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Water Damage Restoration & Cleanup Services
Water damage isn’t only annoying, it can wreak havoc on your premises in no time if left untreated. It needs to be considered an emergency situation as, depending upon the source, water damage may also become a health hazard and lead to mold issues. Leather shrinks, warps in wood, damages carpet, and causes serious issues. Immediate damage repair is a must in preventing water damage.
In Restoration 1, we are water damage property restoration specialists. Our team members has been trained and is certified by the IICRC – the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification. When you hire our company you’re hiring qualified specialists with an ability to determine issues and make educated assessments of the remediation efforts that your property needs. Our team knows to follow all local, state and federal regulations; they also follow the IICRC guidelines and processes for water mitigation.
How to Mitigate Water Damage
Following a storm, a burst pipe, or other catastrophe that results in flooding, water damage is a very real possibility. The first thing you should do is call our professional water damage restoration team so that we can mitigate, prevent, or fix any damage.
Here are some DIY tips while waiting for our team to arrive, for mitigating water damage:
- First, start looking for any possible electrical hazards and beware of slippery surfaces.
- Turn on fans/AC and open windows – do not worry if you do not have much, we’ll bring in the heavy duty gear.
- Hang any upholstery, rugs (especially colored ones) and cushions in a dry, airy place.
- Collect loose items from table tops, floor, and walls and store in a dry and airy place.
- Get out the mops to remove as much water as possible.
- Wipe any wooden furniture.
- Place waterproof barrier like aluminum foil between furniture legs and wet carpet.
How Restoration 1 Will Help
Once our team arrives, we can manage the more difficult water removal tasks. Mitigating water damage requires trained specialists who know how to address all possible consequences and repercussions. Does a professional need to know how to repair the damage, but they also need to know where to look. All our property restoration specialists are thoroughly trained in damage restoration services and water removal.
- We use large lovers, wet vacuums, and pumps to wash all indoor surfaces and carpeting.
- We pull up all carpeting and padding but salvage what we could.
- We attempt to restore all personal belongings (books, art, furniture, etc.).
- We wash and dehumidify the affected areas to avoid mold growth.
The Water Damage Restoration Procedure
Once our team arrives, we can manage the more difficult water removal tasks. Mitigating water damage requires trained specialists who know how to address all possible consequences and repercussions. Our water damage restoration process includes the following measures:
Carry out an initial inspection.
We assess the damage using our moisture detection complex gear and will look at the source of water intrusion. Water damage occurs in places that you can’t see. We will also discuss our findings and the fix.
Mitigate further damage.
We clean up it and will thoroughly dry the area, to prevent as damage. We want to protect personal belongings and your property as much as possible.
Control moisture intrusion.
Our team of specialists is ready to find the source of water damage. Fix and they will then proceed to control the water intrusion.
Control the spread of contaminants. The certified technicians at Restoration 1 will thoroughly clean and dry the area as fast and as efficiently as possible. The team will bring the most advanced equipment and tools , like a thermo-hygrometer, to get the work done.
Dehumidify and ventilate.
This is vital to prevent mold growth that is possible and/or secondary water damage.
Complete a final inspection.
Once the area was cleaned, dried and ventilated, the team can carry out a final inspection.
Repair and restore the property, as needed.
We will complete any repairs required to take your property back to its pre-damage state.
Throughout each step of the process, we manage your belongings with the utmost caution. We go to great lengths to ensure mold is no problem after restoration and that your indoor air quality is top-notch.
Whether you’re dealing with the aftermath of a flood, a plumbing leak, or other catastrophe, call Restoration 1 for any water damage restoration services you may need!
In this video we showcase one of our job sites to show you what goes into restoring a water damaged property. From the initial emergency service call-out, to the dry-out and repairs process.