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Water Damage in Tahoe Park

2/22/2021 (Permalink)

A customer had water damage in Tahoe Park throughout their entire home. In many situations, water damage affects the structural integrity of the property. Customers would then ask, what to do with their belongings when they experience water damage? Belongings can be the house furniture, clothing, personal keepsakes, and others. 

So, what services does SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade provide? We provide contents restoration, move-out/pack-outs, electronic cleanup, document and photograph drying. If you have any questions regarding water damage and what you can do in this situation, call SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade at 916-285-7257.

Water Damage in Cal Expo, Sacramento

2/19/2021 (Permalink)

green equipment on carpet from water damage in cal expo Wet carpet from water damage in Cal Expo, Sacramento. A customer called SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade to inspect the severity of damage

A customer called SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade when they had water damage in Cal Expo, Sacramento. The water damage left the customer with a wet carpet. Carpet is a porous material, meaning it is very absorbent and can soak up the water. You may ask, can you save a wet carpet? It will depend on many factors, the source of the water, how long the water has been present. Give SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade a call if you need a water damage inspection at 916-285-7257, we will determine if the carpet is salvageable. 

Some suggestions we have for you is, if the carpet has been soaked for a long period of time, there is a high chance that it may need to be removed and disposed of. However, if the carpet is wet because of a broken pipe leak, there is a chance to save it. Our team of technicians would use our water extractor to remove as much water from the carpet as we can. We set drying equipment such as dehumidifiers and air movers to start the drying process. 

Water damage is serious, it is best to resolve these issues as soon as it arises. Do not wait because it can cause further damages. Call SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade if you notice water damage in your home! We service the local areas: Sacramento, East Sacramento, Arden-Arcade, North Oak Park, Tahoe Park, Elmhurst, Wilhaggin, Carmichael, and Cal Expo.

Water Damage in Orangevale

2/18/2021 (Permalink)

concrete slab wet, water damage in basement in orangevale A customer had water damage in their basement in Orangevale home, SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade came to inspect the water damages!

SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade received a call about water damage in Orangevale. A recent customer had water damage in their basement. Many insurance companies will claim that most homes that have a basement will experience water damage at least once. The most common reason for floods or water damage in the basement is because of heavy rain into an overflowing gutter, but anything can happen, like a leaking pipe or sewage backup. 

Over time, water damage can cause mold growth which in turn damage the structure of the home, such as the walls and the floors. 

The best thing to do in this situation is to call for a professional mitigation and restoration company who deals with water damage. SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade deals with all types of damage restoration work, water damage restoration, fire damage restoration, mold remediation, biohazard cleanups and so much more! Just give us a call at 916-285-7257 for an initial water damage inspection! We want to help prevent further damage.

Water Damage in Gold River

2/17/2021 (Permalink)

moisture meter reading wet drywall above fireplace SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade use moisture meters to determine the moisture content in walls from water damage.

Rainstorms are a common cause of water damage for many properties during the winter season. Rainstorms often lead to roof leaks. A recent customer had water damage in Gold River. They noticed a roof leak that affected the drywall near the fireplace, and called SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade after realizing the drywall texture is soft to the touch. 

SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade can provide initial inspections for you to determine the extent of the water damage. Upon arriving at the job site, we were shown the affected area. With our moisture meters, it reads whether the surface has moisture content or not. There was moisture behind the fireplace. We also determined the drywall, baseboard, and the insulation are affected, wet materials. Removing the affected, wet materials is needed to inspect behind the fireplace for any further damage. 

If you have concerns about water damage, roof leaks from rainstorms, affected, wet materials in your home such as drywall or insulation, call SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade. We are available 24/7 and provide emergency water services, if needed! Call us at 916-285-7257, we service the following local areas: Sacramento, East Sacramento, Arden-Arcade, North Oak Park, Tahoe Park, Elmhurst, Wilhaggin, Carmichael, and Cal Expo.

