Water Mitigation Services

Water Damage Mitigation Solutions in Houston, TX and Other Areas

After you experience water damage in your home it needs to be mitigated before the restoration process can begin. Water damage mitigation helps remove excess water to ensure the vulnerable parts of your home are addressed properly. Our team of technicians offer exceptional water mitigation services for homeowners and businesses in areas of Texas such as Houston, Fort Worth, Dallas, San Antonio, and Austin. If you’ve recently experienced water damage, don’t hesitate to call us for a free evaluation. We’ll be there within the hour to begin the process.
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Differences Between Water Mitigation and Water Damage Restoration

What Is Water Damage Mitigation? Benefits & Process

What Is Water Mitigation?

Water mitigation is the process of addressing, containing, and preventing further loss from water damage. The goal is to extract as much water as possible before attempting to restore the property to its pre-loss condition. It would be nearly impossible to restore a property without mitigating water damage first.
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What Is Water Damage Restoration?

Water damage restoration is the process of restoring a property to its pre-loss condition, and typically follows water mitigation efforts. This may involve taking out drywall, carpeting, and other materials that were significantly damaged. 

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The Water Damage Mitigation Process


1. Stop the Water Flow

The first step to mitigating water damage is to cut off the water source. To prevent additional damage in your home, the team at our water mitigation company will stop the water by shutting off a faucet, deactivating an appliance, or adjusting the main water valve on your property. Of course, if the water source is weather-related, it will likely have stopped by the time our team arrives. Regardless of the water source, our team will work diligently to stop the flow of water.

2. Determine Mitigation Requirements

Flood waters are classified into three categories by the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC). By determining the category, our team can better prepare your property for mitigation and keep all occupants safe.

Category 1

Refers to “clean water” which is typically from a faucet, broken water line, or overflowed tub.

Category 2

Is classified as “gray water” which may contain harmful chemicals or debris.

Category 3

Is “black water” which contains raw sewage or river water.

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3. Extract Water & Dry Out

With the water flow cut off and the mitigation requirements determined, our team will start the water mitigation process and will extract excess water in your home or business. We will help ensure any standing water on the property or within the property is gone before beginning the restoration process.

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Standing water can cause permanent damage. Act now and let Dry Force prevent the damage from getting worse. Some of the common services we perform are listed below. Select a tile to learn more about the specific service we offer:

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February 28, 2022.
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What Does a Water Mitigation Company Do?

The main duties of a water mitigation company are to assess the category of the water, contain the water damage from spreading to other parts of the property, and extract the standing water. Once the property is water-free, our restoration team will help dry out the property before restoring it to its pre-loss condition.

Our Water Damage Restoration Services

When unexpected flooding occurs, your first move should be to call a professional. Our team of technicians provide innovative water mitigation services for homes and commercial properties in areas of Texas such as Dallas, Plano, Houston, San Antonio, Arlington, Frisco, and Austin. You can reach our team any time, any day of the week. We work with all insurance companies and can help you file a claim. Call us for a free evaluation and we’ll be there within the hour.