Georgia Water Damage Restoration Services
Water damage restoration services to Atlanta and the Metro Area
Every year, water does tremendous damage, taking away homes and businesses. It’s a nature element that sweeps everything in its path, causing billions of dollars in damage. In 2022, the structural damage done to commercial properties by water alone is estimated at $14 billion. You shouldn’t wait for misfortune to befall you to take action, especially if you live in a high-risk flood zone. When gallons of water start pouring into your home or office, you need to act quickly to reduce the damage. If you don’t do it in a timely manner, water can cause very serious structural damage to your buildings and property. Water also poses a serious health hazard to humans, spreading molds and bacterial infections. Therefore, it is important to start the water remediation process immediately!
Why is so important to choose water damage restoration company?
Choose a water restoration and plumbing company right now and list its phone number among the most important numbers in your phone. In the case of major flooding and water damage, you can count on a professional company to handle it as quickly and adequately as possible. We have licensed professionals trained to handle the water damage restoration process perfectly. This is a highly technological process that requires specific knowledge. We have all the necessary equipment, knowledge and experience to perform the job. Our intervention is guaranteed to save you thousands of dollars, no matter if it is your home or commercial building.
What are the most common causes of water damage?
Causes can range from a forgotten neighbor hose, through a burst pipe, to the elements and climate disasters leading to major flooding. No matter the source and size of the disaster, smfirewatermold.com can handle any water challenge.
- Water damage caused by hurricane, storm, tornado or other weather disaster.
- Damage caused by landslides, mold growth, sediments accumulated after a flood.
- Water damage caused by burst pipes, damaged water heaters, leaks and other plumbing problems.
- Damage caused by problems with the property’s sewer system. Clogged toilets, tubs or sinks.
- Damage aftermath flooded basement.
- Water damage following fire suppression efforts (automatic sprinklers, fire hoses, etc.).
Smfirewatermold provides emergency flood repair and restoration services for Atlanta and the Atlanta Metropolitan Area.
How can you reduce the damage before getting professional help?
The proverb says, “God helps those who help themselves”. There are a few steps you can take to help limit the damage water can do to you.
- Turn off the water to your home (if necessary). Usually the main water shut-off valve is located near your water meter
- Turn off the power to the affected areas of your property.
- Disconnect the power to affected areas. Electronics and electric appliances also should be unplugged and removed from the impacted area.
- Take away any moveable furniture and other objects.
- Any water damage as well as personal losses should be documented.
What are the main phases of the water damage restoration process?
When our water restoration specialists arrive on-site at your property, they will follow essential professional procedures to contain the damage and start the restoration process. This includes water removal (extraction), water mitigation, and structural reconstruction. The process is complex and involves a series of mandatory steps, beginning with inspection and assessment of the damage, and finishing with restoration.
Inspections and damage evaluation.
Following a water loss, whether brought on by a broken pipe or a severe weather, the first thing to do is a thorough examination of the property to look for dangers and early damages. Water in excess can be dangerous, especially when there are electric lines. A restoration firm can analyse the situation immediately, make a plan for removing the water and repairing the damage, and knows what dangers and problems to check for.
Following the implementation of a strategy, the water removal procedure is started. This process makes it easier to swiftly eliminate water from your house or place of business. Housing and commercial water restoration firms like ours use moveable flood pumps, high-volume water vacuums tech, and water elimination tools to get rid of liquid fast and effectively.
Drying and moisture control.
Our restoration team will start this procedure when the unwanted water has been eliminated from a location. While humidity may cause a mould growth and microbial development, that’s an essential precaution to take in the meantime to safeguard your house or business office. To dry and remove moisture from area, we use air blowers, dry vacuum pumps and other specialist tools.
Disinfecting, cleaning, and odour elimination.
Once the area has dried, the next step is to clean, disinfect, and freshen the surfaces as well as any personal belongings. Stormwater is likely to smell bad and may include hazardous bacteria. All items will be cleaned and disinfected by the emergency restoration experts using eco-friendly and secure products. Our company provide a scent removal service for personal possessions to help preserve valuable objects.
For significantly damaged houses or workplaces, the last phase is the restoration. Compromised plasterboards/walls may be fixed or replaced, new flooring may be put down at this stage. The installation of new doors and furniture, plumbing, electricity, and other fixings are examples of further renovation that could be made at this stage.
Water Damage Restoration Services in Atlanta Metro Area
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