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Expert Water Damage Remediation for your Property in South Arkansas, Northwest Louisiana, or East Texas

In the ArkLaTex area, water damage can come from external conditions like heavy rains and flooded lakes and rivers. However, a leaky faucet or overflowing dishwasher can also cause significant damage. Whatever the cause, PuroClean of Shreveport is prepared to provide an immediate response to remove standing water and moisture from your ArkLaTex property. Our team is IICRC certified and will take care of your home or business in South Arkansas, Northwest Louisiana, or East Texas. Our goal is to prevent further damage and avoid the risk that mold will affect the structure or your belongings. Don’t hesitate to call us anytime, at (318) 532-6700.

Ongoing Communication

Throughout the water damage restoration process, we will ensure that you and your insurance provider understand what is happening, what to expect, and what you can do. We, at PuroClean of Shreveport, know that open communication is vital for a seamless water damage remediation process.

Our QuickDry System™

Throughout the water damage repair process, we will ensure that you and your insurance provider understand what is happening, what to expect, and what you can do. We, at PuroClean of Shreveport, practice transparency so that all involved parties are fully aware and confident in making decisions.

Shreveport-Bossier City Water Removal Process

With respect and compassion, PuroClean of Shreveport’s trained technicians care for your property and belongings while ensuring visible and invisible water damage is restored. 

Mold/Odor Removal

Mold damage is an issue that bleach cannot solve. Our technicians will sanitize the mold-infected structure, and through the use of our HEPA air filters and HEPA vacuums, we will remove contaminants that are at risk of becoming airborne. This way, your property will be at its cleanest and safest state.
The odor resulting from mold damage can permeate an area and be difficult to remove. Fortunately, with our state-of-the-science equipment, we will restore your home or business to its pre-loss condition.

You can count on PuroClean of Shreveport to respond to your water damage incident with urgency and sensitivity, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and to salvage your property professionally. We know your property is important to you, and we will treat it and you with the utmost respect. We value your time and are ready to assist you and minimize disruption to your daily life. 

Our technicians use state-of-the-science equipment to measure the extent of the water damage accurately and thoroughly restore your property affected by both visible and invisible water damage. We will keep you and your insurance agent updated on our progress every step of the way.

Trust PuroClean of Shreveport, LA for your Water Damage Remediation

To restore as much of your water damaged property as possible, we use our PuroClean QuickDry System™ – which is an applied psychrometric science. This proven process properly manages dehumidification and temperature to facilitate the drying process effectively.

During our Water Removal Process:

The Shreveport, LA properly certified technicians are there to ensure that the obvious and hidden water damaged areas of your home and property are restored – they do this while giving special care to all of your belongings and property.

Mold and Odor Removal:

Puroclean’s IICRC certified techs sanitize any mold infected and/or damaged property. Our techs will then get rid of potential airborne contaminants using our HEPA Air Filters and HEPA vacuums. Unfortunately, at-home bleach doesn’t effectively eliminate mold problems, but we will return your property to a safe and clean place.

The odors caused by mold damage in Shreveport, LA can stay in an area and be challenging to get rid of. Thanks to our advanced cleaning equipment, we can return your home or business to its original condition.

Ongoing Communication:

During the Shreveport, LA water damage repair process, PuroClean works with you and your insurance provider to keep you both up to speed on what is happening, what to expect, and what to do. Our mission at PuroClean of Shreveport, LA is to be transparent, to ensure all parties impacted stay fully aware of what is taking place and can make decisions confidently.

Trust that PuroClean of Shreveport, LA will respond to your Shreveport, LA water damage incident with urgency and sensitivity, 24/7, and professionally restore your home or property. We understand the trauma you and your family are experiencing, and we will assist you with compassion and as few disruptions to your daily life as possible.

Our IICRC certified technicians use state-of-the-science equipment to accurately measure just how bad the water damage is and to thoroughly restore your property that has been affected by both water damage that can be seen and unseen. We will keep you and your insurance provider updated on our progress during the process.

