Causes of Water Damage
Water damage takes many shapes and can strike even the most equipped business or homeowner. Assorted water damage scenarios deserve different treatments. Regardless of the origin or scale of water damage in your home or business, Paul Davis Emergency Services respond fast and professionally.
Learn more about some of the most common causes of water damage below:
Severe storms will test any structure’s integrity. If storms get serious, water becomes a strong force. Be it a flash flood, hurricane, or winter storm, when water harms your home or business, it’s a grave issue. Nobody is ready for a problem like this, but when something goes wrong, you can rely on Paul Davis.
Underground rooms are magnets for runoff water, whether from rain, a leaky roof, a broken sump pump, or any other source. It only takes one crack in the cellar for water to invade. Paul Davis professionals are highly qualified to eliminate water from basements, sanitize and preserve your possessions, and dry everything quickly to lessen the damage. Our team doesn’t quit until we verify that the task is done.
Sewage Spills & Problems
Sewage back up is not only gross, it’s a health concern. Grey or black water pollution carries toxins that may result in infection. Backup resulting from sewer clogs should be designated as an emergency and should be handled right away. Qualified Paul Davis emergency responders inspect and remove the damage from the sewage and all stagnant water damage may have occurred. Our technology and years of education will eliminate the problem with efficiency and speed.
Broken Pipes & Appliance Leaks
If your faucet, bathtub, water heater or other appliance leaks, the outcome can range from irritating to devastating. Standing water left on the floor can seep into the foundation, collecting in hard-to-reach places. You then cause floor damage and invite a mold contamination. If your water damage comes from toilet or dishwasher malfunction, you additionally risk harboring illnesses. Call an emergency specialist investigate the situation to avoid more costs later on.
It’s terrible enough for your home or business to take on fire damage, but it’s worse to be left with water damage after the fire. In the steps of extinguishing an indoor fire, your property may be left with water damage. This surplus of home damage can leave your area ruined. Paul Davis has the expertise to eliminate all fire or water damage left.