Salt Lake City Office
1152 W 2400 S,
West Valley City, UT 84119
St. George Office
368 Commerce St Unit 30-31,
Hurricane, UT 84737
1805 2900 S Unit #1,
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: (801) 355-4433
Spring is a beautiful time of year, with warmer temperatures, blooming flowers, and the return of outdoor activities. However, spring also brings an increased risk of flooding, which can cause significant damage and even be life-threatening.
It’s important for homeowners to be aware of the risks of spring flooding and take steps to prevent and prepare for potential emergencies. Here’s how to prepare your home for spring flooding, how you can prevent water damage, and emergency measures you can take to protect yourself and your property.
Preparing for spring floods is crucial to minimize the potential damage to your property. It only takes two feet of rushing water to move most vehicles, including heavy SUVs and pick-up trucks.
Here are some important steps you can take to prepare for potential flooding:
By taking these steps, you can minimize the risk of damage and harm.
While spring flooding can be unpredictable, there are steps you can take to protect your home to prevent or minimize the impact of spring flooding. These can include:
When it becomes clear that a spring flood is unavoidable, emergency measures are crucial to ensuring the safety of you and your family. If flooding is imminent, turn off the electricity and gas to your home. Move any valuables to higher ground and, if possible, move your car to higher ground.
If you’re instructed to evacuate, do so immediately. Remember that floodwaters can be extremely dangerous, so it’s important to stay safe and follow the advice of local authorities. In an emergency, have a disaster kit with essential supplies, including food, water, and medications.
At Whipple Service Champions, we understand the importance of protecting your home in the event of a flood. If you’ve been affected by a spring flood or want to protect your home with the help of flooding professionals, we offer an array of services, including:
Contact Whipple Service Champions today to learn more about how we can help protect your home from spring flooding.