Severe Flood Damage Scenarios
Water damage takes many shapes and can strike even the most equipped business or home. Various flood damage causes deserve appropriate treatments. Whatever the cause or amount of flood damage in your home or business, Paul Davis Emergency Services work fast and professionally.
Learn more about several of the most frequent kinds of flood damage here:
Long periods of rain will test any building’s integrity. If weather gets serious, water becomes a destructive force. Whether it’s a flash flood, tornado, or winter storm, if water hits your property, it’s a serious issue. No one can be prepared for a problem like this, but if something goes wrong, you’ll have our help.
Flooding in the Basement
Basements attract lots of runoff water, whether from precipitation, roof damage, a malfunctioning water pump, or some other source. It just takes one crack in the basement for water to invade. Paul Davis specialists are highly trained to eliminate water from basements, clean and preserve your home goods, and dry everything effectively to lessen the damage. Our team doesn’t rest until we know that the work is finished.
Sewage Leaks & Malfunctions
Sewage back up is not just nasty, it’s dangerous. Black or grey water pollution contains microbes that can lead to serious illness. Flooding resulting from sewer blockages can be considered an emergency and be dealt with immediately. Trained Paul Davis technicians evaluate and eliminate the damage from the backup and all stagnant water damage may have happened. Our tools and years of education can eliminate the issues with efficiency and quality.
Damaged Plumbing & Appliance Leaks
If a sink, bathtub, water heater or other appliance floods, the outcome can vary from annoying to devastating. Stagnant water left on the floor can seep into the foundation, and pool in out of reach places. You then cause wood damage and invite a mold infestation. If your water damage results from toilet or dishwasher malfunction, you additionally risk fostering pathogens. Have a specialist investigate the situation to avoid larger expenses down the road.
Water after Fire Damage
It’s tragic enough for a property to take on fire damage, but it’s worse to be left with water damage in the days after the fire. In the process of killing an indoor fire, your home or business can be left soaked. Such a surplus of severe damage can leave your area ruined. Paul Davis has the training to eliminate all fire or water damage left.