WATER DAMAGE RESCUE
Water is one of the most essential elements that we cannot live without, after all, it covers over 70 percent of the earth’s surface and over two-thirds of our bodies are made up of water. Furthermore, uses of water in our homes are beyond count: Taking a hot shower after a long day’s work, washing the dishes after a sumptuous meal, drinking even. We cannot exhaust water’s usefulness in our homes. Then the question arises, what happens when your toilet backs up? Or when your dishwasher overflows? There’s no need to worry, we provide you with quality Water damage repair Seattle .
Though our general repair procedures remain, we believe every case is different, and that is why we offer unique and custom-made solutions. We do so through some of the following ways;
Water damage has a habit of happening in the most inconvenient of times, which is why we ensure that once you get through to us, whether it’s late at night or you’re away on vacation, we ensure that we keep you updated on the repair progress.
2. Damage assessment
We begin with a detailed valuation of the damage, from here we then advance with the most appropriate plan of action as well as other standard routines, including,
· Identifying and stopping the source of the damage.
· Identifying the water category i.e. white (category 1), Gray (category 2) or black (category 3).
· Investigating the degree of damage. We also look at any safety concerns in the premises.
· Moving anything that might be subject to rust, staining or further damage.
3. Water extraction
At this step, we now remove a bulk of the water from the affected property. By undergoing comprehensive extraction, we lessen the drying time hence reducing chances of any secondary damage or even mold. We ensure our machines are in tip-top condition thus working at maximum efficacy.
Our trained personnel will go through the damaged items making out what can be salvaged, they may also offer advice on certain matters such as removal of the carpet and pad to protect the subfloor.
Some of our water extraction machines include;
· Moisture detectors and hygrometers. These are used to measure the degree of moisture saturation.
· Truck mounted and portable extractors.
· Infrared cameras to detect water inside walls, amongst other state of the art machinery.
After water extraction, the floors may look dry, but they are usually still wet. This is because most building materials are porous and retain a noteworthy amount of water. The water can cause such materials to swell, break as well as be a mold breeding ground. That is why we also take meticulous care in our drying process.
We use dehumidifiers and high-speed air movers to influence the temperatures and humidity thereby removing any remaining moisture. Our skilled staff will judiciously monitor any developments till the materials return to their normal dry state.
This is the final step is restoring your home to its former state. It mostly involves minor repairs such as installation of new carpets or replacing the dry walls.
Water has always been an important part of our lives and it mostly works to our advantage, but should you have water damage around your home, ensure you get your monies worth by getting a dependable and reputable company to handle your repairs.