After your house has been flooded, you should call on the water damage Austin professionals to come and dry out the structure of your home. Stagnant water seeps into the structure of the home, and this may lead to the growth of mold, and compromise the structure. Here is a brief look at the process that technicians use when drying out the house.
Their Line of Thinking
With Austin water damage restoration services, the home is constantly monitored throughout the whole process. Their technicians are able to monitor the changes in the moisture from a remote location thereby acquiring immediate readings and information. This goes on throughout the day and the night. This way the technicians are able to tell which the difficult areas to dry are.
The water damage technicians also start by checking the moisture content of various materials that have been used to build your home. This way they know how to go about drying every part of the home despite the different materials that are water soaked. They will indicate where they attained the reading, the time, and the date. This way, there is a clear record of how the work is proceeding.
Pinpointing the Cause
Our technicians will concoct a moisture-map of your home. This is critical to the process and allows for quick discussion with about the drying process. It can also be used in making claims with the insurance company or using a contractor who may have used inferior materials to build your home. The map also shows how the water moved throughout the house, and where it stagnated. It also has a diagram of the drying equipment and shows how much each room was affected. This map is a tool for easy communication with insurers, technicians, project managers, and you as the homeowner.
A Healthy Future
The flooding could also be caused by water from fire department hoses, as they try to put out a fire in your home. In this case, we will dry the house, followed by fire damage clean up, to rid the house of any hazardous material left by the fire. They also usually offer mold damage remediation services to ensure that your home is clear of any harmful fungus.