Professional Water Damage Mitigation Services in Lindsay, ON
Water damage remediation from leaks or busted pipes is what Restoration 1 is about.
Restoration 1 utilizes the most advanced tools for our damage remediation services. For your residence in Lindsay, ON, our water damage contractors can remediate the wrecked space in a timely manner. This consists of extracting the water and any residual moisture that is in your home then drying it out completely. Every staff member from Restoration 1 is a knowledgeable professional and they possess the experience necessary for fixing your property to a safe living space. Furthermore, our quick response can reduce loss and stop more damages from occurring.
Wreckage caused by water is a frequent type of property damage and it’s a huge contributor to property loss in Lindsay, ON. The reason why is it can spread. When water damage isn’t handled quickly, hazardous bacteria and mould can develop in your residential space. This will generate more wreckage to your property, and if it’s extensive enough, it could impact the entire property.
There are many sources that can produce water damage, and depending on where the water came from, there will be certain techniques and methods when repairing your damaged space. The professional technicians from Restoration 1 understand what it takes to fix all types of water damage. They’ll determine the classification your damage falls under and which procedures and tools will be best for the job.
We get rid of still water in your property with our specialized equipment and pumps. Once all the water has been extracted, drying the space can begin. This way we can prepare your house for water damage repair and get it back to its original condition.
During this operation, any carpets and padding are pulled up from the ground for thorough drying. Our contractors use powerful dehumidifiers and equipment to remove moisture from all surfaces. It's necessary to ensure floors are completely dried for the next step.
Your belongings will be thoroughly dried and brought back to pre-damaged conditions whenever possible (depending on the degree of the wreckage, your items might be lost). The restoration stage will fix and patch up any damages caused to your property's structure too. This is the reconstruction part of our water damage repair services.
Water Damage Categories
When your property sustains damage from supply lines (such as appliances, faucets, pipes, etc.) this falls under Category 1. Category 1 is called clean water because the source isn't a hazard if it comes in contact. With this type of water damage, the experts at Restoration 1 will be able to save most, if not all, of your floors, walls or other personal problems that got wet if we're contacted immediately.
Water damage under Category 2 that has biological, chemical and physical contaminants that are harmful to humans, and this can lead to extensive wreckage on your property. This usually stems from toilets with waste in them, water discharge from appliances, sump pump failures and any other water that goes through a sanitation system. Spaces that have been infected from this kind of water will need to be extracted as fast as possible in order to stop mould growth.
Category 3 damage is very unclean and is a danger. This is called black water and it has harmful bacteria and fungi. Category 3 is usually caused by sewage backups, but could also be the result of ground surface water flooding your property or even from Category 2 water that's been sitting for 48-72 hours. This type of damage requires certain treatment from our contractors who have the necessary equipment and know the best approached to eliminate the contamination.