Archive for Flood

Water Damage Ranks First for Large Loss Mitigation Claims

Catastrophic flooding dominated the news last year: beautiful neighbourhoods that transformed into lakes overnight, dotted with scattered roof tops and small boats that rescued distressed residents. Unfortunately, these heartbreaking scenes are becoming more common than ever. Statistics show that[...]

Our Warmest Wishes for the Coming Holiday Season

As an eventful 2018 draws to a close, all of us at Paul Davis send you, our valued customers, the very warmest season’s greetings. Thank you for trusting us to help you recover from disasters of all kinds this year. We worked alongside neighbours and businesses grappling with tragic events that[...]

Water Damage? In a Day or Two Mould Can Take Hold

A drip here. A drip there. That water can add up and do more damage than you might think. Not only does this lead to the hassle of getting it cleaned up, repairing any other damage and replacing any home items impacted, but it can get worse. In a day or two, that water damage […]

Top Prevention Tips To Avoid Sewer Backup

Indoor floods and plumbing issues are difficult disasters to handle because they can result in extensive property damage. If the flooding in your home contains sewage or is caused by a sewer backup, even greater dangers for occupants exist. Sewage contains microorganisms, bacteria, and human waste,[...]

Understanding the Three Classes of Contaminated Water      

Clearly, any contaminated water can wreak havoc on a home or business. Moisture penetration into flooring, walls, studding and structural components, in addition to water-damaged furniture, electronics, clothing and more, is time-consuming to dry, if even possible. Compounding the situation is which[...]