When you try to handle water damage cleanup on your own, we at Southeast Restoration know the tendency of causing more danger and harm than is present in the first place. Failing to recognize the potential dangers associated with water damage cleanup, not thoroughly removing and drying the water, and improperly cleaning and sanitizing the affected area are all risks you take when attempting to cleanup after water damage in your Columbus home on your own.
The most important part of water damage cleanup is water extraction and drying. It is the first step of the process, and if not done correctly, will lead to further damage. Professional equipment will ensure that this process is done correctly and completely. Without the use of professional grade extractors, air movers, and dehumidifiers, water and moisture can remain trapped and cause mold growth and structural damage. Trying to DIY the drying process will lead to inadequate drying. Do not be stuck trying to clean up water damage without the necessary equipment, training, and experience – it will only be at the expense of your home.
The cleaning and sanitizing that follows water damage deserves specific care and attention. Water can carry lots of bacteria, and different types of water require different methods of sanitization. A professional water damage cleanup company is able to remove all germs and bacteria that can be invisible to the human eye, and ensure that your home is safe.
If you find your home in Columbus has suffered from water damage, do not try to handle the cleanup on your own. When you call Southeast Restoration, you will benefit from our extensive experience in extraction and drying. Our certified technicians will work quickly to cleanup the damage no matter the size, scope, or source of the water damage. Avoid the risks, keep yourself safe, and let our team of experts handle the entire water damage cleanup process for you.