After a water line breaks in your home, your sewer backs up, or outside precipitation causes flooding that enters your home, you will need to clean up the mud, water, sewage, and any other mess the flooding has caused to your home. There are many tips to help you complete this clean-up task using anything from simple equipment to professional services. Here are some recommendations to help you clean up after water damage to your home interior.
At first thought, water in your basement may not seem like that big of a deal. You pump it out, replace a few floorboards, and everything goes back to normal -- right? Well . . . hopefully. Not to scare you, but water in the basement can actually present a few risks, and it is best that you are aware of these so that you can protect yourself and your family members as you deal with your wet situation.