Important Information - Water Damage Part 2
IMPORTANT INFORMATION - WATER DAMAGE
Survey Extent of Damage and Inspect the Premises
We inspect and test the damaged area to determine the extent of damage and how far the moisture has traveled to ensure proper and complete restoration. In addition, we will inspect for safety concerns which may be evident. If there are any safety issues or you are aware of any asbestos containing material before our arrival, please bring them to our attention.
- SURVEY DAMAGE.
- COMPLETE SAFETY INSPECTION.
Identify Signs of Visible Mold Growth
Visible mold growth and moldy, musty odors may indicate the source of a moisture or water intrusion. If extensive mold is evident, we will need to consult your adjuster or property manager before completing additional work.
- IDENTIFY Mold Growth Present in the Structure.
- Identify Odors or Musty Smells.
Furniture Moved and Blocked In Place
We move furniture and property contents and block items to help prevent rust or furniture stains on wet carpet.
- BLOCK Furniture.
Emergency Water Extraction
We remove as much excess water as possible from affected areas.
- REMOVE Excess Water.
We check whether the carpet pad should be removed to save or protect the subfloor.
- INSPECT Carpet Pad.
- REMOVE Carpet Pad, if NEEDED.