Accelerated Remediation can help you with water damage restoration in Boca Raton, Deerfield Beach, Delray Beach, Highland Beach, Parkland or Pompano Beach. Water damage can occur from several events. It could be a severe event such as a hurricane, flash flood or storm surge. It could be a smaller domestic event such as a burst pipe, open tap or some plumbing problems. Water damage can also occur due to a fire that needs to be extinguished with water. The damage can be extensive or limited. However where there is water, mold will likely follow.
In the case of a flood, the water damage will be obvious. The disaster recovery team will use specialized pumps and extraction units to extract and remove the water. Everything needs to be dried and disinfected. Items need to be unpacked, cataloged and stored. Some items might be salvageable whist other may need to be discarded. In the case of extensive damage, structural repairs and renovations may be required. Accelerated Remediation has the resources and specialized equipment to deal with extensive water damage.
However, not all water damage is obvious. You may have water damage and not even be aware of it until mold sets in. In such cases water remediation technician will use specialized equipment such as moisture detectors, hygrometers and metering tools to determine the extent of the water saturation. Infrared cameras can also be used to find the locate the origins of the water damage.
Water saturation also results in unpleasant odors. This may require the used deodorizers to eliminate damp smells associated with excess moisture and water. Since moisture attracts mod, affected areas will be treated with fungicides and powerful disinfectants. The disinfectants will help prevent the growth of mold and other fungi. Affected areas must also be dried to prevent swelling and warping.