Looking For Signs of Water Damage When Reopening Your Business
Preparing To Reopen & Assessing For Water Damage As the country gradually prepares to reopen and return to operational, there is a lot to consider for business owners and commercial property managers in Lake County Ohio. In addition to implementing the proper operational policies to ensure COVID-19 compliance, most commercial buildings have been largely unoccupied […]
The Advantages of Hiring a Professional Restoration Company in Cleveland Ohio
When disaster strikes, you need to hire the right professionals in Lake County Ohio to help. When it comes to dealing with fire damage, water damage, storm damage or otherwise, professional damage restoration and cleanup should be completed by a thoroughly trained and experience team. Cleanup on your own can be potentially dangerous, likely ineffective, […]
Signs of Hidden Water Damage
Sometimes water damage might not be as obvious as a major flood in your bathroom or a broken pipe spraying water several feet out. Sometimes water damage can be difficult to identify. Hidden water damage can be especially threatening to your Ohio property because of the time that it takes to be discovered. In that […]
Foundation Maintenance & Water Damage Prevention Cleveland Ohio
If the foundation of a structure is compromised, the problems will carry through to the upper levels. Routine foundation maintenance is a vital part of preserving and protecting your property. The Importance of Foundation Maintenance Your foundation serves as a base to your entire structure and is a key element to your building’s structural support. […]
Dangers Of A Sewage Backup & The Importance Of A Proper Cleanup
Dealing with a flood, leak or other major water event is a stressful ordeal. Now add to that water some raw sewage. The risks and stress just increased tenfold. Whether it is sewage from a broken sewer line, a septic tank backup or a major clog, you must proceed with caution. Sewage water carries a […]
Winter Water Damage: Frozen Pipes
Unlike most materials that contract with extreme drops in temperatures, water is unique in that it expands when it freezes. If water in your pipes freeze, it will expand, apply pressure to your pipes, and can lead to serious problems. The consequences of a frozen pipe include (but not limited to) ruptured pipes, major leaking, […]
Basement Water Damage Prevention– Keeping Basements Dry
Basement Water Damage Prevention As the lowest point of an Ohio property, basements are especially vulnerable to water damage caused by leaks, flooding or other major water intrusion events. Basement leaks or basement floods in Ohio can lead to serious property damage, compromised structural integrity, widespread mold growth and a very expensive repair bill. As […]
Flooded Basement? Act Fast!
Winter, spring, summer, fall … the weather in Cleveland means basements can flood any time of year. Sure, there are times of the year when it might be more likely than others, but is a number of ways a home can flood – not just by an act of Mother Nature. Water damage can come […]
Washing Machine Hoses Ready To Burst?
There are some obvious risks in the home, but an often overlooked disaster waiting to happen is the hot and cold hoses going to the back of your washing machine. They fail and cause serious floods so often that property owners should take the time to consider and even purchase special insurance policies in the […]
Water Damage in Your Property – Can You Prevent It?
As one of the top providers of water damage repair and restoration services in the Greater Cleveland area, Water Extraction Team (WET), has some suggestions on preventing water damage in your business or home. One of the most common reasons for property insurance claims is Water Damage, and often can be prevented easily by following […]