Restoration Local Advantage

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

Shanks, WV

Restoration Local takes great pride in the work that we provide. We provide water damage service in Shanks, WV and surrounding areas. We have been servicing homeowners in West Virginia for years by restoring home damages to like new condition. In addition to water damage we also provide service for fire and smoke damage, flooded basements, mold removal, sewer cleanup and more.

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

 

Below Are Our Water Damage And Other Related Restoration Services We Provide In Shanks, WV

  • Emergency Water Damage
  • Wet or Flooded Basement
  • Mold Removal & Restore
  • Fire Damage Repair Service
  • Sewage & Contamination Cleanup
  • Wet Floors, Ceiling and Drywall Restoration

Call Now: 1-888-443-3110

Here at Restoration Local quality is our #1 priority. We understand that having lost or damaged property can be stressful and we are here to help. Our experienced technicians are available 24/7 to answer your call. They are licensed and insured and can be at your property within 30-minutes if needed. 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

water damage to wall in Shanks, WV

Water damage mitigation is the process by which you try to reduce or even prevent the amount of damage caused by floodwater in your residence. By observing water mitigation, one can be able to stop any additional damage that is likely to be caused by the leakage. Major causes of water damage include plumbing technicalities, heavy rainfall or a storm, leaking roofs and burst pipes. After this unfortunate occurrence, water damage repair is required. You can call us to help you with the water removal. Call: 1-888-443-3110

As a homeowner, after a flood, burst pipe or storm that puts your life and others in danger, you need to move with speed and contact us right away. This is a way to ensure that the water damage home repair services commence immediately. Water damage restoration services, once engaged, can serve to prevent an impending catastrophe in the affected residence.

Steps to take in fixing water damage

  • Call us to be directed to an experienced technician right away
  • Close the main source of water into the house. In case of floods, try as much as possible to keep extra water from entering the house
  • Switch off the mains in your electricity line. Identify all electrical appliances and ensure there is none connected to power
  • Keep all books and papers at a higher place, which is obviously safe

Flooded Basement

flooded basement in Shanks, WV

Basement flooding is usually certain in cases of heavy floods. This is because water usually follows places with least resistance. This is how water gets its way into your basement! Water in the basement is one of the situations many would not wish to encounter.

The causes of a flooded basement include an insufficient drainage line along the basement of a building, storms, or even faulty water pipes. After such an unfortunate incident, there is a need to move with speed and conduct a flood damage cleanup at the basement.

To clean up the basement, you need to first remove the water. This may not be easy as the basement flood cleanup is rather hectic. First, we select the equipment with consideration of whether it is a minor or a major flood. The next step is to start removing the water, by focusing on areas that are more likely to get damaged fast. We also start with the highest area since it has the least pool of water to make the workload easy. The third step is to dry the affected area. If there are windows, there is need to keep them open to allow moisture to escape the building. We use fans to make the process faster.

Mold

wall with mold in Shanks, WV

Mold exists naturally in every place and is hard to eliminate. Wet and damp conditions provide an excellent setting for the rapid growth of mold. Exposure to mold spores can cause health effects like coughing, sneezing, skin irritation, and other allergic reactions. The health effects are severe to allergic individuals and those whose immunity is compromised.

Mold spreads quickly and hence needs a fast action to save your interior space from mold contamination. Mold removal and remediation require some specialized equipment to seal the infected place such that the mold does not spread to other parts of the building. You also need pressure machines to pump in clean air while pumping out contaminated air. After cleaning and eliminating contaminated air, you will need microbial agents to clean mold stains, make the affected room resistant to water, and ensure the HVAC systems is mold-free. The task is quite challenging and often requires an expert to help manage the mold if its level in your living space is already noticeable.

Therefore, if you suspect that mold has grown in your interior space, it would be wise to call a restoration company like us to help you remediate the mold in your interior space. We will supervise the presence and cause of mold damage in your home. We will also help you remove the indoor air, clean the places and materials that have mold on them, and provide a long-term solution to prevent future mold growth.

