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San Mateo sees BIG water damage in tiny space

Dryfast responded to this call early yesterday morning from some familiar clients who own properties all around the bay area. They described the issue to be a water leak from the walls and ceiling of a small hallway bathroom in one of their apartment homes in San Mateo. We sent our experienced tech Ivan out to do the job, and there he found a wet ceiling surrounding the vent and he found damage on the vinyl floors and a section of the drywall located behind the toilet was wet and damaged as well. This was a result of a recent…
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Daly city residents find water creeping in through the cracks in Daly city

Water damage led these Daly city residents straight to us, as looking for some relief.  The client explained that water was leaking through his porcelain tiles in the shower, causing damage to the entire area and he wasn't sure exactly how this was happening. We at Dryfast specialize in just this sort of thing, so we were happy to go take a look and inspect the area to see what the problem was and what we could do for them. Once our techs determined that the issue was caused by the pipes behind the wall leaking, we scheduled them…
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DryFast to the rescue for this flooded San Francisco building

DryFast was contacted recently by the owner of a San Franciscan style apartment building located in the Union Square area of the city itself. The owner was frantic as there was a flood in a couple of bathrooms. Luckily, we handle water damage and flood emergencies quite often and reacted quickly enough. We sent over two techs for the job, both Jaime and Ivan. Ivan reported that there was standing water on the 1st and 2nd floor bathrooms alike, which led him to proceed and check on the 3rd floor just in case it was affected. To his relief he…
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The work moves downstairs in this lovely Redwood city home

DryFast continued with repairs for our clients in Redwood city. Our techs had extracted water from their upstairs bathroom as well as their dining room ceiling where water had spread and left damp. Our skilled technicians also made sure that the damp areas were aired out with air movers and that the wood was dried completely before continuing any work on repairs in the bathroom or downstairs. Once the bathroom was complete and we had finished with all of the remodeling and upgrades, our team moved into the stairway and dining area to begin repairs and painting there. We replaced…
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Water damage and repairs for a beautiful home in Redwood City

One of our clients from a quaint little neighborhood in Redwood City had contacted Dryfast in response to some water damage they had on their property. Initially looking into getting a water extraction done, but then opting for a full repair and replacement of everything damaged in the process, Dryfast was happy to work with them. We immediately scheduled a couple technicians who would get the job done and right. Ivan is just one of our many awesome techs who we sent to out to begin work in this very lovely home in Redwood city. Since the main issue was…
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DryFast performs a water mitigation in the Stockton

DryFast recently responded to a service call from a customer regarding a leaky dishwasher in his apartment room in Stockton. The apartment owner called us immediately after his dishwasher began leaking water, explaining that not only was the machine leaking water inside and some outside as well, but it had also caused a huge leak leading straight down into the apartment unit directly below his. When you are dealing with older appliances in older homes, it is quite usual to have these issues occur. DryFast provides same day convenient service in many cases like this, and we always send techs…
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Basement room in San Francisco gets Water Extraction and Repairs

San Francisco is home to so many beautiful structural masterpieces but many of the homes in San Francisco are over 50 years old, leaving a number of residents with some major maintenance and upkeep. DryFast was contacted recently with reports of water damage in their basement room on Grove street. A drain pipe outside of the basement of the home had become backed up and all the contaminated sewage water had made its way into the room, flooding almost half of the premises. Ultimately this flood damaged the carpet and the walls as well. The residents of the home took…
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Rat feces Cleaning and Decontamination in San Mateo.

Rat feces cleaning and decontamination in San Mateo. Property manager called us early morning at 6:30 am, requesting immediate assistance with Cleaning and Decontamination of a rat feces on the entrance of a building. Client was afraid of everyone tracking the contamination into the building, so this is why he was urging to have it cleaned on time. Since we have location around the corner, in San Carlos, we were able to respond on time, bringing all cleaning and restoration equipment needed for this project. 7 am, we are here all ready, rat feces were extracted, then the are was…
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Water Damage in a Crawlspace Howard Ave, Burlingame

Crawlspace cleanup on Howard Ave in Burlingame, the homeowner explained that they had some weird smell coming from the  crawlspace, so they have called a plumbing company to come and check it out since when the homeowner opened the crawlspace access door it was full of water. The plumber inspected the crawlspace as much as he could , and there was a leak coming from the kitchen drain, so that includes water from dish washing machine, and kitchen sink.   In order to do the work the plumber suggested to the homeowner to call a Water Damage Restoration company, and extract / pump out…
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Bathtub spills 100 gallons of water, causing major Water Damage, North Beach, San Francisco

Dryfast responded to a major 100 gallons  water spill in North Beach, San Francisco, door malfunction of this new model walk-in bathtub caused Water Damage to the entire apartment, including common areas and hallways, this water damage is one of a kind  and the very first experience for us. we have never responded to this kind of water damage in San Francisco.   Let's talk about the Water Damage here, so  the water leaked through the waterproofing seal, client was unable to stop the water while under panic, and we totally understand that, so water got out of the shower causing…