Causes of Water Damage

Water damage takes many forms and can strike even the most prepared business or homeowner. Various flood damage causes need appropriate treatments. Regardless of the cause or amount of flood damage in your business, Paul Davis Emergency Services work quickly and professionally.

Continue for more about some of the most typical causes of flood damage here:

Severe Storms

Severe storms will test any building’s foundation. When weather becomes serious, water becomes a strong force. Be it a flood, tornado, or winter storm, if water harms your property, it’s a serious matter. No one can be prepared for every scenario, but if something goes wrong, you’ll have our help.

Flooding in the Basement

Cellars are magnets for runoff water, be it from rain, a leaky roof, a broken water pump, or other sources. It just takes a single ding in the cellar for water to flow in. Paul Davis specialists are highly qualified to remove water from cellars, clean and restore your home goods, and dry everything fast to lessen the damage. Our team doesn’t quit until we verify that the job is complete.

Issues from Sewer Backups

Sewer back up is not just repellent, it’s a health concern. Grey or black water pollution spreads pathogens that may result in serious illness. Backup resulting from sewer clogs should be designated as a crisis and should be dealt with right away. Certified Paul Davis technicians inspect and remove the damage from the backup and all standing water damage may have occurred. Our technology and specialized education can solve the hazard with safety and speed.

Appliance Malfunctions & Damaged Pipes

If a sink, tub, water heater or other appliance breaks, the outcome can range from irritating to devastating. Stagnant water on the floor can seep into the foundation, and pool in out of reach areas. You may cause wood damage and harbor a mold contamination. If your water damage starts from sewage or kitchen overflow, you additionally risk spreading pathogens. Call an emergency specialist investigate the area to avoid further costs later on.

Water after Fire Damage

It’s bad enough for a property to sustain fire damage, but it’s worse to be stuck with water damage in the days after the fire. In the process of extinguishing a home fire, your property may be left soaked. Such a surplus of home damage can leave your space ruined. Paul Davis Emergency Services has the expertise to remove all fire or water damage left.