Water Losses in the Cleveland Area
Water damage can be extremely dangerous to your Brooklyn Heights home, so save yourself some time and initiate a preloss relationship with SERVPRO of Beachwood and Cleveland Northeast. The quicker this issue is taken care of and restored, the safer you and your family are. A storm causes water damage, water damage causes mold, and mold causes rotting in your home!
Microbial growth can be dangerous to your Mayfield Heights home and its contents. If you notice an increase in humidity in your home before any growth has occurred, a dehumidifier may be all you need to help prevent moisture build-up. Some leaks are more harmful than others. Category 1 leaks, such as those that come from your supply lines, are not immediately harmful and can be taken care of without too much of a health concern, as long as it’s done in a timely manner. However, Category 2 or 3 from plumbing that removes waste from your home could be dangerous and should be taken care of as soon as possible with attention to the safety process of the mitigation. A multitude of bacteria and viruses live in this water and can grow anywhere in your home that the water touches. Furthermore, flood water from the ground is also a concern as it can carry sewage, chemicals, and infectious diseases. If you happen to come into contact with this type of loss, be sure to wash your hands and any materials that have touched the loss appropriately to protect yourself.
The best way to stay safe is to be prepared. Do not hesitate to call a professional, that’s what we are here for! You and your family’s safety is very important to us. The quicker that flooded areas on your Garfield Heights home are cared for by a professional, the more likely you are to be out of harm's way. If you have suffered damage from water or other disaster at your home or business, call SERVPRO of Beachwood and Cleveland Northeast at 216-464-4498.