If you experience water damage at your home or business, the oft-used cliché that time is of the essence really is true. If water damage is not thoroughly remediated within 24 to 48 hours, the level of harm to a home or business can prove to be extensive and permanent. The surest way to effectively remediate water damage is through a fast responder in the form of a professional. A water remediation professional is able to undertake comprehensive cleanup while ensuring that any hazardous substances are safely and effectively removed and eliminated. 

Water Restoration and Various Types of Flooring

When it comes to water damage, flooring can be highly susceptible in multiple ways.  Whether hardwood, vinyl or carpet, a remediation expert will need to construct a plan to remediate water damaged flooring based on the surfaces affected, the amount of time elapsed and the severity of the event, for a full and complete restoration…

Dehumidification: How It Works and Why It Matters

Being stuck in an environment where humidity levels are high can be uncomfortable, to say the least. Unfortunately, when it comes to water loss events that require significant cleanup, an increase in humidity is often yet another unwelcome side effect of the already challenging situation at hand.  Because of this fact, it is important that…

Understanding the Three Categories of Water Damage

When water damage occurs, it is important to be able to distinguish between a situation that could prove perilous and one that could be easily remediated with minimal disruption to the structural environment.  Ultimately, the goal of any water remediation procedure is to restore a structure’s environment back to its original condition in a time-saving,…

Carpet and Carpet Pad Extraction

Flooding, a burst pipe, or leaking appliances are just a few causes of water soaked carpet. It is important to extract the water from the carpet and padding as quickly as possible to prevent mold, mildew, and damage from occurring. Failure to act swiftly can cause further damage to the home. While a homeowner, landlord,…

The Importance of an Inspection in a Water Loss Damage

Has your home or commercial building been damaged due to water loss? Then you may require a water loss inspection. Inspections are the first step towards cleaning up the water loss. Inspections are among the most important, if not the most important, aspects of a drying job. Commercial Inspections While it is essential to have…

Types of Air Movers

Air movers are one of the best tools in the industry for homeowners and business owners that help with water damage. Air movers are the tool that provides directional and focused air circulation in any location. They are used to help dry out areas and surfaces that were affected by spills, broken pipes, flooding, or…