Water Damage Repair
If you have every come home to water damage and you are knee deep in water a flooded basement you probably understand the need for a quick response and a timely water damage repair.
Water damage repair is quite frequently needed because of a broken pipe and quite often it is the result of a broken pipe from extreme cold weather. It is also possible that foundation cracks or a broken weeping tile system is allowing water to penetrate into the home.
Your first course of action is to try and stop the source of the leak. If the water is generating from an open tap or faucet it may be as simple as turning it off. If you are unable to determine the source of the water damage it is always a good idea to turn off the main water supply to the building.
Once you have shut off the water supply you will probably want to call a fire and water restoration company such as Total Home Services. In cases where you will need water damage repair and preventation of further r damage from mold and contaminates it is always wise to call in a professional that specializes in water damage repair and mould remediation.
A restoration company is well equipped to deal with water extraction and the correct drying procedures, they will have heavy equipment such as dehumidifiers and blowers to assure drying takes place in a timely and controlled fashion.
If there is contamination involved for sure you don’t want to tackle the clean up on your own as the aftermath of a poor clean up job could linger on for years and the decontamination will require EP approved chemicals. A professional fire and water damage repair company will assure the job is done correctly as a professional restoration company is trained to use different cleaning and decontaminating agents on certain materials and there is no substitute for this type of knowledge.
Professional restoration companies will also be instrumental in finding the original source of the water problem and will be able to guide you to the proper repair.
Your insurance company will also be relying on the the professionals to report the nature of the problem, the repair solution and they will be able to help the homeowner with communication and reporting to your insurance carrier.
We hope you never find your self in an emergency situation when it comes to water damage repair…if you do… our response time at Total Home Services is fast and we have been professionally attending to these types of water and fire damage issues for over 20 years.
Total Home Services are experts in fast response to water and fire restoration and they are a member in good standing with the Better Business Bureau, a Certified member of The Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration, a member of the Carpet Cleaners Institute of North America, a member of the World Floor Covering Association and hold a WRT Certification.
If you are in need of a professional water and fire restoration company call Ken Bradshaw today at 604-808-7039
You can expect quick emergency response times in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Maple Ridge, Port Moody, Burnaby, and New Westminster. If you require professional Restoration company outside of these areas for non emergency we are well known for our expert workmanship and skills. If you have an emergency outside of these areas call us for a response time and we will be more than pleased to help you quite often we may have a service truck in your area.
We are often servicing non-emergency situations in Vancouver, North Vancouver, Burnaby, and Surrey.
Our Number is 604-808-7039