BBB Storm Resources

  
     

Your Better Business Bureau understands that the days immediately following an unexpected storm or disaster are stressful. Many people are unsure where to begin when needing to make repairs, in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Your BBB has compiled the following list of helpful resources to aid in your clean-up efforts:

         

         

  • BBB Tips on Hiring a Restoration Contractor– Floods and water damage can result in mold damage if left untreated. Deal with water damage quickly and properly to lessen or mitigate the problem of mold contamination.

          

  • BBB Tips on Hiring a Tree Service – Some of the most common “after-disaster” scams involve damage done to trees. Do thorough research to avoid being taken advantage of in the wake of a natural disaster.

          

  • BBB Tips on Hiring a Roofing Contractor – After experiencing severe weather, it is important to read all of the fine print and take certain precautions when hiring a roofing contractor for repairs.

         

  • BBB Tips for Disaster Repair Services – If you suffer auto, home and yard damage after a storm do not feel pressured into making an immediate decision that may have a negative long-term impact.

         

  • BBB Tips on Storm Relief Donations – In the wake of severe storm damage, many people wish to assist victims through donations. Carefully evaluate charities prior to donating and give wisely.

Storm victims should never feel forced to make a hasty decision or choose an unknown contractor. Start with Trust with your Better Business Bureau. For more storm-related resources, lists of BBB Accredited Businesses by industry and Business Reviews you can trust on local companies, visit www.bbb.org or call 877-267-5222.