Water Damage Cleaning Steps

water damage cleaning blue springs, water damage cleanup blue springs, water damage restoration blue springsWhen dealing with serious water damage, cleaning up should always be left to the professionals. The most expensive mistake you can make is delaying that phone call for help–time is of the essence if you want to help keep your total costs down. Therefore, it’s recommended that you follow these steps before they arrive to help deal with the water damage, and to begin the cleaning process:

  • Turn off the power to the affected area to prevent electrical fires.
  • Remove any throw rugs or moveable soft furnishings from the room.
  • Mop up or bail out as much water as you can without using any electrical appliances.
  • Move artwork, photographs, and decorative items to a safe place to dry.
  • Open up cabinets and doors to help facilitate drying.
  • Wipe down any walls or furnishings that have a small amount of moisture on them.
  • Hang draperies out dry.
  • Open any windows to help air out the area.

Call Kade Cleaning Systems for immediate water damage cleaning in Blue Springs, help will be on the way.

Avoid Additional Risks

If the water damage was serious enough for you to have to evacuate your home, be sure you and your family remain safe upon your return. Agencies like the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) advises that you should check for the following things you’re your return to ascertain if it is safe to occupy your home:

  • Visible structural damage
  • Warping in foundation
  • Loosened or cracked foundation elements
  • Holes in the foundation

Once you do return home, it’s always a good idea to turn off all water and electrical sources within the home. Have the Kade Cleaning Systems team meet you when you return. In the event that you suspect severe damage to water, gas, electric, and sewer lines, immediately contact your utility company.

Water Damage Cleaning In Blue Springs

Beyond simply removing the water from your home, you may need additional restoration as well. If the water has damaged your floors, walls, or other areas of the home, you may need to include these types of water damage restoration in your estimate.

The water itself will be removed from your home using a combination of vacuums and powerful suction before the property is thoroughly dried with the use of dehumidifiers and fans. Movable items may be removed to an offsite location for cleaning, sanitized and deodorized before being returned. Finally, your home will be sanitized and deodorized using a combination of fogging equipment, air scrubbers, and antimicrobial treatments.

Professional Water Damage Cleanup

Every situation dealing with water inside your home is going to be a little different, which may mean that the actual process of restoration and cleaning may vary for your property as well.  Water damage cleaning crews will make a thorough examination of your home and the potential damage to create a plan. Do not hesitate to contact your local water damage crew to assist you with any of your needs. They will be able to give you peace of mind and the assurance that all will be made right again. 

Contact Us

If this is an emergency, please call (816) 888-9653 for immediate help 24/7.

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