Major Flooding in South Florida - Water Damage caused by heavy rain -Get the Help You Need

Heavy rains have caused severe flooding across Miami-Dade and Broward counties. Forecasters expect more rain Monday evening and the National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for Miami-Dade and Broward counties until 8 p.m.
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Oct. 31, 2011 - PRLog -- Water damage can originate by different sources most damage caused by bad weather is considered flood damage. Other sources can include broken dishwasher hose, washing machine overflow, dishwasher leakage, broken pipes, clogged toilet, leaking roof, moisture behind walls, foundation cracks, plumbing leaks, and bad weather (snow, rain, floods). As far as insurance coverage is concerned, most damage caused by bad weather is considered flood damage and normally isn't covered under homeowners insurance. Coverage for bad weather would usually required flood insurance.

Water Restoration is the process of restoring a property back to pre-loss condition after sustaining any level of water damage.  Possible losses caused by water intruding where it will enable attack of material or system by destructive processes such as rotting of wood, growth, rusting of steel, de-laminating materials such as plywood, and many others.  

A professional water damage restoration service will document the materials which were affected by the water damage and refer to industry standard pricing guides to determine the proper value of the residence's materials lost and their service.

Water damage services include the inspection of the affected areas with water sensing equipment such as probes and other infrared tools in order to determine the source of the damage, and possible extent of area affected. Restoration services would then be rendered to the residence in order to dry the structure, sanitize any affected or cross contaminated areas, and deodorize all affected areas and materials. After the labor is completed, water damage equipment including, but not limited to, air movers, air scrubbers, dehumidifiers, wood floor drying systems, and sub floor drying equipment is left in the residence. After a period of two to three days are the labor is completed, a reevaluation of the residence is taken to monitor the drying process, and any equipment not further needed is removed as to keep the charges under control.

Floods can happen at any time and is crucial to have a well prepared company at hand. At Elite Insurance Claims Services we have cleaning, mitigation, remediation and restoration certified personnel ready to respond at a moments notice. We deal with all types and size of water, sewage or mud damage. We guaranty proper assessment using the most up to date equipment to dry out your home or business. Our goal is to prevent secondary damages while keeping the integrity of your residence or business and to safely, swiftly get your life back to normal.
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Elite Insurance Claims Services Corp specializes in representing consumers in the adjustment of insurance claims for both commercial and residential property losses.We have many years of experience in providing assistance to all types of insurance claims.
Source:Joe Sanchez
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