Home Safety
Tips for returning home safely to engage in cleanup and rebuilding.

Going Home

After the water recedes, floods can pose a number of ongoing health and safety considerations as you return to your property and your home or business. Some simple steps can help make the process safe as we assess and begin to rebuild.

>> Resources for Going Home

Water and Food Safety

Some simple steps to address water and food safety can ensure that you assess, discard or access safe sources of food and water. For homeowners, other systems such as septic, wells and household equipment may have in-line water that needs special attention, as well.

>> Water and Food Safety Information

Clearing Debris and Sanitation

Managing the huge amounts of trash and debris resulting from the flood requires care, understanding and planning. Below are some helpful tools to get you prepared and to manage the debris removal process around you home and property.

>> Clearing Debris and Sanitation Information

Winterizing Your Home

Tips on winterizing your home and preparing yourself and vehicles for freezing temperatures and winter conditions.

>> Tips on Winterizing Your Home and Preparing for Cold Weather