Professional Help Is Essential In Sewage Back-ups And Cleaning
Are you experiencing plumbing and sewage back up issues in your residential or commercial property? Is there a mess to clean up and you don’t know where to begin?
Then you need professional assistance which handle the workload and do it in a timely manner. This is why we at GCD Restoration provide a 24/7 emergency response team to any and all Golden City commercial and residential residents.
Finding the best solution to your sewage back-up problems
The reason situations like this are so tricky to handle by private citizens is due to the revolting nature of the problem itself. The combination of noxious gasses and the sight of sewage waste is extremely off-putting and will have psychological factors which can shake up a person.
This is where experience comes into play. Mental fortitude is essential in this line of business, and a professional sewage back-up cleaning team will be more efficient in dealing it.
What else sets professionals apart?
Another important aspect is the training and equipment professionals use. A normal person would be inadequately equipped to handle a sewage back-up, mops and buckets of water are not enough.
Our Sewage Clean-up service is designed to battle the contamination of your property. It’s more than just cleaning up the mess – it’s the disinfection and bacterial removal process that sets this service apart.
The most important thing in dealing with sewage seepage and spills is to react quickly. Residents should stay clear away from the problem areas of the property.
To minimize the damage, you could create barriers like putting down towels to restrict the seepage. In doing this, you will create less work for yourself and minimize the damage to certain areas, saving you time and money on renovations.
Why did the sewage back-ups occur?
In determining the reason for the back-up, you will determine what source of service you will require. Sometimes San Francisco plumbing and sewage systems experience clogs will may happen due to the increased demand during peak hours.
Once you’ve notice a back-up or a problem with drainage in sinks and water-linked appliances, you should contact your local government and council. They will give you the necessary information whether this is a localized issue or it’s a city-wide problem.
Guide – What to Do When You Notice a Sewage Backing Up?
Don’t Panic! The first step to resolving the problem is to turn off any water coming into the house. This will reduce the amount of potential problems and will limit the source of the problem.
Lay down some towels which will act as a dam for the outflow, then call your municipality, a plumber and GCD Restoration. Quick reaction in this scenario is paramount for the protection of your property and personal health.
If your toilet or sink are backing up, it’s highly likely that the problem is not with your particular property, but rather that of your block. While drainage systems are made with high debit values, sometimes storms or street flooding may be the cause of too much intake.
Other times it may be due to a problem with a particular part of the sewage system which creates a sewage flow bottle-neck. The current cannot get past through this narrow part quickly enough and the level of sewage slowly rises until it reaches an exit point – in this case your toilet.
How can a sewage problem be solved?
It really depends on the problem and the sewage and drainage system of your particular part of San Francisco. Newly developed systems have higher debit sewage drain pipes, which have a higher capacity.
However, if you are living in an older part of town of South City, you might have narrow drain pipes which often struggle. If the problem is with your property, then it’s highly likely that it might have been installed improperly.
Improper installation of sewage and rain pipes can create more pressure on certain points of the system. This creates a bottle-neck and when demand is at its peak the incoming waste cannot drain quickly enough.
This issue can be exacerbated when a flash flood or rain storm occurs. Most likely storm months for San Francisco are from October to May.
What does sewage-back up cleaning actually achieve?
It provides you with a piece of mind that your home is safe and bacteria and odor free. If the sewage mess is not properly cleaned, there may be some lingering smells.
This is especially true if you have wooden floors. Most times sewage is mixed with water, making it quite fluid. It will seep into the floor backing if it’s not restricted with a towel or particle board for example.
An issue of this sort requires properly moisture and bacteria extraction and an industry-grade cleaning solution for full property disinfection.
GCD Restoration’s quick response, emergency sewage clean-up team will be there for you within 60 minutes or less. Give us a call at (650) 835-4447 and get the best professional cleaning service in San Francisco.