The Dangers Of Water Damage

Water damage can hit us in many directions. For some areas, it’s the threat of rain and melting snow. Even here in California were not exempt from floods, quakes, fires and even mudslides. Water damage accounts for millions of dollars in damage to homes and businesses each year right here in California. With water damage, it doesn’t stop at snow and rain, even the smallest leak in our house can’t result in significant damage to our personal property. Clogged toilets, broken dishwasher hoses, broken pipes, slab leaks, leaky roofs, and overflowing washing machines can and does cause water damage.

Some Have An Allergic Reaction To MoldWater Damage Specialists

While water can cause thousands of dollar in damage, it can also activate mold to grow. Mold can start to grow when mold spores land on moist surfaces. There are many types of mold, and while some are harmless to most people, others can have an allergic reaction.  The key is to have the water damage repaired and have the moisture removed from the home or business ASAP. For most damage caused by pipes or slab leaks your plumbing company has a team of experts to tackle the problem. But for those significant floods involving contaminated water, you’ll want to hire a restoration company to handle the cleanup. They have the experience to assess the damage.

Hire A Water Restoration Specialist

Your restoration specialist will test the water that caused the damage. There are three types of water to be tested for, clean water that has no threat to humans, gray water which may cause sickness if ingested and black water which is sewage and very dangerous. Your water restoration specialist will find the source of the water damage, test the water, and assess the damage. For the safety and well being of the family, in many cases, the family is asked to live elsewhere till the repairs can be made.

Big B’s Plumbing A Team Of Dedicated  Experts

Big B’s Plumbing is your water restoration specialist. While most plumbing companies don’t deal with full-blown flood damage, Big B’s Plumbing does. They have a team of dedicated restoration experts committed to serving you 24/7 365 days a year.

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