Causes of Flood Damage

Water damage happens in many different ways and can hit even the most equipped business or home. Various water damage circumstances need special treatments. Regardless of the cause or amount of water damage in your home or business, Paul Davis Emergency Services respond fast and effectively.

These are a few of the most common reasons for water damage:

Bad Weather

Severe storms can put any structure’s foundation to the test. If storms get dangerous, water becomes a powerful element. Be it a flood, tornado, or winter storm, if water harms your property, it’s a grave issue. No one can be ready for a problem like this, but if something goes wrong, you’ll have our expertise.

Flooding in the Basement

Underground rooms draw in lots of runoff water, be it from precipitation, roof damage, a damaged sump pump, or any other source. It only takes a single crack in the foundation for moisture to flow in. Paul Davis specialists are highly trained to remove flooding from cellars, sanitize and preserve your home goods, and dry everything effectively to lessen the damage. Our team doesn’t quit until we verify that the work is complete.

Issues with Sewer Backups

Sewer back up is not only repellent, it’s dangerous. Grey or black water pollution spreads microbes that can result in serious illness. Backup caused by sewer blockages can be designated as a crisis and be remedied right away. Trained Paul Davis technicians evaluate and remove the damage from the sewage and any standing water damage may have happened. Our technology and specialized education can fix the problem with safety and quality.

Broken Pipes & Appliance Leaks

If a sink, tub, washing machine or other appliance breaks, the outcome can range from annoying to devastating. Stagnant flooding on the floor can seep into the foundation, and pool in out of reach areas. You then cause floor damage and invite a mold infestation. If your water damage starts from bathroom or dishwasher malfunction, you additionally risk harboring pathogens. Have a specialist investigate the situation to prevent further expenses down the road.

Water after Fire Damage

It’s terrible enough for a property to sustain fire damage, but it’s even worse to be stuck with water damage after the fire. In the steps of extinguishing a home fire, your property can be left with water damage. This one-two punch of severe damage can leave your space devastated. Paul Davis Emergency Services has the expertise to remove any fire or water damage left.