Plymouth Minnesota Flooded Basement Cleanup and Repair
Leaking basements are a common problem, that affects 60 percent of homes and usually develop within 10 to 15 years. Unfortunately, a leaky basement can be very expensive to repair; costing homeowners thousands of dollars. Wet basements can also buckle basement walls and cause structural damage. It is advisable to fix your basement early before the expensive damage has been done. The signs of a wet basement include musty odors, minor water leaks and efflorescence (aka.”white powder”). The two common causes for a wet basement are condensation and runoff.
Whether your basement is flooded, or there is mold growth on your walls, getting the water out of the air isn’t just the best option, it’s the only option. High humidity in a flooded room can cause thousands of dollars in damage to your walls and ceiling. Restoration Experts are highly trained to provide you with quality equipment and know how to dry your damaged room quickly and at the lowest cost possible.
Dehumidifiers play a huge role in preventing mold and mildew growth when there has been a flood or some other form of water damage.
Many people think that simply allowing the water to dry from a flooded room will remove the problem, but that only solves half of the problem. Placing an industrial strength dehumidifier in the room, as well as professional strength air moving equipment can help you to dry out your valuables and save money.
A standard household dehumidifier will typically remove 2-5 gallons of water per day. Professional strength dehumidifiers remove 10-30 gallons of water typically per day.
Industrial Strength Dehumidifiers also are capable of at least 50% more water than household dehumidifiers. A high-powered and portable Phoenix 200 MAX LGR Dehumidifier can remove up to 30 gallons of moisture from the air in a day, all while using minimal electricity. You might think this seems excessive, yet with concerns of mold and bacterial activity, time is of the essence. A Professional Dehumidifier has the size and strength needed to dry the job Done Right!
Minnesota Flooded Basement Cleanup and Repair
Once a building has been exposed to a large volume of water, it becomes extremely hazardous as water causes both health and structural risks. When it comes to your flooded basement, it is critical that it be done immediately. To prevent even more costly water damages from occurring it is vital to have the water cleaned up and structures dried immediately.
Water and Flood Damage Cleanup is a big job that is best left to the pros. If the water damage is extensive, your best bet is to call a Minnesota Restoration Expert that can get your home, assess the problem, and remove the water before any additional damage can be done within 1 hour or less. They will have the right kind of equipment for the job that can save most of your valuables.
24/7 Emergency Service and Water Damage Equipment Rental
If you decide to take on the mess alone, make sure you have the proper state-of-the-art Water and Flood Damage equipment to do the job yourself.
Some of the equipment they rent: