ERS or Emergency Recovery Service is a service to clean and restore your home, business and personal property after disasters such as flood, hurricane, fire or mold etc.
Many emergency restoration assistance providers offer transport of your personal belongings to the safe area .Here are some recovery measures you can take immediately after a disaster or accident. This quick action can actually help reduce damage and keep you safe. Be sure to contact the ERS Company as soon as possible.
Flood – water damage
First, take people and pets to a dry and clean environment. Do not use any electronic equipment that has been exposed to water. Wipe water off all wood surfaces, but don’t try to wash the surface. And if it’s summer, turn on the air conditioner to help with the drying process.
Strong winds and storm damage
Ensure that people and pets are transported in a dry environment. If the roof is damaged, cover it with plastic or tarpaulin. If you have any doubts about the safety of the roof, wait until professionals are on site.
Close the doors to prevent other rooms from spilling out. Open windows for ventilation. Never use any electrical equipment until it has been tested and confirmed to be safe.
If you’re in doubt whether it’s safe to do any of the above, it’s always best to wait for a disaster recovery service.