Residential Water Damage
WATER DAMAGE IN KENTUCKY
If your home has been damaged by water, call Blue River Restoration, LLC for quick and efficient water damage restoration services in Louisville.
Within two hours of receiving your call, our water damage restoration experts will arrive on the scene to evaluate the damage and develop a plan to properly dry, clean and repair the property to reduce further damage. Throughout the process, you will be included in all services, costs, and timelines. The longer you wait, the worse the situation gets — not to mention, your chances of having a “sudden damage” claim approved begin to dwindle.
Blue River Restoration, LLC uses leading industry water mitigation and drying techniques and equipment to efficiently remove moisture from even the hardest-to-reach areas of your property. Our restoration contractors are continually trained and certified. With our immediate response, proven techniques and cutting-edge equipment, you can rest assured you will receive the best quality service at a lower cost.
COMMON CAUSES OF RESIDENTIAL WATER DAMAGE
The weather in Kentucky can change overnight. One day it is 60 and sunny in March, the next it is snowing 7″ and melted by the next day. With all this chaos that mother nature brings, means damages that need to be repaired. The most common, water damage by flooding. According to the National Flood Insurance Program, floods are the No. 1 disaster in America, averaging over $3 billion in claims per year.
Damage from broken/frozen pipes results in a long and lengthy process to get back to how the building or room was before. Time adds up from when the problem was found, to calling a plumber or cleaning it up yourself, to have a restoration company dry and restore the area. The process could take a few days or weeks. Preventing these types of incidents from happening is difficult as long as installation and insulation have been done properly. Pipes are at risk when they are exposed to severe cold, they are in unheated areas of the home such as an attic, crawl space or garage, located in exterior walls or when any plumbing on the exterior of the home. Allow our water damage experts to help you with your broken pipes. Our certified staff works efficiently to mitigate any pooling water before starting our restoration services. To see what to do when a pipe does burst, click here.
An ice dam is an ice build-up on the eaves of sloped roofs of heated buildings that results from melting snow under a snow pack reaching the eave and freezing there, if melted the water seeps back up under the shingles. Sometimes water can work its way 5 or even 10 ft. back up under the shingles. There are a few methods to correct this or prevent this but the best method is to call and hire professional that will get the job done correct. To see more on ice dams, click here.
Whether it’s from a broken/frozen water pipe, sewage backup or flooding, water damage can wreak havoc on your property if not addressed immediately. Being able to be fast is essential. Concerns for the replacement of household materials that are infested by moisture, bacteria, and mold can impact judgment. The longer the wait, the better chance of worse damage or mold. Mold can be an added damage to your home’s structure.