Step 1: 24 Hour Emergency Contact
The cleanup and restoration begins with a phone call. Elite Remediation & Services is available 24 hours a day and ready to dispatch to your home or business. When you are dealing with water damage, immediate response is crucial. A delay of just a few hours can greatly increase the severity of damage.
Have an Emergency? Call us now!
Step 2: Inspection and Water Damage Assessment
The water damage restoration process begins with a detailed inspection of your property, including a damage assessment. The Elite Remediation & Services Professionals will determine the scope of the damage so they can develop an appropriate plan of action.
Identify and Stop the Water Source
We will check for the source of water in your home and business and stop it. The water source must be stopped before the drying process can begin.
- Stop the Source
- Check for Contaminated Water
Identify the Type of Water
An Elite Remediation & Services Professional must identify the category and classification of water to restore your property safely to industry specifications. The type of water contamination will affect the specific restoration processes used to restore your property.
- White / Category 1 Water
- Gray / Category 2 Water
- Black / Category 3 Water
Survey the Extent of the Water Damage and Inspect the Premises
We will inspect and test your home to discover the extent of the damage. Additionally, we will look for safety concerns and explain them to you. If you are aware of any safety issues, such as asbestos or lead, please share them.
- Survey Damage
- Complete Safety Inspection
Move or Block Furniture
We will move furniture and property contents and block items to help prevent rust or furniture stains on wet carpet.