How Can I Clean Up Water Damage Professionally?
For any homeowner, water damage can be the nightmare, whether in case of hard rain, burst pipe, or just overlooking to put off the nozzle. Within less time, Lake City water damage can be a serious issue. Hereâ€™s how you can tackle this problem. 1. First thing to do is looking for the source of water damage. If your basement is loaded with water due to hard rains because faucet is left turned on, then it is simple to inspect the problem. If actual water source is not found by you, then there is a pipe which might have been burst. This way, you need to discontinue the supply of water and keep it from entering in your room as soon as you can. Stop the water supply in case of having burst pipe. Stop leakage in case of leaking roof. 2. Before starting off the job of Lake city water damage cleanup, check out the damage level in your property. In case of having damage of very limited amount, you can do a lot of things on your own. You may have to call the professionals in case of damage of floors or drywall. 3. If you are thinking to clean water damage on yourself, then you should let the air flow through the damaged area first. Then, turn the fans on, open windows and do everything to pass air. This way, you can dry out the damaged area and reduce odor. 4. Run a dehumidifier instantly. It can pull out all the moisture from the air and help you in Lake City water damage restoration. Be sure to empty the tank and inspect the same. You may want to run it to get everything dry and avoid all the mildew and mold from your home. 5. After running these basic things, throw any photos, papers or books off if they are not important for you. If possible, keep their Xerox copy with you and throw them off. If damaged papers are important, instantly freeze the same and ask the professional to get them saved as soon as you can. 6. In cases of upholstered furniture, wood or tile floors and carpeted areas, you have to pull up the dry or wet vac and wipe the water as much as you can. Keep the processes going until you clean most of water damage from your home and save your valuables.
Published on Jun 3, 2014
ServiceMaster Restoration Services 386-755-7522 specializes in water damage restoration services in the Gainesville and Lake City area. Have...