If there is one thing that your house hates more than anything else, it’s water. It is fine when it is contained within pipes that are running through the walls, but when water is free-flowing through a house, even for a short time, it can create a great deal of damage. There are many different reasons why a house can get water damage. If your roof has cracks or holes and a large rainstorm comes through, it can let in a lot of water. If your foundation is cracked, water can seep up through your basement. Even if you live in the desert where there is very little rain, you can still have plumbing problems that can flood your house. Water damage is a big problem.
Usually getting rid of the water is only half the battle. Water can warp wood, rot dry wall, and create mold and mildew in your house which is extremely difficult to get rid of, and can make your house muggy and gross. If you do have water getting into your home by any means, make sure that you get it fixed as soon as possible. The sooner you get it fixed, the less damage you will have because of it. Fix it yourself, or call a water damage restoration in Marietta service to assist you with the repair. Read the rest of this entry »