Severe Wind Damage in South Haven
Being close to Lake Michigan, South Haven can experience more severe winds than inward. Many of these wind storms will cause power outages. SERVPRO of Van Buren County responds to storm damage emergencies throughout the year. Below are some tips for protecting yourself during a power outage:
- Keep freezers and refrigerators closed.
- Only use generators outdoors and away from windows.
- Do not use a gas stove to heat your home.
- Disconnect appliances and electronics to avoid damage from electrical surges.
- Use alternate plans for refrigerating medicines or power-dependent medical devices.
- If safe, go to an alternate location for heat or cooling.
- Check on your neighbors.
If your home or business is damaged by wind or other severe weather, SERVPRO of Van Buren County has the equipment, training, and experience to help make it "Like it never even happened." Call us today, 269-639-0464