No matter how large or small your Minneapolis home is, it is always devastating when it suffers from water damage. Water damage can range from minor leaks to major flooding, and each case requires quick action to get the problem resolved before it gets any worse. Here are some things you should know when dealing with water damage repair in your home.
One of the things that makes water damage so devastating is that it spreads very quickly, and the damage only gets worse the longer the water is present. So, first things first – stop the water. Once the water has been stopped, then you can prevent the damage from progressing. If possible, contain the damage to the initial area and remove belongings from the affected area. It is also very important to keep safety in mind. If your home’s electrical system could be compromised by the water, turn off the power. If there is standing water, avoid contact with it because it could be contaminated. The single best way to mitigate damage and keep you and your family safe is to call 24 Restore right away. We will be able to safely stop the source of the water damage, avoid any potential threats or harm, and begin taking corrective actions to provide water damage repair.
Homeowner’s insurance policies vary, and in order to get the most out of your policy you should contact them right away to see what will or will not be covered regarding water damage. Be sure to keep detailed record of when the damage occurred, what may have caused it, and what damages have been done. It is also helpful to take pictures so you can prove loss or damage. It can be tricky to navigate filing an insurance claim, so if you need it, the experts at 24 Restore can help. We are experienced at working with insurers, and have built good rapport with many companies in the area so we can help guide you through the process.
No matter how big or small your water damage is, regardless of the source, scope, or size, you can guarantee the best outcome for your home by calling in help. Attempting to handle water damage repair on your own is not only more stressful for you, but could actually end up resulting in more damage. The longer water is present, and the longer it takes to dry the water, the worse the damage will be. The water damage repair specialists at 24 Restore are standing by 24/7 to take your call so we can respond right away to your water damage situation. We have the equipment, training, experience, and personnel necessary to provide the best results for your home. We are able to find and stop the source of the water, contain the damage, and get it dried out as soon as possible so any needed repairs can be completed. When it comes to water damage repair, the only thing you need to do is call 24 Restore.