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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Washing Machine Malfunction causing Water Damage Castro area, San Francisco

Water Damage caused by washing machine in the Castro area , San Francisco, another busy afternoon here at Dryfast Water damage and Mold Restoration Company, this phone call was received early afternoon, Dryfast water damage restoration crew responded within one hour of the phone call.  Water reached out to two rooms affecting carpet, carpet pad, baseboards and drywall, first thing we did was to extract all standing water from carpet and vinyl tiles, remove all personal belongings away from the affected area, since there was so many pieces of furniture, beds, couches and other, we had to call the office…

Bathroom Water Damage Restoration Nob Hill, San Francisco

This Water Damage in San Francisco, Nob Hill area. It is typical for apartment buildings to have water damage from the bathroom above, so this is the same situation here , the unit upstairs had a plumbing problem so all the water went down and affected the ceiling. Dryfast responded same day, John evaluated the water loss, locating all wet areas that needs to be addressed ising his moisture meter and infrared camera. This was a insurance claim, so the estimate was prepared on "Xactimate" property damage estimating software, Insurance companies are using the same software making the process easier for the…

Shower valve replacement, Mission district in San Francisco

Replacement of leaking shower valve in the Mission district, San Francisco. This old Victorian house had couple of plumbing issues, the leaking shower valve and improperly installed copper pipe.   Stefan and John responded to this project, they have inspected the property and found that the only way to get to shower valve was through the ceramic tile surrounding. All options were discussed with the client so we all have better understanding of the process and the client knows what to expect.   The job was approved, our customer decided to change the tiles in the entire bathroom, according to him…

Small Water Damage in an office SOMA San Francisco

Professional Water damage Restoration was performed at this small office located in a SOMA district in San Francisco. fresh water supply line burst early morning around 9 am and flooded the bathroom and small area in the hallway thanks to maintenance crew that works in the building, they came in immediately and shut off the water. Team Dryfast received the emergency Water Damage call at 9:35 am, responded to the job site at 10:15 am, quickly our water damage team/ Mike and Dimiter/ did moisture inspection and were able to locate all water damage areas and building materials.   We…