A flood inside the home can be a traumatic event. The flood can be a natural occurring event; can be caused by broken pipes in your Park City home or an accident within your home. You must find the cause, and stop the water. You must act fast.

Find the water main and turn it off. Turn off the electricity to prevent further problems. Open windows and turn on fans to dry the house. Damages will be decreased by cleaning up the water quickly. It is very important to contact a flood damage restoration company to help you restore your home and protect you and your family.

Hiring a water damage company in Park City, UT where you live will decrease the possibly of contamination, including dangerous bacteria, mold, or fungus. If the mold is allowed to grow it will require additional strategies to remove and can be costly. There are several steps a professional water damage restoration company will complete to restore your home.

An evaluation of your home will be completed by a qualified flood damage restoration company like Active Carpet Cleaning. Infrared equipment and water sensing probes will be used to assess the damage. Once the assessment is complete they will began the process to dry out your house. The drying out process may include several steps. Air movers and huge industrial fans are used to circulate the air. Dehumidifiers and air scrubbers will also be used. Huge floor dryers are used to dry the flooring including carpet, padding, hard wood and vinyl while decreasing the possibility of mold. It is required to pull up the carpet and vinyl to completely dry it, along with the carpet padding and underlayment. The baseboard will be removed.

Our professionals may drill 1 to 2 inch holes into the sheet rock to allow the air to penetrate the sheet rock to prevent black mold. It will require 2 to 3 days for the house to dry perhaps more. Due to the heat, air and noise of machines used you and your family will not be able to remain.

A reevaluation of the house will be completed by the flood damage restoration company to determine if the drying process is complete.

This is just some basic information regarding the quality of our work and our expertise in the industry. Most home owner’s insurance plans cover the cost of flood damage restoration. If you have experienced flooding of any kind, give us a call now for a FREE estimate. We serving all of Park City, Heber, Kamas, Midway and the rest of Summit County.

(435) 200-4200