Water damage can result from a variety of causes such as a burst pipe, an overflowing tap or a backed up sewer or water used to extinguish a fire. Of course the most catastrophic damage usually results from a storm or super storm. Whatever the reason for your flooding, you will want to implement water damage restoration as quickly as possible.
Water damage restoration usually requires the services of disaster recover experts such as Flooded.com. If you sustain water damage in Babylon, Baldwin Harbor, Bellmore, Bethpage, East Massapequa, East Meadow, Elmont, Farmingdale, Flushing, Freeport, Greatneck, Hempstead, Hicksville, Huntington, Hydepark, Jamaica, Levittown or Long Island then you can call Flooded.com for fast and effective assistance.
Floods are probably the number one natural disaster in the US and occur in all states. Apart from flood insurance you want to know who to deal with when it comes to water damage restoration. Once water collects inside your home you want to get rid of it as quickly as possible. The longer the water remains in your home or building, the greater the damage and the greater the health risks.
Water damage restoration includes specialised tasks such as water removal, drying, cleaning, mold remediation, sanitising, salvaging, reconstruction and building. Disaster recovery teams use special equipment that is designed to get job done right in the quickest possible time. Such equipment includes air movers, waters pumps, extraction machines, humidifiers, air scrubbers and more.
A disaster recovery team also has the resources to provide temporary power, shut off electrical point, and secure your home or facility and to perform the required restoration and reconstruction work. Apart from removing the water and related odors and mold, the recovery team will also sanitize and disinfect your home, business premises or facility. Before the actual water damage reconstruction work can begin it is important that your home or building is secured and disinfected.
Water damage restoration and mold remediation by disaster recovery experts
Mold is a problem in many homes in Great Neck, Elmont, East Meadow, Bellmore and Bethpage NY. Effective mold remediation
is often required to get rid of mold and to prevent it from recurring. Wherever there is moisture, dampness or the accumulation of standing water, mold is likely to form. Mold spores are airborne and invisible to the eye. When these spores enter your home and land on moist surfaces, mold can set-in and grow.
Visible mold is unsightly and will distract from the value of your home. Mold also has a damp and unpleasant smell. Mold can also result in damage to materials, surfaces and building structures. In addition mold can pose health risks. The most common health issues related to mold are hay fever-like and similar allergic symptoms. Contact Flooded.com for water damage restoration & mold remediation in Bethpage, East Massapequa Park, Great Neck, Hempstead, Levittown, Elmont, Lynbrook and Port Washington, NY
For these reasons you should first try and prevent the formation of mold in your home. Mold cannot form or grow without water or moisture. It follows that mold prevention requires moisture control. However if mold has formed then mold remediation is the next logical step. In mild cases mold can be removed with thorough cleaning and commercial materials. A mold remediation contractor has the required resources and materials to identify mold, remove it and cut off the water source that resulted in its formation in the first place. Mold remediation involves the removal of mold with appropriate biocides as well as the elimination of the offending water source.
Water damage can result from a variety of sources including flooding, leaks, broken pipes and sewer backups. Standing water will just result in further damage and can also present health risks. Water damage restoration
should commence as soon as possible of water has accumulated in your home. The water needs to be extracted and removed. Drying and decontamination are also important steps in the water damage restoration process. Once the water is removed and the surfaces are dried and disinfected, the actual building and reconstruction work can commence. Flooded.com is a disaster recovery expert and provides effective mold remediation and water damage restoration services in Great Neck, Elmont, East Meadow, Bellmore and Bethpage NY.
Professional upholstery cleaning and carpet cleaning services can restore fabrics to pre-disaster condition
After water damage upholstery cleaning
is essential to restore and sanitize furniture fabrics, padding and leather. If you have suffered water damage and require water removal, upholstery cleaning, carpet cleaning
or water damage restoration in Suffolk County NY, Merrick NY, Farmingdale NY, West Hempstead NY, then you should speak to the disaster recovery experts at Flooded.com
Professional upholstery cleaning can restore your furniture to pre-disaster condition. Water is extracted and fabrics and padding are treated with special commercial chemicals. Specialised equipment such as a high capacity heated commercial auto detailing and upholstery cleaning machine has the penetration capabilities to remove dirt, dust, filth, microbes and bacteria from fabrics and padding. Fabrics and padding are also sanitized and decontaminated with steam cleaners and anti-microbial agents. Proper sanitization of your home and furniture after a flood or water damage is vital in restoration process.
