SERVPRO of Elk River, Becker and Big Lake
5 Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Water Damage
1. What can cause water damage?
Water damage can be caused due to numerous reasons. It can occur after natural disasters, from pipes bursting, appliance malfunctions, roof leaks, foundations leaks, septic tank overflows, poor drainage and MORE.
2. Why is water damage dangerous?
Damage can occur from water damage because floodwater that comes from outside and from sewage backups contains dangerous contaminants. Some of the dangerous contaminants include various viruses and bacteria. If the water is not drained within 24-48 hours, structural damage and mold growth can begin to form.
3. What should I do after a flood, or sewage, or water leak?
CALL SERVPRO OF ELK RIVER, BECKER AND BIG LAKE AT (612) 444-3336 IMMEDIATELY! This should be done immediately to avoid potential mold growth, and damages to the wood, walls, and carpet in the affected area.
4. How do certified technicians handle water damage?
SERVPRO of Elk River, Becker and Big Lake will arrive in a timely manner to begin helping you through the process. One of the first things that they will do is go through the items to see which ones can be restored. After all of the items are removed from the area, we will being to dry out and disinfect the area.
5. Will my homeowners insurance cover water damage?
Notifying your insurance company is one of the most important things to do when experiencing water damage. This is important in helping determine what they will cover. SERVPRO of Elk River, Becker and Big Lake will work with your insurance company to help meet your needs.
If you are to experience a water damage or loss call SERVPRO of Elk River, Becker and Big Lake to help! We can be reached at (612) 444-3336!