Causes of Flood Damage
Water damage occurs in many different ways and can strike even the most equipped business or homeowner. Different water damage scenarios deserve special answers. Regardless of the cause or scale of water damage in your business, Paul Davis Emergency Services act quickly and professionally.
Learn more about several of the most common kinds of water damage here:
Severe weather can put any building’s integrity on trial. If storms become dangerous, water becomes a powerful element. Whether it’s a flood, hurricane, or blizzard, if water hits your home or business, it becomes a serious issue. No one can be prepared for a problem like this, but if issues occur, you can depend on Paul Davis.
Flooding in the Basement
Basements draw in lots of runoff water, be it from rain, a leaky roof, a malfunctioning sump pump, or other sources. It only takes one break in the foundation for water to invade. Paul Davis experts are highly trained to eliminate flooding from cellars, clean and restore your possessions, and dry everything quickly to minimize damage. Our team doesn’t stop until we know that the work is done.
Sewage Spills & Malfunctions
Sewage flooding is not only disgusting, it’s hazardous. Black or grey water contamination contains toxins that can result in serious illness. Backup caused by sewer clogs can be considered a crisis and should be remedied immediately. Trained Paul Davis emergency responders comb through and remove the damage from the source and all stagnant water damage may have occurred. Our tools and specialized education can fix the problem with efficiency and quality.
Busted Plumbing & Appliance Malfunctions
If your sink, tub, water heater or any other appliance breaks, the outcome can vary from irritating to hazardous. Stagnant flooding left on the floor can drain into tight spots, collecting in hard-to-reach places. You may cause wood damage and invite a mold contamination. If your water damage results from toilet or dishwasher malfunction, you additionally risk spreading illnesses. Have an emergency professional investigate the area to prevent more expenses later on.
It’s bad enough for your property to sustain fire damage, but it’s worse to be left with water damage after the fire. In the process of killing a home fire, your property can be left with water damage. Such a one-two punch of home damage can leave your area devastated. Paul Davis Emergency Services has the skills to eliminate all fire or water damage left.