Flood Restoration

Disaster Restoration Experts In Auckland

flood restorationThings you could do before our flood restoration emergency team arrive:

  1. Try to find and stop the water intrusion source.
  2. Surely try to identify the extent of the water damaged area. You can do this by tracing the water’s pathways to find where the damage has spread for flood restoration.
  3. Plan as well as start the clean up by collecting items from the floor. Find a spare room where some of the household/office items may need. Eventually to be stored temporarily while the restoration is in progress.
  4. The basic idea here is to move and protect your personal belongings. At the same time, your documents from water damage.

Do’s And Don’ts

  • Use your household vacuum to remove water (electrical shock may occur).
  • Leave books, magazines or other coloured items on wet carpets or floors as they may stain the carpet.
  • Use TVs or other household appliances while standing on wet carpets or floors, especially not on wet concrete floors.
  • Leave wet fabrics in place; dry as soon as possible.
  • Turn on ceiling fixtures if the ceiling is wet, and keep out of rooms where ceilings are sagging from retained water.

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  • Make sure an appropriate, indeed licensed service company has been called to eliminate the water source. As well as make necessary repairs as required for flood restoration.
  • Turn off circuit breakers supplying electricity to wet areas. Of course, unplug and remove any small electrical devices on the wet carpet.
  • Remove Oriental rugs or other coloured rugs from wet wall to wall carpeting.
  • Remove valuable paintings and art objects to a safe, dry place.
  • Place aluminium foil or wood blocks between furniture legs and wet carpeting.
  • Hang draperies and pin up furniture skirts to prevent watermarks, dye marks.
  • Make plans for the restoration crew to move large furniture to specified dry areas, if necessary.
  • Gather loose items such as toys, others from floors

Flood damage is always unexpected, and wet carpet truly deserves immediate attention. Our emergency service guarantees prompt response 24 hours a day. That’s seven days a week.

We can organize an emergency water damage restoration team to put your mind at ease.

Contact Us ☎

📞Auckland Central   09 3767007                             📞West Auckland      09 8374545

📞North Shore         09 489 7784                              📞East Auckland        09 520 0062

📞South Auckland     09 262 0720                            📞Hibiscus Coast       09 426 5008

BY GRAEME STEPHENS. PUBLISHED 17/12/2014. UPDATED 04/05/2021