Restoration Local Advantage

  • Free Estimates!
  • Available 24/7
  • 30 Minute Rapid Response
  • Fully Licensed And Insured Professionals
  • We Work With Your Insurance Company.

Columbus, IL

Restoration Local understands the issues that come with water damage in Columbus, IL. That is why we are committed to helping homeowners in Illinois bring their damaged property back to like new condition. We provide services in flooded basements, mold removal, sewer cleanup, fire damage, water removal and smoke damage. Our trained and professional technicians are available 24/7 to assist you.

Call now for a FREE estimate
1-888-443-3110

Restoration Local Icon

The Restoration Local
Proven Process

Home Damage

If your home has damage caused by water, fire or mold it is time to act. Postponing could cause more damage to your home and poses a health risk to you and your family.

24/7 Phone Call

Home emergencies don't happen on your time table. By calling day or night you are connected with a technician who can answer your questions and take care of your needs.

30 Minute Response

We take home damage very seriously which is why we have a 30-minute response time. We will be at your home in less than 30 minutes to assess the situation.

FREE ESTIMATE

Once we make it to your home our technicians will assess the home damage and provide a FREE no obligation estimate for you to review.

LIKE NEW RESTORATION

Our technicians are certified, licensed and insured professionals and will work with your insurance company. Our customers are our #1 priority.

Before & After

Before Restoration Local
After Restoration Local

 

All Water Damage and Other Restoration Services Provided In Columbus, IL

  • Water Restoration
  • Flooded Basement Services
  • Mold Restoration
  • Fire & Smoke Damage Restoration
  • Sewage Cleanup & Restoration
  • Wet Ceiling, Floors and Drywall

Call Us Now: 1-888-443-3110

Thanks for considering Restoration Local. Our contractors and technicians are licensed and insured professionals. When we do a job, we ensure it is done right the first time. With our emergency 30-minute response time and 24/7 availability we ensure every homeowner is taken care of regardless of day or time. Give us a call and we can give you a FREE estimate.

When it comes to restoration, you can count on us. We provide work for water damage, fire, mold, sewer, flooded basement and more. If it comes to restoration, homeowners trust Restoration Local to restore back what was lost.

Water Restoration

flooding and water damage in Columbus, IL

According to data collected by the American Insurance Association, water damage accounts for most claims made in homeowner’s insurance. Water damage can be gradual, from a leaky faucet or a failed plumbing system, or instant from storm water.

If left unattended, the water will damage floor panels, walls, encourage the growth of mold, cause rusting of metallic items, delamination of plywood, and damage other valuables within the interior of your building. In such a scenario, you need to respond quickly to prevent a further damage to your property. One way you can respond to the problem is to contact a water damage restoration company like us to come and fix the problem. Call: 1-888-443-3110

We at Restoration Local provide water damage services like water damage clean up and emergency water removal. We also identify and fix the cause of the water. We have the appropriate machines used for structural drying and moisture meters to locate and remove invisible moisture. The equipment helps in making your interior dry quickly, hence minimizing damage.

Before we arrive on scene, you need to take some actions to prevent more damage. Close your main water supply to prevent more flooding and switch off your power supply to avoid short circuiting and electric shock. You may also clear books, papers, and other fabrics that can get wet or even stain your carpet. Doing this will make water mitigation easy for your service provider.

Flooded Basement Restoration

wall of flooded basement in Columbus, IL

The basement is one of the places in your interior space that is vulnerable to flooding and water damage. This is because water flows smoothly from high grounds to low grounds. In most cases, basement flooding results during the heavy rain seasons. The storm water overcomes the basement’s water-proofing material and forces its way through cracks in the cellar wall. In other cases, basement flooding occurs due to badly sloped lawns. A lawn should slope away from your building, rather than towards the house. A failed plumbing system may also contribute to basement flooding.

Resolving a basement flooding problem is a difficult task to do by yourself. For this reason, you need a water restoration company like us to supervise, remove the water, and clean up the mess. Another reason you should hire a professional service provider like us is that the basement is hard to dry, hence providing a good set up for mold growth. We have necessary equipment that will remove water before it spoils the floor, walls and other valuables within your home. We have dehumidifiers that will remove moisture and curb mold from growing. A water restoration company like us will also help you clean and sanitize the flooded basement walls and floors to prevent accumulation of moisture.

Mold Removal & Remediation

wall needing mold repair in Columbus, IL

Mold removal and remediation are all about identifying and taking appropriate action to keep mold away from your buildings. The process of mold remediation involves preventing its spread in affected areas by removing the visible mold. We also boost this process by eliminating any moisture sources around the walls of houses. Mold in a basement is common because these places are usually wet.

Mold is known to have among other effects, irritants that can pose a health hazard around homes. It is important to contact a mold restoration company like us right away to aid in a mold clean-up exercise, especially if you own large buildings.

