Causes of Flood Damage

Water damage takes many forms and can hit even the most organized business or home. Assorted water damage scenarios require appropriate answers. Regardless of the origin or scale of water damage in your business, Paul Davis Emergency Services respond fast and effectively.

These are a few of the most common reasons for water damage:

Natural Causes

Bad storms will test any building’s foundation. If weather becomes intense, water becomes a destructive force. Whether it’s a flood, hurricane, or blizzard, if water harms your property, it becomes a grave issue. Nobody is ready for a problem like this, but if issues occur, you’ll have our help.

Cellar Flooding

Cellars attract lots of runoff water, be it from precipitation, a leaky roof, a damaged water pump, or any other source. It only takes a single crack in the cellar for water to flow in. Paul Davis professionals are highly qualified to eliminate water from cellars, clean and preserve your home goods, and dry everything quickly to lessen the damage. Our team doesn’t rest until we verify that the work is finished.

Sewer Leaks & Problems

Sewer flooding is not only nasty, it’s hazardous. Grey or black water contamination spreads pathogens that can lead to serious illness. Flooding from sewer clogs can be designated as a crisis and should be dealt with right away. Certified Paul Davis technicians evaluate and remove the damage from the backup and any standing water damage may have happened. Our technology and years of education will eliminate the problem with efficiency and quality.

Broken Plumbing & Appliance Leaks

If your sink, bathtub, washing machine or any other appliance floods, the outcome can vary from bothersome to hazardous. Standing water on the floor can seep into tight spots, collecting in out of reach places. You may cause floor damage and invite a mold invasion. If your water damage comes from bathroom or dishwasher overflow, you additionally risk fostering illnesses. Call a specialist inspect the area to avoid additional expenses down the road.

Water after Fire Damage

It’s bad enough for your property to sustain fire damage, but it’s even worse to be stuck with water damage after the blaze. In the process of extinguishing an indoor fire, your home or business can be left soaked. Such a surplus of severe damage can leave your area devastated. Paul Davis Emergency Services has the expertise to eliminate any fire or water damage left.