Catastrophic storms are increasing in frequency, creating immense amounts of destruction and increasing the need for storm damage repairs. Unfortunately, these storms can be unpredictable and a sudden surprise. It is best to be prepared before catastrophic storms hit and to have as many preventative measures in place as possible. If an individual emergency restoration expert in your community does not have the capacity to expand its normal service offering, First General can help. With affiliate locations across Canada and the United States, First General brings together teams of restoration experts from its affiliate network with additional resources to bear within a day or two. Head Office management orchestrates this coordinated response to assist affected communities as much as possible. In case you find yourself in a storm disaster, view our emergency tips to learn how you can manage your property damage emergency while you wait for help.