Whether flooding was caused by leaving the water running or by an uncommonly severe storm, it’s important to address it as quickly as possible. The long term aftermath of water damage can be pretty severe, often requiring you to not only replace a few pieces of furniture and your rug, but also repair the damage to your walls and floors, or in some cases even replace your floor entirely.
Water mitigation is a somewhat complex process that has to be done by professionals. In some cases, it can even be unsafe if your appliances and electronics are still connected.
To do it properly, experts in water mitigation Denver offers will work on first finding the water source along with any electronic devices that are still connected. They will then proceed to neutralize the threat of electrocution and remove the water from the premises. Once all the water is removed, they will assess the damage and provide you with a detailed estimate on the costs that you can present to your insurance company.
Having an expert’s assessment of the damage is an important step as it will help you minimize your expenses. Once the area is dried out, and any additional water mitigation tasks are completed – like spraying the premises with antimicrobial spray – you’ll be able to get on with your life and perform the necessary remodeling work to restore your home to its former glory.