Causes of Flood Damage

Water damage takes many forms and can harm even the most prepared business or homeowner. Assorted flood damage scenarios need different answers. Regardless of the source or amount of flood damage in your business, Paul Davis Emergency Services work quickly and efficiently.

Learn more about several of the most typical types of flood damage below:

Severe Storms

Severe weather can put any structure’s foundation to the test. If storms get serious, water becomes a strong element. Be it a flood, tornado, or blizzard, if water harms your property, it becomes a serious problem. Nobody is prepared for a problem like this, but if issues occur, you can rely on Paul Davis.

Underground Flooding

Basements attract lots of runoff water, whether from precipitation, a leaky roof, a broken sump pump, or some other source. It just takes a single crack in the foundation for water to invade. Paul Davis specialists are highly qualified to eliminate flooding from basements, sanitize and restore your possessions, and dry everything effectively to lessen the damage. Our team doesn’t quit until we have confirmed that the task is finished.

Issues with Sewage Spills

Sewage flooding is not just gross, it’s hazardous. Grey or black water pollution contains pathogens that may result in serious illness. Backup resulting from sewer blockages should be considered an emergency and should be handled right away. Qualified Paul Davis emergency responders comb through and eliminate the damage from the source and all standing water damage may have occurred. Our equipment and specialized training can solve the issues with efficiency and quality.

Appliance Malfunctions & Damaged Pipes

If a faucet, bathtub, washing machine or any other appliance breaks, the outcome can vary from irritating to devastating. Standing flooding left on the floor can seep into the foundation, collecting in out of reach places. You may cause wood damage and harbor a mold infestation. If your water damage results from toilet or kitchen overflow, you additionally risk spreading pathogens. Have a professional investigate the area to avoid additional expenses down the road.

Water after Fire Damage

It’s terrible enough for a property to sustain fire damage, but it’s worse to be left with water damage in the days after the fire. In the steps of killing an indoor fire, your home or business may be left with water damage. This one-two punch of home damage can leave your space ruined. Paul Davis Emergency Services has the expertise to eliminate all fire or water damage left.