water remediation

Water Remediation

With the latest technology in drying equipment, Helicon is able to fully dry your property in as little as 3 days. In many cases, water damaged materials can be restored to their original state.

 
 

Process

React

Whether your property encounters water damage due to a storm, broken pipe, or sewage backup, it is important to remove the water as quickly as possible. Helicon can dry out hardwood floors, carpet, fabrics, and drywall in as little as 3 days. In many cases, we are able to fully restore expensive materials while preventing costly tear outs and replacements.

Evaluate

We assign every client a dedicated Project Manager to answer any questions, assist with insurance claims, and get you the best possible outcome during the water remediation process.

Protect

Our objective is to return your life or business back to normal with the least inconvenience possible. We will address your water damage while protecting the rest of your property from secondary damages.

Restore

We know that our work is only as good as our team, equipment, and materials. Helicon is equipped with the highest level machinery, certifications, and training so when we do a job, we do it right.

Rebuild

You’ll never have to deal with multiple contractors when you work with us. Our team builds back your property with the best quality materials and equipment available.

Water Remediation

Materials such as hardwood floors, drywall cabinets and furnishings dry at different speeds after suffering water damage.  The longer it takes them to dry, the more you risk secondary damage such as mold growth.  Our state-of-the-art water remediation equipment outshines traditional methods principles of Thermodynamics and Psychometry.


Water Remediation Process

Raise the Temperature

We raise the temperature of water damaged materials to increase vapor pressure.

Increase air flow

To carry the vapor outside and speed up drying time, we increase the airflow of the water damaged area.

Activate dehumidifiers

As the last step, we activate low-pressure dehumidifiers to drop the humidity levels and trap vapor molecules.


Tactics

MOISTURE DETECTION
Our highly trained, water remediation experts utilize moisture meters hygrometers and thermal imaging cameras to detect moisture throughout your property caused from water damage.

WATER EXTRACTION & DRYING
When your property suffers flood damage or a broken pipe, we utilize both truck mounted & portable equipment to remediate water from the property. Once this is complete, our water remediation cleanup team sets up state-of-the-art equipment to create ideal drying conditions so that building materials are dried efficiently to avoid risk of secondary damages.

THERMAL IMAGING
This process shows a visual picture so temperatures over a large area can be compared. Our water remediation team utilizes this technique as a non-destructive testing method to determine areas of water damage in your property.

SELECTIVE DEMOLITION
Some building materials are unable to be dried due to excessive water damage, therefore they must be removed. We evaluate your property and determine what items need to be removed, ensuring the least amount of damage to surrounding areas as possible.

Reconstruction

With Helicon, there is no need for multiple contractors should extensive water damage restoration be needed.  Our water restoration team will take care of all the details and can make any repairs to return your property to new once the water removal process is complete.

QUICK FACT
Helicon invests in hundreds of hours of water damage training for its employees so your property is restored to pre-loss conditions by the best professionals in the area.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What areas of the property are more susceptible to water damage?
Water damage occurs most commonly in areas where there is open piping or use of water such as the bathroom, kitchen, or laundry room. If a pipe is open in a room without proper insulation, especially when the water traveling through the pipe is cold, condensation may occur causing mold or mildew.

It is always important to watch out for water damage in the kitchen and bathroom  Those checking for water damage may also wish to check crawl spaces to make sure there are no internal leaks in the unseen piping beneath the house.

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