Winter Weather Advisory Tips from SERVPRO of Midtown Manhattan
New York City & the Tri State Area are under a Winter Weather Advisory which means expectant winter weather conditions including snow accumulation, freezing rain, and sleet. The following Winter Weather Advisory Tips are available through SERVPRO of Midtown Manhattan - We can do as little or as much as you want!
Winter Weather Checklist for Your Home:
Put weather strips on doors & windows to prevent heat from escaping.
Insult water lines that run along outer walls of home - to prevent frozen pipes.
Chimney & flue inspection.
Purchase a fire extinguisher.
Check roof for any possible leaks - repair them if necessary.
Purchase salt & sand for the entryway of your home.
Purchase bottled water, batteries, a first-aid kit, and canned food in case of an emergency.
Keep your home temperature above freezing (even if you are not home) - to prevent frozen pipes.
Make sure to keep space heaters at least 3 feet away from any flammable items & always turn them off before leaving the house or going to sleep.
Help others - check to see that your elderly neighbors are prepared for winter weather as well!
Power Outage Safety Checklist:
Have a flashlight in your home.
Leave water taps slightly open to drip continuously.
Conserve heat by keeping doors and windows closed unless absolutely necessary to open them.
Dress warm & stay dry.
As temperatures drop through the week, SERVPRO of Midtown Manhattan wants to reminds everyone to be prepared for any size disaster - SERVPRO of Midtown Manhattan is Faster to Any Size Disaster. For 24/7 Emergency Service call 212-768-9400!