Winter Storm Preparation
Winter storm preparation can help to eliminate costly repairs caused when your home or office is not protected from severe cold, snow, and ice.
Protect your roof and inspect gutters, flashing, and even your chimney. Snow on the rooftop sounds nice in a song but it’s not nice when the snow melts and causes an ice dam. Winter storm preparation can help prevent costly water damage. Pipes may burst because they’re in unheated, unprotected spaces without being insulated. Water damage can happen when your attic isn’t well ventilated or insulated. Doing so helps expel the warm air from inside the house and refresh it with cooler outside air which helps prevent condensation from occurring that can lead to mold and mildew, structural damage and ice dams.
Read more tips about How to Protect Your Home From Winter Storms from our friends at USAA Insurance.
If your Chesapeake home or business is damaged from a winter storm, take immediate action to prevent additional damage to your property and call SERVPRO of Chesapeake North at 757-465-9700 the professionals with the winter storm experience and expertise, and the resources to remediate damage caused by winter weather.