Guidelines For Proper Cleaning/Disinfecting After A Flood

Floodwater and standing water can be dangerous and can make you vulnerable to infectious diseases, chemical hazards, and injuries. Know how to protect yourself and your loved ones from the risks brought on by floodwater. 

Please follow the guidelines for proper cleaning and disinfecting after a flood as we have included in our communication. 

  1. What to know about Cleaning a Flooded Basement.
  2. Flood Clean Up Checklist
  3. What Can I Keep?
  4. Immunization Recommendations During Floods
  5. Food Salvage and Food Safety During a Power Outage
  6. Cleaning Flood Damaged Clothing and Linens
  7. Preventing Mold and Mold Growth

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