Flooding and Water Damage Restoration in St. James, NY

As a thriving neighborhood in Smithtown, St James has more than 13,000 residents. With threats like water damage consistent concerns, our local SERVPRO team stays ready to help when burst pipes, ceiling leaks, or flooding threaten Suffolk County. 

Water Removal Services to Help Your St. James Home

While there are multiple mitigation services that our team can provide, few have the importance of water removal services. Standing water can threaten the property and its contents, making the application of several extraction devices in our inventory critical. Some of these tools include:

  • Electric submersible pumps
  • Trash pumps
  • High-pressure pumps
  • Wet vacuums
  • Truck-mount extractors

What Drying Processes Are Best for Damaged St. James Residences?

Drying can be complicated, especially when the moisture has spread through structural cavities and become trapped in porous materials. We have multiple drying equipment to overcome this moisture content in various forms. The heart of the drying process is a combination of air movers and dehumidifiers placed appropriately throughout the household.

When Are Water Damage Repairs Needed? 

Choosing the best time for water damage repairs might not always be clear. One of the objectives of a thorough investigation and assessment of the conditions of a water-damaged property is to determine the likelihood and necessity of build-back services. With a general contractor license, we can complete these actions and save customers money.

For more on our emergency services and thorough drying, see our main page.

SERVPRO of Greater Smithtown

Flooding or Water Damage? Call Us Today – (631) 265-9200

24 Hour Emergency Water Removal Service

Flooding or water damage can affect your St. James home or business, day or night, without warning. That’s why we provide immediate emergency water damage restoration services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – 365 days a year.

Faster To Any Size Water Emergency

Immediate action is crucial when dealing with water damage. With over 2210 U.S. and Canadian Franchise locations, we are strategically positioned to be faster to any-sized water emergency. St. James residents can expect an immediate response day or night.

Highly-Trained Water Restoration Specialists

As water damage specialists, we have the experience, expertise, and the advanced training that enables us to get your property dried quickly and thoroughly. We use scientific drying principles and provide validation and documentation that your property is dry and the job is complete. Learn about our water damage training and certificates.

Locally Owned and Operated

We live and work in this community too; we might even be neighbors. As a locally owned and operated business, SERVPRO of Greater Smithtown is close by and ready to respond to your flood or water damage emergency. We are proud to be an active member of the St. James community and want to do our part to make our community the best it can be.

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Our Restoration Process

Every water damage event is a little different and requires a unique solution, but the general process stays the same. The steps listed below illustrate our process for the “typical” water damage emergency.

1.  Emergency Contact

When you call us, our consultant will guide you through several questions that will help us respond to your water emergency more quickly and efficiently. This initial contact is an important part of a fast, effective restoration.

2. Inspection and Damage Assessment

We determine the scope of your water damage at this stage is crucial to developing a plan of action. We inspect and test the damaged area to determine the extent of damage and how far the moisture has traveled to ensure proper and complete restoration.

3. Water Removal / Water Extraction

The water removal process begins almost immediately and removes the majority of the water. We use powerful pumps and vacuum units to quickly remove hundreds or thousands of gallons from your property which helps prevent secondary water damage and mold growth.

4. Drying and Dehumidification

We use specialized equipment to remove the remaining water which is harder to access. Our Professionals will use room measurements, temperature, and relative humidity to determine the optimal number of air movers and dehumidifiers needed to dry your home or business.

5. Cleaning and Sanitizing

We clean, repair, and disinfect all of the restorable items and structures that were damaged by the water. We are adept at cleaning contents using a number of techniques. We’re also trained to remove odors using industrial air scrubbers and fogging equipment.

6. Restoration

Restoration is the process or restoring your home or business to its pre-water damage condition. Restoration may involve minor repairs, such as replacing drywall and installing new carpet or may entail major repairs such as the reconstruction of various areas or rooms in a home or business.

The Trusted Leader in Water Restoration

SERVPRO of Greater Smithtown knows what it’s like when a water disaster occurs and we are prepared to react with the right tools and trained professionals. We lead the water restoration industry, and can be trusted to help remediate your water loss. SERVPRO understands how overwhelming a water emergency can be for homeowners. Call us at (631) 265-9200 and let us make it “Like it never even happened.”