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Water & Flood Damage Repair

Water damage is one of the most common forms of property damage. Flooding, sewer backups, pipe bursts, appliance and plumbing overflows, and water used to suppress fires all contribute to water damage.

If not treated immediately, water and flood damage has the potential to escalate into a serious emergency. Contaminants in the water and mould growth can severely affect the progress of emergency services as well as escalate the cost of remediation. Often mould remediation is required after dry out is completed.

WINMAR® understands the many types of water damage and the proper remediation treatment required. Because of the possible health risks associated with water damage, the earlier WINMAR® is contacted; the sooner damage can be mitigated and content damage limited.

Our licensed and certified professionals at WINMAR® are water damage specialists who use specialized equipment to solve the problem. We’ll restore your water-damaged property quickly and safely using proven methods, the latest technological equipment and our extensive experience.

Clean Water

"Clean Water" refers to water that is clean at the releasing source and does not pose a hazard if consumed by humans. Clean Water may become progressively contaminated as it mixes with soils on or within floor coverings or building assemblies (walls, decking, sub-flooring). Time and temperature, which promote the growth and amplification of microorganisms in water can also cause clean water to degrade to Grey Water.

Grey Water

"Grey Water" refers to flooding from a source of water that contains a significant degree of biological, chemical, or physical contaminants. This can pose a significant health risk and can cause extensive damage to your property. Causes of Grey Water contamination are often flooding from toilet bowls with urine, water discharge from appliances, sinks, showers, and sump pump failures. Areas that have been contaminated by the water will need to be removed to prevent possible mould growth and mitigate any further damage to the property.

Black Water

"Black Water" refers to flooding from an extremely unsanitary source with harmful bacteria and contaminants which will pose an imminent health risk. This type of flood damage usually comes from raw sewage caused by sewage backup. Other sources include seawater, rising water from rivers or streams, ground surface water entering your home or untreated Grey Water. The microbes from this source can cause many diseases including Cholera, Typhoid, Hepatitis and numerous other gastroenteritis type illnesses.

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Wind, Hail & Disaster

When not attended to promptly, wind, hail, lightning, ice storms, tornadoes, and hurricanes can all cause severe property damage and impair the structural integrity of your home. Significant secondary damage such as water damage may result.

Fire Damage Repair & Restoration

Whether you are a homeowner or a business, a fire is a devastating event. Fire can damage or destroy a home or facility and take a tremendous emotional toll on family members and employees.

Mould Removal

Our WINMAR® technicians are IICRC Certified professionals, trained to recognize and remediate your mould issues in a safe and contained manner. Our number one objective is to make sure the safety and health of the occupants as well as our technicians is protected.