Photos by Chris Thomas
Corolla, located on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, built up quickly as the last remaining open land saw a surge of home buyers wanting to purchase their portion of ‘paradise’. Unfortunately, with the hastiness to develop rapidly, Currituck County did not have ample time to consider the land topography in the plotting of subdivisions. Drainage issues quickly became critical to Corolla homeowners. Water from heavy rains, tropical storms and Hurricanes would quickly inundate the homes with several feet of ...more...
The oceanfront flooding in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina during major storms on the Outer Banks is legendary and so are the flood cleanup efforts provided by Bluewater Restoration, Inc.
Whenever the ocean ‘burps’ as the locals say, the Kitty Hawk oceanfront as well as much of the Outer Banks oceanfront experiences devastating flood damage. The cleanup required is massive and almost always requires the Federal, State, and local municipalities to pitch in.
But unless you have gone through a devastating property loss like the above water damage and require water removal, you probably cannot relate to those people who have unless they tell you directly about how it felt and what they went through.
As this referral letter from Mr. B. Harrell in the Outer Banks of North Carolina describes...