Step 3: Water Removal / Water Extraction

Efficient Water Extraction Process

Following the inspection and damage assessment, our swift water extraction process commences to remove the majority of water from your property. Utilizing powerful equipment, we ensure efficient water removal to minimize damage and expedite the restoration process.

Move-Out and Pack-Out Services Should extensive restoration or cleaning be necessary, our skilled team at SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien can facilitate a systematic and organized move-out, safeguarding your belongings from further harm.

Emergency Water Removal Our highly trained technicians promptly initiate the water removal process. Depending on the volume of water, we employ submersible pumps and industrial-strength wet/dry vacuums. Extracting a significant portion of the water reduces drying time, mitigates secondary damage, and prevents the growth of mold and bacteria.

Thorough Carpet Inspection To safeguard the subfloor, we meticulously examine the carpet and pad. If necessary, we remove them to prevent further moisture-related issues.

State-of-the-Art Water Removal Equipment We utilize advanced tools to accurately assess moisture levels and identify hidden water in walls and ceilings. Our arsenal includes moisture detectors, hygrometers, infrared cameras, and a range of pumps—submersible, gas-powered, truck-mounted, and portable extraction units—for efficient water removal.

Rely on our expertise and cutting-edge equipment for swift and effective water extraction. The dedicated professionals at [Company Name] are committed to restoring your property to its pre-damage condition. Contact us now for prompt assistance.

Move-Out / Pack-Out

If your home requires extensive restoration or cleaning, SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien can conduct an organized, efficient move-out to protect your belongings from further damage.

  • Move-Out Service

Emergency Water Removal

Our highly trained technicians will begin the water removal process almost immediately. Depending on the amount of water, we may use powerful submersible pumps in addition to industrial strength, wet/dry vacuums. Removing most of the water helps reduce drying time and helps prevent secondary water damage and mold and bacterial growth.

  • Remove Excess Water
  • Use Submersible Pumps and Industrial Wet/Dry Vacuums

Inspect the Carpet Pad and Carpet

We inspect the carpet and pad and determine if they should be removed to protect the subfloor.

  • Inspect Carpet Pad and Remove If Needed
  • Inspect Carpet and Remove If Needed

Water Removal Equipment

  • Moisture detectors, hygrometers, and other meters measure the extent of moisture saturation.
  • Infrared cameras may be used to find “hidden” water behind walls and ceilings.
  • Submersible and gas-powered pumps are used for continuous pumping of high-level water.
  • Truck-mounted and portable extraction units perform efficient water removal.

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