As we see and experience the widespread devastation in Texas, we also see an outpouring of support and help. In the face of tragedies, we also get to see the best in others. Regardless of how many miles separate us, there is a desire to help from all over the country, and even all over the world.
As restoration professionals, some of us have deployed, some of us live and work in the affected regions, and some of us feel compelled to help in some way. It is intrinsic to our nature to respond and help people recover.
As our industry will be instrumental to the recovery and restoration of the areas that Hurricane Harvey destroyed. And as we help the victims, the buildings, belongings, businesses, lives, and livelihoods, it is our moment to shine as an industry.
The following is a list of things to consider as the restoration industry responds and shines: