I have water damage. What now?
Stop the water. Look for a shut off valve on your property to stop the water from flowing in. This will help you from suffering additional water damage to your property. Once you do, call the experts at 911 Restoration of Carson City. If you can’t stop it no worries, just give us a call and go to a safe place on your property. We’ll handle it as soon as we arrive.
What do I do after water damage occurs?
The best thing you can do is try to organize the important items you have in your home or business. Think of all the valuables or essentials that are important to you. Put these thigns in ziplocs or plastic bags to prevent further water damage. You can also put things like trash bags or other bags beneath furniture tables and chairs as well.
How long does water damage restoration take?
The restoration process usually varies depending on the type of job. If you have extensive water damage on your property, it may take longer compared to a minor leak. On an average job however, it will take 3 to 4 days.
Is water damage covered under my insurance policy?
We work with all insurance companies and their property claims department during a loss. We will help you understand your insurance policy and we will bill them directly.
Can you kill mold with bleach?
Bleach can temporarily kill mold growing on surfaces like tiles, glass and countertops. However, it doesn’t fully expunge it because the roots are not cleared up which causes it grow back within a week.
How long does it take for mold to grow?
Generally, mold can grow within 24 to 72 hours after a leak or flood from a water damage disaster.
What if I have a business that suffers water damage?
For most commercial insurance providers, this is covered under the business interruption policy. Coverage may vary with different insurance providers. 911 Restoration of Carson City will talk with your insurance provider to ensure that the process is handled smoothly.
What if I suffer water damage in the middle of the night?>
911 Restoration of Carson City is open 24/7/365 to handle any water damage disaster that comes your way. It doesn’t matter if you have an issue at 1 PM on the afternoon or at 1 AM in the morning. Our IICRC specialists are licensed, bonded and insured. We will arrive within 45 minutes!