Commercial Storm Damage Means Quick And Thorough Actions
Office Buildings In Storm Damage Means Quick And Thorough Actions
Storms can occur at almost any time during the year. The commercial storm damage Lakeland structures can experience can make for a frustrating few hours and, because of it, days can be spent in the recovery from it. The fast action on your part must be as efficient as the storm was cruel. It must be carried out by professionals that complete these tasks on a day to day basis.
The issue of storm damage means there is more than merely water or fire damage with which to concern yourself. The storm may have caused a fire, and that is certainly something that must be dealt with first. More than likely what you have on your hands is water damage and the possibility of molds and mildews coming in. There can also be wind damage and things that can be blown into and onto your building that could shatter windows, tear off shingles, shutters and any other decorative elements of your building.
It is probably time to call a storm damage restoration company to take care of everything at the same time. They are in the best situation to locate the problems and correct everything to your satisfaction. It all begins with a complete, detailed inspection of the building or entire campus.
This examination begins as soon as the company gets to your location. They are licensed to be in any area that needs work. The licensed plumbers, electricians, and construction workers should be able to identify what is happening, what is wrong and how it needs to be remedied. The plan they create for your building is based on industry standards and all building codes and regulations.
This crew looks at the exterior of the building(s) from the top to the bottom. You may have had shingles or gutters blown off. The venting on the roofs may be loose, and any other items connected to it could be dislodged and need repair or replacement.
Windows may be shattered and need replacement, requiring new glazing and sealant. The plantings may also have been uprooted as well as benches, retaining walls and statuary may be moved around.
Inside, water damage can cause many problems. This is not even considering the possibility of molds being introduced into your building. The professionals in this storm remediation companies have the specialized equipment, trained personnel and the experience to locate and remove any molds they find in all of the areas it can get.
Molds will be located, along with the presence of any water that is where it should not be and removed quickly. If not removed and the area sanitized quickly, this condition can present an unhealthy environment to your employees and visitors.
A complete listing of all issues will be brought to your attention, and you can decide how to proceed. The things on this list will be critical tasks to accomplish to bring your commercial building(s) into compliance with all health regulations and building codes, so fast action is to everyone's benefit.
If, after a storm, you wish to call a professional crew who has been satisfying commercial clients for many years, call SERVPRO of Bartow / Lakeland Highlands at (863) 510-5962 for the rapid response needed.