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Water damage

Avoiding Water Damage


No business or home is immune to significant water damages. Basement flooding, sewer backups and heavy rainfall can all lead to major damages to your business. Let the professionals from Paul Davis alleviate the financial and emotional strain that water damages can take on you and your family. When you reach out to our professionals, they can reduce the amount of damage your building will undergo. Paul Davis has a nationwide network of water damage restoration contractors that will inspect and fix the problem, no matter the amount of water damage.

The Causes of Water Damage

Every home has appliances that are imperative to everday life. Unfortunately, if they break, they can often cause more harm than good. Any appliance that uses water could cause major problems by flooding. When an emergency strikes, the water damage remediation technicians from Paul Davis will arrive on the scene to fix the problem and repair water damage quickly. Here’s a few causes of water damage:

  • Frozen or leaking water pipes or lines
  • Bathtubs, sinks or toilets that have overflowed
  • Backed up sewage and septic tank lines
  • Overflowing washing machines or dishwashers
  • Heavy rainfall or storms
  • Cresting streams or rivers

Water Damage Can Be Prevented

What’s the best way to avoid water damamge repairs? Avoiding water damage altogether. If you want to avoid pricey repairs and possible homeonwer’s insurance claims, productive prevention is key. Here are a few ways you can prevent water damage:

If any leaks occur, examine them closely and patch them up immediately.

Don’t pour grease down your kitchen sink, because it cause significant damage and blockage to your pipes.

Check that your water pressure isn’t too high, so it isn’t putting undesirable stress on your hoses or pipes.

In case of an emergency, know how to turn off your water main. As soon as a pipe leaks or bursts, shut off your water main to stop any further damage.

Check your water bill for any unforeseen spikes in your usage. It could indicate a leak.

Cleanout your gutters regularly to avoid blockage.

To prevent water damage, it’s important to be smart and check your house and appliances regularly. Is there a leak or another issue in your home? Don’t wait. Either address the leak yourself or call the experienced water damage technicians from Paul Davis.

How We Can Help You

You shouldn’t waste any time when the worst happens. Each of our frachises provide 24/7 emergency services. This allows them to fix any water damages as soon as they can. We offer a vast array of water remediation services, such as:

  • Assessing water damage
  • Extracting water
  • Drying affected areas
  • Cleaning and restoring possessions
  • Remediating mold and mildew damage
  • Finding and repair the source the leak
  • Reconstruction services and storm damage repair
  • Assisting with filling insurance claims

Paul Davis Has Reliable Water Damage Restoration Services

Water damages can cause some major problems for your home. Call Paul! at (803) 796-4343 if you need water damage repair services. Our professionals will get you in touch with an expert in your area. We‘ve spent 50 years repairing water damages, so you can rely on Paul Davis to handle any water emergency you throw our way.