Our IICRC certified technicians are equipped to handle any size Sewage Damage project that you encounter. Our staff has the ability to professionally restore your property to a pre-loss condition following a sewage related loss.Sewer backups should be considered an emergency since the water may contain viruses, bacteria, and other microbes that cause serious illnesses. United Fire & Water Damage professionals have specialized training and equipment to quickly and safely clean contaminants like sewage. See more about sewage damage restoration guidelines here – http://www.oseh.umich.edu/pdf/guideline/fdrappe.pdf
Water damage can be classified by the three types of contaminated water. Water Damage San Antonio’s professionals will inspect your home or business to determine the appropriate plan of action for Sewage Damage.
Category #1 Water
Category #1 water is from a clean source like a broken water supply line or leaking faucet. If not treated quickly, this water can turn into category 2 or 3, depending on length of time, temperature, and contact with surrounding contaminants.
Clean water at the releasing source
Water will degrade to Cat #2 or Cat #3 with prolonged time / elevated temperatures
Category #2 or “Gray Water”
Category 2 water is contaminated and could cause discomfort or illness. Examples include washing machine overflow; toilet overflow with some urine, but no feces; or dishwasher overflow.
May contain bacteria and viruses
Can quickly degrade into category 3 if left untreated
Category 3: or “Black Water”
Category 3 water is grossly contaminated and could cause severe illness or death if ingested and any contact should be avoided. Examples include flooding from rivers or streams, water from beyond the toilet trap, water from the toilet bowl with feces, or standing water that has begun to support microbial growth.
May contain untreated sewage, harsh chemicals, and microbes
Water from flooding rivers or sewer backup
24 Hour Emergency Service for Sewage Damage
Any type of Water Damage should be considered an emergency situation and dealt with as quickly as possible. Our Water Damage professionals are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They are water damage restoration EXPERTS with specialized training, equipment and protective gear to safely restore your home or business.
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Sewage Damage Restoration In San Antonio Tx