Professional carpet cleaning requires the use of commercial grade steam cleaners and chemicals that will also sanitize your carpets and neutralize bacteria and other harmful microbes and agents. Special machines such as dehumidifiers, air movers and vacuums are used to extract water and to dry the affected carpets. This process will also help to prevent the carpet glue from dissolving and prevent the formation of mold and mildew. Proper water extraction, drying and cleaning will restore your carpets to their pre-disaster state.
After water damage occurs, the recovery and restoration process should commence immediately. Water might be from a contaminated source and this can quickly ruin fabrics and materials and also pose an immediate health risk. Standing water is a breeding ground for germs and allergens and will also attract mold.
Professional upholstery and carpet cleaning can save your furniture and carpets provided fast action is taken. After water damage you should contact a disaster recovery team such as Flooded,com to perform the required recovery and restoration work. Upholstery cleaning & carpet cleaning in Bellmore, Bethpage, Flushing, Levittown, Huntington, Jamaica, Mineola, Oceanside and Freeport, NY
Mold remediation and mold removal by professionals
Mold loves to grow in damp, moist and wet places. But you don’t want mold in your home and when it takes hold you need to get rid of it as quickly as possible. Mold removal can be a tricky and difficult process and is best left to experts who have the right equipment and experience to provide mold remediation
. Flooded .com is a mold removal and remediation company serving the communities of Oceanside, Oyster Bay, Queens NY, Rockville Center and Suffolk County.
In nature mold helps to break down dead organic matter such as leaves, branches, shrubs and trees. So mold has its role in nature but it has no purpose in your home other than a destructive one. Mold spores are airborne and when they enter your house and land on moist or wet areas the spores will grow and form mold. Visible mold is unsightly and can also produce an unpleasant musty smell. In addition mold attacks surfaces and can cause damage to walls, tiles, wood and other structures in your home. Mold can spread quickly and take over large areas of your home. In addition mold can give off allergens and toxins that can affect your health.
Mold remediation involves assessing your home and determining if mold is present. Some mold can be seen and identified visually. Some types of mold are not visible and infrared or similar equipment might be required to identify mold.
If mold is present the remediation experts will first identify sources of moisture and address and fix them. They will then use special equipment and chemical to remove the mold. Once mold is removed some restoration work might be required to repair damaged surfaces and structures.
Since mold likes to grow in wet and damp places you should be aware of any such places in your home and in order to prevent mold you need to control the moisture in your home. Flooded.com offers mold remediation & mold removal in Flushing, Hicksville, Levittown, Bethpage, Lynbrook, Massapequa Park, Mineola and Seaford, NY
Professional carpet cleaning and upholstery cleaning after water damage
Water can cause a lot of damage to carpets and upholstery. After water damage you will likely require professional carpet cleaning
and upholstery cleaning
. Flooded.com provides cleaning, sanitation services in Baldwin Habor, Forest Hills, Hempstead, Huntington, Long Island and Nassau County.
After a flood or some other water damage your carpets and rugs will be soaked and might be contaminated. If the water came from a contaminated source then your carpets can pose a serious health risk. Hot water extraction and steaming will be needed to dry your carpets and rugs. It is important that you act quickly after water damage occurs. If you wait longer than 24 hours you will most likely have to discard damaged carpets and rugs.
Professional carpet and upholstery cleaning requires the use of commercial equipment and chemicals. Commercial carpet cleaning equipment includes cleaning power heads, carpet extractors, industrial vacuums, air movers, rotary machines and more. Use Flooded.com for carpet cleaning & upholstery cleaning in Baldwin Harbor, East Massapequa, Bethpage, Elmont, Great Neck and East Meadow, New York.
Water extraction and drying should be performed as soon as possible and chemicals must be used for effective decontamination and sanitation. The longer water is contained inside carpets and upholstery, the less likely it becomes that those items can be salvaged and restored.
Industrial cleaning equipment enables the restoration team to perform deep water extraction as well as dirt and grime removal. Commercial chemicals help to kill bacteria and harmful agents that harbor on the surface as well as inside carpets and upholstery.
Your furniture is a substantial investment and after water damage you should act quickly in order to improve the chances of salvage and restoration. Upholstery cleaning also involves deodorising and sanitation. The use of specially formulated chemicals and cleaning agents is requires to power clean water damaged furniture and upholstery, without damaging the fabrics. A protector spray can also be used to create a safety film which creates a resistance to stains and protection against sun damage as well as normal wear and tear.