Causes of Flood Damage

Water damage occurs in several various ways and can hit even the most equipped business or home. Various water damage circumstances need appropriate answers. Whatever the source or size of water damage in your home, Paul Davis Emergency Services work quickly and professionally.

These are some of the most common causes of water damage:

Weather Damage

Serious weather can put any structure’s foundation to the test. When weather gets intense, water becomes a powerful force. Whether it’s a flood, tornado, or blizzard, when water harms your property, it becomes a grave issue. Nobody is ready for a problem like this, but when issues occur, our expertise is available.

Underground Flooding

Underground rooms attract lots of runoff water, be it from precipitation, roof damage, a broken water pump, or other sources. It just takes one break in the basement for moisture to flow in. Paul Davis professionals are highly qualified to remove flooding from cellars, clean and restore your home goods, and dry everything effectively to minimize damage. We don’t rest until we know that the task is finished.

Sewage Leaks & Malfunctions

Sewage flooding is not just repellent, it’s dangerous. Grey or black water contamination spreads toxins that can result in infection. Backup caused by sewer blockages should be designated as an emergency and should be dealt with immediately. Trained Paul Davis technicians evaluate and eliminate the damage from the sewage and all standing water damage may have occurred. Our technology and years of training will fix the issues with safety and quality.

Broken Pipes & Appliance Leaks

If your sink, bathtub, washing machine or other appliance leaks, the outcome can range from annoying to hazardous. Stagnant flooding left on the floor can seep into the foundation, collecting in hard-to-reach places. You may cause wood damage and harbor a mold infestation. If your water damage results from toilet or dishwasher malfunction, you additionally risk spreading microbes. Call an emergency specialist inspect the area to prevent further expenses down the road.

Water after Fire Damage

It’s bad enough for your home to take on fire damage, but it’s worse to be stuck with water damage after the fire. In the process of killing an indoor fire, your home or business can be left soaked. This surplus of severe damage can leave your area devastated. Paul Davis has the expertise to remove all fire or water damage remaining.