Causes of Flood Damage

Water damage takes many shapes and can hit even the most equipped business or home. Various water damage causes deserve special answers. Regardless of the source or amount of water damage in your home, Paul Davis Emergency Services act fast and professionally.

Continue for more about a few of the most typical kinds of water damage here:

Mother Nature

Heavy rain can test any building’s integrity. When storms get dangerous, water becomes a destructive element. Whether it’s a flood, tornado, or blizzard, if water hits your property, it’s a grave problem. Nobody is ready for every scenario, but if water damage strikes, you’ll have our help.

Subterranean Flooding

Cellars draw in lots of runoff water, be it from precipitation, a leaky roof, a damaged sump pump, or other sources. It only takes one ding in the basement for moisture to invade. Paul Davis specialists are highly trained to eliminate flooding from basements, sanitize and preserve your possessions, and dry everything effectively to minimize damage. Our team doesn’t stop until we know that the work is done.

Issues from Sewer Spills

Sewer flooding is not only nasty, it’s dangerous. Grey or black water pollution contains microbes that can result in serious illness. Backup caused by sewer blockages can be considered a crisis and should be remedied immediately. Certified Paul Davis technicians inspect and remove the damage from the backup and all standing water damage may have occurred. Our equipment and years of training can eliminate the problem with efficiency and speed.

Appliance Leaks & Damaged Plumbing

If your faucet, tub, washing machine or other appliance leaks, the outcome can vary from bothersome to devastating. Standing flooding on the floor can drain into the foundation, collecting in hard-to-reach areas. You then cause floor damage and harbor a mold contamination. If your water damage starts from bathroom or kitchen overflow, you additionally risk spreading pathogens. Have an emergency professional inspect the area to avoid larger costs down the road.

Water after Fire Damage

It’s bad enough for your property to take on fire damage, but it’s even worse to be left with water damage after the fire. In the process of killing a home fire, your property can be left with water damage. This surplus of home damage can leave your space ruined. Paul Davis Emergency Services has the expertise to eliminate all fire or water damage remaining.