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Out of State Resources: Using a Moisture Meter Before Rebuilding

By North Dakota State University Extension

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource is a video on why and how to use a moisture meter before rebuilding a flooded home.

Out of State Resources: Flooded Home: Inspecting the Outside of the Structure

By North Dakota State University Extension

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource is a video on how to inspect the outside of the structure of a flooded home before beginning the rebuilding process.

Out of State Resources: Flooded Home: Checking Out the Mechanical Systems

By North Dakota State University Extension

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource is a video on how to check the mechanical systems in a flooded home before beginning the rebuilding process.

Out of State Resources: Check Flooded Buildings' Structural Soundness

By North Dakota State University Extension

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource is a brief, bulletpointed overview of how to check flooded buildings for structural soundness.

Out of State Resources: Flood-damaged Carpets, Rugs May Be Saved

By North Dakota State University Extension

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource reviews how to handle flood damaged carpets and rugs. It provides tips on deciding whether or not to throw out rugs or carpets that have been in contact with water. Additionally, it reviews steps for reducing musty smells in carpet.

Out of State Resources: Check Your Sump Pump

By North Dakota State University Extension

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource briefly reviews how to check your sump pump including frequently asked articles.

Out of State Resources: Cleaning a Flooded Crawlspace

By North Dakota State University Extension

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This is a brief article on how to clean out a flooded crawlspace.

Out of State Resources: Flooded House Clean-up

By Kenneth Hellevang

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource is a set of PowerPoint slides on flooded house clean up. It includes information about different hazards that may be present following a flood, how to clean out a home safely by taking into consideration mold and other contaminants. This resource also discusses structural integrity including a cleanout sequence and how to decide what to save or throw out.

Out of State Resources: Preparing Flood-damaged Homes for Winter

By Kenneth Hellevang

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource is a quick fact sheet on how to prepare a flooded home for winter. This resource includes topics such as insulation and heat, how to reduce soil moisture, how to remove moisture from the home, how to protect water pipes sewer drains, and more.

Out of State Resources: Structure, Utilities and Mold

By Kenneth Hellevant

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource is the second of five videos and a series on flooded house clean up. This video coveres issues such as evaluating homes for structural integrity, how to shut off electric and gas, and how to clean affected parts of the home.