During a flood there is a risk that sewage will back up into your home. Contact with sewage can make people sick, so you should plug your drains and weight them down with a sandbag. You should also put a sandbag in your toilet bowl.

When cleaning up after a flood, its important to use disinfectant. And keep children and pets away until the clean-up is done.

 

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During a flood there is a risk that sewage will back up into your home. 

 

During a flood there is a risk that sewage will back up into your home. Contact with sewage can make people sick, so you should plug your drains and weight them down with a sandbag. You should also put a sandbag in your toilet bowl.

When cleaning up after a flood, its important to use disinfectant. And keep children and pets away until the clean-up is done.

 

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