The mold remediation process is very important since it requires a reconstruction of the affected areas. The remediation process involves:

  • Assessment of the mold situation – Here the cause of the problem is established.
  • Containment – This is the immediate process after the affected areas are identified. The affected area is cordoned off to avoid having them spread to other areas.
  • Filtration – The air of the mold spores will be cleaned carefully because mold is not safe for health.
  • Removal and Drying- After the previous processes, the mold is removed from the affected areas carefully. The areas that have been cleaned must be equally dried since any more moisture is a breeding ground for more mold.
  • Repair – The affected areas are supposed to be repaired after the mold materials are removed.

The health risks of dealing with mold must be observed since it has irritating effects. A good number of types of molds are known to create health problems.

Fire Damage

Stove fire damage in Columbus, IL

Because soot coatings and odors can dramatically impact residents in a home, we always provide prompt fire restoration services. We serve locals following events that involved:

  • Cooking fires
  • Heating fires
  • Electrical fires

During all fire damage restoration projects, our technicians offer excellent customer service throughout the entire process. We usually begin by carefully mitigating the damages in the affect areas. Then, strategic steps are taken to secure the property so that emergency cleaning tasks can be done in an efficient manner.

Cleanup Sewage and Restoration

Sewage leaks cause a great deal of discomfort to residents due to the stench and the potentially harmful aspects of a sewer line. Sewage leaks are easily identified due to their unforgiving smell. They usually happen after natural catastrophes, but sometimes, they are just as a result of poor plumbing or wear and tear of sewerage systems.

Sewage cleanup is important and should be done as fast as possible due to the likely contamination of the environment which eventually may cause infections and diseases such as cholera. Although some sewage leakages such as kitchen water may not be very harmful to the human, It is advised that it should be treated as an emergency as the spread may cause contamination of sources of drinking water.

The black water sewage leak is the most harmful as it can cause death. Blackwater sewage leak contains human waste which contains a lot of toxic matter and hence should be prioritized over the rest. Humans and animals should avoid any contact with leaking sewages. A restoration company like us cleans the mess and also treats the environment around the leak to make sure that all the toxins in the surrounding area have been fully removed.

Drywall, Ceiling and Carpet Water Damage Restoration

water damage of ceiling in Columbus, IL

While most materials can be damaged by water, drywall is especially susceptible to water. A water damaged ceiling should be repaired immediately as the drywall will absorb water quickly before buckling and giving way. We have extensive experience repairing water damaged drywall and ceilings in addition to water damaged hardwood floors and carpet water damage.

If your home has suffered water damage, our team of experts will work quickly to remove water and moisture from the area before cleaning and disinfecting. Damaged drywall will be replaced and carpet will most likely need to be replaced as well. Depending on the extent of the damage and how quickly it is treated, it may be possible to save hardwood flooring. Don’t delay; contact us today for effective water damage mitigation.

5 Facts About Water and Mold Damage

  • Just a few inches of floodwater can cause tens of thousands of dollars in damage
  • 14,000 people in the us experience water damage emergency at home or work each day
  • 98% of basements in the US will experience some type of water damage during their lifespans
  • 12% of childhood asthma can be attributed to indoor mold exposure
  • 45M homes in the US have unhealthy levels of mold

Customer Restoration Reviews

Daniel M: The technician and his team are professional, courteous, and fast! We were very pleased with their work and we’d recommend them to everyone we know.

Ed C: These guys know what they are doing, and do it well. When it comes to assessing damage and working with the adjuster, years of experience really pays off.

Matt C: Responsive, professional, friendly…understand unexpected home damage is more than studs and drywall and is sensitive to the emotions of losing family items.

Lisa C: High quality customer service, workmanship and products. Office staff, restoration crews and installers were all very professional, friendly, prompt and thorough.

Anson B: Highly competent, very efficient, well-organized, well-managed, and so friendly. These guys do it all. I would like to recommend your services to all….Thank you

John H: In a stressful situation, its good to know that a family owned business is around to help. The owner is reliable and amazingly patient, which is not always the case

Nearby Cities


Recent Articles

Are you looking for signs of water damage in basement? One of the easiest ways to find out if water is causing damage to your basement is by looking at the baseboards.  If water has been leaking, the base boards may look and feel wet….


Read More

Water Damage Repair Cost

Many homeowners, especially those who live in flood-prone areas, dread the devastating effects and cost of a water damage restore. Though there are other causes of flooding in a home besides excessive rainfall, cases of water damages increase during periods of heavy rains and melting…


Read More

Cleaning a Flooded Basement

Many homes across the country have been constructed with a basement. Homeowners generally view basements as a wonderful feature to have in a home. Unfinished basements typically provide the homeowner with a great space for storage, and finished basements can provide additional living space, enhance…


Read More

How to Stop Basement Flooding

Flooding in basements is unfortunately common, and it can leave behind costly damage for homeowners to contend with. Because basements lie below ground level, moisture in the soil can easily penetrate through basement walls and enter the space. Repairing the damage from a flooded basement…


Read More

Nearby Zip Codes

62305, 62320