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Archive for Flood Recovery

Rebuilding or Renovating – Tips for Tackling a Huge Project

Rebuilding or Renovating – Tips for Tackling a Huge Project

At Acadian House, our professionals are used to giving advice on home renovations, but with the recent flooding we are going through the rebuilding process ourselves as well. It can be an overwhelming task. We’d like to share some tips on how to tackle the…

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Rebuilding Baton Rouge: Focus Shifts from Cleanup to Construction (InRegsiter)

Rebuilding Baton Rouge: Focus Shifts from Cleanup to Construction (InRegsiter)

For hours, Kristie Overstreet and her family carried what they could upstairs: picture frames, small pieces of furniture, rugs, books, family heirlooms. They emptied under beds, picked up closet floors and stacked chairs on countertops to keep as much as possible safe from the water…

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Safely Cleaning Your Flooded Home:  The Truth About Mold

Safely Cleaning Your Flooded Home: The Truth About Mold

With the Baton Rouge area still in clean up mode after the recent flooding, Acadian House has received many calls and questions about demolition and mold remediation. After a house takes on water, special care needs to be taken to remove mold safely and effectively….

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After The Flood

After The Flood

The Acadian House Kitchen + Bath Design showroom was fortunate to have not received any damage from the flood despite the roads leading into the Industriplex being covered with water several days after the storm. Our team is also safe and sound after the storm, despite some of their homes…

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What To Do in the First 24 Hours After a Flood

What To Do in the First 24 Hours After a Flood

Avoid Additional Risks Upon returning to your home, check for any visible structural damage like warping, loosened or cracked foundation issues, and contact utility companies if you suspect damage to water, gas, electric and sewer lines. In addition, it’s important to have a working flashlight…

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