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River Forest, IL – Flood Cleanup Service

Our emergency flood cleanup professionals are certified by the IICRC in Water Restoration, Fire Restoration, and Mold Remediation, because we take training very seriously. Our water damage technicians are fully equipped, experienced, and ready to assess the damage and begin the mitigation process as they arrive, which is usually within an hour of the initial call. If you are in River Forest, IL and your home, business, or property has experienced a flood damage emergency then please feel free to call 2nd Chance Water Restoration for a hassle and obligation free estimate anytime 24-7 at (866) 575-5814.

The damage that flooding causes to your property gets worse as time passes, so it is important to always address water damage situations immediately. Time is not on your side, so we are proud to say that we offer our service to River Forest, Oak Park, Chicago and the surrounding areas 24-7 every day of the year. Flood damage can happen at 2 AM or on your favorite holiday, or birthday even, so 2nd Chance Water Restoration will always have a local River Forest water restoration service professional ready to be dispatched. Our own personally handles most of our incoming calls, so you know that you are in good hands as soon as you call 2nd Chance Water Restoration at (866) 575-5814.

Water damage restoration at this flood cleanup job in River Forest

We are doing some water extraction in River Forest in this picture. We had to disengage the trim, but saved the drywall, because we got it dry within 72 hours.

Most common issues that lead to water damage in River Forest, Illinois include:

1.) Sump pump failure

2.) Sewage backup

3.) Cracks in the foundation

4.) Clogged toilets and sewers

5.) Flooding due to excessive rain in a short time period

6.) Storm Damage

7.) Ice Dams

8.) Broken down spouts or clogged gutters

9.) Frozen pipes

10.) Flushing inappropriate items down the toilets like baby wipes, paper towels, feminine products, food, or excessive amounts of toilet paper.

11.) Broken Plumbing Supply Lines

12.) Blockages in dump sink drains

13.) Over flowing toilets and bathtubs

14.) Broken Sprinkler systems outside the building foundation

15.) Plumber error

drying equipment going into a flood cleanup job in River Forest, IL.

We had to remove carpet and trim, before we could put in the drying equipment at this particular flood cleanup job in River Forest.

16.) Acts of God

Some of the best ways to avoid Water, Sewage, and Mold Damage in your River Forest, IL property:

  1. Check your sump pump every few months to make sure that it is in proper working condition.
  2. Rod your main sewer line every 6 months to two years depending on age of the sewer system and amount of trees and bushes in the area.
  3. Avoid flushing feminine products, paper towels, rages, baby wipes, food and other non human waste materials down your toilets and drains.
  4. Periodically check your foundation, windows, door jams, and walls for signs of water damage.
  5. Leave a slow drip running in your sink, or tub on days where the outside temperature is significantly below freezing to avoid frozen pipes.
  6. Make sure that windows and doors are securely closed and sealed during periods of heavy rain.
2nd Chance Water Restoration provides complete water mitigation services to River Forest, IL and all of the surrounding areas including, but not limited to: Chicago, Oak Park, Northlake, Franklin Park, and Schiller Park. As water mitigation specialists, 2nd Chance Water Restoration, stops water damage in it’s tracks and prevents water damage from spreading and costing our clients more money. We pride ourselves on saving our customers thousands of dollars at almost every job by using our vast experience, hardcore training, and state of the art water extraction and drying equipment to get your property dry in a hurry. Our service professionals will arrive with in an hour, provide a complete assessment of the damage, a completely free estimate and be prepared to get started on the water mitigation project right on the spot. Call 2nd Chance Water Restoration for a free estimate for your water damage mitigation needs anytime at 866-575-5814. We perform the water removal and extraction, any necessary demo, cleanup, and drying in a hurry to minimize the water damage loss and to get the property ready for rebuild.
Flood Damage Cleanup
Our local River Forest area service professionals are ready 24-7 365 days a year to respond in a hurry to help provide relief and assistance to property owners that have experienced a flood disaster due to flash flooding, heavy storms, thunder storms, and large amounts of rain in a short period of time. We provide the best water removal, water extraction, flood cleanup, drying, and structural drying services in the entire Chicago area. We make this clam, because our customers constantly back us up with 5 star reviews on all of the major review sites like Google+, Yelp, The BBB, Angie’s list, Facebook and more.