Flooding and Water Damage Restoration in Chicago, IL

With millions living in the city, water damage events are a common service request for our experienced SERVPRO professionals. Because these situations can quickly get out of control, we must respond fast to ensure that the appropriate mitigation steps get started as soon as possible. We have an extensive roster of experienced technicians trained in water restoration and water damage remediation to reduce the customer's expenses and the time that recovery ultimately takes. We can help with 

  • Burst pipes
  • Flood restoration
  • Ceiling leaks
  • Emergency services water damage
  • Water damage remediation
  • Basement flooding

Water Removal Services After Chicago Basement Flooding 

From millions of homes in Cook County to large campuses like the University of Chicago, standing water is a universal threat to structures. Saturation into high porosity materials can lead to the deterioration of structural elements and contents, making restoration more costly for those affected. Water removal services during flood restoration and after basement flooding events can be a critical first step to better protecting the property from these potentially debilitating conditions.

Cleaning and Water Damage Remediation for Chicago Properties

There are multiple tools and practices that are involved in the fundamental drying process. Basement flooding and burst pipes can allow for a considerable spread of moisture damage. Air movers and dehumidifiers sit at the base of this operation, allowing for efficient evaporation to make water damage "Like it never even happened."

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SERVPRO of Hyde Park / E. Bridgeport / Bronzeville

Water or Flood Damage? Call Us Today – (312) 509-5000

24-Hour Emergency Water Removal Service

Flooding and water emergencies don’t wait for regular business hours and neither do we. We provide emergency water restoration services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – including all holidays. Chicago residents can expect an immediate response time, day or night.

Faster to Any Size Water Emergency

SERVPRO has over 2020 U.S. and Canadian Franchise locations, strategically positioned to be faster to any size disaster. If your Chicago home or business is affected by water damage, we can provide an immediate emergency response that helps to prevent secondary damage and mold.

Highly-Trained Water Restoration Specialists

We are water damage specialists. We get started quickly to get your property dry and back to pre-water damage condition. We use advanced water removal and drying equipment and scientific drying principles to get you property dry quickly, including documenting the drying process to validate your home or business is ready. Learn about our water damage training and certificates.

Locally Owned and Operated

SERVPRO of Hyde Park / E. Bridgeport / Bronzeville is locally owned and operated so we are part of this community too. When you have a flooding or water emergency, we’re already nearby and ready to help. We take pride in being a part of the Chicago community and want to do our part in making our community the best it can be.

We are proud to serve our local communities:

Our Restoration Process

Every water damage event is a little different and requires a unique solution, but the general process stays the same. The steps listed below illustrate our process for the “typical” water damage emergency.

1.  Emergency Contact

When you call us, our consultant will guide you through several questions that will help us respond to your water emergency more quickly and efficiently. This initial contact is an important part of a fast, effective restoration.

2. Inspection and Damage Assessment

We carefully inspect your property’s water damage, determining the type of water damage and the areas affected. This is a crucial step to creating an effective plan of action that will result in a successful restoration.

3. Water Removal / Water Extraction

The water removal process begins almost immediately and removes the majority of the water. We use powerful pumps and vacuum units to quickly remove hundreds or thousands of gallons from your property which helps prevent secondary water damage and mold growth.

4. Drying and Dehumidification

We use specialized equipment to remove the remaining water which is harder to access. Our Professionals will use room measurements, temperature, and relative humidity to determine the optimal number of air movers and dehumidifiers needed to dry your home or business.

5. Cleaning and Sanitizing

Water damage also affects your belongings, like furniture, clothing, and personal items. We can clean restorable items using a number of specialized cleaning techniques. We also disinfect with antimicrobial treatments and remove odors using industrial air scrubbers and fogging equipment.

6. Restoration

Restoration is the process or restoring your home or business to its pre-water damage condition. Restoration may involve minor repairs, such as replacing drywall and installing new carpet or may entail major repairs such as the reconstruction of various areas or rooms in a home or business.

The Trusted Leader in Water Restoration

SERVPRO of Hyde Park / E. Bridgeport / Bronzeville understands your water crisis and is ready to respond with the right tools and crew. As a leader in the water restoration industry, SERVPRO is a trusted friend, standing by and ready to help you when a water emergency happens. We know that when water damage affects your home, it can be upsetting. Let us answer any questions you have at (312) 509-5000. We are ready to make this situation “Like it never even happened.”