Most often, homeowners are not thinking of water damage until they experience it themselves. Water damage of any kind anywhere in your home can be extremely daunting, especially if you are unfamiliar with what to do. It is crucial that all homeowners have a sense of what to do in case of a water damage emergency in order to keep themselves and their homes safe.
Follow along for tips and guidance through the water damage restoration process from the restoration experts at Soil-Away!
It isn’t unusual for a winter storm to cause significant damage to your home or business. Being proactive to act quickly can go a long way to minimizing the damage. In many cases, particularly when flooding is involved, fast action can make a big difference. A professional restoration and rebuild company, like Soil-Away, can help to make the recovery process as painless and quick as possible. This can go a long way to allowing you to once again resume everyday life.
A storm can devastate a business or home, causing not only exterior damage but structural problems as well. The first steps after a storm has damaged your property is to document the damage and file a claim with your insurance company. After the insurance company has had a chance to see and assess the damage, you will have a better understanding of what the rebuilding process will entail.
Who are you Letting in Your Commercial Property?
When a disaster has impacted your business, it is important that you hire a disaster restoration team that you can trust. This crew will inevitably be working in your commercial property when the building is empty or near empty of employees. It is critical that the restoration crew that you allow access to your property be someone that you trust, not only from a security standpoint but also to do the job properly unsupervised.
Water can cause extensive damage to a home or business, from needing to replace the floor and drywall to potential mold problems down the road. It is important that after a flood you file a water damage claim with your insurance company. The insurance company can assess the damage, offering compensation to make the necessary repairs to restore the property to its pre-flood state.
After your home or business is damaged by a flood, you need a company with experience handling this type of disaster. It is important that the restoration process addresses not only removing the water, but also any underlying moisture problems and high humidity levels. These problems can lead to mold down the road. A professional restoration company has the equipment and experience to address the water quickly, reducing the moisture levels back to normal and repairing any resulting damage...
If a fire or flood causes damage to your home or business, you need a disaster restoration company with experience evaluating and repairing the damage. A proven track record, with years if not decades of experience will ensure that the restoration company can effectively help with the situation. It is also important that the restoration business that you choose is fully insured.
Many homeowners find it hard to think clearly when a flood has affected their property. Anxiety rises and the questions start mounting: Who do I call to clean up the water damage? Will insurance cover the damage? What should I do first? Where water damage is concerned time is truly of the essence. You should act fast but must do so wisely. Ensure safety for family members and pets. There are many potential hazards such as slip-and-fall, electrocution, and contamination to name a few. After personal...
A flood can devastate a business, from the extensive structural damage to the loss of sales. In the event of a flood, whether from a burst pipe or an act of nature, it is important that you evacuate the area and shut off the power immediately. After identifying and shutting down the source of the flood, you can begin the process of removing the water and assessing the damage to your property and its contents.
After a flood it is critical that you remove any standing water as quickly as possible to prevent additional damage and mold growth. When time is of the essence, a professional restoration team can bring in industrial equipment to remove any standing water. Industrial dehumidifiers can dry out the area further, eliminating underlying moisture that can create a breeding ground for mold.
Remove Standing Water Quickly
Any standing water should be immediately removed after a
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Soil-Away is a full service disaster restoration contractor. Our team specializes in 24/7 emergency response for fire, smoke, water, flood, mold and biohazard damage to your property. Soil-Away is based in New Hampshire and has been serving commercial and residential clients throughout New England since 1990.