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Flooding in Comonfort, Guanajuato, Mexico (C) 2009 Daniel Friedman BUILDING ENTRY for FLOOD DAMAGE: How to safely Enter & Inspect a Building After Flooding from Hurricanes Harvey & Irma

FLOOD DAMAGE REPAIR PRIORITIES - what to do first if flooded by Harvey or Irma

HURRICANE DAMAGE - safety & protection for hurricane Harvey & Irma damaged buildings

WIND DAMAGED BUILDINGS - IRMA's wind damage even when well above water or flood level

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FLOODS IN BUILDINGS - PRIORITIES - see this checklist of what to do first for safety and to protect a flooded building from further damage

Our home page for articles giving in-depth information about building flood damage assessment, cleanup & repair procedures, and flood damage prevention & protection is at FLOOD DAMAGE - home page


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