DON'T

  • Leave wet fabrics in place; dry as soon as possible. Hang furs and leather goods to dry separately at room temperature.

  • Water Damaged BooksLeave books, magazines or other colored items on wet carpets or floors

  • Water ExtractionUse your household vacuum to remove water

  • Water Damage AppliancesUse TVs or other household appliances while standing on wet carpets, floors or wet concrete floors

  • Water Damage CeilingTurn on ceiling fixtures if ceiling is wet; be sure to keep out of rooms where ceilings are sagging from retaining water.