Disaster Restoration Info from Complete DKI

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Posted on February 13th, 2017 by completedki

Water Damage Pensacola

 

Water damage in Pensacola can be deceptive. It is a serious problem that impacts households all over. Water damage is the second most frequently filed insurance claim in the United States. From frozen pipes to a natural disaster, it’s always good to be prepared. About 90% of all water damage claims can be prevented. Do you know how to prevent water damage in your area? Complete DKI can help!

 

Water penetrates into structural cavities creating trapped pockets of saturation. Water damage that has not been detected will continue to cause damage. You must get it taken care of as soon as possible. Handling water damage in a home is usually costly and very time consuming. Most homeowner insurance policies don’t cover flood damage, so it is very important to know your insurance coverage. Unfortunately, homeowners are usually unaware of their policy when disaster strikes, it’s often too late at this point.

 

Water damage can come from frozen pipes, leaking pipes, a leaking roof, broken washing machine hose, plumbing problems and many more. Billions of dollars are spent each year as a direct result of water damage. Here are some steps to prevent water damage :

 

  • After flushing, remain near the restroom until the valve has finished filling the bowl
  • Clean out roof gutters
  • Never pour grease down your sink
  • Fix all water leaks
  • Replace missing roof shingles
  • Test your pump once a year

 

 

There are many ways water damage can happen, but also many ways it can be prevented. With big storms that can happen at any time in our area and tempatures rising and falling, it’s important to stay prepared. If you or someone you know has had water damage give Complete DKI a call at 850-255-5354 for Pensacola and 251-225-5354 for mobile. Or visit our website at www.completedki.com