Fire Damage

apartment fire damage in Shanks, WV

There’s nothing more traumatizing than experiencing a fire in your home. Unfortunately, according to data from the National Fire Protection Agency, a fire is reported every minute. When the flames appear, the first priority is the safety of you and your loved ones. As soon as the flames clear, however, is when the fire damage restoration begins.

The first 48 hours after a fire are often called the golden hours of fire damage recovery. A quick response to the scene is needed to stabilize the structure. Smoke damage and acidic soot caused when a fire is extinguished enhances the corrosion and deterioration of structures and property. Aside from mitigating damage, the fire restoration process involves water damage restoration, smoke damage cleanup, thermal deodorization, and complete reconstruction.

Sewage Cleanup and Restoration

Has your home suffered a sewage spill due to an overflowed toilet, sewer backup, or septic tank failure? Do not attempt sewage cleanup on your own; this is a job for professionals. Contaminated sewage water contains a large number of microbes, bacteria, and viruses that can lead to serious health consequences.

Sewage water from toilets, sewers, septic tanks, and rivers and streams is considered category three or “”black”” water, the most hazardous of all forms of water damage. Even clean or “”gray”” water can turn into dangerous black water if it is allowed to sit untreated.

We provide emergency sewage cleanup to make your home safe and clean again. Regardless of the source of the sewage damage, we will respond quickly with efficient water removal, cleanup, sanitation, and restoration.

Drywall, Ceiling and Carpet Water Restoration

contractor fixes water damage in Shanks, WV

Drywall is very popular in the construction of both commercial and residential houses. Drywall has obviously many advantages of its rival building materials, but it’s an enemy of water. Contact with a lot of water causes the drywall to swell or host pathogens and molds. For this reason, whenever there is water damage, the drywall, ceiling, and carpet may need to be changed.

It is important to enlist the services of a reputable restoration company like us because drywall and ceiling contribute to the overall structural integrity of a water damaged house.

Top 5 Facts about Water Damage and Mold Damage

  • The first 24-48 hours are the most crucial when dealing with water damage
  • From 2002-2011 the average annual flood losses in the U.S were more than 2.9 B
  • In the past 5 years, all 50 states have experienced floods or flash floods
  • 33% chance of being exposed to mold when you move to a new home, apartment or office
  • 28% of population have genes that make them highly susceptible to mold related health issues

Reviews From Our Customers

Ryan M: The technicians took over all of the repair work and all of the stress of dealing with the insurance company processing a complicated loss claim. Their main goal is getting your property back to the pre-loss condition not what the insurance company feels the repairs are worth.

Figurative P: These guys are the pros. Unfortunately I have had the need for this service twice in the last couple of years. They explained in English what they were doing and why and things went smoothly with their drying and with the insurance claim. I am a very happy customer.

Doug M: I had a major flood when I was on vacation. The damage to the house and personal property was extensive. The technician took care of all repairs, dealings with the insurance company and moving personal property to and from storage. Any problems were discussed and resolved.

Monica W: We had a busted water main that flooded our downstairs. The technician came in, evaluated the situation, got the appropriate equipment in place, and before we knew it, we had a dry family room. His knowledge was impressive, and his willingness to help was such a blessing!

Rebecca C: I HIGHLY recommend this company for any vent, water, mold, etc. issues. They were on time, stayed within quote budget, and even went the extra mile to solve problems that were not predicted. PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE Utilize this wonderful company for any of your household issues 🙂

Fernanda F: I usually don’t write reviews, but I had to write a review after the wonderful service I had. The gentleman was very sweet and explained everything he was going to do. That made me feel very comfortable because he was extremely attentive. The service they provide is phenomenal too!

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

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

Common Basement Flooding Causes

Flooding in the basement can cause thousands of dollars in water damage. Unfortunately, many homeowners deal with basement flooding every year. Some basement floods are caused by large amounts of rainfall. Rainfall flooding is more common in low lying areas. However, basement floods don’t always…


Read More

What Hurricane Matthew Flooding Means to Residents of North Carolina

Thousands of North Carolina residents have been impacted by the effects of Hurricane Matthew. Between severe flooding and damage caused by high winds and rain, there are many ways that water damage may have affected your property. Reports are calling this the worst flooding in…


Read More

Nearby Zip Codes

26761