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Water Damage Restoration

Water Damage Hotline: 561-374-2151
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If your home has been damaged by a storm, our team of water damage restoration professionals can help repair plumbing leaks, roof leaks, A/C leaks, and remove any flood water. We'll start with a thorough inspection of your property to assess the damage, then provide an estimate and begin the repair process. Our team will work quickly to get your home back to the condition it was in before the storm. Whether you are met with a small or extensive amount of water, swift action can avoid expensive repairs in the future. We can assist to handle the source of the problem, removing any standing water and moisture, drying out affected materials, and clean or fix the damaged property.

We use the most up-to-date thermal imaging cameras and moisture meters to find the water and use professional air movers, high-capacity water-extracting equipment, dehumidifiers, and HEPA air purifiers to bring your home back to regular moisture levels.

Plumbing Leaks

Water issues can arise from numerous sources in your home. The dishwasher, kitchen sink, bathroom sink, toilet or shower/tub, water heater, and washing machine all have the risk of water damage. Issues can come from either the supply lines or drain piping. Some houses were constructed with defective links within the supply lines.  To limit the damage, rapid action is needed. If it is a supply problem, shut off the local shut-off valve or the home’s main shut-off. If the water is from the drain, do not use that utility item. If you are uncertain of the origin of the water, a water leak detection service may be your next step. After the concern is addressed, quick water remediation needs to be completed.

Water Damage Restoration
Water Damage Restoration

Roof Leaks

Roof restorations should be the foremost shield of protection from water intrusion. If restorations are unsuccessful or cannot be accomplished punctually, roof tarping should be done to prevent any additional water intrusion. After the leak is handled, the scope of the damage should be evaluated and prompt restoration should begin.

A/C Leaks

Both rusted drain pans and obstructed drain lines are often the culprit for water leaks. Because the A/C units commonly are positioned out of sight, these issues may fester until the first sight of the water leak. Although normally not large water occurrences, instantaneous effort should be taken to bypass more comprehensive or long-term damages.

Water Damage Restoration
Water Damage Restoration

Flood Water

Grey water harboring chemicals and bacteria can make the air in your home unsuitable for your health. Even if there is no seeable proof of mold, extensive remediation processes must be expeditiously pursued to get your home back to livable.


INITIAL HOMEOWNER ACTIONS UNTIL ASSISTANCE ARRIVES

After securing your safety and contacting your emergency restoration service, it’s important to know what you can do to minimize the damage to your residence.

WHAT TO DO AFTER WATER DAMAGE

  • Call Stella’s Emergency Services as soon as possible to avoid mold damage.
  • Remove leftover water by mopping and wiping down items in the room with a cloth.
  • Wipe excess water from wood furniture after removal of lamps and tabletop items.
  • Remove and prop wet upholstery and cushions
  • Place aluminum foil or wood blocks between wet carpeting & furniture legs.
  • Turn the air conditioning on for the best drying in summer.
  • Remove colored rugs from wet carpeting to avoid stains.
  • Remove pictures and art objects to a safe, dry place.
  • Gather any loose items from floors.
WHAT NOT TO DO AFTER FLOODING
  • Don’t leave wet fabrics in place. Hang leather goods & furs.
  • Don’t leave magazines, books, & other colored items on wet carpets or floors.
  • Don’t use your household vacuum to remove water, only use a wet/dry vacuum.
  • Don’t use your TV or other household appliances.
  • Don’t turn on ceiling fixtures if the ceiling is wet & keep out of rooms where ceilings are sagging.

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM STELLA’S EMERGENCY SERVICES

  • A THOROUGH WATER DAMAGE ASSESSMENT & INSPECTION

    When you contact us & give us details of the incident, Stella’s Emergency Services will dispatch a certified professional to your home immediately to survey the site and create a damage assessment to deliver to you. We carefully examine your home’s water damage, determining the kind of water damage and the areas involved. This is a critical step to developing an effective action plan that will result in successful home restoration.

  • WATER REMOVAL / WATER EXTRACTION

    Usually, hundreds or thousands of gallons of water are extracted using our powerful vacuums & pumps during the water removal procedure. Stella’s Emergency Services Professionals start this procedure as quickly as possible to reduce further damage & prevent mold & mildew growth.

  • DEHUMIDIFICATION & DRYING

    After the majority of the water has been pulled, Stella’s Emergency Services Professionals use specialized equipment to target the water that is more difficult to access. They use less intrusive, scientific drying methods to dry the remaining water and moisture from your property with air movers and dehumidifiers.

  • CLEANING AND SANITIZING

    Water damage also impacts your belongings, like clothing, personal items & furniture. Stella’s Emergency Services Professionals can cleanse restorable items using a variety of specialized cleaning strategies. They also sanitize with antimicrobial treatments and clear odors using fogging equipment & industrial air scrubbers.

  • RESTORATION

    The last step in restoring your home back to its pre-water damage condition. The restoration step can be somewhat minor, such as a couple of drywall panels, or it could include significant reconstruction, such as reconstructing entire rooms of a house.

WHY STELLA’S EMERGENCY SERVICES

QUICK RESPONSE TO ANY DISASTER

Stella’s Emergency Services Professionals are committed to answering instantly to water emergencies. A fast reaction limits any additional damage by reducing existing damage & lowers cost.

HIGHLY TRAINED & CERTIFIED WATER DAMAGE SPECIALISTS

Stella’s Emergency Services Professionals specialize in water damage rehabilitation. They have comprehensive water damage rehabilitation training with an emphasis on monitoring and recording the drying procedure until fulfillment.

WE USE ADVANCED WATER RESTORATION TECHNIQUES & EQUIPMENT

Our advanced tools assist to detect hidden moisture, removing standing water thoroughly, and quickly dry & clean your belongings and home. We finish the job with professional sanitizing & deodorization agents for your safety & comfort.

DRYING STRATEGIES INCLUDE:
  • State-of-the-Art Assessment Equipment
  • Infrared Thermal Imaging
  • Noninvasive Moisture Meters
  • Emergency Water Extraction
  • Portable Extraction
  • Record & Measure Moisture
  • Industry-Leading Drying Techniques
  • Over Ten Years of Experience
  • Destroying & Disinfecting Potential Bacteria & Microorganisms
  • Plant Based & EPA Disinfectants
  • Odor Elimination
Water Damage Restoration