Step 3: Water Removal / Water Extraction

SERVPRO of Issaquah East & North Bend follows a thorough water damage restoration process, starting with the inspection and damage assessment. Afterward, the crucial step of water extraction begins using powerful pumps and truck-mounted vacuum units to remove large volumes of water quickly.

For homes requiring extensive restoration or cleaning, we offer a move-out service to protect your belongings from additional damage. Our highly trained technicians swiftly initiate the water removal process, employing submersible pumps and industrial-grade wet/dry vacuums to efficiently extract water. This reduces drying time, prevents secondary damage, and inhibits mold and bacterial growth.

We conduct careful inspections of the carpet and pad, removing them if necessary to safeguard the subfloor. Moisture detectors, hygrometers, and infrared cameras are utilized to assess moisture levels, including hidden water behind walls and ceilings. Our arsenal includes submersible and gas-powered pumps for continuous high-level water extraction, as well as truck-mounted and portable extraction units for efficient water removal.

SERVPRO of Issaquah East & North Bend combines advanced equipment, trained technicians, and meticulous procedures to ensure effective water extraction and minimize further damage. We prioritize the protection of your belongings and the prevention of mold and bacterial growth, facilitating a swift and efficient restoration process.

Move-Out / Pack-Out

If your home requires extensive restoration or cleaning, SERVPRO of Issaquah East & North Bend can conduct an organized, efficient move-out to protect your belongings from further damage.

  • Move-Out Service

Emergency Water Removal

Our highly trained technicians will begin the water removal process almost immediately. Depending on the amount of water, we may use powerful submersible pumps in addition to industrial strength, wet/dry vacuums. Removing most of the water helps reduce drying time and helps prevent secondary water damage and mold and bacterial growth.

  • Remove Excess Water
  • Use Submersible Pumps and Industrial Wet/Dry Vacuums

Inspect the Carpet Pad and Carpet

We inspect the carpet and pad and determine if they should be removed to protect the subfloor.

  • Inspect Carpet Pad and Remove If Needed
  • Inspect Carpet and Remove If Needed

Water Removal Equipment

  • Moisture detectors, hygrometers, and other meters measure the extent of moisture saturation.
  • Infrared cameras may be used to find “hidden” water behind walls and ceilings.
  • Submersible and gas-powered pumps are used for continuous pumping of high-level water.
  • Truck-mounted and portable extraction units perform efficient water removal.

Back to Step 2: Inspection and Damage Assessment

Forward to Step 4: Drying and Dehumidification