Storms typically bring wind and rain showers, and both can cause damage to communities in it’s pathway. Severe storms occur when hail, high wind, and tornadoes are present within the storm. High winds can remove siding from your home, tear shingles off of your roof, and even blow foreign debris in the air. If you’re local weather service announces that a severe storm watch or warning are in effect, you should take precautions to protect yourself.
- Supply your home with an emergency supply kit.
- Recommended items include a first aid kit, food (non-perishable), water, battery operated flashlights, hygiene items and sometimes cash.
- Create a family emergency exit plan.
- Stay inside.
- Secure any outdoors objects such as patio furniture, plants, etc. to prevent them from blowing away or being damaged.
When a storm presents itself unexpectedly, actions need to be taken immediately. Local emergency services will be on standby, as well as your local SERVPRO of Decatur. As soon as you realize you have water, storm, or fire damage, call us immediately. We can be on site as soon as possible with skilled professionals and advanced equipment.
Call us today at 256-340-1541