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Water damage can happen at any time. From plumbing leaks to faulty or broken appliances, water overflow has the potential to cause some serious damage, especially if it’s not taken care of directly. water damage cleanup Colorado spring. Let’s check out what causes of water damage at home and how you can prevent them. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: Top Causes of Water Damage at Home and How You Can Prevent Them

Top Causes of Water Damage At Home And How You
Can Prevent Them
  • Water damage can happen at any time. From
    plumbing leaks to faulty or broken appliances,
    water overflow has the potential to cause some
    serious damage, especially if its not taken care
    of directly.
  • So on reduce common risks like mold growth,
    foundational issues, and flooding caused by water
    damage, use the subsequent pointers from Anatom
    Restoration to effectively maintain your fixtures
    and appliances.

Broken Or Leaking Pipes
  • Leaking or broken water pipes are among the
    foremost common causes of water damage to a home.
    If a pipe ruptures in your home, serious water
    damage can occur.
  • Sometimes, all it takes may be a change in water
    pressure or freezing temperatures to cause pipes
    to burst. Even a minor dripping leak
    can cause substantial water damage over time.
  • However, not all water damage is visible.
    Plumbing or drain damage can often be unseen and
    may go unnoticed within the walls of your home or
    in areas that aren't highly trafficked.

  • If you see any signs of water damage, call a
    plumber directly to avoid larger problems within
    the future.
  • Make certain to see and insulate your pipes per
    annum before winter begins. Pipes can rupture and
    freeze within a couple of hours, soaking your
    entire house.

  • Forgetting to show off the sink or tub faucet can
    cause a soggy problem fast. Water overflow caused
    by sinks or toilets can wreck flooring and
    carpeting, and even break through a downstairs
    ceiling if ignored long enough.
  • If not completely cleaned up and restored
    directly , you'll also experience permanently
    damaged wood and mold growth.
  • Remember to always keep an eye fixed on running
    faucets. to make sure your toilets don't
    overflow, skills to show off the water system on
    each toilet at the valve located on the wall.

  • If you're unable to succeed in your faucet or the
    taps won't close, close up the most water system
    lines to your home to avoid further damage.
  • If the damage is minor, you'll call a plumber and
    a repairman to assist fix the difficulty and
    therefore the related minor damage, but extensive
    damage may require calling a water damage
    restoration expert.
  • Acting quickly is vital to avoid costly damage to
    your home and belongings.

  • Malfunctioning and clogs can cause appliances to
  • A dishwasher leak, as an example , can cause
    water damage to cabinetry and cause warped wood
    or mold growth.
  • Refrigerators may have a clogged pipe or leaking
    defrost pan that must be addressed. Likewise,
    washing machines and HVAC units can become worn
    with time and begin to leak unless they're
    regularly maintained.
  • The fact is, if there's water where you'll see
    it, there's very likely water where you cannot .

  • That's where the intense water damage can occur.
    If your dishwasher or other appliance features
    a leak, pack up the leakage as quickly as
    possible and have your appliance repaired or
  • Calling knowledgeable for normal maintenance is
    that the initiative to preventing water damage to
    your home.
  • If the leakage is extensive, you will need to
    call emergency mitigation services to make
    sure that the water flow is stopped and therefore
    the damage is contained and restored

  • Bathroom and sink drains can become quickly
    clogged with dirt, grease, hair and other
    substances. Pipes can break down, and structural
    damage is common. If drain clogs aren't cleared,
    problems like disease, sickness and aggravated
    health conditions could occur.
  • Gutters are meant to direct water faraway
    from your home during a severe storm.
  • A clogged gutter can cause water to overflow and
    slowly seep into your property through roof
    leaks, damaged siding, or a damaged foundation.

  • Periodic cleaning is vital to make sure that your
    gutters are freed from any debris.
  • Twice a year, take the time to get rid of any
    leaves, twigs, seed pods, and other blockage from
    your gutters.
  • A gutter specialist is suggested , but if you're
    planning on cleaning your own gutters, follow
    proper safety precautions.

  • Sewer backups are either caused by brutal storms
    or tree roots blocking your home's pipes.
  • Both of those instances can cause catastrophic
    water overflow, especially if you are not ready
    to act fast.
  • To guard against the danger of tree roots
    blocking your pipes, have a sewer expert clean
    out your sewer main every other year.
  • While you cannot combat a storm, we recommend
    contacting your insurance broker to debate which
    homeowner policy can protect you against water
    damage caused by sewer backups.

Water Damage Restoration Colorado Springs From
Anatom Restoration
  • Anatom Restoration is on call 24/7 for water
    damage restoration Colorado Springs CO. Our team
    will arrive quickly to provide the emergency
    water damage clean-up services you need. 
  • Our team is IICRC certified and capable of
    handling water damage issues, no matter the

  • From leaking appliances and broken pipes to
    sewage backups and storm damage, Anatom
    Restoration has the tools, training and
    experience to handle your water damage needs.
  • When you need emergency water damage restoration
    in Colorado Springs CO, call (720) 715-7773 for a
    free consultation from Anatom Restoration.

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