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Plainfield water damage work How does 2nd Chance water restoration compare to other water damage mitigation companies in the Plainfield area? I often get asked how we compare to other Plainfield area water restoration service professionals and I think that our online reputation speaks for itself. 2nd Chance water restoration has been serving the Plainfield area and most of our service pros have been working in the water mitigation field for years. 2nd Chance has an average of 4.9, or better rating on most 5 star review sites, because we take great pride in providing the absolute best service possible during difficult situations. We have well over 200 likes on Facebook, because our pro technicians serve every customer as if they were family. We provide absolutely free estimates!! Call today 630-546-2239!! We are generally cheaper and more experienced than most Plainfield water and fire restoration companies. We pride ourselves in beating other Plainfield water damage restoration companies' estimates by large margins!! We are a family owned and operated business and we get most of our water damage business from direct referral, because we are the best water damage company in the entire Plainfield area! Water damage in Plainfield is a consistent problem that has been affecting local businesses and homes costing the people of Plainfield an unbelievable amount of money over the years. 2nd Chance Water Restoration is Plainfield's very own water damage company. We are always available for a free estimate during which we will identify the source of the water and help you get it shut off, or tell you what you need to do even, if you don't hire us to do the work. It is important to locate the problem, source of water damage, as soon as possible, so you get the drying process started to mitigate the damage. Cleaning a hoarder's house in Plainfield 2nd Chance Water Restoration got our vast experience in commercial and residential water damage right here in Plainfield! Call 630-546-2239 to get us out there now for your free estimate! We are able to provide a complete water damage mitigation service and we can refer you to the areas top contractors for plumbing, drywall, or painting. As an emergency service company we provide ourselves on our specialization in drying and mitigating water damage better than anyone. Our experience in local restoration projects for businesses has us fully aware of the financial impact that water damage will have on your business and homes. It is our job to reduce that expense by focusing on what is causing the damage and getting everything handled from there as quickly and professionally as possible with as little extra headaches and stress as possible. The goal is too have as little impact on your day to day lives and business as possible. Our water damage restoration and mold removal service pros are masters of serving the greater Chicago area including, but not limited to: Lisle, Bolingbrook, Naperville, Plainfield, Romeoville, Woodridge, Oswego and Orland Park. We have cleaned hundreds, if not thousands of homes in these local Chicago and Plainfield areas and our reputation is stellar. We have done mold remediation work, sewage clean ups, water damage cleaning and performed many other services since being in the water restoration business since 1997. We stay pretty busy thanks to the lovely city of Chicago sewer systems. We have cleaned more poop in basements than almost anyone would even believe. We use antimicrobials and surfactants to clean all the areas affected by the disaster. Any carpet, fabric, drywall, or other cellulose materials affected by sewage should be removed. You really shouldn't try to save carpet that has been hit by sewage. Plainfield residents should know who to call for the best water damage restoration service and that is 2nd Chance Water Restoration! Most common issues that lead to water damage in Plainfield, Illinois include: 1.) sewage backups 2.) broken pipes 3.) broken or old sump pumps and injector pumps 4.) accidents 5.) flooding 6.) foundation cracks 7.) over filled tubs and sinks 8.) power outages 9.) storms 10.) frozen pipes 11.) flushing of feminine products, or baby wipes 12.) faulty appliances Call 630-546-2239 for immediate professional help with your water, sewage, or mold damage needs in Plainfield, Illinois ! Some of the best ways to avoid water, sewage, or mold damage in your home, business, or property include: 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, down spouts, and window wells to make sure there is no blockage and proper draining Call 630-546-2239 for immediate professional help with your water, sewage, or mold damage needs in Plainfield, Illinois! Facts about Plainfield, IL: Plainfield is a village in Will County, Illinois, United States. The US Census Bureau estimates the population at 41,734 as of 2013. The village includes land in Plainfield and Wheatland townships. Part of Plainfield is located in Kendall County (Na-Au-Say and Oswegotownships). With the growth in the Chicago suburbs in the 1990s and 2000s, the village has seen a population increase, from 4,500 in 1990 to 13,000 in 2000 to over 37,000 in 2007. The village has established a community Preservation Commission and historic preservation ordinance. It is the home of the Lake Renwick Preserve, a county forest preserve used for birdwatching and other activities. Our certified water restoration and mold remediation experts are trained to deal with water removal emergencies, and they be at your property with a hour. Our technicians will show you how the water is getting into your property and help you figure out a way to stop the water from flooding your basement further. MINIMIZE THE WATER DAMAGE
  • If possible, stop the water from flowing into your basement, or at it's source ASAP!
  • Turn off the electricity, unplug and remove smaller electrical devices from the areas with excess water, if it is safe to do so.
  • Unplug large appliances.
  • Avoid walking on wet carpet as it can spread the water damage and cause injury.
  • Remove small furniture from carpeted areas or place aluminum foil, or something water resistant under furniture legs and flat bottom furniture. This helps prevent permanent rust of furniture stains.
  • Remove, or hang draperies off the ground and pin up bed skirts to avoid contact with wet floors.
  • Remove any moisture-sensitive, breakables and valuable items, as well as items that may stain floor coverings.
  • Do not forget to check under the beds, sofas, behind televisions and other furniture.
  • Plan for restoration crews to move furniture into dry areas, the garage, or other clean staging areas.
  • Wash your hands after handling damaged items, and remove shoes, be fore going into non affected areas.
  • Avoid turning on fans, the furnace, and air conditioning units as they may spread contamination if the situation is sewage, or mold related.