Water Damage in Elmhurst

2/15/2021 (Permalink)

two green air mover machines pointed at toe kicks with drilled holes on carpet to dry water damage When providing emergency water services, we bring equipment to begin the drying process. Here we have air movers to let air flow from the toe kicks.

Finding water damage can be overwhelming. A recent customer had water damage in their office in Elmhurst. As the customer was working, they noticed water throughout the building, in the conference room, the hallways, and the offices. Water damages can spread rapidly and you need to act fast. When SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade received the initial call, we dispatched a team of technicians to provide emergency services for water extraction. When the technicians arrived at the job site, a walk through was provided of all the affected rooms. Before the technician arrived, the customer shut off valves to toilets and the main water supply to the building to prevent further water damage. 

The equipment we used was the water extractor to remove water from carpet in all affected rooms. Because the carpet was still slightly damped, we set up critical containment to accelerate the drying process. We place drying equipment such as dehumidifiers and air movers in all the affected rooms. Additionally, we removed several toe kicks and drilled holes in the interior walls to help speed up the drying process. After, we continually conducted monitoring to make sure the affected wet materials were drying well. There was significant progress and we pulled the equipment.

SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade provides fast service to prevent further water damage. Call us, SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade at 916-285-7257 if you have water damage. We service the local areas: Sacramento, East Sacramento, Carmichael, Sacramento State, Wilhaggin, Arden-Arcade, North Oak Park, Cal Expo, Tahoe Park, and Elmhurst. 

Water Damage in Carmichael

2/12/2021 (Permalink)

roof leak from ceiling, water droplets on ceiling, water damage in carmichael, roof leak in carmichael, water restoration Roof leaks can be problematic and cause further water damage if not taken care of immediately. Call SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade.

Roof leaks are problematic. Water can enter the home whenever, and the amount of water entering can either be small or large. The best thing to suggest is to contain or collect the water and then reach out to a restoration company. Now, what if it is an ongoing roof leak that happened a while back? This was the case for a customer who experienced water damage in Carmichael.

SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade takes on water damages all the time. We understand that every water loss varies, but we can determine what kind of work needs to be done to restore your property back to normal. In this case, the cause of loss was the roof. Visually, our technician can see that the roof leak has affected a large portion of the ceiling and flooring, and a part of the exterior wall. We set up equipment, but we can determine that the wet materials will need to be removed. 

Throughout the water damage restoration process, SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade documents and takes photos of the water damages for insurance purposes. We coordinate approvals of our work and communicate with your insurance adjuster. Once the adjuster approves our scope of work, we proceed to remove affected materials.

If you have a roof leak or water damage, and you are not sure what to do, call SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade at 916-285-7257. 

Water Damage in La Riviera

2/11/2021 (Permalink)

water stain on gray carpet, water damage in la riviera sacramento, water damage in sacramento, water on carpet damage Rain storms have affected many residents in Sacramento. A customer had water damage in La Riviera recently, with water damage to their carpet and pad.

The recent rainstorm has impacted a number of Sacramento residents lately. SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade is getting calls about water damage in La Riviera, Sacramento, CA. The customer noticed the carpet near the patio door was damp and wet from the rain storm, and called SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade requesting that we pull up the carpet and place equipment to dry. Upon arriving at the job site, we did our initial inspection and determined the carpet and carpet pad are wet. Our team of technicians decided to place one dehumidifier and one air mover to dry it out, followed by daily monitoring. Basic monitoring is provided to check if the area is still affected. Sometimes, we just provide drying equipment, and other times we need to remove affected and wet materials. In this instance, the carpet and carpet pad were dry, so we removed the equipment and completed the job with no further water damage or potential mold growth. 

Every water damage loss is different, but SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade will determine what action to take and guide you through the process. Call us if you have water damage at 916-285-7257

Water Damage in North Oak Park

2/10/2021 (Permalink)

water damage in warehouse, affected wet materials and wet supplies A commercial building had water damage in North Oak Park. SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade arrived to remove water and our full services!

