Charleston Storm Water Intrusion
Groundwater that floods structures in the Charleston area are categorized as Black Water. The contaminants could be dirt and debris, or pathogens, bacteria, fecal matter, pesticides and petroleum products. Regardless, SERVPRO water damage restoration crew members drain the water as they move interior furnishings to dry areas of the building. Dehumidification and antimicrobial spraying are critical steps in the storm damage cleanup process. Waterlogged flooring, drywall, and trim are typically demolished and discarded according to safety codes established by the EPA and the State of SC. The After Photo depicts the structure ready for a rebuild, cleaned and disinfected down to the framing. SERVPRO works with customers and insurance adjusters to stay within the prescribed budget and assure a smooth and stress-free service. Call us 24/7 for help with a flood, water leak, mold attack, or fire & smoke problems.