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Posted Wed, Sep 19, 2018 in City

2nd Chance Water Restoration proudly serves Northfield, IL so give us a call at (866) 575-5814 for a FREE estimate. Our water restoration crew is always ready to come to help you clean up water damage in Northfield. 2nd Chance Water Restoration is also the best company in the Northfield area due to our customer reviews. Home and business owners in Northfield prefer to deal with 2nd Chance Water Restoration due to our flexibility and skill. We offer the best water damage restoration service in Northfield, Illinois! We know this due to our feedback from customers and insurance companies in the area. Check out our reviews online and give a call so you can see why we have such a high ranking in Northfield.

Basement drying in Northfield

You see our drying equipment in this Northfield basement due to the flood damage they had last week. The carpet is already gone at this point. Our drying equipment is also doing the job by applying heat and removing water. The basement drying in Northfield here only took 48 hours due to the amount of heat our drying equipment put in the basement. Applying heat to walls and floors will help bond water escape into the air so the dehumidifiers can do the rest. The dehumidifier takes the water right out of the air. The dehumidifier works by freezing the water onto coils. It then melts the ice into a drip pan that drains through a tube into the sewer or outside. Call (866) 575-5814 for immediate professional help with your water, sewage, or mold damage needs in Northfield Illinois! The greater Chicago land area's best choice for water damage, sewage cleanup, and mold removal services is 2nd Chance Water Restoration.

Here are some tips to help you avoid water damage in your Northfield home:

1.) regular maintenance on your plumbing and roof 2.) replacing your sump pump every 2-4 years 3.) do not buy the cheap sump pumps 4.) rodding your drains and sewer pipe every year, or so depending on your conditions 5.) avoid flushing baby wipes, paper towels, and feminine products 6.) check your windows, door jams, and foundations for signs of water damage frequently 7.) regularly inspect gutters, downspouts, and window wells to make sure there is no blockage and proper draining 8.) check the backs of appliances and look at the plumbing, or water supply lines to check for leaks and corrosion 9.) make sure windows and doors are closed when it is raining especially those leading to the basement 10.) run a slow drip through your plumbing supply lines and into the drains during the winter to keep water moving, so as to prevent freezing of the pipes 11.) keep your cabinet doors on outside walls that have plumbing supply lines in them open during the winter a little bit, because they can freeze even if the room is 70 degrees. Drafts and poor insulation can lead to plumbing supply lines freezing enough to break in an otherwise warm room.

Hoarding clean up in Northfield

This hoarding cleanup in Northfield call came in due to the flooding from a broken. The water was literally flowing out the front door of the house so neighbors did a safety check. Turns out the supply line to the toilet upstairs broke making the water flood the house. The homeowner was visiting family for the weekend so the water did a lot of damage. The hoarding issue sure made things worse due to the amount things we had to move. Call (866) 575-5814 for immediate professional help with your water, sewage, or mold damage needs in Northfield, Illinois!

Facts about water damage in Northfield:

1.) The average water damage restoration job in Northfield, Illinois costs in excess of $1,000.00. 2.) Plumbing supply line system failures are one of the leading causes of water damage in Northfield, Illinois. 3.) Sewer backups in Northfield, Illinois tend to happen to everyone with a basement especially those on the corner of the block and those with a lot of things on the do not flush list regularly going down the drains. 4.) Older homes tend to have more water damage issues especially with shower pans and drains going bad due to time and the use of harsh cleaning supplies. 5.) Water heaters tend to break within the first fifteen years and the chances of a water heater failing increases dramatically after 5 years. 6.) Homes over 30 years of age are way more likely to have issues with their sewer drains and plumbing supply lines. 7.) How fast you attend to water damage has a direct impact on how much damage can be averted. 8.) sewage backup and other water damage expenses go up in finished basements.

2nd Chance Water Restoration proudly serves Northfield & surrounding areas:

Check out our entire Service Area so you can see how far outside Northfield we go. We provide FREE estimates to Northfield for water damage, sewage cleanup, and mold removal. Here is what the EPA says about air duct cleaning, mold and more. Call us for a free quote on air duct cleaning too!

Commercial restoration in Northfield

The flooding in the Chicago area a few weeks ago led to this commercial restoration in Northfield. The sewer systems in the area couldn't keep up with the water so flooding in the warehouse was the result.  We got to work with extracting the water right away so the warehouse could get back to work ASAP. Our team got all the water removal done and drying euipment put in with a couple of hours. The building owners were so happy they said ty refer us for any commercial restoration in Northfield they hear about.   This home in Northfield had water damage due to a backup in the sewer system. The sump pump was unable to keep up due to the amount of water it had to deal with. It was bad timing mixed with a little bad luck, so it felt great to help them get back to normal. We got there within an hour of the phone call, so the water damage was able to get clean up quick. Give us a call if you have basement flooding or other water damage in Northfield at (866) 575-5814.  


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