Water Damage Restoration

Water Damage Restoration | Don’t Let the Disaster Get Worse

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Flood water damage is one of the most common problems that a homeowner will deal with during their ownership. When this unfortunate occurrence happens, either from an overflowing washing machine, burst pipe, leaking bathtub or a storm, the event can become overwhelming. However, ServiceMaster Restoration has emergency services 24/7 to help you cope with this sudden disaster. Since floods happen quickly, we must act quickly too and will be on your property within 2-4 hours to stop this flooding and begin the restoration process.

Not only can these floods cause a lot of damage to your possessions, carpet or wood flooring, floods can also create a habitat for mildew to further damage the structure of your home. To prevent further damage to your property it is essential to call a certified water damage restoration technician for proper water mitigation and repair.

At ServiceMaster Restore, we have over 50 years of experience restoring properties to their original state after a flooding! Our professionals are trained to act quickly and communicate effectively, allowing you to get on with your daily schedule with minimum stress. Through our corporate affiliation, we use insurance-approved pricing so there is no guesswork involved in trusting our water damage quotes. We are strictly held to your insurance providers’ high standards.


Certified Water Damage Contractors

It is essential to call a certified water damage restoration professional for proper mitigation and repair. Our advanced water removal equipment quickly removes all water and helps to detect hidden moisture; thoroughly cleaning and drying your home and belongings. We will finish the job with our professional deodorization and sanitizing agents for your comfort, health and safety.

At Service Master Restoration, we offer 24/7 response for emergency water damage extraction to prevent your property from experiencing further damage. We will restore your home or business to its original state – or to a better condition than before the water damage!


The Water Damage Restoration Process

Depending on what factors caused the water damage to your home, steps may be performed differently, but the general process stays the same. The steps listed below illustrate our process for the average water damage emergency.

Step 1:
Contact us immediately in Washington at (509) 922-2500 or Idaho at (208) 667-7670.

Step 2:
Our certified technicians will arrive at your site within 2-4 hours to inspect and assess the water damage. During this time, we will provide an action plan for your situation and guide you through the insurance process, our work and a timeline of what to expect during this process.

Step 3:
After the initial review is completed our water restoration contractors will remove the water from your residence or place of business as quickly and stress-free as possible.

Step 4:
After our contractors have extracted all the water from the area, they will fully dry, dehumidify, and deodorize the area to ensure you return to a healthy living environment, free of water and potential mold growth.

Step 5:
After the water damage restoration process has been completed, you may return to inspect our work. You may even find the area looks better than before the water damage!


Water Damage Prevention Plan

There are a variety of ways water can cause damage to your property. With over 50 years of experience, we have seen countless types of water damage, and have an idea of what we can expect upon arrival. Since water damage disasters are the most common issues facing property owners, you can call us to do an inspection or create an action plan for your home if a flood were to occur. This proactive planning gives you peace of mind and control in these sometimes inevitable disasters. We will discuss the various elements that play a hand in property floods.


Types of Water Damage


Frozen Pipes

Frozen pipes can be a common occurrence during Washington and Idaho’s winter months. Below freezing temperatures can cause the water within the pipelines to expand, which leads to the development of tiny cracks.

The ideal way to prevent water from freezing is to keep faucets at a slow, consistent drip. The consistent water flow will prevent the water from forming a hard block within the water line.


Storm Damage

With gusty winds, powerful storms can cause damage to the roof or cracks within the windows. These new entry points can provide an easy entrance for outside water.


Appliance Failures

Toilets, dishwashers, washing machines and other appliances in your home use water lines and It is quite common for a hose to slip or a connection to fail. When this happens, water damage can start in any part of your home where the appliance faulted and spread very quickly throughout your home.


HVAC Malfunction

The most common type of water damage is when a drain pipe becomes clogged. Water will quickly back up the line and then settle into the drain pan until it overflows from the pan and continues to flood all areas around the pan. Other HVAC malfunction issues that cause water damage include, a blocked pump tube, the indoor coil becomes frozen, broken pipe fittings or a faulty evaporator coil.


Failed Water Lines

Pipelines can become brittle as they age, creating fragility in the structure. One tiny crack can allow for hundreds of gallons of water damage to your property.


Sump Pump Failure

There are many reasons why a sump pump could fail. Power outages, frozen or clogged sump pump pipes, jammed switches, lack of maintenance or old age can all be contributing factors that lead to unmitigated water.


Sewer Back-Up

Sewage water is classified as the most severe type of water damage. This damage is most commonly caused by clogs in the sewer line, overgrown tree roots or a damaged sewer pipe. Most sewer water damage can create hazardous conditions within the property that can harm your health and your property.


Interior Sprinkler Failure

Maintenance mishaps, freezing temperatures or small cracks in the water lines can all lead to failing sprinkler lines. If the sprinkler system is accidentally triggered, this can cause an overwhelming disaster to your space and to your personal belongings. However, since this is clean water, a certified water restoration contractor can help mitigate the water and restore much of the property to its original state.


Water Damage Restoration Contractors

Do not hesitate to call our experienced water damage restoration contractors. The longer you wait, the more expensive the damage. We are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our professionals can be on-site within 2-4 hours and have the right knowledge, expertise, and equipment to handle any job.

For fast response with professional results, call ServiceMaster Restoration today in Washington at (509) 922-2500, or in Idaho at (208) 667-7670.


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