The damage of a flood can be overwhelming as can be the loss of valuable and sentimental belongings. Consequently, this can leave the victims feeling deflated and unsure of how to proceed. As a result the flood drying restoration process becomes delayed. Quick flood restoration is essential to get your property and belongings back to their former state.
Professional Flood Drying
Firstly, flood drying should be done thoroughly. This will avoid secondary damage such as mould and mildew or dioxide smell which can be a serious health risk from black mould spore etc.
Eliminating Health Risks
The first benefit of prompt flood restoration is that you don’t give toxic mould long enough to begin forming. Mold will usually form and become a danger to humans within 48 hours – often in concealed places. The answer to this is to remove the opportunity for mould to form before it becomes a problem.
Protecting The Structure
Properties left unattended for too long with excess water present, can and may suffer from structural damage. Brick and woodwork saturated with water will begin to deteriorate and rot, which can lead to flaws in the integrity of the building. Through the use of extraction and drying equipment a flood restoration service will remove any water quickly; giving your property the best chance of avoiding major structural damage.
Another important factor to consider during the flood restoration process is protecting your furnishings from water damage. In the long run, the longer your settees and chairs remain wet the more chance there is that they will begin to rot, smell and stains will become ingrained.
Solving The Crisis
The best way to undertake rapid flood restoration is to hire a professional team than can provide a safe and thorough service. Importantly, the services they provide will almost always be covered by the buildings insurance. Having the job done properly can help cut down disruptions and expenses further down the line.
Additionally, for more information on the flood restoration services that we provide, give Flood Auckland a call on 489-7784. Alternatively, complete our enquiry form for a prompt response.
Flood Auckland has proudly been providing the professional flood drying services since 1987:
South Auckland, East Auckland. West Auckland and North Shore Auckland, Eastern Bays, Eastern Suburbs, Western Suburbs. Manukau City, Waitakere City and CBD. North Shore, Shore, Waitakere, Manukau, Howick, Pakuranga, Botany. Panmure, Ellerslie, Mount Wellington, Penrose, Greenlane and Remuera. Newmarket, Epsom, Mount Roskill, Mount Albert, Manurewa, Botany, East Tamaki, Otara, Dannemora. Otahuhu, Onehunga, Papatoetoe, Pukekohe, Papakura and Mangere. Manurewa, Parnell, the City, Herne Bay. Ponsonby, Point Chev, New Lynn, Henderson, Te Atatu South, Te Atatu Penisula and Auckland City. North Shore, Glendene, Glen Eden, Titirangi, Massey, Greenhithe, West Habour and Hobsonville. Orewa, Browns Bay, North Shore, Glenfield, Birkdale, Birkenhead, Takapuna. North Harbour, North Auckland, Devonport, Milford and throughout the East Coast Cays. As well as Hibiscus Coast, Whangaparoa, Rodney District, Albany, North Shore, Auckland CBD, Manukau and the City.