Water damage restoration is an emergency business. That’s why ServiceMaster Clean® is on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Our rapid emergency response minimizes the disruption to your life and helps save you money. The damage from a water disaster increases dramatically if restoration does not begin immediately. The cleaning professionals at ServiceMaster Clean® use advanced products, procedures, and equipment to assure the highest level of cleaning performance and protection for property and furnishings.
Thorough inspection of the structure to determine what type of materials are affected and determining the best strategy to dry the entire structure.
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The first step in the process is to stop the source of moisture. Once the source is stopped our crews will proceed with removing the water from the affected areas.
In order to prevent bacterial growth and speed up the process of drying an application of an antimicrobial is used on affected areas.
Air movement is a necessity in the drying process. The proper airflow across wet areas helps expedite the drying process.
Dehumidification is the most critical piece of the drying process. The use of air movement dries the materials and the dehumidification pull the moisture out of the air to lower the humidity in the affected areas of the structure to prevent secondary damage.
In order to properly dry your home it is essential that we evaluate daily to monitor your home and all material affected.
– Contact doctor if you have health concerns
– Eliminate the source of water
– Turn off circuit breakers if safe
– Remove and secure breakables and small furniture.
– Use hygiene items left in loss area
– Consume food in the loss area
– Use home fans to dry areas
– Activate the building HVAC system
– Enter an area with standing water
When the unforeseen happens, call on ServiceMaster Clean®. Our emergency call center is prepared to handle your call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Call us now at (301) 972-9100.