Water Damage

Water Damage Restoration Services for Marshall, MN

Water damage is a very common problem for homes and businesses in Minnesota because it can have many causes including flooding, heavy rain, and humidity as well as leaking fixtures and burst pipes. If you discover water damage in your home, you must act fast because even minor cases of water damage can spread to cause more extensive damage and mold. ServiceMaster Professional Services provides water damage restoration services to remove excess water from homes and businesses in Marshall, MN. We are ready to respond to water damage emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Our technicians use the most advanced cleaning products and drying equipment in the industry to remove water and moisture from the furnishings and structural elements of your home as well as your personal belongings. We are equipped to handle water losses of all sizes in any commercial or residential setting.

What to Do in Case of Water Damage

  • Water Damage Restoration Marshall, MN

    Call SVMPS immediately if you find water damage because ignoring it will allow it to spread and eventually cause mold growth.

  • Mop or blot dry to clean up excess water.
  • Remove wet area rugs and other temporary floor coverings.
  • Keep draperies off the floor by putting the bottoms through a coat hanger and putting the hanger on the rod.
  • Wipe down furniture to remove excess water and set the cushions up to dry.
  • Move paintings, photos, and like objects to a dry location.
  • Keep your water damaged books on their shelves packed tightly together to avoid page warping. We can treat them with a specialized drying process.
  • Start the drying process by opening up all doors, drawers, and windows.

What NOT to Do in Case of Water Damage

  • Do not enter a room that has standing water until the electricity is shut off.
  • Do not try to remove excess water with a regular vacuum cleaner.
  • Do not try and remove permanent flooring as this is best handled by a professional.
  • Do not use electronic appliances while standing on a damp floor.
  • Do not attempt to clean up any mold or mildew.

Water damage spreads so quickly through a home because wood, drywall, insulation, and other building materials are absorbent. This can lead to extensive structural damage and mold growth even in areas away from the initial source of the damage. Our technicians will stop the spread of the excess water and we use specialized drying equipment to remove water from the furnishings and structural elements of your home. Our water damage restoration services involve the following process:

  • Total assessment of the damage
  • Removal of all water and moisture
  • Anti-microbial application
  • Drying: air movement
  • Drying: dehumidifying
  • Drying: monitoring

Water damage can go from a minor problem to an emergency without the proper action so make sure to contact ServiceMaster Professional Services for water damage restoration in Marshall, MN. Our technicians use the best drying equipment in the industry to remove excess water and moisture and our fast response will help prevent further damage and mold. You can reach us 24 hours a day at (320) 252-4622 for water damage restoration emergencies in Marshall, MN.

July 20, 2018
Marshall, MN
The guys are great. They're friendly, work hard, explain what's going on. The fans are wonderful. Amazing how fast they do the job and the dehumidifiers really are helpful. I appreciated the fast service.
July 20, 2018
Carmen Prodoehl
Kasota, MN
Staff was very informative with arrival time They also kept me up-to-date with the steps that they were at. They also assured me that there would not be repeat visits to increase charges. They did there job efficiently and didn't make other crews pick up there slack. They assured me that every team has a purpose and Service Master should be proud of their employees for being committed to providing professional service with accuracy to detail the first time through. Thank you ever so much for the timely and efficient job that was done .
July 19, 2018
Redwood Falls, MN
Showed up when they said they would