Secure your home from storm ad to serious damage to your home and property.
For security of your garage door You’ll need to check that the tracks are aligned as well as that there are no loose screws or bolts. It is also important to inspect the weather-stripping surrounding the door to check that it’s good working order. Garage door services can assist you in this.
Make sure you board up any windows on your garage doors. Winds that are strong can shatter the windows, allowing wind and rain into the garage. There is also the possibility to consider the installation of a garage door brace. This is a steel frame that is mounted to the top of the garage door. It assists in keeping it safe during high winds.
4. Install gutters and Downspouts
If you don’t have gutters and downspouts on your home, now is the time to install them. They help to divert water from your property and keep it from leaking into the floor or foundation. They also aid in keeping an exterior home in good condition and maintained.
Downspouts are made to remove water from your house and must be set within 5 feet of the foundation. If they’re notinstalled, the rainwater could cause damage to your foundation or seep into your basement.
Be sure to clear any debris from the gutters and downspouts before a storm hits. This will make sure that they will be able to do their work effectively when it begins falling.
If you want, ask your gutter installer to put in gutter guards. They’re screens or covers that protect the gutters and prevent debris from entering. The covers can also stop rainwater from getting backed up. This can cause serious damage.
5. You should be prepared for any bugs that may be present.
Be sure to safeguard your house against storm damage. It is common to see the appearance of termites, swarmers and mosquitoes after a storm. They are annoying and can cause damage to your house and spreading diseases.
They can be sprayed out by wearing a