water damage Tag

Water Damage Statistics If you've read our blog for any length of time, then you know that water damage is a serious business when it occurs. The common wisdom is that most homes will experience at least one major water damage event during their existence, but...

While trying to clean-up your own house during a natural disaster or internal flooding problem sounds harmless, but it actually isn't. There are some potential health problems that aren't that well known to the general public, but can cause some serious health problems after the flood.

Most everyone is familiar with the potential health problems associated with mold as it relates to flooding and water damage, but there are a few other nasty health concerns that you need to be aware of also. 

 

This is a very common question that we run into when talking to people who have experienced this type of problem. Obviously, we make a living doing this type of work, however, that doesn't change our answer, which is no.

With  the exception of very small water based problems, you won't save money by trying to do it yourself. In fact, it will almost always cost you more in the long run. Here's why: most water damage issues involve a two part solution: