Recovering From Flood Damage The Smart Way
The Smart Way To Recover From Flood Damage
Any property can be flooded, and from many different sources of water. Flash floods from other areas can flood your neighborhood, even if it has never seen a flood before. History does not always show what will happen in the future. Your interior plumbing can have problems like broken pipes that flood your home. In the winter, frozen pipes can rupture, and then as the temperature in the area rises the frozen interior water will melt, allowing gallons and gallons of water to quickly food your home. Sometimes, melting isn't needed for this to happen.
If you live in Oakville and have experienced flood damage, you know that once water hits your furnishings and other belongings, things all too quickly become a watery mess. You need the flow of water stopped, and then extracted, fast. Water needs to be removed so that it makes less of a mess and causes the least amount of damage. Drying methods also need to be started, so mold won't begin to grow, causing further damage. Carpeting needs to be dried and sanitized, so odors don't become a problem for you and your family. Interior structures need to be dried thoroughly, especially in their interiors, or rotting can occur. The task is not a simple one when combating flood damage.
SERVPRO teams are trained and certified to apply the best procedures while using the latest available equipment and technology to stop flood damage from becoming a worse headache for you. In addition to those tasks above, we are qualified to help you with document restoration, photographs, and paintings, sanitizing of all areas of your home, humidity control, and reduction of staining, especially on lighter colored carpets, from furniture legs. We can also ensure that the air in your home is healthy when you return so that you have one less thing to be concerned about.
Whenever you need flood damage assistance, call us, SERVPRO of Clayton / Ladue at (314) 863-4555. We answer calls 24/7 to ensure your needs are met in any emergency. You can trust the experience backing our teams to ensure they can handle the task in your own emergency with flood damage control and removal.