IF YOUR HOME WAS FLOODED DURING THE RECENT SEVERE STORMS, YOU SHOULD CLEAN UP AND FIX DAMAGE NOW, EVEN IF YOU ARE WAITING FOR FEMA ASSISTANCE OR A HOME INSPECTION. CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL BUILDING DEPARTMENT TO SEE WHAT PERMITS YOU MIGHT NEED. BE SURE TO TAKE PHOTOS OF ANY DAMAGE AND KEEP ALL RECEIPTS. IF WALLBOARD, RUGS, UPHOLSTERY AND SO ON WERE EXPOSED TO WATER, YOU NEED TO THROW IT ALL OUT TO AVOID BEING EXPOSED TO DANGEROUS, SOMETIMES DEADLY, MOLD.  YOU HAVE UNTIL SEPTEMBER 4TO REGISTER FOR FEMA INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE. LOG ONTO DISASTERASSISTANCE.G-O-V OR CALL 800-621-3362.