Water Damage Restoration San Diego
Did you know that? Water damage causes more damage to your home than any other of the most common mishaps that happens inside of your home? Only fire damage can become more destructive and costly. Water Damage is also commonly known as Flood Damage when it happens inside of your home or business.
A simple ice maker leak or leaking supply line to your faucet or toilet can cause hidden water damage inside you walls, to your cabinets, drywall and framing, andwood floors due to wicking. Kitchen cabinets and bathroom vanities are high risk areas and are excellent candidates for mold growth if they become wet.
Water Damage Restoration San Diego-Mold Prevention
Mold and mildew are easily preventable but time is not on your side! Abnormal moisture in your home may cause microscopic mold spores to begin to germinate at an alarming rate on organic materials, wood, drywall paper etc. in as little as 48-hours. Water damage restoration in San Diego is necessary to prevent mold and mildew in your home or business.
FAST RESPONSE & IMMEDIATE DRYING ARE CRUCIAL TO PREVENT MOLD
It is crucial to immediately begin drying any water damaged areas within 24-48 hours to prevent mold growth. Flooded wet carpets hardwood flooring, and cabinetry all can be dried and saved and restored if caught in time.
Moisture testing should be performed as soon as possible by an IICRC trained professional using moisture metersto locate and detect any abnormal moisture content in drywall, sill plates and framing between walls, wood flooring, carpets and pad.
This will determine exactly what is wet, where it’s wet and what needs to be dried.Moisture testing should be performed daily to determine if water damaged materials are drying. Dehumidifiers and air movers are necessary to remove abnormal moisture and humidity.
Immediate action is also necessary because the longer the moisture and humidity remains in your home the more harmful and destructive it becomes leading to Mold contamination.
Water Damage + An Organic Food Source + Time = MOLD!
Will your insurance policy cover San Diego water damage? It depends how the water entered your house or business. Insurance or not you must repair and dry your house of business inSan Diegofrom water damage. Your home is your most valuable asset and people need to know what you have to do in order to make sure that your home is dry and a safe place to live in afterwards.
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