Ask The Experts: Do I need a professional to help clean up commercial water damage?
Dealing with a flooded company is never something a business owner wants. Unfortunately, many businesses will eventually experience some kind of water loss, whether a broken pipe, leaking roof, or storm-related event. Fortunately, business owners don’t have to go it alone. A water remediation and restoration professional will have the latest knowledge, equipment, and techniques to get your business back to “Like it never even happened.”
Water damage is never a simple situation. Restoring it back to its former glory requires different methods for different materials. Every structure has many porous and nonporous materials, all of which require their own methods for cleaning. In some cases, drywall or carpeting will need to be removed and replaced. In many cases, much more can be saved. An expert will do the following to help you minimize your loss.
- Inspect and assess the damage
- Extract water
- Dry and dehumidify affected areas
- Clean, sanitize and deodorize, including odor removal from air
- Restore structural components
Along with restoring the structural integrity of your flooded company, a certified professional is trained to salvage as much affected content as possible. From furniture to documents and equipment, they use an array of advanced techniques to clean items on-and off-site. These methods include:
Dry Cleaning – Best for minimal residue or pre-treatment before wet cleaning Used for cleaning light
Wet Cleaning – Method for the removal of heavy residues
Spray Cleaning – A solution safe for items too delicate for wet cleaning.
Foam Cleaning – Ideal for textiles that can be wet cleaned.
Abrasive Cleaning – Used for heavily soiled areas.
Immersion Cleaning – Items are dipped in an industrial solution.
When faced with a flooded company, getting back to normal can seem like something that will never happen. By finding the right help that adheres to industry standards and uses innovative equipment and techniques, you can get your business back to normal faster.
So give us a call! We are faster to any disaster and are here to help get you back to "Like it never even happened."