Dryfast was called out to do a half-million dollar remodel of a home in the lower Haight –San Francisco

Dryfast was called out to do a half-million dollar remodel of a home in the lower Haight - San Francisco. The house was a stately, 3-story Victorian with a basement and a large garden. However, the previous owners had neglected to take care of the beautiful building. The new owner needed it completely remodeled, brought up to date with modern codes and style. So he called us and we got to work. Our construction experts dug up the basement to accommodate a whole new first level, transforming the house into a 4-story, two unit building. The second floor was overhauled,…

814 N Delaware San Mateo Water Damage

We received a call regarding a large leak in an upstairs apartment bathroom, that made it's way to the bathroom underneath.  These photos show the extensive damage that a leak caused in the original bathroom. Our water damage technicians removed all of the flooring and most of the drywall from the walls.  The damaged drywall extended from the floor to roughly 3-4 feet high in certain walls in this bathroom. We replaced all the damaged drywall, installed new drywall, replaced the bathroom flooring, and repainted the room to bring it back to it's pre-damaged state.

Boutique Hotels with Water damage in Nob Hill area of San Francisco

Late on a Saturday evening we received a phone call that the sprinkler system had been activated in one of San Francisco's Boutique Hotels.  We immediately sent out our emergency crew and were on scene and setting up to remedy the water damage caused by this sprinkler activation.  This hotel sits in the beautiful Nob Hill area of San Francisco, and is one of the historic turn of the century Robber Baron Manses, converted to a beautiful hotel.  The damage was fortunately contained to the fourth floor hallway and several rooms. As with all of our water emergencies, extracting the…

San Jose crawl space clean up

San Jose crawl space clean up. We were called by a resident who had a terrible smell in her house and could not determine where it came from.  Our Project Manager and his Technicians, began the task of finding out where the smell was coming from.They started within the house and went from room to room, but the smell was fairly consistent all throughout the inside of the home.  After further investigation, it was determined that there was contaminated standing water under the home, in the crawl space. The source being a leak from a drain line in the homes…

San Jose craw space clean up

San Jose craw space clean up We were called by a resident who had a terrible smell in her house and could not determine where it came from. Our Project Manager and his Technicians, began the task of finding out where the smell was coming from. They started within the house and went from room to room, but the smell was fairly consistent all throughout the inside of the home. After further investigation, it was determined that there was contaminated standing water under the home, in the crawl space. The source being a leak from a drain line in the…

1550 bay water damage Marin district

1550 bay water damage Marin district Durning a remodeling in the upper apartment the electrician acidently drilled into a pipe in the kitchen. We were called out by the property management company and quick ly asses lt the situation. Cabinets and drywall were removed in order to get to all the wet insulation that was trapped behind the wall and plywood. After that all affected carpet was removed and vinyl in the kitchen. Vinyl acts as a moisture barrier once it gets wet since it traps moisture under it which cannot be dryied. Unit underneath had damage on the ceiling…
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Repairing drywall after a burst pipe in the ceiling

After our water damage team finishes with the dry out and ensures all wet surfaces are back to normal using state of the art moisture meters and thermal cameras our repair team comes in. Patching all removed materials and bringing things back to pre existing condition or better. (more…)
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Water damage in the theatre room in a house in Los Altos hill

Dryfast water damage project in Los Altos hill Home owner noticed a wet spot on the ceiling of his teather room. Dryfast team went out and provided client with a detailed estimate. We started the job and quickly contained the damaged area. Plastic film was put on the floor to protect the brand new carpet and a containment errected so we protect the surrounding area of the room from dust and contaminants. After all preparation was complete wall and ceiling was cut out and we location the sprinkler system pipe leaking and causing the damage. Plumber was quickly dispatched and…
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Dryfast Emergency Team responded to Water Damage at Goodwill store in San Francisco, CA

This is the Dryfast Water Remediation Team on an emergency water damage call at a Goodwill store in San Francisco, CA.  Water from the exterior irrigation system penetrated the exterior barriers causing water damage to the interior framework, interior wall, flooring tiles and down to the concrete foundation slab.  The first step at this site is to set-up containment of our work area. This allows our Specialists to work while the store can continue to operate as normally as possible. [caption id="attachment_2299" align="alignnone" width="450"] San Francisco Projects: This is the Dryfast Water Remediation Team on an emergency water damage call…