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…

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…

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…

Overflow pipe problems Broadway Street in San Francisco

You’re living in one of San Francisco’s most prestigious neighborhoods when you rent an apartment on Broadway Street, in the Pacific Heights area of San Francisco. Near Union Street and the Fillmore District, these apartment rentals offer amenities that include a heated indoor swimming pool and state-of-the-art fitness center, with views of the San Francisco Bay, the Golden Gate Bridge, and the Palace of Fine Arts. You will live in style in one of the most highly sought after locations in San Francisco with easy access to public transportation for access to downtown SF, and convenient by car to Marin.…

Water damage project located in Noe Valley San Francisco

Our technicians responded to an active water damage call in a beautiful centrally located apartment near the hottest area in Noe Valley, arriving at the apartment within 45 minutes of the call.  The technicians entered the apartment and before them were two waterfalls from the ceiling, to pools of water below on the carpeting in the living room as well as another large area leaking from the ceiling onto the kitchen counter and flooring.  They proceeded to the upstairs unit to determine the cause of the water leak.  There they found a ruptured water supply pipe line and proceeded…
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…
How Damage Restoration Company Can Help In Managing Rain Damages

How Damage Restoration Company Can Help In Managing Rain Damages

Most of the homeowners fear of damages from water. Water can damage all types of properties, residential and commercial, in many ways either through floods caused by melting of snow on the hills or heavy rains. Though floods can cause greater damage to your property but you cannot take rain damages lightly as they can also increase the risk of various other problems. Rain water can damage your upholstery, furniture, household appliances, plumbing as well as electronic products of thousands of dollars. A damage restoration company can help restoring your property from various types of damages including damages from moulds,…
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…
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…