Water and Fire Damage
Water damage and or fire damage emergency are two of the most commonly needed emergency services in the Austin area. Most water damage originates inside the home, from things like faulty, frozen, broken pipes and connections or block sewage. Usually this types of incidents are covered by home owners insurance. They do require immediate attention. In a water damage situation standing water raises the humidity in the home making the perfect environment for mold to quickly grow. A floor covered with water raises the danger of electric shock if the power is left on. Drywall can become quickly saturated and lose structural integrity and possibly collapse. Carpet, the pad underneath and the concrete floor, must dried cleaned along with damaged furniture, and electronics.
Broken pipes or leaking pipe connections can leak water inside the walls or attic for some time before the problem is visible, giving mold the opportunity to grow and spread. Just a simple leak can turn into a major problem if it is not corrected quickly. dealing with water damage and mold in your home can be stressful, and will only multiply to a major disaster if not properly addressed immediately. Our technicians are standing ready to respond with the immediate professional help 24/7.
Sometimes we carelessly throw things in the toilet that just should go there. This can lead to a blocked sewer line causing the toilet to overflow and spill sewage over the floor. We’ve found that the blockage does not allows happen right away. When it does happen, many times people try continuously plunging and flushing hoping to solve the problem quickly The toilet continues to over flow with ever flush and the sewage spread over a larger area. It’s time for professional help. Don’t wait it only gets worse with time.
If you find yourself needing a water or fire damage emergency clean-up, mold remediation, or sewage clean up call ATEX Water Damage Restoration for a quick professional response. Call us 512-410-5349 for 24/7 emergency service.
Here in Central Texas we are plagued with flash floods.
People drown every year driving through our many low water crossings. TURN AROUND DON’T DROWN. Our many heavy rain storms cause flash flooding in many low lying areas. Many of our river and streams are overburdened and can send a wave a water crashing downstream flooding and destroying almost everything in it’s path. These flood disasters are not covered by Homeowners Insurance. If you live near rivers, streams or low lying areas get Flood Insurance. When you need help call the emergency responders at ATEX Water Damage Restoration 512-410-5349