Flooding and Water Damage Restoration in Wheeling , IL

As a suburb of Chicago serving as a residence for more than 40,000 people, this community continues to grow and thrive as a less bustling alternative to living within the city limits. The area has history preserved by facilities like the Wheeling Historical Society that can educate travelers and locals about the region's history and work to protect its oldest properties. When water damage impacts these structures, our team is a trusted responded to assist with: 

  • Emergency services water damage 
  • Burst pipes
  • Basement flooding
  • Water damage remediation 
  • Flood restoration
  • Ceiling leaks 

How Does Water Clean Up Begin in Wheeling?

The initial mitigation actions that professionals take upon arrival to water-damaged properties often have the biggest impact on restoration's ultimate time and cost. Situations like burst pipes or appliance malfunctions can have far-reaching effects on the structure, spreading water quickly to less accessible areas. Water clean up services involve several practices to deploy evaporative drying tools in our inventory, such as positive pressure systems, air movers, and dehumidification equipment. 

Can Wheeling Homes Get Dry After Burst Pipes?

Burst pipes can allow for moisture and water to migrate into structural cavities and ceiling systems without fast action. With a general contractor license, we can repair the damaged portion of plumbing and provide access for advanced drying tools to reach trapped moisture in wall systems. 

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SERVPRO of Buffalo Grove / Lake Zurich

Water or Flood Damage? Call Us Today – (847) 279-1940

24-Hour Emergency Water Removal Service

Flooding and water emergencies don’t wait for regular business hours and neither do we. We provide emergency water restoration services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – including all holidays. Wheeling  residents can expect an immediate response time, day or night.

Faster To Any Size Water Emergency

When water damage strikes, a fast response is critical. Day or night, Wheeling  residents and business owners can expect us to respond immediately to your water emergency.

Highly-Trained Water Restoration Specialists

We are water damage specialists. We get started quickly to get your property dry and back to pre-water damage condition. We use advanced water removal and drying equipment and scientific drying principles to get you property dry quickly, including documenting the drying process to validate your home or business is ready. Learn about our water damage training and certificates.

Locally Owned and Operated

We are proud to be an active member of this community. SERVPRO of Buffalo Grove / Lake Zurich is locally owned and operated so we’re already nearby and ready to help Wheeling  residents and business owners with any-sized water and flood damage emergencies.

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Our Restoration Process

Every water damage event is a little different and requires a unique solution, but the general process stays the same. The steps listed below illustrate our process for the “typical” water damage emergency.

1.  Emergency Contact

When you call us, our consultant will guide you through several questions that will help us respond to your water emergency more quickly and efficiently. This initial contact is an important part of a fast, effective restoration.

2. Inspection and Damage Assessment

We carefully inspect your property’s water damage, determining the type of water damage and the areas affected. This is a crucial step to creating an effective plan of action that will result in a successful restoration.

3. Water Removal / Water Extraction

The water removal process begins almost immediately and removes the majority of the water. We use powerful pumps and vacuum units to quickly remove hundreds or thousands of gallons from your property which helps prevent secondary water damage and mold growth.

4. Drying and Dehumidification

We use specialized equipment to remove the remaining water which is harder to access. Our Professionals will use room measurements, temperature, and relative humidity to determine the optimal number of air movers and dehumidifiers needed to dry your home or business.

5. Cleaning and Sanitizing

Water damage also affects your belongings, like furniture, clothing, and personal items. We can clean restorable items using a number of specialized cleaning techniques. We also disinfect with antimicrobial treatments and remove odors using industrial air scrubbers and fogging equipment.

6. Restoration

Restoration is the process or restoring your home or business to its pre-water damage condition. Restoration may involve minor repairs, such as replacing drywall and installing new carpet or may entail major repairs such as the reconstruction of various areas or rooms in a home or business.

The Trusted Leader in Water Restoration

SERVPRO of Buffalo Grove / Lake Zurich understands your water crisis and is ready to respond with the right tools and crew. As a leader in the water restoration industry, SERVPRO is a trusted friend, standing by and ready to help you when a water emergency happens. We know that when water damage affects your home, it can be upsetting. Let us answer any questions you have at (847) 279-1940. We are ready to make this situation “Like it never even happened.”