Causes of Water Damage

Water damage takes many forms and can hit even the most organized business or homeowner. Assorted water damage circumstances deserve different solutions. Whatever the cause or size of water damage in your business, Paul Davis Emergency Services act fast and professionally. These are a few of the most typical causes of water damage:

Natural Causes

Heavy rain will test any structure's integrity. When weather becomes serious, water becomes a destructive force. Whether it's a flash flood, tornado, or blizzard, if water hits your property, it becomes a serious problem. No one can be prepared for every scenario, but if issues occur, our help is available.

Flooding in the Basement

Basements draw in lots of runoff water, whether from rain, a leaky roof, a damaged water pump, or some other source. It just takes a single ding in the basement for moisture to flow in. Paul Davis specialists are highly trained to eliminate water from basements, clean and preserve your possessions, and dry everything effectively to lessen the damage. Our team doesn't stop until we verify that the job is done.

Sewage Leaks & Malfunctions

Sewage back up is not just repellent, it's hazardous. Black or grey water pollution spreads pathogens that can result in serious illness. Backup caused by sewer clogs should be considered an emergency and should be remedied immediately. Trained Paul Davis technicians comb through and remove the damage from the sewage and all standing water damage may have occurred. Our equipment and specialized education will solve the problem with safety and speed.

Broken Plumbing & Appliance Malfunctions

If your sink, bathtub, water heater or other appliance floods, the outcome can range from irritating to devastating. Stagnant water on the floor can drain into tight spots, collecting in out of reach areas. You then cause wood damage and invite a mold infestation. If your water damage results from bathroom or kitchen overflow, you additionally risk spreading microbes. Have an emergency professional inspect the situation to prevent larger expenses later on.

Water after Fire Damage

It's bad enough for your property to sustain fire damage, but it's worse to be left with water damage in the days after the blaze. In the steps of extinguishing an indoor fire, your property can be left with water damage. This one-two punch of severe damage can leave your area devastated. Paul Davis has the expertise to eliminate all fire or water damage remaining.