Home Improvement

Too Much Water is a Bad Thing

Too Much Water

Flooding inside your house is always a surprise. It can come from hurricanes and storms, a snapped pipe or a broken appliance, flooding is a disaster for a home owner worried about protecting their investment. The key is quick reaction, since in humid Florida weather not removing the water quickly can result in mold, an environmental problem that is more difficult to repair then flood damage.

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Is it an Emergency?

Coming home to water on the floor of the house or the garage is a homeowner’s nightmare. The first step is seeing were the water is coming from and stopping the flow if possible. If you can’t find (or turn) the shutoff valves for the sink, the dishwasher or the washing machine you can always shut off the main supply to the house, make sure you know where that is. It’s usually near one of the …