So many people around Acadiana are going through the process of putting their lives back together after the devastating Louisiana floods. Ripping up floorboards, carpet, tearing out drywall and more are happening everywhere you look. As you're dealing with piles of debris, you may not know exactly what steps to take to properly dispose of it. FEMA has released their official debris removal guideline to help you. This visual guide was created in 2011 by The Tuscaloosa News after a devastating outbreak of tornados destroyed residences and buildings in Alabama. The guide outlines the best ways to organize the debris to expedite the removal from neighborhoods and businesses.

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