We know that a flooded basement can be a daunting problem, but with one call to MRC Restoration water damage cleanup specialists you won’t have to worry about the mess. We’ll help you quickly and efficiently restore your basement and make it safe again. Don’t worry, your floors, walls, and personal property can often be restored quickly. We’re water damage restoration experts and we offer 24-hour emergency service so give us a call, day or night!
MRC Restoration uses advanced water extraction and drying methods to clean up a flooded basement. MRC Restoration uses the latest equipment and techniques to quickly remove moisture and standing water from affected areas. The process follows guidelines established by the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification, an authority in the restoration industry. MRC Restoration uses IICRC approved methods to ensure that water is extracted efficiently, minimizing secondary damage and the growth of mold. The high-powered air movers and dehumidifiers help to dry the basement thoroughly, and prevent moisture from lingering. The basement is restored to a habitable and safe condition by utilizing advanced water extraction.
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Flood damage can be devastating for your home, but it can also be one of the most stressful and emotional events that you will ever experience. Our professional team of water removal technicians is caring and compassionate and available to help you and your family. We will guide you through the water restoration process, and make sure everything is done as efficiently and quickly as possible to restore your home and family to normal.
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A basement flooding can be one of the most ambiguous insurance coverages situations for a property owner. Most situations are covered by home insurance, while others require a special type of coverage like flood insurance. A simple phone call to your agent or review of your homeowner insurance policy declaration page can determine coverage.
According to Home Advisor, the average amount homeowner will pay in water damage repairs in 2022 is $3,187 with a range from $1,213 to $,5164. Of course, any cost depends on several factors including, category of water damage, area, severity of damage, size of basement, whether basement is finished or not, and how long the water is in basement.
A basement is equipped with a functional sump pump or floor drain may drain on its own over time. However this will still leave building materials like drywall, carpeting, and other flooring materials saturated and cause mold growth. The first 24-48 of a water loss needs to begin immediate restorative drying to lower the relative humidity and prevent the possibility of mold growth.
Basements become vulnerable to flooding due to them being below ground. For this reason. A homeowner should take the necessary steps to deter possible future flooding. Some of the most common causes for a basement to flood include:
It is never safe to walk through a flooded home until gas or electrical services are disconnected. Even a small amount of water can pose an electrocution risk. You never should handle any electric device or electrical equipment such as circuit breakers with wet hands or while standing on a wet surface. Water and electricity can make for a deadly combo. It is also unsafe to walk in a flooded basement as you don’t know what bacteria may be in water which can cause potential health risks.
The microorganisms that turn into mold colonies are always around us, so mold growth can begin very quickly, usually within 24 to 48 hours of water exposure. These colonies will continue to grow as long as the moisture level is high. The professionals at MRC Restoration can quickly assist and lower the chance of mold growth if called in the first 12-24 hours.
To deter your basement from flooding during heavy rains it is important to check and repair a few things. These include: