No matter the cause or size of water damage, you can count on ERS for the best water removal and flood damage restoration services.
Are You Covered?
You’ll want to know the answer to this question prior to a flood. While ERS can clean-up the mess and restore your home back to its original condition, we cannot remedy the anguish caused by the surprise of your insurance company declining a claim.
There basically are two insurance policies that deal with a homeowner’s damage due to water: a flood insurance policy and a homeowner’s insurance policy. Losses not covered by one of these policies may be covered by the other. Knowing the losses to which your home could be exposed will help you decide whether to buy one or both of these insurance coverages. You should ask your insurance agent about the specifics of your policy. The damage caused by overflow of water creates havoc on your residence and fixtures. You want to be prepared and know what to do when in need of water damage repair.
What You Should Do if it Floods in Your Home
When you discover flooding in your home, get to work immediately on identifying the source of seepage and try to stop it, if you can. If the source of leakage is from walls or ceilings, it is recommended you switch off the main power supply immediately (safety first!). The walls are connected to electrical cables which may result in inducing shock or electrocution. The damage in your building can be restored with the help of the professionals, but it is quite important to take care of yourself and your loved ones in such a situation first. If there is a burst pipe or overflowing plumbing fixture, arrest the water before calling for help.
It’s important to call in a water damage restoration company as soon as possible in a flood situation. The higher volumes of water you take on and the longer you wait to have it properly removed and dried, the more damage you’ll see as a result. ERS is available 24/7/365 to ensure SE Wisconsin home and business owners are taken care of in time of disaster. We take water damage seriously and will arrive to your property within 60 minutes of your call.