Causes of Flood Damage

Water damage takes many forms and can harm even the most organized business or homeowner. Different water damage causes require different answers. Whatever the origin or amount of water damage in your home or business, Paul Davis Emergency Services work quickly and efficiently.

These are some of the most typical reasons for water damage:

Bad Weather

Heavy rain will test any structure’s integrity. When storms become serious, water becomes a strong element. Be it a flood, hurricane, or blizzard, if water harms your property, it becomes a grave matter. Nobody is prepared for every scenario, but if something goes wrong, you can depend on Paul Davis.

Flooding in the Basement

Underground rooms draw in lots of runoff water, be it from rain, a leaky roof, a damaged water pump, or any other source. It just takes a single ding in the basement for moisture to invade. Paul Davis experts are highly trained to remove flooding from cellars, sanitize and preserve your possessions, and dry everything quickly to lessen the damage. We don’t rest until we have confirmed that the task is complete.

Problems with Sewage Leaks

Sewage flooding is not just gross, it’s a health concern. Grey or black water pollution contains toxins that can lead to infection. Backup resulting from sewer clogs can be considered an emergency and be dealt with immediately. Qualified Paul Davis technicians evaluate and eliminate the damage from the source and all standing water damage may have occurred. Our technology and specialized training will solve the problem with safety and speed.

Appliance Malfunctions & Broken Pipes

If your faucet, tub, water heater or other appliance leaks, the outcome can range from annoying to devastating. Standing flooding left on the floor can drain into the foundation, collecting in hard-to-reach places. You may cause wood damage and harbor a mold invasion. If your water damage results from sewage or kitchen malfunction, you additionally risk harboring illnesses. Call an emergency professional inspect the situation to avoid larger expenses down the road.

Firefighting Runoff

It’s tragic enough for your property to take on fire damage, but it’s worse to be stuck with water damage in the days after the blaze. In the steps of extinguishing an indoor fire, your property can be left with water damage. Such a surplus of home damage can leave your area devastated. Paul Davis Emergency Services has the skills to remove all fire or water damage left.