Causes of Water Damage

Water damage happens in several various ways and can strike even the most prepared business or homeowner. Various water damage scenarios deserve different solutions. Whatever the cause or size of water damage in your home or business, Paul Davis Emergency Services act quickly and professionally. Learn more about a few of the most common types of water damage here:

Storm Damage

Heavy rain can put any structure's foundation to the test. If weather gets intense, water becomes a powerful force. Be it a flash flood, hurricane, or winter storm, when water harms your property, it's a grave matter. No one can be ready for every scenario, but when water damage strikes, our help is available.

Subterranean Flooding

Underground rooms draw in lots of runoff water, whether from precipitation, roof damage, a damaged sump pump, or other sources. It just takes one crack in the basement for moisture to flow in. Paul Davis professionals are highly trained to remove water from cellars, clean and restore your possessions, and dry everything effectively to lessen the damage. We don't stop until we have confirmed that the work is done.

Issues from Sewer Spills

Sewer back up is not just disgusting, it's dangerous. Grey or black water contamination carries microbes that can result in serious illness. Flooding caused by sewer clogs can be designated as a crisis and should be remedied right away. Qualified Paul Davis emergency responders inspect and eliminate the damage from the backup and any stagnant water damage may have occurred. Our equipment and years of education will solve the issues with efficiency and speed.

Busted Pipes & Appliance Malfunctions

If your sink, tub, water heater or other appliance floods, the outcome can vary from bothersome to devastating. Stagnant water left on the floor can drain into the foundation, and pool in out of reach areas. You then cause floor damage and invite a mold invasion. If your water damage starts from toilet or dishwasher malfunction, you additionally risk spreading illnesses. Call an emergency professional investigate the situation to avoid further expenses later on.

Firefighting Runoff

It's tragic enough for your property to sustain fire damage, but it's worse to be stuck 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. Such a one-two punch of home damage can leave your area ruined. Paul Davis has the training to remove any fire or water damage left.