It’s a fact of life that crises will happen, and if you believe in Murphy’s Law, then you’ll experience your crisis at the worst possible moment. The trick to minimizing the impact of crises is to be prepared for them, and this is especially the case when it comes to water damage in your home. Before calling on the experts from Vintage Reconstruction for water damage restoration service, it’s important to remember a few things.

Stumbling on a flood in the basement or another serious water damage emergency can be disheartening to say the least. It can be natural to ‘freak out’, but it’s important to remain calm and focus on safety before anything else. This means not using any electrical appliances while on the wet area and don’t try cleaning up the mess with an ordinary vacuum. In fact, it’s best to simply avoid the wet or flooded room if the electricity is still on. Your next step, assuming you don’t need to call 9-1-1 first is to give us at Vintage Reconstruction a call for professional assistance in removing the water, cleaning up the area, and restoring the property safely and effectively.

Make sure you’re prepared if you need to deal with a flood or serious water damage in your home. For more helpful information on how best to deal with serious water damage or flooding, simply browse through If you are experiencing an emergency restoration situation or you would like to schedule service, just give us a call at 210-492-4191.