Storm Damage Photo Gallery

Flooded backyard shown.

Storm Damage in Garfield?

Did you know that Flash floods occur within six hours of the beginning of heavy rainfall? SERVPRO® of Douglas & Otter Tail Counties responds to storm damage emergencies 24-hours a day. To learn more about flash flood safety, read this.

SERVPRO truck and vans parked outside.

Why You Need To Hire Cleanup Professionals After a Flood

Flood water can contaminate the assets in your building. However, a remediation company can clean and dry belongings following a Category 3 loss. Cleaning up flood waters thus requires the expertise of qualified restoration specialists.

six men standing in front of a SERVPRO truck outside,

Texas Winter Storm 2021

SERVPRO of Douglas & Otter Tail Counties is so proud of our team and all of the hard work that they have accomplished! Everyone has been working overtime. We are trying our best to help every customer possible in Texas.

Large icicles trapped underneath a crawl space.

Frozen Water Heater Leak

The water heater broke inside this cabin during our well under freezing conditions. Large icicles formed from the excess water escaping. SERVPRO of Douglas and Otter Tail Counties was on the job within an hour after the call. We are "faster to any size disaster." 

Two SERVPRO vans in front of a SERVPRO trailer.

Hurricane Sally

Heading to Help Rebuild Alabama. We Are SERVPRO Hero Ready! Hurricane Sally is no match for our disaster hero ready team. SERVPRO of Douglas & Otter Tail Counties has the leading team of technicians well verse in water, fire, and mold restoration. 

Wet insulation

Storms Persist

When storms persist throughout the night, major damage can occur. If any pieces of roofing material are torn or damage, water can begin to enter a structure. Water will start pooling in either an attack space or a second story room. 

Home with parts of the roof missing and taped up with a blue tarp.

Neighborhood Affected

As you can see, this home was damaged by a large storm complete with high winds and rain. Emergency teams such as ours are always in high demand during those stormy late hours in the night. We are always available to you no matter what time you reach out.

Room with concrete flooring and a blue air mover.

Flooded Basement

This basement had to be completely stripped of padding, insulation, drywall, and carpet. The room was flooded for more than a few days while the home owners were away on vacation. Water destroys any material when left standing for more than 48 hours. 

debris on wood flooring inside a home.

Storm Debris

This home suffered major damage from a storm that passed through. Their whole roof has been destroyed and left debris spread throughout their home. SERVPRO of Douglas & Otter Tail Counties has a team of professionals on call 24/7. We are always ready to help you! 

Debris bagged up in trash bags and sitting in a home owners green yard.

Debris left on the side of the road for blocks

In a catastrophic events, SERVPRO storm teams come in to help out with the devastation, in hopes to return families to their homes as quick as possible. These homes in Texas were hit hard from hurricane Harvey. This neighborhood had non-salvageable contents and debris line up and down the curbside. SERVPRO of Douglas & Otter Tail Counties was grateful for the opportunity to help out those in need.

Aftermath of a flooded home

This home in Houston, Texas survived Hurricane Harvey, however, their hardwood floors did not. This is just an example of what can happen to your hardwood floors if they ever become completely submerged in inches of standing water.

Hurricane Harvey Affected Whole Neighborhoods

In September of 2017 we sent a team of 6 with 3 SERVPRO vehicles down to Texas to help with Hurricane Harvey clean up. When the lives of so many homeowners were turned upside down because of the flooding, it was good to be able to help with some of the initial clean up and restoration.