Basement floods are relatively common in many households, but often, they’re more than a small inconvenience. Basement flooding can cause destruction to a property, and cause damage down the line if not properly removed. If not handled in a time efficient manner, your home’s condition and value can be impacted by causing structural damage, mold, and many other issues. Don’t try to handle your flooded basement alone. RestoreUnow will work tirelessly to return your basement to its pre-flood condition.
Common Causes of Basement Flooding
Your basement may experience flooding for a variety of reasons. Some of the causes for flooding in your basement may include:
- Plumbing leaks or breaks
- Poor drainage
- Sump pump failure
- Sewer backup
- Foundation leaks
If you’ve previously experienced flooding in your basement, you run the risk of it happening again. By trusting flood remediation to RestoreUnow, we help prevent future basement flooding and recommend preventative measures you can take moving forward.
Flood Damage Restoration Process
RestoreUnow goes above and beyond to ensure that your basement is returned to pre-loss condition. Our thorough inspection and water removal process set us apart from other restoration companies in the DC Metro area.
Water Inspection & Assessment
We utilize highly specialized equipment during our initial inspection. This equipment allows our specialists to detect the location and degree of moisture in your home. Based on the cause of your flooded basement, we can determine the proper and most effective steps to removing the water and restoring your home. We go above and beyond competitors by using top-of-the-line infrared cameras, moisture meters, and other tools to get the most accurate assessment of damage possible.
Standing water can cause a variety of issues throughout your basement. After conducting our initial inspections, we work to extract the majority of the water as quickly as possible. By prioritizing removal of standing water, we can reduce overall humidity levels and prevent microbial or mold growth. Our team has a variety of equipment to handle various volumes of water, so we can mitigate your flooding at any stage.
Our experts evaluate the level of contamination in your flood water to ensure your basement is cleaned and sanitized thoroughly. Affected areas are rinsed with 200-degree water and, when necessary, an anti-microbial agent may be applied. We work with you to ensure the safety of all occupants, including pets by giving you proper notice prior to using any chemicals in your basement.
Following water removal and sanitization, we use advanced drying equipment and techniques to dry your basement thoroughly and effectively. Throughout our process, we perform routine inspections and record documentation to assure you that your basement is fully restored.
Basement Flooded? Call for Emergency Restoration Services in Maryland
RestoreUnow specializes in water removal and cleanup, so we’re Maryland’s trusted source for basement flooding. Our local, experienced restoration professionals can take care of your flooded basement as quickly as possible, and we make fully restoring your space our priority.
Call or contact us for basement flooding restoration throughout Maryland 24/7.