PuroClean Emergency Flood and Related Water Damage Repair Services in Shreveport, LA

The PuroClean Water Removal Process:

  • Firstly, our technicians will take out damaged materials. This includes, partly: drywall, fragile wood, carpet, carpet padding, upholstery, furniture, insulation baseboards, and more.
  • Next, we will begin drying and sanitizing the areas affected by water. Specialized air movers and humidifiers speed up this process.
  • Next, during the restoration process, Puroclean professionals will address mold damage. We disinfect all mold damaged areas and restore them ASAP to eliminate spreading possibilities.

Emergency Extraction of Water in Shreveport, LA

To extract the standing water from your home or business, we start by using strategically located commercial-grade water removing equipment that expeditiously eliminates the water.

  • Our specialized pumping equipment will immediately remove all standing water right away upon arrival. We remove and store or discard your damaged belongings.
  • Finally, we remove the equipment and discard the water elsewhere.

Drying & Dehumidification

We mark the areas that need to be dried and dehumidified. Our team isolates and preps them to be our focus on drying and dehumidification.

  1. To ensure this process can be completely performed, removal of belongings and upholstery will be necessary.
  2. A PuroClean professional will assess the isolated area and choose locations for air moving machines. Areas of the home or business with the most moisture and trapped water are our top concern, to pull out trapped water. Remember, these machines are quite loud.
  3. Next, fans will suck out and dry the water as they go through the dehumidification process. PuroClean technicians will dispose of all of the water that they pulled out.
  4. Finally, once the moisture levels are normal, our technicians will replace relocated property and items to where they belong. Our technicians closely monitor these humidity levels to ensure that things can get back to normal as quickly as possible.

Carpet Damage Restoration

Carpet restoration is the process that PuroClean takes to take your water damaged carpet and restore it to its pre-damaged state.

  1. Finding the water damaged areas and deciding whether your carpet is salvageable is the first step in this process.
  2. Our technicians extract the water from the carpet that is found to be salvageable.
  3. After this, we use commercial air-moving fans to remove the carpet’s moisture to prevent mold growth.
  4. PuroClean technicians will keep you and your insurance broker updated during the drying process.
  5. As soon as the carpet is completely dry, we move furniture and belongings back to their previous location. Our PuroClean technicians will remove all of our equipment.

Cleaning, Deodorizing and Spot Removal of Carpet

Mildew often forms in easily water damaged carpet. Also, this mildew can create odors that often spread beyond the affected area and into your whole property or business. PuroClean’s process of cleaning, deodorizing, and spot removal will safely and properly eliminate this odor.

  • Our techs will begin with a thorough inspection and vacuuming of your carpet.
  • Then, we take out all your furniture to repair your carpet.
  • If necessary, a pet odor and spot removal will be performed at this time.
  • Available textile or fiber protection is available, which will protect and prolong the value of your carpet.

Our Mold Removal Process

PuroClean of Shreveport, LA follows a strict process to eliminate the mold-damaged property and confirm that your home or business is properly restored. Keep in mind that contacting PuroClean of Shreveport, LA and getting a certified technician to visit ASAP is important to preventing mold growth by assessing the water damage.

  • Carefully inspecting your property for any signs of mold is PuroClean’s first step in this process. Following this, we do a formal and full removal of mold from your property.
  • Deodorization is the next step of our process. After we clear out the mold, we clean, deodorize, and disinfect all structures, fixtures, and content.
  • HEPA Vacuums and HEPA Air Filtration units remove water and eliminate all moisture.

PuroClean’s Dos and Don’ts of Water Damage in Shreveport, LA

Although the repair of water damage in Shreveport, LA is a high priority, the safety of our customers and technicians is our most important priority. The following tips will help reduce risk of suffering setbacks due to a rain event, flood, roof leaks or faulty plumbing or AC units; regardless of whether you are mitigating or restoring water damage.

