Water Damage Restoration for Austin TX

ATEX Water Damage Restoration

We are Austin’s commercial water damage restoration experts. We respond to disaster calls immediately, you can expect us at your door within the hour. Upon arrival, we will evaluate the situation and put a plan into action to extract standing water and set the drying process in action. With our experience restoring water damaged businesses all over Austin and the surrounding area, we know that quick action is required with water damage to prevent the formation and growth of mold and mildew in the affected areas. We use professional moisture detection equipment to discover all the areas water has penetrated. We’ll document the source and the time of the water intrusion the visible deterioration, and any microbial/mold growth. As soon as the standing water is extracted we’ll set drying process up for affected building materials and contents

What To Do In An Emergency:

  • In the case of a fire call the fire department.
  • For Water Damage call ATEX Water Damage Restoration: We are on call 24/7 1-512-410-5349 so we will respond immediately to help you with your disaster recovery.
  • If you have a leaking pipe, turn off the water nearest the pipe (usually under the sink or behind the toilet).
  • Turn off all water to the house. This will be a valve at the water meter usually outside in front of the house.
  • Find your insurance documentation.
  • Move your possessions away from the area to prevent permanent damage.
  • Help should be arriving at your home or business by now.

 Immediate Response

As an Austin business, having water damage, fire damage or any other disaster problem can be an extremely detrimental situation to business continuity.  Our primary goal in working with our Austin commercial clients is to restore and recover with minimal impact on the business’ functions on a daily basis. Through our vast experience in commercial loss restoration, we provide a valuable asset to our clients. Our vast experience maximizes the efficiency of our technicians working on commercial losses. Our expertise in water damage restoration and mold remediation is a valuable asset to our clients.  We realize a quick response is a key factor in minimizing the negative impact of property damage loss so ATEX Water Damage Restoration is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for an immediate response.

The Water Damage Restoration Process

Water Damage Restoration Services

Water DamageWater damage Austin can be devastating to a house, inside and out. Obviously, your first consideration should the safety of your family. Here we offer a bit of information to help guide you to the necessary resources in restoring your home and undoing the damage that has been caused by flooding.

You’ll Need A Timely Response

Bacteria grow rampantly in regions of water damage, particularly when sewage overflow is involved. With the right equipment, water can be extracted from your carpets and restored to its previous condition if caught in time. Depending on the extent of the damage; removal, de-construction and then reconstruction might be required. Water damage restoration Austin needs to be dealt with immediately. Here are some helpful general guidelines that will help you quickly restore your home.

1. Contact your chosen water extraction/mold removal company in your Austin area.

2. Shut off the power in the entire affected areas. Although it appears harmless, water is a conduit of electricity and can facilitate power outages and electrocution. Also, slip and fall accidents are frequent.

3. Take any immediate corrective measures. For example, turn off the water line to a faucet, washing machine, or dishwasher.

4. Document the entire damage by writing notes and taking pictures or video. Be as detailed as possible. The insurance company will require this.

5. Remove as much excess water as possible – squeegee, toweling, mopping still water; establishing small holes in the ceiling to drain trapped water using buckets and/or containers.

6. Move around the area carefully – surfaces will most likely be exceedingly slippery.

7. Don’t dispose of any debris or damaged items! Wait until your chosen restoration company inspects, documents, and itemizes those belongings.

Don’t Wait, It Only Gets Worse With Time

All types of water damage Austin require attention to minimize further losses. Moisture damage comes fast and sometimes the difference between minor restoration and complete replacement can be determined in an hour’s time. Regular water and wet materials are a breeding ground for unwanted microorganisms including viruses, bacteria, mildew, and dangerous mold. The sooner you look for a qualified, master technician, the better off you will be.