Causes of Flood Damage
Water damage occurs in many different ways and can harm even the most equipped business or homeowner. Assorted water damage scenarios deserve appropriate solutions. Regardless of the cause or amount of water damage in your business, Paul Davis Emergency Services act quickly and professionally.
These are a few of the most common reasons for water damage:
Long periods of rain will test any building’s integrity. If storms become dangerous, water becomes a destructive force. Whether it’s a flash flood, hurricane, or blizzard, when water harms your home or business, it becomes a serious matter. No one can be prepared for every scenario, but when water damage strikes, you can rely on us.
Flooding in the Basement
Cellars attract lots of runoff water, whether from rain, roof damage, a broken sump pump, or some other source. It only takes a single break in the cellar for moisture to flow in. Paul Davis experts are highly trained to eliminate water from basements, clean and preserve your possessions, and dry everything quickly to lessen the damage. We don’t quit until we verify that the task is done.
Sewer Spills & Malfunctions
Sewer flooding is not only repellent, it’s a health concern. Grey or black water pollution spreads toxins that may lead to serious illness. Flooding resulting from sewer blockages can be considered an emergency and should be dealt with immediately. Certified Paul Davis emergency responders evaluate and eliminate the damage from the source and all stagnant water damage may have happened. Our technology and years of education will eliminate the issues with efficiency and quality.
Broken Plumbing & Appliance Leaks
If a sink, tub, water heater or any other appliance breaks, the outcome can range from bothersome to devastating. Stagnant water on the floor can seep into tight spots, collecting in hard-to-reach areas. You may cause wood damage and invite a mold invasion. If your water damage comes from sewage or kitchen overflow, you additionally risk harboring microbes. Call an emergency professional inspect the situation to prevent larger costs later on.
It’s terrible enough for a property to sustain fire damage, but it’s even worse to be stuck with water damage after the blaze. In the process of killing an indoor fire, your home or business may be left with water damage. Such a one-two punch of home damage can leave your space ruined. Paul Davis has the training to eliminate all fire or water damage left.