Water Damage Emergency Tips

What you can do until help arrives

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Emergency water damage is just that, water flowing, damaging floors, walls, furniture and everything in its path.   Immediate help is needed. SERVPRO of Bordentown/Pemberton offers 24/7 Emergency relief to your disaster.  

We answer the phone ready to Help

Call Now at 609-894-8555

Emergencies are overwhelming and stressful. That’s where SERVPRO of Bordentown/Pemberton steps in. We offer professional expertise with specific water damage training to relieve your worries.  Our trained experts will guide you through this difficult time. Water damage restoration is the cornerstone of our business. Water damages in two ways, first by absorption through direct contact and second by atmospheric absorption.  We have the staff and the latest equipment from extractors to remove water to dehumidifiers and deodorizes to restore your home or office.

Our Process:

At the point of your emergency call, our SERVPRO Representative will ask several questions regarding your water emergency to determine what equipment, resources and trained SERVPRO Professionals will be needed. 

Questions you will be asked:

  • Your name and contact information
  • Your insurance information (if applicable)
  • The street address of the water-damaged-property)
  • When did the flooding or water damage occur?
  • What was the cause of the water damage (if know)?
  • Is there electricity available (on-site)?

SERVPRO of Bordentown/Pemberton

SERVPRO of Bordentown/Pemberton specializes in clean-up and restoration of both residential and commercial properties.  We hold ILCRC-industry certifications and SERVPRO corporate training certificates.  We will have your property restored like it never happened.

Have A  Water Damage Emergency? Call (609) 894-8555

What To Do After Flooding

  • Remove excess water by mopping and blotting.
  • Wipe excess water from wood furniture after removal of lamps and tabletop items.
  • Remove and prop wet upholstery and cushions.
  • Place aluminum foil or wood blocks between furniture legs and wet carpeting.
  • Turn air conditioning on for maximum drying in summer.
  • Remove colored rugs from wet carpeting.
  • Remove art objects to a safe, dry place.
  • Gather loose items from floors.

What NOT To Do After Flooding

  • Don't leave wet fabrics in place. Hang furs and leather goods.
  • Don't leave books, magazines or other colored items on wet carpet or floors.
  • Don't use your household vacuum to remove water.
  • Don't use television or other household appliances.
  • Don't turn on ceiling fixtures if ceiling is wet, and keep out of rooms where ceilings are sagging.