Immediate Response for Water Damage Repair Services in Sunderland, ON
Water damage repair from leaks or floods is what Restoration 1 is about.
Restoration 1 uses industry-grade equipment for our water damage repair services. For your residence in the Sunderland, ON, area, our expert contractors can repair your damaged area in a timely manner. This consists of clearing out the water and any residual moisture that is in your home then drying it out entirely. Each team member at Restoration 1 is a knowledgeable professional and they have the skills necessary for fixing your residence to a safe living space. Additionally, our immediate response can mitigate loss and prevent further damages from happening.
Water damage is a common type of property damage and it’s a major contributor to property loss in the Sunderland, ON, area. The reason why is the aftermath can escalate. If water damage isn’t taken care of immediately, dangerous bacteria and mould can cultivate in your residential space. This will generate further wreckage to your house, and if it’s broad enough, it could affect the whole property.
There are many sources that can cause water damage, and depending on where the water came from, there will be different techniques and methods when repairing your damaged area. The professional contractors from Restoration 1 know what it takes to fix all types of water damage. They’ll identify the category your damage falls under and which procedures and equipment will be best for the job.
We remove all standing water in your property with water extractors and pumps. Once all the water has been eliminated, drying the area can begin. This way we can get your property ready for water damage repair and get it back to its original condition.
It's necessary to clear away your flooring in order to dry the damaged space entirely. Our team will then use dehumidifiers to extract any remaining moisture in the area.
Your belongings will be taken care of and brought back to pre-damaged conditions if possible (depending on the condition of the water, your items won't always be saved). The recovery stage will fix and go over any damages brought on your property's structure too. This is the reconstruction part of Restoration 1's water damage repair services.
Categories of Water Damage
If your home undergoes damage from water supply lines (such as appliances, faucets, pipes, etc.) this is classified as Category 1. Category 1 is called clean water because the source isn't dangerous if you come in contact with it. With this type of water damage, the team at Restoration 1 will be able to save most, if not all, of your flooring, walls or other personal belongings that got wet if we're contacted at once.
Water damage under Category 2 that consists of biological, chemical and physical pollutants that are harmful to humans, and this can lead to major wreckage on your property. This usually stems from toilet bowls with wastewater, water discharge from dishwashers or washing machines, sump pump failures and any other water that runs through a sanitation system. Spaces that have been contaminated from this kind of water damage will have to be removed immediately in order to prevent mould growth.
Category 3 water damage is highly unsanitary and is a danger. This is called black water and it consists of harmful bacteria and fungi. Category 3 is typically derived from sewage backups. However, it could also be the result of ground surface water flooding your home or even from Category 2 water wasn't extracted and has been sitting for 2-3 days. This type of damage needs special attention from our professionals who have the necessary tools and know the best methods to extract the contamination.