Reliable Water Damage Restoration Services in Collingwood, ON
Water damage mitigation from overflown tubs or floods is our specialty.
Restoration 1 works with industry-grade tools for our water damage mitigation services. For your residence in the Collingwood, ON, region, our water damage specialists can fix your damaged area in a timely manner. This consists of clearing out the water and any left over moisture that might be trapped in the area then drying it out entirely. Each and every team member from Restoration 1 is a knowledgeable expert and they have the skills necessary for restoring your home to a safe living space. In addition, our quick response can decrease loss and stop further damages from occurring.
Wreckage caused by water is a common type of property damage and it’s a major contributor to property loss in the Collingwood, ON, region. The reason why is it can spread. If water damage isn’t managed quickly, dangerous bacteria and mould can develop in your home. This will generate further wreckage to your residence, and if it’s broad enough, it could affect the whole property.
There are a variety of sources that can produce water damage, and depending on where it came from, there will be certain techniques applied when fixing your wrecked area. The expert contractors from Restoration 1 understand what it takes to remediate all types of water damage. They’ll identify the classification your damage falls under and which techniques and tools will be best for the project.
We get rid of still water in your home with water extractors and pumps. Once all the water has been extracted, the drying process can begin. This way we can get your residence ready for water damage repair and get it back to its original state.
Flooring will be removed in order to dry the area completely. Our team will then use dehumidifiers to extract any remaining moisture in the area.
Your personal possessions will be thoroughly dried and brought back to pre-damaged conditions if possible (depending on the degree of the damages, your items won't always be recovered). The recovery stage will fix and patch up any damages inflicted to your property's structure as well. This is the rebuilding phase of our water damage repair services.
Classifications of Water Damage
Water damage that's under Category 1 is produced from a source that isn't a hazard for humans. Typically, this is generated from water supply lines from things like faucets, kitchen appliances, bathtubs toilets and even pipes that are in the wall. When you have water damage that is Category 1, we could save most (if not, all) of your flooring, walls and other contents if you contact us immediately.
Category 2 comes from water damage that consists of biological, chemical and physical contaminants that are dangerous to humans, and this can lead to major wreckage on your property. This can come from toilet bowls with waste in them, water discharge from dishwashers or washing machines, sump pump malfunctions and any other water that runs through a sanitation system. Areas that have been contaminated from this type of water will need to be extracted as fast as possible in order to stop mould growth.
Category 3 water damage is highly contaminated and is a danger. This is known as black water and it consists of dangerous bacteria and fungi. Category 3 is typically caused by sewage backups, but could also be caused by ground surface water flooding your residence or even from Category 2 water wasn't taken care of and has been sitting for 2-3 days. This type of damage needs special treatment from our damage specialists who have the necessary tools and know the best methods to extract the contamination.