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Leaky Pipe Causes Water Damage in Two Madison Apartments

3/21/2018 (Permalink)

This Madison apartment building experienced a water damage in two of its apartments.  The 2nd floor apartment had a leaky water pipe connector where the pipe hooked up to the washing machine.  Water leaked down the wall and affected the ceiling of the apartment directly below.  They called SERVPRO of Madison South & East to handle the restoration.

Our SERVPRO professionals removed the affected drywall in both apartments to ensure proper drying and airflow with the help of our dehumidifiers and fans.  

SERVPRO of Madison South & West is locally owned and operated, so we are part of this community too. When you have a flooding or water emergency, we’re already nearby and ready to help. We take pride in being a part of the Madison community and want to do our part in making it the best it can be.

Have Water or Flood Damage?
Call Us Today – (608) 221-1818

Smoke Damage

1/15/2018 (Permalink)

This home owner experienced smoke damage throughout their home when a wooden salt shaker left on a hot area of the stove burned.  All that was left of the salt shaker was the metal components.  They called in SERVPRO of Madison South & West to do the smoke cleanup & restoration.

The first 48 hours after a fire damage an make the difference between restoring verses replacing your property and belongings.  SERVPRO of Madison South & West provides a timely response with mitigation services that range from fire, smoke and soot removal to contents claims inventory and document restoration.  Our services helps to ensure that your property, belongings and memories are restored to pre loss condition when possible.

Have Questions about Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage?

Call Us Today – (608) 221-1818

Frozen Pipe Burst at Commercial Property

1/2/2018 (Permalink)

This Madison, WI commercial property experienced a large water damage when one of the water pipes froze and burst during some extremely frigid weather.  They called SERVPRO of Madison South & West to do the mitigation.

A frozen pipe can burst at the point where the ice blockage inside the pipe is located, but typically the rupture is caused by the backflow pressure between the water source and the  blockage.  A burst pipe can cause considerable damage to your residential or commercial property if not addressed quickly.  SERVPRO of Madison South & West is faster to any size disaster, bringing the latest equipment and training to help make the water damage "Like it never even happened."

Have Water or Flood Damage?
Call Us Today – (608) 221-1818

Fire in Madison Home

1/2/2018 (Permalink)

This Madison, WI residence experience a large fire in their home that affected several areas of the house.  SERVPRO of Madison South & West was called in to handle the fire damage.

The first 48 hours after a fire damage can make the difference between restoring versus replacing your property and personal belongings.  SERVPRO of Madison South & West provides a timely response with mitigation services ranging from fire, smoke and soot removal to contents claims inventory and document restoration.  These services help ensure your property, belongings and memories are restored to preloss condition when possible.  Our ultimate goal is to help the customer feel "Like it never even happened."

Have Questions about Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage?Call Us Today – (608) 221-1818

24 hours a day, 365 days a year to help you regain control quickly.

Mold Discovered in Madison Commercial Property

12/26/2017 (Permalink)

This Madison commercial property became infested with mold from water leaking into the base of the floor and traveling down the walls in the room below. In cases like this, a home or commercial property can quickly become infested with mold when a source of water is present.  SERVPRO of Madison South & West was called in to do the Mold Remediation and Restoration. 

Our highly trained mold remediation specialists were able to perform an inspection and mold damage assessment to help them determine the best course of action. Once a containment was set up and proper air filtration was in place, our crew was able to begin the mold remediation and restoration process.

If You See Signs of Mold, 
Call Us Today – (608) 221-1818

Storm Winds Blew Tree Into Home

12/26/2017 (Permalink)

This residential home experienced some damage when heavy storm winds blew a tree branch into the house, shattering a window, cracking the siding and causing a crack on the inside wall.  The owners called SERVPRO of Madison South & West to come over to board up the window and clean up the shattered glass.

Our highly trained storm damage specialists were able to respond to the call with in 1 hour which is very important when you are in need of having a window boarded up to protect your home against any further damage from outside elements.  We are storm and water damage specialists who get started promptly to get your property dry and back to pre-storm condition. 

Have Storm or Flood Damage?

Call Us Today (608) 221-1818

Mold Growth Caused by Cracked Shower Floor

12/18/2017 (Permalink)

Mold Remediation Mold Growth Caused by Cracked Shower Floor Cracked shower flood

This commercial property discovered mold growing in the walls and floor of the 3rd floor bathroom, and the ceiling of the 2nd floor bathroom.  They called SERVPRO of Madison South & West in to do the mold remediation.  

Our SERVPRO professionals who are trained according to the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) were able to properly assess the cause for the mold growth.  The 3rd floor bathroom shower floor has a thin crack by the floor drain, causing water to leak onto the subfloor and 2nd floor ceiling.  

After removal of the 3rd floor shower floor, walls and door and the 2nd floor ceiling directly below, our crew were able to begin the mold restoration process.

If You See Signs of Mold, 
Call Us Today – (608) 221-1818

Leaking Refrigerator Causes Water Damage

12/14/2017 (Permalink)

This Madison, WI home experienced a water damage that affected their kitchen, hallway, living room, basement and utility room.  The owner was out of town when this had happened.  They called SERVPRO of Madison South & West to handle the water damage repair and restoration.

In this picture, our SERVPRO professional needed to remove part of the kitchen vinyl to expose the sub floor that was visibly saturated.  This is so our dehumidifiers and fans can properly dry things out so mold does not begin to grow.  

After assessing the situation, water extraction, drying and dehumidification, our crew will clean all of the restorable items and structures damaged by the water to get the customers property back to it's original condition.

Water or Flood Damage?
Call Today – (608) 221-1818

Overflowing Toilet Causes Water Damage in Apartment

12/11/2017 (Permalink)

This apartment building experienced a water damage that ended up affecting several rooms in the building.  A toilet on the second floor had overflowed and went unnoticed for several hours causing damage to the floor, trim, hallway, storage closet downstairs, ceiling and a bedroom.  They called SERVPRO of Madison South and West to do the mitigation.

After preforming the water extraction and placing the dehumidifiers and fans, our crew began the process of ripping out the bathroom floor because water had seeped under the laminate.

At SERVPRO of Madison South & West we have the training, experience, and equipment to handle all types of  flooding or water damage emergencies. We will respond quickly to mitigate the damage and manage the restoration project through to its completion.

Water Damage or Flooding? Call Us Today (608) 221-1818

Mold Discovered in Wall and Under Carpet

12/11/2017 (Permalink)

This Madison, Wi homeowner noticed mold growth behind the sheetrock and on the insulation of their home.  SERVPRO of Madison South & West was called in to do the mold remediation.  With further examination, they realized that the mold was under the carpet and growing on the sub floor.  This area of the home was an addition that was added on later.  

After setting up the containment so the mold spores dont travel in other areas of the home during this removal process, our SERVPRO crew removed the carpet, drywall and insulation that had the growing mold on it.  After removal, the crew treated the area to take care of any remaining mold spores.

Any home or commercial property can quickly become infested with mold if a source of water is present. Mold can spread throughout a property in as little as 48 hours.

If You See Signs of Mold, Call Us Today – (608) 221-1818