Residential Water Damage Restoration Service



Water damage remediation for homes is an essential service provided by Scout Mold Testing to homeowners experiencing water intrusion due to floods or other unforeseen incidents. Our expert team promptly examines and addresses water damage, stopping further harm to your property. Utilizing state-of-the-art technology, we locate moisture sources, remove water, and dehumidify affected areas to stop mold growth and structural damage. Our thorough approach ensures your home is restored to its pre-damage state, prioritizing safety and comfort. Rely on Scout Mold Testing to offer prompt, efficient restoration services, aiding you recover the sanctuary of your home with little disruption to your life.


Water Damage Restoration for Homeowners



Your home serves as a sanctuary where you spend a significant portion of your day. When dealing with water damage due to accidental leaks, the immediacy to restore this sanctuary is paramount. Scout Mold Testing excels in rapid, comprehensive restoration services to address water damage emergencies in your home. Our response is prompt, aiming to prevent further damage by beginning the drying process immediately. Flood damage restoration is more than just mere drying; it encompasses moisture and mold detection and eradication, requiring specialized equipment to ensure your home returns to its pre-damage condition.

Detailed Damage Assessment and Restoration Process

Upon arrival at your property, our team conducts a detailed assessment to cover every aspect of the damage. This includes:

Identifying the water source and ceasing further flow.
Classifying the water type (clean, gray, or black) to ascertain the appropriate treatment, especially if hazardous microbes are present.
Noting all areas and items affected by water damage.
Detecting and addressing mold presence and growth.
Implementing water extraction and paying special attention to flooring, ensuring thorough drying and sanitization.
Our team manages all aspects of the restoration, including furniture and item relocation, allowing you to remain stress-free.
Post-Restoration Cleanup

Following the restoration, Scout Mold Testing also handles the cleanup, including the removal of damaged items and waste, and implements deodorizing strategies to make sure your home's air is fresh and clean. Our treatments may include disinfecting and anti-microbial applications to efficiently eliminate odors and secure a healthy living environment.

Rely on Scout Mold Testing to restore your home’s comfort and safety efficiently, with our cutting-edge tools and dedicated expertise in water damage restoration.


Water Damage To-Do List:

Turn off the main water valve: Quickly turn off your home's water supply. You might also need to contact a plumber for repairs.




Be extra cautious: Tread carefully as floors could be slippery and wet. Keep an eye out for obstacles and any exposed electrical wiring. Proceed with caution.
Remove Excess Water: Soak up as much water as possible. In cooler climates, open windows to aid in drying; in warmer weather, use your A/C to speed up drying if it's safe.
Prop Up Upholstery: Take off loose cushions and elevate upholstered furniture.
Remove obstacles – Remove rugs: Take up wet rugs and clear the floor of any items that could be a tripping hazard.
Dry Storage Containers: Open and air out wet storage containers, like suitcases and boxes, in the sunlight when possible.
Protect Valuables: Transfer paintings and other artwork to a safe and dry location.
Dry Clothing: Dry all clothing immediately. Hang leather and fur items to dry at room temperature.
Protect Your Furniture: Put aluminum foil or plastic under furniture legs on wet carpets. Carefully open (but don’t force) drawers and cabinet doors to dry interiors.
Contact Professional Services Immediately: Reach out to Scout Mold Testing or a similar professional service specializing in commercial water damage restoration for your area.

Water Damage Don'ts:

Don’t Use a Vacuum Cleaner: A wet-vac, suitable for water, is acceptable. AVOID using your standard vacuum cleaner.
Don’t touch electrical outlets: Avoid cords. Whether plugged in or not, leave them. Avoid all cords.
Don’t use any devices or appliances: DO NOT activate or handle any electrical devices, including TVs, computers, radios, fans, or anything connected to electricity, especially on a wet floor.
Do not turn on your heat: Keep the affected area cool. Higher temperatures promote mold growth.


Contact Scout Mold Testing today for your free quote and for any information you may need.