We provide emergency water damage service. From burst pipes, water heater leaks to overflowing toilets and roof leaks, we can help in any and all cases.
All though rare in California, When El Nino hits experts say that the worst water damage occurs when water has been standing for more than 48 hours, which means timing is everything when a flood occurs.
Mold damage can come from many different sources in your home, including: roof leaks, flood damage or a burst pipe. We have state of the art equipment to detect, remove and prevent further mold damage to your home.
Occasionally you can repair sewage backup damage yourself depending on the severity of the leak, but more often professional sewer damage restoration is needed to properly disinfect and sanitize affected areas to prevent microbial development. If left untreated (or not treated properly), sewer water damage can cause serious health problems, especially in children and elderly people, as well as in those who suffer from chronic respiratory problems or weakened immune systems. Exposure to waste water from a sewage backup can result in a number of diseases, including Hepatitis A, Tetanus and Giardia.
WATER DAMAGE RESTORATION INITIAL ASSESSMENT
With in 2 hours of your emergency service call. Our Water Damage Restoration Technician will asses the damage and quote your free estimate. The Technician will determine the best course of action to remove water and dry out your property. Photo and written documentation will be completed.
WATER DAMAGE RESTORATION PROCESS
The Water Damage Restoration Professional will begin the process, moving any personal contents out of the water damaged area. Water extraction and water removal will be done using a variety of special restoration equipment. Carpet padding will need to be removed at a minimum. Carpet can usually be saved if the water damage is less than 48 hours old, depending on the type and age of the carpet. Baseboards and drywall may need to bet cut out in some areas to reach any migrating water damage behind walls. Antimicrobials will be applied to prevent mold growth. Dehumidification and Industrial strength Air movement will need to be introduced, to quickly dry out the structure before mold growth can set in. It generally takes between 3-5 days, to properly dry out a water damaged property and the job process will be monitored and documented daily depending on the damage.