How to Deal with Flood and Water Damage?

Water damage is catastrophic! It causes dizzying losses when water is excessive. It can be devastating in case of flooding but also in slower forms such as occasional water damage. Water is one of the most destructive “substances” on earth. Thus it requires a good amount of money for its restoration. Restoration of water damage becomes even more difficult and serious when it is included other pathogens such as unhygienic water. It will only cause us to slow down in time while repairing the damage. 

Causes of Water Damage

If water leaks are not treated properly they can turn into a real problem not only for the property but also in terms of health for the people living. Water will cause damage to your home furniture, electronic devices, and other items. If it is not treated properly and in times it will cause serious problems. Water is able to cause scratches on metal surfaces and wood decay. Here are some negative effects of water damage:

Mould Growth

After each flood, usually, it takes only 1-2 days for mould to grow and spread throughout the property. Mould is able to penetrate inside tampers, clothing and walls. It can be also very toxic. Causing people to serious health problems. The sooner the water damage is treated the sooner your home will be back to normal. Only professionals teams such as IBX Services are able to prevent the spread of mould. 

Damaged Electrical Appliances and Wiring

You should always turn off the electrical appliances to avoid any catastrophic problem no matter the severity of water damage. If water can damage the power line, the risk of having an electrical explosion is very high and dangerous. We should need a reinstallation by removing all the old equipment and replacing them with the new ones. And remember that this type of damage can leave you with no electricity for a long period of time. However, even some small water damage can also cause major damage and consequences to electrical equipment. 

How to Deal With Flood and Water Damage?

To avoid all the unnecessary and unwanted effects of water damage, it is important to hire a professional team such as IBX Services to repair and avoid extensive damage. Many of the apartments can be water-resistant but the problem is that it leaves afterward damage and it can be very dangerous for your home or office materials. Cleaning at the right time will protect your furniture and also at the same time it will protect you from the pathogens. 

Let’s have a look at our 5 steps of the restoration process:

Inspection

Upon arrival at the inspection area, the first thing IBX Services does is inspect the area. Finding the weak points of the area and its damages.

Water Removal

With the right conditions and tools, we are able to remove water from your property.

Drying 

After the water removal, comes to the drying process. This is a very important process because if it is not properly dried, it will bring the mould back.

Cleaning 

At this moment, we will take care to clean everything that water damage or mould has given consequences such as Carpets or Clothing. We will be able to remove all pathogens.

Restoration

At the last point, we come to the restoration.  Including the walls and floor. Water damage is able to seriously damage our home-office. However, IBX Services with proper renovation, we are able to restore it as it once was.

Why us?

IBX Services is a full-services company for any kind of emergency service. What it means is that we offer the full scale of solutions needed for complete emergency services, cleaning and disinfection services, and commercial services too. From identifying the cause of the problem to fixing any design flaws in the affected areas, and the prevention of further and sealing to rigorous testing to detect any other indirect problem, we strive to be a leader in the emergency services solutions industry.

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