Guide for Spring Flooding

We have had unprecedented amounts of snow this year with potentially even more to come! This is a friendly reminder to take the following precautions to prevent/mitigate potential flooding-related issues.

Here's what you should do to prepare:

Additionally, learn how to properly place sandbags here: Flood Preparedness Manual.

Here's what you should do during a flood:

Remember, 6 inches of water can knock a person off their feet; 12 inches can float a car; and 18 inches can sweep away large vehicles.

Water may be hiding sharp objects, electrical wires, washed-out road surfaces, etc. Don’t drive around barricades or into flooded roads — water could be deeper than it appears.

Here's what you should do after a flood:

 

 

Original Source: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Utah Properties Marketing Resource Center

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