Sewage damage to your home can be salvaged, this is how
Imagine your home floating in a cocktail of sewage, crud, slop, swill or any other vile waste, infecting every room and every aspect of your domain. One might say it’s certainly not a probability, but if we understand the figures, it’s certainly a possibility, and one we should consider and be prepared for.
Water damage that is sewage based is by far one the most dangerous and destructive mess that any homeowner can face, in fact, it’s horrible. In addition to the overwhelming potential effects of such damage with respect to health hazards associated with molds, sewer damage can cause serious and sometimes irreparable damage to your home.
For us to understand why sewage-based damage is such a threat, we need to understand the process. By bringing a number of dangerous contaminants such as viruses, bacteria, parasites, and fungi, sewage based damage is very often the cause of serious discomfort or illness if exposed to humans or animals.
A sewer backup can lead to disease, destruction of our valuables, damage to your house or business, and can even result in electrical malfunctions. In addition, the resultant damage caused by the water, the smell associated with the sewage waste, and the health issues described will make render your home or business completely inhospitable. Prompt cleanup of the affected property is vital, and can help minimize the inconvenience and prevent mold or further damage.
So if you do unfortunately experience a sewer backup situation, don’t panic, just call Flood Pros immediately to get professional analysis and arrange for the cleanup of your property.
Our Immediate Response Team can be onsite within an hour or so of your contacting our office, assess the problem, and begin the cleanup and restoration process. This process may include: wet-vacuuming or removal of spillage, mopping floors and wiping walls with soap and disinfectant, flushing out and disinfecting plumbing fixtures, steam cleaning or removing wet carpets or drapes, repairing or removing damaged wallboard or wall covering or the cleanup of ductwork.
Once we understand the nature and severity of the problem we decide which solution is best for you.
Flood Pros technicians have the tools and experience necessary to handle your sewer damage restoration problems, no matter what size. We can also go with you through your damaged valuables, one by one, determining what can be saved and what is better left discarded.
It is possible for a home damaged by sewage to be salvaged, and returned to its pre-loss condition, but it will require quality, competent, and effective treatment to get it there. This is the kind of treatment that is offered by the professionals at Flood Pros.
Don’t hesitate to give us a call.