Water Damage Restoration
What is Water Damage Restoration?
Water Damage Restoration is a term that refers to the process that happens after a water leak has been found in your home. Usually, the water leak was created suddenly, and the homeowner has the chance to stop the water immediately. But sometimes, the water leak was small, and has gone undetected for several months or even years. This is when there is a question that involves a more thorough look of where the water has had a chance to move. It is important to find the source of the water first, but afterwards it is important to find where the water has gone. It is easy to just mop up the water and get on with your daily life, but it’s most prudent to have a professional to come out and look at what actually happened when the water began to leak and where it began to settle.
Here are the typical steps for Water Damage Restoration
First, Stop the Leak
Second, Repair the Leak
Third, Vacuum, Pump, and Dehumidify the water damaged area in your home
Fourth, Determine if you need Mold Remediation
Fifth, Remove Water Damaged Materials like drywall and baseboards and wood framing
Sixth, Repair the areas in your home that the water damage caused
Seventh, Walk through the work performed with the professional and make sure that the areas that were leaking are buttoned up, and that the damages that were caused have been fully repaired
Eighth, Rely on your warranty from a professional
The most important thing to do when seeing water damage is to stop the leak, then to make sure the leak is fixed permanently. This ensures that you will only have to repair the affected area once
Water Damage & Roofing of Cedar Park knows the best course of action to solve your water damage