After a home has sustained damage from a storm the first step is to figure out what needs to be done to start repairing the damage. Knowing what to do and what is needed to ensure that the money spent fixing the home will save the owner, in the long run, is important.
-The first thing to do is file a claim with Homeowners Insurance and Flood Insurance.
-Know whether the home is considered substantially damaged.
-Will permits be required for repair or rebuild of the home?
Asking the right questions and following the right processes will assist the homeowner in any future disasters.