It is a very difficult experience to go through hurricane. People emerge out of hurricane having very disturbed minds. Many lives have been lost due to this storm. People have always prepared themselves before the hurricane appears. When the storm has destroyed lives and property there may be a lot of confusion. Take time and inspect your home to ensure if everything is in its appropriate place.
Begin from the roof as you go to every section of the house. Where the roof is very steep and it hard to move on it then you can use binoculars for inspection. Check at the roof planes if they are in the right condition. Establish if there is anything that has been misplaced or loose. Incase there are parts that are not there, look for an urgent solution at first. It is important to ensure that you have put everything in place to sort the challenges that are there with finality.
Any outlet pipes should be checked to ensure they are in the right condition. You should look for a mechanism that is going to help to see inside the outlet. A normal dryer has a steady flow of warm moist steam mostly in a sunny morning.
Inspect the chimney to ensure that there are no unwanted materials inside. You may find leaves blown in the vent. Remove them if there are some.
Inspect the electrical connection of your home. In case you note any disruption call an electrician. Be quick to rectify any electrical challenges without hesitation as it may cause disastrous effects if not handled.
Ensure that the bars are not damaged. Climb on top of a ladder and confirm if they are tightly held.
Water troughs are susceptible to getting harmed by the wind. They can loosen when the wind blows over them. A funnel that has been affected by the wind can fall out of place with ease. Ensure that the gutter does not reach a level where it swings till it falls as it can harm other areas of the building.
Due to a fence being located in the open, it usually gets damaged when hurricane strikes. Walk along the fence to note if they are some areas that have been made weak by the hurricane. Examine the poles to ensure they are in good condition.
Be cautious about the trees that are found around your home. This is because of the damage they can cause in case the trees fall. Get counsel from experts who take care of trees.
Get a contractor do general repair in the house if you cannot handle it by yourself.