Every flooded part of your house - walls, floors, closets, shelves, contents - should be thoroughly cleaned and disinfected. To avoid being overwhelmed with your task, tackle one room at a time. You can do much of the cleaning, but some of it may need to be done by professionals.
Items that are damp from humidity, nonabsorbent items, or items that can be soaked, washed, and disinfected:
Step Seven: Rebuild and Disaster-Proof Your House