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Effingham, IL

Here at Restoration Local our technicians are ready to assist you with any water damage you may have in. Our technicians have been servicing water damage in Effingham, IL for years. We service Illinois residents in fire and smoke damage as well as sewer backup, mold and flooded basements. Our technicians are licensed and experienced professionals who can help bring your damaged home to a like new status.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

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Water Damage and Other Restoration Services Provided In Effingham, IL

  • Emergency Water Damage
  • Wet Basement
  • Mold Removal
  • Fire & Smoke Repair Service
  • Sewage Restoration
  • Water Damaged Floors, Ceiling and Drywall

Call For A FREE Estimate: 1-888-443-3110

Here at Restoration Local we take great pride in our work. Hundreds of homeowners have trusted us to help restore their lost property. Our experienced technicians are licensed and insured. With our availability of 24/7 we are able to assist homeowners in situations be it emergency or otherwise. Call us now for a FREE estimate.

We are happy to assist you with water damage, mold removal, sewer cleanup, flooded basement or fire and smoke repair. We would be happy to serve you and help restore your damaged or lost property.

Water Damage Restoration

fan on wall to repair water damage in Effingham, IL

When your home suffers water damage, immediate action is necessary to save your belongings, minimize damage, and prevent contamination and mold. We offer emergency water removal and water damage restoration to help you recover after a flood, burst pipe, or other form of water damage. Call us at: 1-888-443-3110

Water damage can come from many sources, including natural disaster, sewage backup, firefighting efforts, overflowing toilets and bathtubs, and leaking appliances and plumbing. We use a multi-step water mitigation approach that begins with an initial inspection and water extraction. From there, your home is dried and dehumidified to prevent mold and mildew. Your home is cleaned, sanitized, and deodorized before restoration takes place. Restoration involves returning your home to its pre-damaged condition through drywall repairs, new flooring installing, and more.

As one of the leading water restoration companies in the area, we have experience with water damage restoration following all types of scenarios with the expertise and equipment necessary to restore your home. Because fast water damage cleanup is crucial, we respond quickly and work to restore your home in a matter of days.

Flooded Basement

leaky pipes cause basement flood in Effingham, IL

Unfortunately, basements are at a higher risk of flooding than any other area of your home. A flooded basement is often caused by insufficient drainage around the walls, a failed sump pump, heavy rain, or a combination of these issues when water follows the path of least resistance through the basement walls.

If you have discovered water in the basement, fast action is necessary for effective flooded basement restoration. If the water is allowed to sit for even two days, it will become a breeding ground for mold and cause further damage to your home. We will respond quickly to remove the water and dehumidify your basement to remove moisture and dry out the space. Once all water and moisture are removed, flood damage cleanup will involve cleaning, sanitizing, and treating the basement with an antimicrobial and antifungal product to prevent mold.

While a basement flood is one of the worst disasters you can ever face as a homeowner, we will be there every step of the way to restore your home as quickly and efficiently as possible. Contact us right away for fast response time and the expertise and equipment necessary for basement flood cleanup to help you recover and move on with your life.

Mold Removal and Remediation

corner wall needs mold repair in Effingham, IL

Mold can quickly spread throughout any home in as little as 48 hours whenever a water source, such as a plumbing or roof leak, is introduced. Mold is a serious issue and can damage your health. Unfortunately, microscopic mold spores are just about everywhere, making it next to impossible to remove every single spore from your home. However, when properly treated by a professional mold removal and remediation company, you can once again begin enjoying the air quality you deserve.

Mold remediation involves identifying and addressing mold problems in a home, business, or any other structure. Almost always performed by a professional mold restoration company like us, specializing in the potentially harmful job of mold cleanup and removal, mold remediation involves a number of essential steps.

A licensed contractor will first identify the source of the problem and all moldy areas. Then, a remediation plan will be developed, with containment of the infected area being a top priority. HEPA filters are used to remove harmful mold spores from the air and any porous materials like damaged sheetrock are removed. The rest of the area is thoroughly dried before the reconstruction process can begin. Exposure to mold can cause serious health issues. Whether you have mold in basement from a flood, mold in the attic from a leaky roof, or anywhere else in your home, protect your health and call a mold removal specialist today.

Fire Damage

Kitchen fire damage in Effingham, IL

Restoration after a fire can begin when your fire department tells you it’s safe to return. The first thing you should do is open windows and possibly turn on a fan to clear away any lingering smoke. Smoke is acidic as well as carcinogenic, and can also damage and stain surfaces. It can also contain harmful fumes from other substances destroyed by fire. At times smoke, and the water used to extinguish the fire, can do more damage than the actual flames. Proper fire damage restoration involves treatment for all three.

Don’t eat food that’s been exposed to heavy smoke. You may want to unplug appliances, remove valuables, and leave the home if smoke damage is extensive. Take stock of your belongings and take photos of the damages as soon as it’s safe. Unless the damage is slight, leave the cleanup to trained fire cleanup specialists. Rebuilding isn’t possible until proper restoration is done.

Cleanup Sewage

When sewage backs up, this is considered to be an emergency situation and should be dealt with immediately. Sewers back up for a variety of reasons like tree roots blocking them, water in the basement or blockage in the service pipe between the home and city main. Cleaning them out provides an entry into the home drain system so clogs can be removed or pipes inspected.

Drywall, Ceiling and Carpet Water Restoration

ceiling has water damage in Effingham, IL

Drywall, ceiling and carpet water restoration can be needed for a variety of reasons such as a flood, a fire or a major storm. Causes of damage like floor water damage or ceiling and drywall water damage are also due to things like leaking from broken pipes. Almost 40 percent of Americans have experienced loss from water damage, and water damage is the second most frequently filed claim in the United States.

A restoration company like us will come and assess the damage to your property then begin the process of cleaning and repairing the damage. Sometimes there may be extra measures included like hazard containment and ventilation. Moisture, of course, needs to be taken care of right away to avoid health issues with things like mold.

5 Facts About Water and Mold Damage

  • 40% of homeowners in the US have experience loss from water damage
  • 93% of all water damage can be prevented
  • The second most frequently filed insurance claim in the US is for water damage
  • Reports show a direct correlation between high presence of mold in households and depression
  • There are over 1,000 types of mold and mildew inside homes in the US

Here’s What Our Customers Have To Say About Us

Ervin R: Efficient and excellent personnel and service. I recommend them highly.

Jodi P: For needing a restoration company this would be your best choice! You wont be disappointed in their work.

Chis A: Super responsive, and very helpful during a stressful, not-fun situation. His crew did a great job with the clean-up. Highly recommend!

Jonboy F: We had a sump pump failure in our basement. They worked with our insurance company keeping the costs under our cap and did great work.

Matt C: Came late on a Friday night and working into the early morning hours until the water was removed. The guys were very pleasant and helpful.

Lyndsey E: They’re very personable and know what they’re talking about. They’ll even work with your insurance and give up front pricing over the phone.

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