To Do:

  • Shut off the main water supply: Turn off your home’s water supply. You may need to call a plumber for repairs.
  • Be Cautious: Watch your step, as floors may be slippery. Also, watch for any trip and fall hazards and for any exposed electrical wires.
  • Remove Excess Water: Mop up as much water as possible. In cool weather, open windows to speed drying; in hot weather, if safe, switch on your Air Conditioning.
  • Prop up upholstery, as well as any loose cushions and upholstered furniture, and move them to a dry place.
  • Remove obstacles – Remove all rugs: Pick up any wet rugs and take out all items that may be sitting on the floor and could pose a threat when walking.
  • Dry Storage Containers: Please open and dry all of your wet storage containers, bins, or suitcases. If possible, have them dry in the sun.
  • Protect Your Valuables: Relocate your paintings, artwork, and any other valuables to a safe, dry place.
  • Dry Wet Clothing: Quickly dry all damp garments. Hang leather goods and furs to dry at room temperature.
  • Furniture Protection: Put aluminum foil or some sort of plastic under all furniture legs that are touching wet carpets. Open drawers and cabinet doors to dry out interiors (but don’t force them open).
  • Call PuroClean Immediately: Call PuroClean of Shreveport, LA. Our certified techs are highly skilled in Shreveport, LA water damage repair.

Do Not Do:

  • DO NOT VACUUM: You should not use a traditional household vacuum cleaner. Only use a wet vac, the type that is specifically made to deal with water.
  • Do Not Touch Plugs or Outlets: DO NOT PLUG OR UNPLUG any electrical appliances or touch anything that is already plugged in.
  • Don’t Operate Electrical Appliances: DO NOT TURN ON TVs, radios, computers, ceiling fans, or any electrical appliances especially while standing on damp carpets or floors, particularly concrete or tile floors.
  • DON’T USE YOUR HEAT: The cooler you keep your affected area, the better. Hotter temperatures encourage mold growth.

Our Frequently Asked Questions

PuroClean customers typically ask the following questions:

What happens if I have a flood late at night and need assistance?

We at PuroClean of Shreveport, LA are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and will respond to your call for assistance anytime and on any day. We restore your property as if it were our own and will ensure the damage will be in a better state than it originally was. Call us now at (318) 532-6700.

What do I need to do to get a free estimate, or how much does it cost?

Call us now at (318) 532-6700 for a free estimate of our water damage services.

Does homeowners insurance cover flooding or water damage? Do you work with insurance companies to minimize the cost and hassle?

Homeowners insurance provides coverage for sudden and accidental (such as water heater ruptures or pipe bursts). However, flood damage, no matter the water source, is NOT covered by standard homeowners’ policies. Also, the water damage that results from a lack of maintenance is not covered on a standard homeowner’s insurance policy.

A prompt response using the

PuroClean QuickDry System™ can save

15-40%

on water damage claim costs.

Expert Restoration Service

PuroClean technicians are highly trained and certified, and use state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to effectively remediate property damage.

PuroClean work van

PuroClean QUICKDRY SYSTEM™

Our PuroClean QuickDry System™ uses applied psychrometric science — a proven process that properly manages dehumidification and temperature to effectively and efficiently facilitate drying.and help ensure the best possible outcome. *We can save almost everything: drywall, wood, carpets, and most contents!

High-Capacity Air Movers create a vortex, similar to the motion of a tornado. This method speeds up the drying process.

A Low-Grain Refrigerant Dehumidifier draws in cool, wet air and blows out warm, dry air.

We measure and log the moisture content of materials, and monitor and log progress so we know the actual drying time and ensure restoration to the appropriate dry standard.

The PuroClean QuickDry™ Guarantee — Back to Normal in Three Days or Less.* PuroClean will monitor and mitigate water damage to your property and in most cases have it back to normal in three days or less*. Don’t wait, call us immediately.

We provide a complete estimate, including photos, to the agent or adjuster within 24-48 hours

*Certain extreme conditions may warrant additional drying time and/or the removal of carpet pad and structural components.

FAQ

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