Posted by Zoe Geoffrion , on Oct, 2015
Did you wake up with your rooms flooded because a valve burst somewhere? Don’t know what to do? Call in professional water restoration services to make sure you get the proper assistance and help you need. Think your plumbing experience can handle it? If you don’t have the technical know-how or right tools, then don’t try to do it on your own. Here are 3 reasons why it’s better to leave this one to the experts, according to the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICR):
1. Latest Technology. A water restoration team will be updated all about the latest technologies and apply what they know in ensuring the restoration efforts in your home go off without a hitch. Outdated ways of water restoration are often less effective, especially when you compare them with the latest techniques and technologies. By getting the help of experts, you can rely on them to make sure the technology is up-to-date and efficient in the best possible way.
2. Quick Response. Professionals are trained to respond as quickly as possible, especially in cases of water restoration where time is the essence. For instance, if the water if contaminated, then the team has less time to work out a plan because the priority would be to remove the contaminated water in order to prevent the further spread of contagion which could cause diseases or worse. If the water isn’t contaminated, while the team has a bit more leeway, it’s still important to ensure the water damage is contained as soon as possible.
3. Training and Experience. Experts have the training and experience necessary to do the work at hand. They know the faster they work, the more chances your furniture will be salvaged. So they make sure to provide a thorough, speedy service. Among other things, this helps keep the mold infestation from growing, the wood from swelling and warping and the odor from taking root. It also means they know what to do to do prevent future instances of flooding as well as provide you with tips on how to save your furniture. You can ask them for guidance and help on what techniques work best in preventing water damage—like looking over your pipes regularly to know which one is in need of repairs or replacements.
These are just 3 great reasons to go for professional water restoration services. So don’t take chances by handling this on your own.
Contain water damage with professional water restoration services. Call us today at Spaulding Decon.