It’s time to get your home in shape for the rainy days with a simple checklist that’ll leave you feeling safeguarded and ready. With rain storms being one of the leading causes for property damage and insurance claims, we urge that you follow the suggestions given by Ready.gov – the official site for Homeland Security.
- Create a perimeter around your home by cutting down and pruning trees or branches which could fall on your home.
- Reinforce the fences surrounding your property and secure any outdoor furniture if it cannot be brought in.
- Always make sure to clean gutters and drains of any leaves or clutter.
- Check the sealant on your windows and doors and apply where drafts are felt.
We hope this easy to-do guide for rainy day prep will help you protect your home.