Causes of Water Damage

Water damage happens in many different ways and can hit even the most prepared business or home. Different water damage causes require appropriate treatments. Regardless of the source or amount of water damage in your home or business, Paul Davis Emergency Services respond fast and professionally.

Learn more about some of the most common kinds of water damage below:

Mother Nature

Serious weather will put any building’s foundation on trial. If storms become intense, water becomes a strong force. Whether it’s a flash flood, tornado, or blizzard, if water harms your home or business, it becomes a grave issue. Nobody is ready for a problem like this, but if issues occur, you can depend on Paul Davis.

Flooding in the Basement

Cellars are a target for runoff water, be it from precipitation, a leaky roof, a damaged water pump, or some other source. It only takes one break in the basement for water to invade. Paul Davis specialists are highly trained to remove flooding from cellars, clean and restore your home goods, and dry everything quickly to lessen the damage. We don’t quit until we know that the work is done.

Sewer Spills & Problems

Sewer back up is not only repellent, it’s hazardous. Grey or black water contamination carries pathogens that may result in serious illness. Backup from sewer clogs can be designated as a crisis and should be dealt with immediately. Qualified Paul Davis technicians inspect and eliminate the damage from the sewage and all standing water damage may have occurred. Our technology and specialized education can solve the hazard with efficiency and speed.

Appliance Malfunctions & Broken Pipes

If your sink, tub, water heater or any other appliance floods, the outcome can vary from annoying to devastating. Stagnant flooding on the floor can drain into the foundation, collecting in out of reach places. You may cause floor damage and harbor a mold contamination. If your water damage starts from bathroom or dishwasher overflow, you additionally risk fostering microbes. Have an emergency professional inspect the situation to prevent additional expenses later on.

Firefighting Runoff

It’s terrible enough for your home or business to take on fire damage, but it’s even worse to be left with water damage after the blaze. In the steps of extinguishing a home fire, your property may be left soaked. This surplus of severe damage can leave your area ruined. Paul Davis has the training to remove all fire or water damage remaining.