Water damage restoration is a complex task that demands some high-end techniques and equipment to ensure that the work is done perfectly. Under the constant supervision of experts, the water damage repair and restoration is processed in the top 4 steps.
We have discussed the four significant restoration processes in details in the following pointers—
Removal of the flood water
Whenever your house is suffering from a water blockage for which it is flooding, the restoration company you have hired for fixing the problem will first of all seal the source from where the water is leaking. It is not a good idea to preserving the unwanted wastewater as various diseases can spread from the contaminated water. If you have kids and older family members at home, you should waste no more time in removing the water and dry up the place as soon as possible.
With their high-end tools and equipment such as submersible pumps the expert, technicians remove the water in some time. In fact, drying up the water is important to protect the house from any further damage. In the next steps, the moistened areas are dried up with the high-tech tools.
Soon after removing the water, the drying process is undergone by using the sophisticated tools and techniques. The experienced men who are well-aware of using the equipment and following the map can easily dry up the place that was submerged under the flood water. The drying up is necessary to restore the home. For example, if the basement of the house was submerged in wastewater for quite some time and after several failed DIYs when the water was not removed, the base of the house will start to weaken.
You must be aware of the fact that water has erosive qualities and with constant moisture, the wooden or even the brick bases can get damaged. Therefore, it is essential to call the professionals that can remove the water successfully with their high-tech machines and techniques and save your house from any further damages.
Moisture mapping technology
Processes like infrared etc are highly used by the service providers to estimate the actual amount of moisture accumulated in the areas where the floodwater was stored. Depending on the severity of the results, the workers plan the restoration according and discuss it with their clients as well if they presume that it’s going to cost more than they expected. As a matter of fact, the actual estimate of the service can only be told after inspecting the area after removing the water. That’s why; many companies offer these services step by step under different packages.
By using the refrigerant dehumidifiers and desiccant dehumidifiers the experienced service providers can help to remove the moisture from the air and with this process the lingering water in the surface area can also be soaked out by making the place dry.
Besides all these four steps, the service providers also pay attention to remove the molds. This is essential to remove the odor of the reserved waste water for a long time and the chances of contamination from the stored water.