Print out this page or save it to your smart phone, then carry it with you in case of an emergency.
We hope the storm doesn’t cause any damage, but if it does, Henry’s Housework will be here to help you no matter what happens.
Roofing Problems: We can repair missing shingles, vents, flashing, siding, fix roof leaks or tarp roofs to solve roofing problems, even Ice Dams.
Gutters: Gutter cleaning, repairs, installations, gutter guards.
Tree Damages: Remove fallen limbs or trees from roof’s, cars, driveways or anywhere else on your property.
Handyman Services: Board up windows, repair any exterior damages to your homes exterior, sheds, fencing or anything else on your property, or in your home.
Basement Flooding: We can pump water out of flooded basements, drain jet plumbing or waste lines to clear blockages.
For Emergency Services Email Us At: Emergency@henryshousework.com
Or you can Text or Call us on our Cell Phones at:
Make sure you back up your computers and unplug them, and any other electrical devices you aren’t using.
I would also suggest photographing the exterior of your home and any important documents you have, and then email them to yourself, just to save them in a safe place in case your home is damaged!
For repairs on Commercial Buildings, Home Owners Associations, Condominiums and Apartments, call Commercial Restorations 301-216-2555
Electricians, Generators, Lighting call Fab Electric (301) 258-0441
Computer repairs, virus removal, backup systems and networking call Real Computer Solutions 301-330-7325
Fire and Water Restoration Services call S. I. Water & Fire Restoration 301-498-1820
Phone Systems for offices and ISP Based phones contact Comtech Systems 301-670-1900
For residential Insurance call Preferred Insurance Solutions 301-428-3344
Heating-Air Conditioning-HVAC Call 301 694-2881 for Quality Air & Heating,
For Commercial Insurance call Carl at LKM Insurance Associates – 301-428-0006
Handyman services in Frederick Maryland call Unique Enterprises 240-674-4400
Roofing call Steve Barrett Contractors 301-258-9432
Emergencies (Fire/Rescue, Police) – 911
Police Non-emergency – 301-279-8000
Fire Non-emergency – 240-777-0744
Allegheny Power – 1-800-255-3443
American Red Cross – 301-588-2515
Bell-Atlantic (Telephone repair) – 301-954-6260
BGE – 1-800-685-0123
Montgomery County 24-hour Crisis Center – 240-777–4000
PEPCO – 1-877-737-2662
Poison Center – 202-625-3333
Washington Gas – 1-800-752-7520
WSSC (Maintenance) – 1-800-828-6439 (x4002)
Montgomery County Emergency Management – 240-777-2300
9-1-1, TTY 911, for police, fire, ambulance
Public Safety Non-Emergency 703-691-2131, TTY 703-204-2264
Fairfax County Emergency Information Line 703-817-7771, TTY 711
Poison Control 1-800-222-1222, TTY 711
Fairfax County Main Phone Number 703-FAIRFAX (703-324-7329), TTY 711 (Weekdays, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
VDOT (Virginia Department of Transportation): 1-800-FOR-ROAD (1-800-367-7623), TTY 711
Washington Gas: 1-800-752-7520 or 703-750-1400, TTY 711
Columbia Gas: 1-800-544-5606, TTY 1-800-231-3238
BGE outages: 877-778-2222; downed wires: 800-685-0123; view outage map
Dominion Virginia Power outages and downed wires: 1-866-DOM-HELP (1-866-366-4357), TTY 711; view outage map
NOVEC (Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative) outages and downed wires: 1-888-335-0500 or 703-335-0500, TTY 711; view outage reports
Pepco outages: 1-877-737-2662
Fairfax Water at 703-698-5800, TTY 703-698-7025. After hours, call 703-698-5613, TTY 711
More Utility Company Information
Flooding Rising water that threatens your safety, call 9-1-1
Storm flooding during regular business hours (Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.), call 703-877-2800, TTY 711
For after-hours storm flooding emergencies that are not life threatening, call 703-323-1211, TTY 703-239-8498, and state that you are reporting a storm sewer emergency
For sanitary sewer flooding, call 703-323-1211, TTY 703-239-8498
If you have damp walls or floors, contact a water removal or restoration company
Sewer Breaks or Back-ups
Call the Department of Public Works and Environmental Services at 703-323-1211 or 703-250-2003, TTY 703-239-8489
Septic System Call the Health Department at 703-246-2201, TTY 711
24-Hour Emergency Mental Health Services 703-573-5679, TTY 703-207-7737
Basic Needs (Coordinated Services Planning) 703-222-0880, TTY 703-803-7914
Adult Protective Services 703-324-7450, TTY 711
Child Protective Services 703-324-7400, TTY 711
Red Cross of the National Capital Area Fairfax/Falls Church 703-584-8700, TTY 711
South Fairfax/Fort Belvoir 703-805-2057, TTY 711
HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS CHECKLIST
The Atlantic Hurricane Season runs from June 1 – November 30. This checklist is provided to assist you in making preparations for the upcoming Hurricane Season.
PREPARING AHEAD OF THE STORM
WHEN A HURRICANE WATCH IS ISSUED (Threat of a hurricane within 24-36 hours)
HURRICANE DISASTER SUPPLY KIT
FAMILY COMMUNICATION PLAN
Develop a ‘Family Emergency Communication Plan’ in case family member are separated from one another during an emergency (a real possibility during the day when adults are at work or traveling and children are at school, camp or a friend’s home). You can then develop a plan for safely getting back together. This will help assure everyone that all family members are safe.
I hope no one is in a situation where the “Need” this list, but please share this Emergency Information with as many people as you can by posting a link to the URL below on Facebook or Twitter, because you never know when you might need it, it could save you a significant amount of money and aggravation, or it might even save someones life!