Few things can bring on more stress and panic then walking down to find your basement flooded, soaking wet carpets or finding your furniture floating in several feet of water. Panic sets in, now what? You have lots of questions/concerns, and the biggest question
now what do I do? Where do I start?
Call Us!! Time is critical!!! The sooner the water is removed and drying equipment set up, the better. This will not only save you thousands of dollars in repair, replacement and secondary damage (ie walls, insulation, furniture, personal belongings) not to mention mold damage, odours, and the inability to use your basement for extended amounts of time.
WATER EXTRACTION AND CLEAN UP
We are specialists in assessing, removing water & flood damage, sewage backups, burst pipes or any water leaks, with 30 years experience in removing the water/sewage there is nothing we have not seen or can’t help you with. Call us AS SOON as the water damage occurs, as our service includes emergency extraction, application of anti microbial and mold controlling products.
Water damage restoration from leaks or floods is our specialty. At AAA Steam Carpet Cleaning we have the state of the art equipment and trained technicians to quickly remove the water in your property by extracting it and drying it out. We perform water damage clean up restoration for both residential and commercial properties. Most importantly we can mitigate your loss and stop further damage with our immediate response.
Water damage is a major contributor to loss of property because if not treated quickly it can quickly spread and cause further, large scale property loss.
We have the tools to get it dry from subsurface extractors that can pull the majority of water from your carpeting and underpad without removing your carpet, greatly speeding drying and saving costly replacement and re-installment of carpet and pad. For those floods were feet of water is involved we have the truck mounts and water pumps to quickly remove thousands of gallons in short order.
One of the most important part parts of flood restoration is the drying of your home. Many mistakenly believe that once the carpet feels dry, that all is good. This is far from the truth. Moisture can remain for weeks trapped in your under pad, concrete floors, baseboards and walls. This moisture can quickly lead to odours, mildew and mold, so powerful commercial drying equipment needs to be set up to remove this deep imbedded moisture.
We use only the latest in professional equipment to dry out the premises. Our dehumidifiers can remove up to 15 gallons of moisture a day!These powerful dehumidifiers are strategically placed around the home along with air movers to provide high velocity air movement throughout the affected area.
Water damage can come from many sources and must be treated differently depending on the source. At AAA we have the equipment and highly trained technicians to properly clean up the water, stop further damage and treat the affected areas to restore your property to pre-loss condition.
Water damage categories
Category 1: Also know as “Clean Water” refers to flooding from a source of water that does not pose any threat to humans. This is typically a water supply line from a water heater, faucets supply lines, dish washer supply lines, washing machine supply line, toilet supply lines and other supply lines in the walls. If flooding from a clean source of water like this is treated quickly we can often save most if not all of your flooring, walls and contents.
Category 2 : Also know as “Grey Water” refers to flooding from a source of water that contains a significant degree of biological, chemical, or physical contaminants and can causes sickness and extensive damage to your property. Category 2 flooding will usually come from toilet bowls with urine, water discharge from dishwashers or washing machines, sump pump failures and other water that should go though the sanitation system. Any areas that have been contaminated by the water will need to be removed or thoroughly cleaned and application of sanitzers to prevent possible mould growth and mitigate and further damage to your property..
Category 3: Also known as “Black Water” refers to flooding from a extremely unsanitary source which contains harmful bacteria and fungi which will cause severe discomfort or sickness. Category 3 flood damage will usually come from a sewage back up. Other sources include seawater, rising water from rivers or streams, ground surface water entering your home or standing category 2 water that is not promptly removed and left standing for 48-72 hours. To treat this type of flooding requires extremely specialized equipment and training and will often require mould remediation after dry out is completed. Complete removal and disposal of all contaminated areas, such carpet, pad, hardwood, laminate, drywall, etc.
In all of these cases the sooner you call the sooner we can mitigate the damage and save more of you property. Our certified professional water damage technician will restore your water damaged property the quickest and safest way possible using their training, latest technology equipment and extensive experience.
Basement flooded its time to give us a call, we are ready to help. Call 905-468-1107.