Water Damage Restoration in Henderson & Owensboro, KY
Nothing wakes you up faster than stepping out of bed at 2:00 in the morning and water squishes up between your toes. The damages caused by water can be very serious. Failure to promptly dry affected areas can lead to expensive repairs resulting from mold, microbial growth, and rot. Here are some precautions you should take to keep your family or coworkers safe when you observe water damage at your property.
- Avoid contact with standing water until electric power has been turned off or disconnected. Water is a conductor of electricity and you could get shocked just by touching water in contact with energized circuits or devices!
- Avoid contact with water from any source that many be contaminated. Sources of water that may be contaminated include water that overflows from a sump pump, backs up through a drain, overflows from a toilet, or backs up through a sewer.
- Avoid walking on wet stairs or floors if possible to reduce the risk of a slip and fall accident.
Disaster Team professionals are available 24/7/365 to respond to an emergency at your home or business. Our technicians will determine the source of the water, evaluate the water damage, create an action plan for drying your property based on IICRC guidelines, remove and discard non-salvageable materials, extract water from all affected areas, and install and monitor commercial grade drying equipment to dry your property as quickly as possible.