It is a misconception that most water damage in the home are caused by natural disasters like flooding. However a huge amount of those damages are caused by household appliances like a dishwasher or a refrigerator.
Water damage from a water line leak in Warwick PA
This damage occurred behind the refrigerator in the kitchen. Leaks from Dishwashers and ice maker water line cause the majority of water damage in the kitchen area.
Sometimes, the damage is slow and hidden and in that case the damage left behind will include potential hazardous mold spores.
Our certified technicians reviewed the area and analyze the moisture level of the floor. It important to determine if the flooring can be salvaged or need to be replaced.
Also in this particular water damaged property in Warwick Township, the basement ceiling was damaged due to the link in the kitchen. We were able to take the moisture level of the kitchen floor from the basement.
Call Elite Water Damage and Restoration inc for a free water damage estimate at 866-455-8666
If you want to avoid any issue of that nature, it is best to take a few measures beforehand. The first thing that you can do is to install a few water alarms in critical areas of the house (ie..bathrooms, kitchen etc..)
You will sleep a lot easier knowing that those small electronic devices will help prevent major damage to your property/home. Just make sure to replace the batteries every 6 months.
Do you have an ice make line hooked to your refrigerator? Have you checked the water lines behind your major appliances like washing machine, dishwasher and refrigerator? Have you noticed any “wet spots” or mold in those areas?
Call us at 855-455-8666 for a complimentary mold inspection.