Causes of Water Damage

Water damage takes many shapes and can strike even the most organized business or homeowner. Various flood damage causes require special solutions. Whatever the origin or size of flood damage in your home or business, Paul Davis Emergency Services work quickly and professionally.

Learn more about some of the most typical types of flood damage below:

Mother Nature

Severe weather can test any structure’s integrity. When storms become dangerous, water becomes a strong element. Whether it’s a flash flood, tornado, or winter storm, if water harms your home or business, it’s a grave matter. Nobody is ready for every scenario, but if issues occur, you can rely on Paul Davis.

Flooding in the Basement

Cellars are magnets for runoff water, whether from precipitation, a leaky roof, a malfunctioning sump pump, or any other source. It only takes one break in the cellar for water to flow in. Paul Davis specialists are highly trained to eliminate water from cellars, clean and preserve your possessions, and dry everything quickly to minimize damage. We don’t rest until we verify that the job is finished.

Sewer Spills & Malfunctions

Sewer flooding is not only disgusting, it’s hazardous. Black or grey water pollution contains microbes that may lead to infection. Backup from sewer blockages can be considered a crisis and should be remedied immediately. Certified Paul Davis emergency responders evaluate and eliminate the damage from the sewage and any standing water damage may have happened. Our equipment and years of education will fix the hazard with efficiency and quality.

Appliance Malfunctions & Busted Plumbing

If your sink, bathtub, washing machine or any other appliance leaks, the outcome can range from annoying to hazardous. Stagnant water on the floor can drain into tight spots, collecting in out of reach places. You may cause floor damage and invite a mold contamination. If your water damage results from sewage or kitchen overflow, you additionally risk fostering illnesses. Call an emergency professional investigate the area to avoid further costs later on.

Water after Fire Damage

It’s tragic enough for your home or business to sustain fire damage, but it’s worse to be stuck with water damage after the fire. In the steps of extinguishing an indoor fire, your property may be left with water damage. Such a one-two punch of severe damage can leave your area devastated. Paul Davis has the training to eliminate any fire or water damage left.