How to: Emergency Home Repair – Roof Tarps & Board Ups!

May 1, 2015 [ssba]

In Need of An Emergency Home Repair?

Allied Restoration walks you through the temporary repair process for your home. Watch as the Allied Team boards up the affected area of a home and covers a roof after a leak to prevent further damage, and secures contents inside the home.

Why Allied Boards Up Your Property

Purpose of Boarding Up: 

  • Safety Precautions: Our Team wants to make sure that your home is safe and that no one can enter the premises when the Allied Team in not working on your home.
  • Minimize Liability Exposure: By boarding up your home you took the appropriate safety measures to protect your home. In return, you will be able to minimize your liability when your house is exposed to other outside factors.
  • Secure Contents Inside: Last, but certainly not least, we want to make sure your contents inside are not being damaged or stolen. Therefore, we board up all entries to the home so that we can avoid having your contents inside get damaged.

Types of Materials Required

  • Plywood
  • 2×4
  • Bolts
  • Latches
  • Locks

Why Allied Tarps the Roof of Your Property

Purpose of Tarping a Property: We tarp your roof mainly for the weather conditions, saving you from water leaks inside the home and avoiding water damage. If you leave your roof exposed you are very likely to get dust in your home. In extreme cases, you house could actually suffer from extra damage by not taking care of the issue in time. The tarp can stay on your home as a temporary fix, however, we do recommend you get your roof fixed as soon as possible to avoid any further damage to your home.

Types of Materials Required:

  • Tarps
  • 6 Mill Plastic
  • Sand Bags
  • 2×4

If you would like more information on the process or pricing of the boarding or tarping process then please contact us. We are excited to begin working on your home restoration and protecting your home from any immediate damage or losses.

Having a professional restoration company like Allied Restoration to handle water damage, fire damage or mold remediation during an emergency will give you a peace at mind!