Whether due to natural disasters or a broken pipe in your home, water damage can be extreme and it can interrupt the flow of your entire life. Water damage can temporarily displace a family, and many times, it can ruin valuables that cannot be repaired or have to be completely replaced. Either way, the costs add up, and it has to be properly dealt with to minimize the potential blow. Hire a professional water damage restoration company in Fort Lauderdale to assist you with the repairs, cleanup and insurance reimbursement questions. Water Damage Restoration Inc. has trained damage restoration experts on staff for 24 hour emergencies in your home or business.
So what does water damage do? It goes beyond the obvious. The obvious would be that leather items would shrink, wood would warp, and otherwise carpets may begin to smell or have to be properly dried. But it goes beyond that, which is why many hire professionals to take care of all of the fine details.
When you hire a professional, there are various things that their machinery can do in terms of water damage restoration that the average citizen would not think of. First of all, water damage restoration professionals will dry out the carpets. They have large fans and otherwise that will dry them out quickly and effectively to salvage what you can and prevent mold growth. Wet vacuums and pumps are used to dry all surfaces for maximum water damage restoration.
Second, all carpet and padding are pulled up and salvaged whenever possible. This is done to protect you from mold that may have already developed and to determine whether carpets are in good condition or if they need to simply speaking be replaced. It is also meant to salvage and protect the floors underneath.
The right technicians assess everything when performing water damage restoration services in Fort Lauderdale. They properly assess important documents, works of art, furniture , draperies, computers, appliances, and otherwise bring all of your personal belongings back to pre-water damage condition wherever possible.
And finally, water damage restoration cleans and dehumidifiers the area. They disinfect all affected areas to kill mold, mildew, and bacteria and otherwise keep you safe and healthy long after services are completed.Water damage restoration is designed to help you to get back to your life, minimizing interruption and putting everything back in order for you.
At Water Damage Restoration Inc., we provide the highest quality water damage restoration services with a staff of trained and top notch professionals. We pride ourselves on excellence, and we provide you with all of the best technologies and the most experienced staff. Please contact us for information on pricing.
Water Damage Categories
Also known as “Clean Water” refers to flooding from a source of water that does not pose any threat to humans. This is typically a water supply line from a water heater, faucets supply lines, dishwasher supply lines, washing machine supply line, toilet supply lines and other supply lines in the walls. If flooding from a clean source of water like this is treated quickly we can often save most if not all of your flooring, walls and contents.
Also known as “Grey Water” refers to flooding from a source of water that contains a significant degree of biological, chemical, or physical contaminants and can causes sickness and extensive damage to your property. Category 2 flooding will usually come from toilet bowls with urine, water discharge from dishwashers or washing machines, sump pump failures and other water that should go through the sanitation system. Any areas that have been contaminated by the water will need to be removed to prevent possible mold growth and mitigate and further damage to your property.
Also known as “Blackwater” refers to flooding from a extremely unsanitary source which contains harmful bacteria and fungi which will cause severe discomfort or sickness. Category 3 flood damage will usually come from sewage back up in your toilet or sink. Other sources include seawater, rising water from rivers or streams, ground surface water entering your home or standing category 2 water that is not promptly removed and left standing for 48-72 hours. To treat this type of flooding requires extremely specialized equipment and training and will often require mold remediation after dry out is completed.
In all of these cases the sooner you call the sooner we can mitigate the damage and save more of you property. Our licensed and certified professional Dry Titan water damage specialist who will restore your water damaged property the quickest and safest way possible using their training, latest technology equipment and extensive experience.
Water Damage Restoration Process
Remove all standing water with water extractor and pumps then dry all surfaces.
Carpets and padding are pulled up. Floors are dried completely.
Important documents, works of art, furniture, draperies, computers, appliances and other electronic equipment are thoroughly dried and brought back to pre-damage conditions whenever possible.
Finally, the site is decontaminated and disinfected to kill bacteria resulting from organic waste with specially formulated antimicrobial solutions.