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Frequently Asked Questions

01.

What are the common causes of water damage?

While water is the source for the damage, the top common causes of water damage include:

- Leaky pipes
- Broken pipes
- Severe weather
- Washing machine leakage
- Condensation from AC
- Malfunctioning sprinkler system
- Damaged roof
- Leaking water heater
- Unventilated bathrooms

02.

Is it possible to prevent water damage?

Yes and no! While you can't control environmental factors such as floods and storms, you can ensure the proper maintenance of everything in your home. Conducting routine inspections of your pipes, gutters, and other appliances that can potentially cause water damage will ensure that you detect the problem early on and prevent any damage from taking place.

03.

What Should You Do In the event of Water Damage?

The moment you notice water damage, give DRC Restoration a call to discuss your problem. We’ll let you know the next steps and come to you as soon as possible to resolve your water damage problem.

04.

Where Can Mold be found?

Mold is found in virtually any environment where moisture is present. High humidity levels in homes are the primary reasons why homes get mold infestations. Common places they can be found include:

-Drywall
-Wallpaper
-Attics
-Basements
-Bathrooms
-Shower/bathtub
-Pantries

04.

I smell mold but don’t see anything, how can I find out?

Mold can sometimes be lurking between spaces you can’t see or do not have access to, such as hidden spaces in the wall, the attic, and your ductwork. If you suspect of having mold on your property, it is important that you reach out to us ASAP! We have the latest equipment to quickly find and remove the cause of the mold and mildew problem. We’ll fix the damage, eradicate the mold, and ensure it never comes back!

05.

How do I prevent mold?

Mold requires a constant supply of moisture to thrive. By immediately contacting DRC Restoration, we will remove the water, dry out the building structure, and prevent any mold growth from developing ever again.

06.

How long will it take for my property to dry?

The amount of time it takes for your home or commercial property to fully dry will depend on a number of factors, such as:

-The types of building material your property has
-The source of water
-The current weather conditions
-How quickly emergency services begin
-Location and duration of water exposure

We’ll give you a specific number depending on your personal situation.

06.

My furniture is wet. Can it be saved?

Whether or not your furniture can be saved will depend on the extent of the damage and their construction. Regardless, they must be dried before they can be assessed adequately. We’ll inspect your furniture and let you know if it can be repaired, or will have to be disposed of.