Crawl Space Water Damage , rusted drain pipe leak from the bathroom in San Carlos

Crawl Space water Damage is hard to locate on time, especially if the Water Damage is coming from a pipe underneath the house, but weeks later, sometimes months, sewage flies comes around and they start going in and out of the crawl space through the crawl space vents around the house. This house in San Carlos had a completely corroded sewer line/ drain pipe/ that was leaking straight into the crawl space, purring contaminated water every time the homeowners used the bathroom.   John the project manager together with Luis, crawled in the crawl space to inspect it, they have found…

Toilet overflow affecting carpeted hallway in San Carlos

This emergency Water Damage phone call came in at 11 pm on Friday, client said that they have found us on Yelp and decided to give us a try assisting them with this Water Damage Emergency in San Carlos. John responded within 40 minutes from the phone call, arriving in a clean and company branded Dryfast truck, loaded with equipment, ready to do the job.   The flood was not that big, however this type of Water Damage is the most dangerous one, Water Damage from the toilet, water backs up to the toilet bowl bringing sewage water that is contaminated.  …

Severe Dry Rot caused by Water Damage in Palo Alto on University Ave

Today we have a Water Damage project in Palo Alto. Dryfast recieved a phone call to inspect a property that had a weird smell in the bathroom. Water damage inspection was performed by Ivan Angelo, he utilized Infrared Camera to see behind walls and tiles. What he  found was interesting , the bathroom was all clean and well maintained, no signs of Mold or water damage, but the exterior wall was all wet, we are just past the rain season now so the entire winter water has been getting into the wall continuously for 6 months.  Ivan and his Water Damage Restoration crew demolished…
24/7 Emergency Board up Service Facts

24/7 Emergency Board up Service Facts

Dryfast, trusted Board Up Service Providers! Disasters occur all the time in our environments. They could be natural disasters or accidental disasters. They ruin our property and most dangerous of all risk our lives. In such circumstances or experiences, we need help from trained personnel who know how to handle the situation so that we can save all we can. Dryfast puts the safety of their clients before anything. Whether its disasters, insect infestations or any other kind of damage, having a 24/7 board up service makes it easier. Dryfast Board up Services There is a range of services that…

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…

The Ultimate Solution To Sewage Damage And Drain Back-Ups For Your Home

Dryfast offer emergency sewer damage and drain back-ups solutions to protect your home and repair damage already caused before it gets any worse. Do you pay close attention to the hundreds of things you let loose down your drains on a yearly basis? Even though the majority of people realize they shouldn't be putting them down there in the first place, it's too convenient and they don't want to trouble themselves getting rid of stuff properly. It's easy to understand why they do it, and it's even easier to realize the cause when something goes wrong. If you keep dropping…
Why Structural Drying Is Still Crucial After You've Recovered From Water Damage

Why Structural Drying Is Still Crucial After You’ve Recovered From Water Damage

You've probably had a rough time recently, but don't clap yet because you're still in trouble. The visible water might be gone from your home and it could look like the danger has disappeared, so you would be forgiven if you didn't even consider the dampness it left behind. Unfortunately clearing up the water and closing up cracks where it might have squeezed its way into your home is the easy part. The dampness left behind can lead to more than a few problems for you and the family, so let's see why you need structural drying anyway. Why Structural…