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Weathering A Hurricane
Handy Tips For Before, During, & After a Storm
Talk to your insurance advisor to be sure you have the right coverage. 📱
Listen to weather advisories. ⛈️
Cover windows with plywood.
Repair loose boards, shingles, shutters, guttering, and down spouts. These items could become problems in high winds and torrential rains. 🛠️
Make a home inventory and take photos. 🏠📝📷
Turn your refrigerator to the coldest setting so food will last longer if the power goes out.
Stock up on emergency supplies. This includes a battery-powered radio, flashlights, extra batteries, medicine, a first aid kit, and 5-7 days worth of non-perishable food and water. 📻🔋🥫🔦💊💧
Charge your cell phone and fill your car with gas. 🚘
Program all emergency phone numbers into your mobile device. 📱 👨🚒👮🚑
Check on family members. 👨👩👧👦
Windows and door should be closed at all times. 🚪
Stay away from windows.
If flooding begins, turn off the electricity.⚡
If advised to evacuate, do so as soon as possible. 🛣️
Make sure family members and friends are safe. 👨👩👧👦
Notify insurance advisor as soon as soon of damage. 👨💼
Create a list of damaged items & take photos. Do not dispose of damaged items without approval of your insurance carrier. 📓📷
Keep an accurate record of any repairs and expenses. Save receipts. 🤑💳
If evacuated from your home, wait for official notice to return home.