  • Industrial strength extraction equipment is brought into the home to physically remove any freestanding water and water that is trapped and should be extracted in carpet and carpet padding, and upholstery.
  • If necessary, carpet and/or padding may be removed, or floated/lifted to enable air flow underneath it for proper drying.
  • Professional and industrial drying and dehumidifying equipment like industrial size air movers and Low Grain Refrigerant Dehumidifiers are used to dry the affected areas and return the humidity levels in your home to normal with 48-72 hours after the initial water damage emergency.
  • Special instruments like hygrometers and moisture meters will be used to identify hidden pockets of water that can be trapped in wood, drywall, and other cellulose materials.
  • Proper water extraction and professional drying techniques help minimize the possibility of secondary damage, potential mold growth and reduces costs to rebuild the damaged areas.
  • Our water removal service professionals will monitor the drying process daily, and reposition the professional drying equipment that we use as needed.
  • 2nd Chance Water Restoration will even work directly with you and your insurance adjuster to process the insurance claim and bill your insurance company directly.
2nd Chance Water Restoration has pro service specialists that have Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) in water restoration and old remediation. These individuals are highly trained, motivated and prepared for any emergency water removal task that they encounter! Whenever they encounter it. We have all of our technicians take continuing education courses every year to make sure that we have the best water removal specialists not only in Chicago, but in the entire nation. Other cities that we service in the great Chicago area with our pro water damage and water removal services include:
  1. Lombard, IL 
  2. Naperville, IL
  3. Chicago, IL
  4. Villa Park, IL
  5. Lisle, IL 
Our water damage restoration, sewage cleanup, and mold removal service pros are masters of serving the following Chicago land and Indiana areas: AddisonAlgonquinAlsipAntiochArlington HeightsAshburn Park, Auburn Park, ChicagoAurora, Austin Chicago, BarringtonBartlettBataviaBeecherBellwoodBerkleyBerwyn, Big Rock, Bloomingdale, Blue IslandBolingbrook, Braidwood, BridgeviewBristol, Broadview, Brookfield, Buffalo Grove, Burbank, Burnham, Burr Ridge, Calumet City, Carol Stream, Carpentersville, Cary, Cedar Lake, Chicago Heights, Chicago Lawn, Chicago Ridge, Cicero, Clarendon HillsCountry Club Hills, Cragin, Crest Hill, Crete, Crown Point, Crystal Lake, Darien, Deerfield, Des Plaines, Division Street, Dolton, Downers Grove, Downtown Chicago, Dundee, Dunning, Dyer, East Chicago, Edgebrook, Edgewater, Elburn, Elgin, Elk Grove Village, Elmhurst, Elmwood Park, Elsdon, Elwood, Englewood, Evanston, Evergreen Park, Flossmoor, Forest Park, Fort Dearborn, Fort Sheridan, Fox Lake, Fox River Grove, Frankfort, Franklin Park, Garfield Park, Gary, Geneva, Gilberts, Glen Ellyn, Glencoe, Glendale Heights, Glenview, Glenwood, Graceland, Grand Crossing, Grayslake, Great Lakes, Griffith, Gurnee, Hammond, Hampshire, Hanover Park, Hardwood Heights, Harvard, Harvey, Hawthorne, Hazel Crest, Hebron, Hickory Hills, Highland, Highland Park, Highwood, Hillside, Hines, Hinsdale, Hobart, Hoffman Estates, Homer Glen, Hometown, Homewood, Huntley, Hyde Park, Ingleside, Irving Park, Island Lake, Itasca, Jackson Park, Jefferson Park, Joliet, Justice, La Grange, La Grange Park, Lake Bluff, Lake Forest, Lake in the Hills, Lake Station, Lake Villa, Lake Zurich, Lakeview, Lansing, Lemont, Libertyville, Lincoln Park, Lincolnshire, Lincolnwood, Lisbon, Lisle, Lockport, Logan Square, Lombard, Lowell, Lyons, Manhattan, Maple Park, Marengo, Markham, Matteson, Maywood, Mc Henry, Medinah, Melrose Park, Merrillville, Michigan City, Midlothianr, Plainfield, Plano, Portage, Porter, Posen, Prospect Heights, Ravenswood, Richmond, Richton Park, Ringwood, River Forest, River Grove, Riverdale, Riverside, Robbins, Rogers Park, Rolling Meadows, Romeoville, Rosemont, Roseland, Ross, Round lake, Schaumburg, Schererville, Schiller Park, Shorewood, Skokie, South Chicago, South Elgin, South Holland, South Shore, Spring Grove, St. Charles, St. John, Steger, Stock Yards, Chicago, Stone Park, Streamwood, Sugar Grove, Summit-Argo, Techny, Thornton, Tinley Park, Uptown, Valparaiso, Vernon HillsVilla Park, Wadsworth, Warrenville, WaucondaWaukegan, Wayne, West Chicago, Westchester. Here is what the EPA says about air duct cleaning, mold and more. Call us for a free quote on air duct cleaning too! We highly suggest calling John Spears the Plumping Doctor for all of your local Chicago area plumbing needs at 630-936-1157 2nd Chance Water Restoration provides professional sewage cleanup, mold remediation, and water damage pro services to an area that includes the city of Chicago, the rest of Cook County, eight nearby Illinois counties (Lake, McHenry, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Grundy, Will, and Kankakee), and the two Indiana counties of Lake and Porter. Plainfield's Water Damage Removal, Sewage Cleanup And Mold Damage Remediation Experts!

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