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Emergency Water Tips

2/21/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial Emergency Water Tips Even a small water leak can be a big problem in your commercial building

Water Damage Tips

Unwanted and uncontrolled water is always upsetting. If you encounter water damage on your commercial or residential property, here are a few steps you can take to help mitigate damages.

  • Shut off the water source if possible
  • Remove excess water by mopping and blotting
  • Lift and prop up wet upholstery cushions
  • Put wooden block or aluminum foil under furniture legs to prevent water absorption
  • Remove rugs from wet carpet
  • Hang furs and leather goods at room temperature with space between each item
  • Never use a regular vacuum to remove water
  • Do not turn on ceiling fixtures is the ceiling is wet
  • Stay out of areas where the ceiling is sagging with retained water
  • Do not leave books, magazines or any colored items on wet carpets

SERVPRO of Dearborn provides 24/7 response to water damage. We provide water mitigation services to client throughout the Detroit Metro area. Our water damage services include:

  • Emergency response to reduce loss severity
  • Specialized drying and dehumidifying  techniques
  • Structural restoration services
  • Content cleaning, pack out and storage

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