Are you dealing with water damage in your home or place of business in Eureka? Do not hesitate to call because taking swift action is important! Insurance companies want you to call the experts as soon as possible because they know the longer you delay, the greater the damages and expenses will be. Mold does not hesitate.
We use advanced equipment and techniques to deal with water damage quickly and efficiently. Our certified technicians are specially trained in Sacramento through the IICRC to deal with water damage while following the guidelines for maintaining a healthy living environment.
Your local professionals at A-1 follow the guidelines established by the IICRC for our water damage restoration program. Who exactly is IICRC? The Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification leads the way with industry standards for professional carpet cleaning, upholstery and fabric cleaning, water damage restoration, and mold remediation. IICRC has relationships with fiber producers, carpet and fabric mills, furnishing manufacturers and retailers, and others affiliated with the industry. Water damage and restoration standards change rapidly, and it has taken years to develop the coordination of all these experts. Those who are certified with IICRC are the experts because IIRCR really does set the standard for the industry for healthy living conditions.
Things you can do after water damage
First things first, make sure you are in not in any danger from the water damage before you proceed. Is it safe to enter, or stay in the house? It’s possible that there are some dangerous conditions you should look out for after experiencing water damage. Is the main power off? Remember that water and electricity together pose an extremely dangerous threat! Be careful to avoid slips and falls.
After you call the professionals and you make certain that your conditions are safe here are some suggestions for what you can do.
*Mop up excess water
*Wipe dry wood and furniture
*Remove upholstery and cushions from wet furniture
*Remove any throw rugs from wet carpeting
*Remove art objects and other valuables
Our certified technicians can respond immediately to residents that live in Eureka, Arcata, McKinleyville, Trinidad, Fortuna, and all the little towns that make up Humboldt County.