Business Water Damage Restoration

Water Damage Restoration: A Basic Overview

Water damage refers to different possible losses incurred by water penetrating into structures in a premises where it is able to allow entry of an invasive material or biological process by damaging processes like rotting, growth of mold, bacteria growth, corrosion of metal, de-amining of materials like plywood, et al. Paul Davis Restoration of Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge is an excellent resource for this. The damage can also refer to the gradual deterioration of the structure due to exposure to water. Depending on the nature of the damaged structure, remedial efforts may be required to restore it to its original condition, or to ensure it does not cause further damage.

Water damage restoration is a complicated process which requires a series of steps. First of all, it should be determined if there are any life threatening threats or injuries associated with the situation, such as burns, toxic gases, electricity overload, electrocution, carbon monoxide poisoning, or even loss of human life. Based on the nature of the damage, you should first attempt to contain the source of the water. If it is a natural disaster, such as rain or hailstorm, a hose with water pump will be very helpful in restoring your house fast. If it is a crime or accidental flood, then you need to contact a local emergency service to provide you with the necessary assistance and protection.

Next, the restoration process starts with drying and cleaning up the area. You need to remove as much dampness and mire that have accumulated. Drying the place will take a long time since the place needs to be dried thoroughly to prevent the formation of mold and mildew. Water removal, in addition to drying and cleaning, also involves de-odorizing, removing any excess moisture, and then covering the damaged areas with new sheets of plastic to prevent further moisture from entering into the structure.

Contact Info

Paul Davis Restoration of Baton Rouge
11800 Industriplex Blvd, Suite 3, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809
Phone No. : 225-408-0390