Water Damages to Your Business
A Commercial Water Damage can happen at any time. The effects of a water damage can be devastating to a business owner who is now left with the responsibility of cleaning up the aftermath, and deciding what steps to take next.
If a water damage occurs in your business, do you know what steps to take? Do you know who you would call in the instance?
Some tips to help prevent a large scale water damage in your business:
- Know where you water shutoff valves are.
- Have a contingency plan if you are not available.
- Create an emergency plan with a list of what to do in this circumstance, and a list of numbers of who to call.
- Make sure to have someone you trust who is allowed to make decisions if you are unavailable.
It is the best idea to locate someone in your local area who handles water damage, and have that number listed along with your other emergency contacts. Know your insurance agent, and have that number available as well.
SERVPRO of Pearl River provides 24 hour, 7 days a week, 365 days a year emergency response for any time you have a water damage. We have crews on call specifically to handle this.