I had a pipe burst in my home and the standing water receded. Won’t it just dry out by itself?

It is best to call in a professional like PuroClean Disaster Restoration Specialists to map out the 70% of water that is hidden in flooring, walls, and nooks and crannies […]

Will my homeowners insurance cover water damage?

[VIDEO] Homeowners insurance provides coverage for damage that is sudden and accidental (such as water heater ruptures or pipe bursts). However, flood damage, no matter the source of the water, […]

How do certified technicians typically handle water damage?

The first thing professionals do is remove damaged materials that will either be restored or discarded. Materials include baseboards, insulation, furniture, carpeting, upholstery, carpet padding, fragile woods, drywall, and more. […]

What should I do after a flood or sewage or water leak?

Firstly, contact a water damage restoration company as soon as possible. Don’t wait as water can cause mold and irremediable damage to the wood, walls, and carpet in your home. […]

Why is water damage dangerous?

Floodwater that comes from outside and from sewage backups contains dangerous contaminants like viruses and bacteria. If the water isn’t drained within 24-48 hours, structural damage and mold growth can […]

What causes water damage?

Water damage can occur after natural disasters, such as thunderstorms or hurricanes that cause flooding, from pipe bursts, appliance malfunctions, roof leaks, foundation leaks, septic tank overflows, poor drainage, and […]

Do you clean water damaged furniture?

It depends on the material and how long it was wet. We can asses this for you during a visit. […]

Do you get water out of carpet?

Yes – we have a system for removing water from carpets, but sometimes carpets and pads must be replaced after getting wet. […]

Do you fix water damaged wood floors?

Yes – including subfloors, reconstruction and refinishing. The repairs needed depend on many factors. […]