep your emergency kit with youIf water starts to come in your home, lift any clothes to a higher place
If you experience water damage call us at :
We service Portchester, Rye, Ryebrook, Harrison, Larchmont, Mamaroneck, New Rochelle, and White Plains. Don't wait to call! the longer you wait the more damage could occur.