Faster To Any Size Disaster

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Servpro - Faster To Any-Sized Disaster

When water damage occurs it is important for SERVPRO of South Mecklenburg County to be Faster to Any Size Disaster. 

Within minutes of water entering your Pineville, NC, home water contamination begins to spread, furniture finishes become damaged and begin to leach into fabrics. 

Within hours furniture soaking in water will begin to swell and delaminate, causing permanent damage, odors are amplified by the humidity, dyes begin to bleed.

If water has not been removed in days, fungi will begin to appear, wood floors and structures will begin to warp and be rendered unsalvageable, paint and wallpaper will begin to peel. 

After weeks of water in your Mathews, NC, home, mold will begin to destroy organic materials, evacuation of all occupants for health hazards, a complete gutting of the property is likely for the safety of the inhabitants. 

Water can cause damage that is dangerous for your health very quickly, which is why it is so important to begin remediation immediately. If your Charlotte, NC, home has experienced a water disaster remember, SERVPRO of South Mecklenburg County is here to help.

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Faster to Any Size Emergency

In many cleaning and restoration situations, immediate action is needed. With over 1,700 U.S. and Canadian Franchise locations, SERVPRO is strategically positioned to be faster to any size emergency. An immediate response helps to minimize the damage and the cleaning and restoration costs.

Water is particularly invasive, quickly spreading throughout your property and being absorbed into floors, walls, furniture, etc. SERVPRO of South Mecklenburg County arrives quickly and starts the water extraction process almost immediately.

Water Damage Timeline

Within Minutes

  • Water quickly spreads throughout your property, saturating everything in its path.
  • Water is absorbed into walls, floors, upholstery, and belongings.
  • Furniture finishes may bleed, causing permanent staining on carpets.
  • Photographs, books, and other paper goods start to swell and warp.

Hours 1 - 24:

  • Drywall begins to swell and break down.
  • Metal surfaces begin to tarnish.
  • Furniture begins to swell and crack.
  • Dyes and inks from cloth and paper goods spread and stain.
  • A musty odor appears.

48 Hours to 1 Week:

  • Mold and mildew may grow and spread.
  • Doors, windows, and studs swell and warp.
  • Metal begins to rust and corrode.
  • Furniture warps and shows signs of mold.
  • Paint begins to blister.
  • Wood flooring swells and warps.
  • Serious biohazard contamination is possible.

More Than 1 Week:

  • Restoration time and cost increase dramatically; replacing contaminated materials and structural rebuilding may be extensive.
  • Structural safety, mold growth, and biohazard contaminants pose serious risks to occupants.