Water Damage Restoration in Mesa, AZ
According to statistics, the number of houses in Mesa, AZ damaged and made completely unlivable due to mold is on the rise. It is estimated that even a minor mold removal process can cost upwards of $5,000. A small mold problem is stressful and can cause health problems for the occupants of your home. A small mold problem can balloon into a massive mold problem that can lead to the condemnation of your home if not handled properly. What does this have to do with water damage you might be thinking… Well, since all mold problems inside of a property stem from water damage it is important to know how you can make sure that your home doesn’t become just another mold statistic.
Is Water Damage Restoration DIY?
Some Mesa homeowners see water damage in their home and attempt to handle the problem themselves. If you are dealing with a small leak and catch it immediately, it is possible to do the job on your own. However, if you lack the proper drying equipment and moisture monitoring tools and the knowledge of how to properly dry a wet structure quickly enough, you may find yourself in a bigger hole than when you first started. Furthermore, many water damage issues start within floors, ceilings and walls. By the time you notice the damage, it is long past the point of being able handle the water damage repair on your own. This is where the help of a professional water cleanup company is most valuable.
Cost of a Water Cleanup Company in Mesa, AZ
You may be wondering why you should pay a professional water damage restoration company to handle the clean up and repair after a water leak. These services can be expensive, depending upon the extent of the damage. The good news is, your insurance coverage (assuming you have it) will usually pay for these cleaning and restorative services, but in few cases, you may be covering the cost on your own. No matter the case, when all is said and done, most property owners find themselves saying that hiring a water damage repair company was well worth any expense associated with their work.
Flood Damage Restoration in Mesa, AZ
A flood restoration team will relieve the burden of water clean up from your shoulders. A leak and the subsequent damage it causes is stressful enough. Some home flood situations will be large enough to where you’ll need alternate living arrangements during the clean up process. Some insurance policies will have coverage for additional living expenses created by the water damage claim. You can contact your insurance agent or check with your claims adjuster to find out if you have such coverage. There will be much paperwork to file with your insurance company, and many phone calls to be made throughout the restoration of your home or business. This can take many hours of your time. If you attempt to handle the flood clean up on your own, this is another burden to deal with that you don’t need. Hiring a team of professionals to help you will reduce the burden of stress and the amount of time you’ll spend handling the project on your own.
Emergency Water Cleanup in Mesa, AZ
It’s also important to hire an expert to ensure the work is done right. The restoration of your property starts with the initial call. Most flood companies on our site can be at your door ready to work in an hour or less of your initial call (most cases). The basic flow of a water cleanup project is as follows—-Once on the scene, a technician will help inspect for and eliminate any safety hazards or concerns. Next, the emergency mitigation crew will help secure your furniture and other important moisture sensitive and impacted contents. While this is taking place, water extraction is typically being done also.
24 Hour Water Extraction in Mesa, FL
Water extraction is a process of removing any standing or puddled water from flooring materials such as carpet and carpet padding. Water removal is generally done with powerful truck mounted vacuums capable of removing large amounts of water quickly. The water being extracted is sucked up with special extraction wands and taken outside the property through hoses and stored in a water tank on the company’s truck. Where hoses cannot reach, companies have portable water extraction machines that work just as well. A proper extraction is one of the most important steps in the water restoration process.
After the extraction is complete, the flood technicians will take special moisture inspection tools and “moisture map” your property identifying exactly what is wet and how wet it is. Once this information is known and documented, the technician will develop a plan of action tailored to your situation to get things dry and back to a pre-flooded condition. This plan of action may involve setting up air movers and dehumidifiers to create an environment which will increase the rate of evaporation and promote fast drying.
Call a Certified Restoration Professional Today
If you are dealing with flood damage due to plumbing leaks or other water issues, we can help. Give us a call today and let us assess the damage to your home. We can then make suggestions based upon your specific situation. Upon approval we will start immediately, do the work correctly, and get you back in your home as quickly as possible.