Causes of Flood Damage

Water damage takes many shapes and can strike even the most prepared business or homeowner. Assorted flood damage circumstances deserve special answers. Whatever the source or scale of flood damage in your home, Paul Davis Emergency Services act quickly and effectively.

These are a few of the most common causes of water damage:

Severe Storms

Heavy rainfall can put any structure’s foundation to the test. If storms become intense, water becomes a powerful force. Whether it’s a flood, tornado, or blizzard, if water harms your home or business, it’s a serious problem. Nobody is prepared for a problem like this, but if issues occur, our expertise is available.

Cellar Flooding

Basements are a target for runoff water, be it from rain, roof damage, a broken sump pump, or other sources. It only takes one ding in the cellar for water to flow in. Paul Davis specialists are highly qualified to remove flooding from cellars, clean and restore your possessions, and dry everything quickly to minimize damage. We don’t stop until we verify that the job is finished.

Problems from Sewage Spills

Sewage back up is not only repellent, it’s a health concern. Black or grey water contamination spreads toxins that may lead to infection. Backup caused by sewer blockages can be designated as a crisis and should be dealt with right away. Trained Paul Davis emergency responders inspect and remove the damage from the source and any stagnant water damage may have happened. Our technology and years of training can fix the issues with efficiency and quality.

Busted Pipes & Appliance Malfunctions

If your faucet, tub, water heater or any other appliance leaks, the outcome can vary from bothersome to devastating. Standing flooding left on the floor can drain into tight spots, and pool in out of reach places. You then cause floor damage and invite a mold infestation. If your water damage comes from sewage or dishwasher overflow, you additionally risk spreading illnesses. Call a specialist investigate the situation to avoid additional costs down the road.

Water after Fire Damage

It’s tragic enough for your home to take on fire damage, but it’s worse to be left with water damage after the blaze. In the steps of killing an indoor fire, your home or business may be left with water damage. Such a surplus of severe damage can leave your area ruined. Paul Davis Emergency Services has the skills to remove any fire or water damage remaining.