Water damage can quickly ruin your property, and even a small leak can escalate quickly and become a major problem. Wet housing materials can develop mold in as little as 24 hours, and dry rot–which loves warm, moist environments–can disintegrate your wood before you know it. If you’re looking to renovate your home, redo your siding, or do some siding repair, chances are you also need to fix water damage. Here are five tips on how to fix water damage: and when to know it’s time to call a professional.
Identify the Type of Water
Before you can do anything other than turn off any electricity to the affected area, you need to tell whether you have what’s considered “clean” water. That’s water from rain or condensation, or even from leaky pi Continue Reading