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…
Why A Crawl Space Clean-Up Could Potentially Save Your Home

Why A Crawl Space Clean-Up Could Potentially Save Your Home

A Dryfast crawl space clean-up will ensure all the hidden areas inside your home are free of pest infestations, mold, and structural damage. Take a walk around your home and see if you can discover any new places you've never noticed before. You won't be able to do it unless you live in a mansion with a hundred bedrooms, but the truth is actually a lot more complicated. There are special areas in your home and they happen to be quite important, but they're hidden from view and unless you know where you're looking you won't be able to access…

The need for emergency preparedness

There are very many instances in our lives where many lives are lost and there is massive destruction of property. Most of the catastrophes that cause these major destructions are usually beyond our control and there is little that we can do to prevent them. They are bound to happen no matter what we do. Although there is little that we can do to prevent them from happening, there is much that can be done to ensure that in the event that they happen, we don’t lose many lives or property. One of the surest ways to do this is…
Water damage tips – Responding to flood water damage

Water damage tips – Responding to flood water damage

Water damage by floods is one of the most stressful experience any household can face. This is because apart from damaging the building itself, water damage can cause accidents and destruction of property. Flood water can cause a lot of damage especially when immediate response is taken. Flood water is very challenging to handle keeping in mind large amounts of water can prevent people from accessing the building. Mud, silt and many other forms of contaminants are also likely to be accompanied by flood water causing further damage to property and the building.  To avoid excessive damage, it is…
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Why Property Damage Emergency Services are Crucial

Disasters don't give you a warning knock before they unleash their full wrath on you. Natural disasters such as a flood or an earthquake can decimate a town in a matter of minutes, leave alone your property. Floods can be more devastating because there more damage is left in its wake than meets the eye. Your entire electrical system can be ruined. Other than that, there is mold infestation, extensive damage to your furniture and other consequences to worry about. By hiring a professional who specializes in property damage emergency services, you can make an accurate assessment of the damage…
Types of Flood Damage

Types of Flood Damage

Types of Flood Damage: Whether it is as a result of plumbing failure or natural disaster, floods can be a nightmare to any homeowner. A lot of your property could be damaged and recovering from this nightmare can be a difficult task. Some of these damages occur swiftly, within the first few minutes after the flood occurs, while others will not develop until many days after the flood. This is why to need to start a clean-up procedure ASAP! For clean-up purposes, always remember that time is a key factor in determining the extent of property damage. If your house…
Step by step Water Damage Restoration San Francisco

Step by step Water Damage Restoration San Francisco

Happy Independence Day ! 4th of July! In San Francisco we had 2 Water Damage calls today so far, there might be more coming.  There is no day off for water damage restoration companies,  we always have available teams to respond to residential and commercial water damage projects here in SF,  we are ready 24-hour, night or day! We provide the following restoration services : Water extraction, Water damage repair, Moisture detection , Structural drying, Anti-microbial treatment, Mold Testing, Mold Inspection, Mold Remediation and more. Our company has been providing services in Bay Area since March 2001. Why is important to…
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Emergency Response to Water Damage and Repairs

Specialists in the drying and repair of water damage to properties in and around San Francisco. Our team of water damage experts are ready to be with you within 1 hour of your call. With over 14 years experience in the restoration of water damage affected properties, our team of Water Restoration  experts are second to none for their ability to bring a property back up to speed, fast. Whether the water damage is caused by clean, grey or black water, we will be able to assess the cause and provide you with a clear plan from water damage restoration services.…