There are many causes that may lead to sewer backups. Grease buildup, root infiltration, soil settlement and flushing the wrong items down the drain are a few of the common sources of sewer backups.
As soon as you notice a damaged sewer pipe, contact your local restoration experts at ServiceMaster of Tacoma. Sewer spills not only smell, but they can also take a toll on your health. Viruses and bacteria cause diseases and other illnesses. That’s why it’s important to rely on the professionals. Our team of experts has the equipment and training needed to thoroughly clean the affected areas.
When we arrive on-site, you can expect us to start by inspecting the damage, locating the source of the sewer damage. Next, we isolate the affected areas to prevent further spreading. Then, we extract the sewage spill and remove all water. Professional-grade air movers work to dry the area. We also assess contents, disposing when necessary and salvaging when possible. The job isn’t done until we clean and sanitize all surfaces. Preventing the spread of microbes and future mold growth is essential to protect your long-term health.
If you experience a sewage backup in Tacoma, Pierce, Mason, Thurston, Kitsap or King County, contact ServiceMaster of Tacoma today! We’re experts who have been serving the area since 1979. Our restoration professionals are available to help you when you need it most.