After a fire it is crucial to hire someone who knows how to properly mitigate fire and smoke damage. Many people don’t realize that the smell of smoke is going to stick around for quite some time unless it is cleaned properly. Check with your insurance company to learn more about your insurance coverage. Removing the water takes specialized equipment and it’s well worth the time, effort and investment to pay someone to get the job done right.
Water damage can turn into a mold issue. If this is the case, it’s crucial to contact someone regarding mold remediation. Mold could make those in the home ill. If it not cleaned up quickly mold can spread. This could lead to a serious infestation. Set an appointment with a professional from Water Smoke & Mold Removal as soon as possible. If you are unsure whether or not there is a problem with mold it’s best to have the home inspected.
If you’ve had a broken or leaking pipe, toilet overflow, etc. the carpet could have water trapped deep down in the pad. In this situation, it needs to be removed as soon as possible. If the pad is saturated it could damage the subfloor which can lead o further problems with the flooring.
Simply because the water has been dried does not mean the flooring is not compromised. Hire someone with a special equipment to mitigate the situation before more damage is caused.
Professional damage restoration is a necessity after any type of flood or fire. Contact your insurance company as soon as water damage has been noticed.