Water damage: it often strikes without warning. A burst pipe. A leaky roof. A flash flood. There is very little you can do to prevent water damage from happening. There are, however, several steps you can take to minimize damage. The most important of these is picking up the phone and calling ServiceMaster of Lincoln Park Chicago, your Chicago water damage experts, right away. Timely and professional restoration, while it can’t save all of your personal possessions, can help minimize water damage and minimize the risk of mold growth.
The longer you wait to remedy water intrusion, the greater the likelihood of mold growth. And it doesn’t take long for mold to begin to grow and spread. Because of this, it is important to start the water damage restoration process within 24 hours (if possible). Pick up the phone and call ServiceMaster of Lincoln Park Chicago right away. We can take care of mold too!
Chicago Water Damage and Mold Remediation Services
With years of experience in helping individuals and families like you with water damage and mold restoration, ServiceMaster of Lincoln Park Chicago is the clear choice. Plus, we are certified by the IICRC in Applied Microbial Remediation and knowledgeable in the proper procedures, tools and equipment to use in this delicate process.
“All IICRC-certified professionals have the training and experience to identify moisture sources, evaluate mold growth (visible or suspected), contain damage, remove contamination and dry materials to ensure that mold will not return,” according to IICRC.org.
If not dealt with in a timely manner, mold can cause discoloration and structural damage to the building materials in your home…and that is just the beginning. Mold can even lead to a “variety of health effects ranging from more common allergic reactions, to asthma attacks, and hypersensitivity pneumonitis,” according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Additional health issues include: wheezing, coughing, and difficulties breathing; sore throat; sinus congestion; skin irritation and rash; vomiting; pulmonary hemorrhage; memory loss; liver damage; and more.
So what are you waiting for? If you are the unfortunate victim of water damage or if you have noticed mold growth in your home or office, call ServiceMaster of Lincoln Park Chicago right away. Our technicians are ready 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to help rectify your situation.
If you have any questions about Chicago Water Damage and Mold Remediation Services, please contact ServiceMaster of Lincoln Park by calling 800-515-1938 or click here today! Follow us on Facebook and Twitter as well!