Water damage can come from many sources, a broken pipe, the supply line bursting, or even from rain storms. Recently, the Sacramento area has been caught in a rainstorm. Many homes and businesses have been experiencing water damages, and the call volume SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade have been ringing non-stop. 

A commercial building in Sacramento had given SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade a call after they had a roof leak, standing water in 2 of the office spaces and a portion of their warehouse. Upon receiving that call, SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade dispatched a team of technicians to provide emergency water services for the water damage to this commercial building in Sacramento. 

Our technicians determined the source was a roof leak. The shingles were blown off during the high winds. We proceeded to extract/remove any standing water in the warehouse space, remove the wet materials such as drywall, flooring, and carpet, and set up scaffolding to assess the affected ceiling tiles. 

Water damage is a big deal if you let it linger for a long time. SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade is quick to arrive at the site and provide a scope of work on what we can do for you when you have water damage.

Call us today if you have water damage at 916-285-7257, or refer us to your friend, family, or even neighbor if they need water damage restoration services! We provide water damage restoration service to the local area: Sacramento, East Sacramento, Carmichael, Sacramento State, Wilhaggin, Arden-Arcade, North Oak Park, Cal Expo, Tahoe Park, and Elmhurst!

Water Damage in Sacramento

2/4/2021 (Permalink)

white kitchen cabinets on wall, water damage behind cabinets from roof leak A customer in Sacramento had water damage from a rain storm leak. It affected the wall and cabinet. SERVPRO came out to inspect!

Water damage is the most common cause for restoration services in both residential homes and businesses! Sometimes the cause of water damage is because of storms and floods, other times it is caused by broken supply lines, pipe brats, sewage backups, or an HVAC leak. Regardless of the cause of the loss, it can spread to areas like walls, floors, and the ceiling! The longer you ignore the current water intrusion, the chances of the water damage spreading is higher. 

This is where SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade can step in to help you! SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade is the trusted industry leader, and we specialize in many types of damage restoration services. From water damage, fire damage, mold remediation, biohazard cleaning, to COVID cleaning, and so much more!

A recent customer in Sacramento called SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade after they noticed water damage in their kitchen. Because of the recent rain storm in Sacramento, it caused a high number of calls for water damage in the area. Water leaked through the roof. The customer noticed a pocket of water bubbling up between the wall and paint underneath the kitchen cabinets. The customer cut into the pocket to release the water. Even if there is only one noticeable area of water, that does not mean there is no more water. There is a chance the water may have traveled into other areas of the home affecting insulation and drywall. SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade can provide initial inspections to determine if there is further water damage with the usage of moisture meters, and other equipment.

If you experience water damage from rain storms, floods, sewage backups, or pipe bursts. Call SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade. We are here to help and guide you through the process of water damage. Regardless of where you live in Sacramento, West-Arden Arcade, Cal Expo, North Oak Park, Tahoe Park, we want you to know that we are available to help. Just call us at 916-285-7257, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

Water Damage in West Sacramento

2/4/2021 (Permalink)

carpet stairs with blue tape on walls and carpet This home in West Sacramento had water damage to the carpet and walls. We moisture mapped with blue tape to indicate what areas were wet.

Because of the recent rain storm, locals from the Sacramento area have been experiencing water damage. SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade have been flooded with phone calls about water damage in residential homes and businesses. Water damage can be unexpected, no matter the precautions you take to prevent them.

A customer in Sacramento called SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade when they noticed the carpet was wet. They believed rain had leaked through the patio door and the water had seeped into the carpet. When our technician arrived on site for initial inspection, we were shown the affected area. There was evidence of water staining on the baseboards and drywall. Equipment was set to dry the carpet and walls. When SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade places equipment to dry the affected area, we monitor the progress of the drying. 

If you notice water damage to your carpet, call SERVPRO of East Sacramento/West Arden-Arcade. Oftentimes, water damage in the carpet can affect the carpet pad. The sooner it gets taken care of, the less damage there is in the long run. We are available 24/7 at 916-285-7257.