What to Do If You Find a Leak After Rainy Days
After a heavy rain, it's not uncommon to discover a leak in your home or business. If this happens to you, it's important to act quickly to prevent further water damage.
The first step is to turn off the water supply to prevent more water from entering your property. If the leak is coming from a pipe or appliance, turning off the water supply will stop the flow of water. Next, call SERVPRO of Chula Vista at (619) 482-1131. Our water damage restoration experts are available 24/7 to assist you with any water damage emergency. We'll use our innovative technology and experience to respond quickly and effectively.
In the meantime, you can start removing any standing water using towels or a wet vacuum. If there is a lot of water, our professionals will use powerful pumps to extract it. Once the water has been removed, it's important to dry the affected area completely to prevent mold growth and further damage. Use fans, dehumidifiers, and other equipment to dry the area.
Finally, repair the leak to prevent future water damage. By following these steps and calling SERVPRO of Chula Vista, you can minimize the damage caused by a leak after rainy days.