Water Damage Cleanup
If your property has experienced flood damage or water damage, Icon Property Rescue will quickly restore your property – no matter the size! Our team is experienced and has the expertise and equipment needed to restore your home or business properly. Whether it is from a flooded basement, broken pipe, sewer backup or other water damage, we are available for you day or night. We understand the need to respond and mitigate your water emergency quickly in order to avoid mold growth. We strive to get your home back to normal as swiftly as possible with the least amount of inconvenience to you.
Water Removal and Water Extraction
What immediate steps should I take if I detect flood & water damage?
The first thing you should do is call ICON Property Rescue at 513-ICON-SOS, (513) 426-6767 to immediately dispatch a water technician. Next, shut off the water source or close the water main. Avoid basements with standing water or sewage. Be sure to stay away from any obvious electrical hazards. Lastly, you may want to place aluminum foil under the legs of your furniture (to prevent staining) and remove all books, draperies, shoes, etc. from the wet floor.
Will my insurance cover water damage cleanup or do I have to pay?
If the water damage was sudden and accidental, the clean-up and dry-out is usually covered by a standard property owner’s policy. We can help with a pre-claims assessment.
How long will it take for the water damage to be cleaned up?
Water will be extracted and removed the same day we arrive. Dry-out can take a few days depending on the severity of the areas that were affected.
How long does it take for the water damage to create mold?
Water damage can start to produce mold in as little as 24-48 hours. It is important to contact a water restoration technician as soon as possible in order to prevent further damage.
What is the water damage cleanup and removal process?
1. Water Damage Assessment & Inspection
In order to determine the best way to remove the water, the water damage assessment needs to be completed in order to determine the type of water present and to determine the full extent of the water damage.
2. Water Removal & Water Cleanup
Our technicians will extract water from the affected areas and begin the drying process as soon as possible in order to prevent mold growth.
Our certified technicians will use IICRC approved drying methods in order to draw the remaining water and moisture from your property.
4. Cleaning & Sanitizing
Since water damage doesn’t just affect your home, but also your personal belongings. We will use our top of the line cleaning services to ensure that your they are back to pre-loss condition before returning them to your home.
The last step is to restore the area to pre-loss conditions by repairing damaged drywall, replacing or cleaning affected carpet, and any other reconstruction necessary to restore the property to its original state.