Most people expect the only source of water damage to be flooding or intense water spills, however, the main source of water damage happens due to broken water mains and plumbing problems. So what do you do once you’ve experienced water damage? Unfortunately, trying to take care of it yourself will only lead to more serious problems such as damage to the building structure and serious health risks due to mold and bacteria – water damage restoration is best handled by the professionals at Carpet Cleaning Experts. Our experienced technicians are a call away to help restore your property and most importantly protect your health.
There are 3 different categories of water damage;
Category 1: Water damage is from a clean water source
Category 2: Gray Water Damage – Contains water that is contaminated with toxins, chemicals, or other contaminants that can affect your health. Some examples of category 2 water damage are appliance discharge, broken waterbed, broken fish tank, and overflowing toilet. If not treated properly immediately, Category 2 may turn into Category 3 water and become extremely dangerous.
Category 3: Black Water Damage – This water damage contains extremely unsanitary bacteria in large amounts that can pose serious health risks to anyone in the area. Some examples of category 3 is flooding from seawater, and water from rivers or streams.
If you are a victim of any of the three categories of water damage, call Carpet Cleaning Experts today. We have technicians waiting to answer your questions and assist you immediately. Water damage is not an issue that can wait – it will only get worse as time goes by. Call immediately!