Severe Flood Damage Scenarios

Water damage occurs in several various ways and can strike even the most prepared business or home. Assorted flood damage circumstances require different answers. Whatever the source or scale of flood damage in your home, Paul Davis Emergency Services work quickly and efficiently.

These are some of the most common reasons for water damage:

Natural Causes

Severe weather will put any building’s integrity on trial. If storms get intense, water becomes a powerful force. Whether it’s a flood, hurricane, or blizzard, if water harms your home or business, it becomes a grave issue. No one can be ready for every scenario, but if something goes wrong, our help is available.

Flooding in the Basement

Underground rooms draw in lots of runoff water, be it from precipitation, roof damage, a malfunctioning water pump, or any other source. It only takes one crack in the foundation for moisture to flow in. Paul Davis professionals are highly trained to remove flooding from cellars, sanitize and restore your possessions, and dry everything effectively to lessen the damage. Our team doesn’t quit until we have confirmed that the task is done.

Sewer Backups & Malfunctions

Sewer back up is not only nasty, it’s a health concern. Grey or black water contamination carries toxins that can result in infection. Flooding resulting from sewer clogs should be considered an emergency and be dealt with right away. Qualified Paul Davis technicians comb through and eliminate the damage from the backup and any stagnant water damage may have occurred. Our equipment and years of education will eliminate the hazard with safety and speed.

Appliance Malfunctions & Broken Plumbing

If a sink, tub, water heater or any other appliance leaks, the outcome can range from irritating to devastating. Stagnant flooding on the floor can seep into tight spots, and pool in hard-to-reach areas. You then cause floor damage and harbor a mold contamination. If your water damage comes from sewage or kitchen malfunction, you additionally risk spreading pathogens. Call a professional inspect the situation to prevent more expenses down the road.

Firefighting Runoff

It’s tragic enough for a home to sustain fire damage, but it’s worse to be stuck with water damage in the days after the fire. In the steps of extinguishing a home fire, your home or business can be left with water damage. Such a surplus of severe damage can leave your space ruined. Paul Davis has the expertise to remove any fire or water damage left.