What to Do When Damage Occurs to Your Home

March 31, 2021

From water leakage to acts of nature, your home is bound to experience some damage along the way. As a homeowner, you need to first assess the damage, do your research, and then make a plan! ACP Homes has the ability to accommodate all of your repair needs and can handle the damage ASAP!

Assess The Damage

There are plenty of issues that can easily be repaired by yourself by simply researching a Youtube video. On the other hand, there are some projects that should be strictly left to the professionals! When it comes to potential structural integrity, extreme water damage, and fire damage it is best to immediately call the appropriate professionals to assess the situation. When specifically dealing with structural integrity, such as wall damage from a burst pipe or leak, the safety of being in your home is at risk and you should not hesitate to seek help from a professional.

Do Your Research

When finding the right person to repair your home it is vital to assure you are working with an experienced professional. With serious damage, it is worth the extra time and money to get the job done right the first time and to never have doubt about the safety and longevity of the repairs. There are plenty of repair companies that could take risky short-cuts for a cheaper fix so be sure to find a professional that you know you can trust. Certain issues, such as dealing with water damage, could even cause further repercussions such as black mold. 


Black mold is a toxic fungus and can lead to a variety of health issues typically occurring within the respiratory system. Black mold is just one of the multiple health hazards that could arise when damage occurs. With potential hazardous risks occurring from home damage, a trusted team of experienced professionals is the safest and smartest way to go! 

Make a Plan

After you have assessed the damage and have done your research, it is time to make a decision on how to go about fixing the problem within your home. At times, severe damage can be extremely costly and it may not be worth the time and money to make the repairs for your particular situation. If you find that you are not in the position to properly make the repairs to your home, whether it is financial or you simply do not see the value, it may be time to consider selling your home in its current condition. 


ACP Homes has been able to fast-track the home selling process regardless of its current condition so that you can focus on the next chapter of your life. Selling your home to ACP Homes means that you do not have to make a large investment in making your house market-ready or deal with the competitive marketplace! If you aren’t ready to sell your home, APC Homes is ready to help you invest in your home through remodels and general contracting. Maybe the damage done within your home gives you the perfect opportunity to develop and enhance your home. Partnering with ACP Homes would guarantee that the project is done properly and aligns directly with your goals and dreams! Lastly, the damage simply may not be repairable and beyond a worthwhile investment. 


If you find yourself in this position, it may be time to give us a call about beginning new construction. ACP Homes has extraordinary experience with demolition and the development of building dream homes from the ground up. 


We value our clients as partners and work with you to turn your dreams into a reality with expert craftsmanship and finesse. We would love to hear from you and are happy to answer any questions you may have about selling your home, remodeling, general contracting, or new construction! Contact us today!