Flooding and Water Damage Restoration in Downtown Knoxville, TN

Not only does Downtown Knoxville feature thousands of homes and apartments, but it also has become one of the top locations for shopping and retail. When disasters like water line bursts or appliance malfunctions threaten these structures, prompt action is needed. Water emergencies can quickly spread through a structure, exposing contents and building materials to deteriorating moisture. Our fast response to these emergencies can ensure that the appropriate mitigation actions get taken as soon as possible. 

Standing Water Removal from Downtown Knoxville Homes 

Standing water can be a considerable threat for your home or business, namely because absorption can begin immediately. The migration of loss effects throughout your property can become challenging to manage and control once saturation of exposed building materials has occurred. Failure to remove standing water from the home can often lead to a need for controlled demolition and repairs after much of the extraction completes.  

Thorough Water Damage Drying in Downtown Knoxville

Drying up moisture and saturated elements in your home can fall to multiple pieces of leading equipment. Air movers and dehumidifiers are two types of recovery machines most commonly utilized in this phase of restoration, though specialty drying tools can also help. Many of the advanced devices are designed to treat conditions like trapped moisture in structural cavities, such as: 

  • Weighted extractors
  • Positive pressure systems
  • Negative pressure systems
  • Floor drying mats  

Find out more about our water restoration and damage repair here.  

SERVPRO of Rocky Hill / Sequoyah Hills / South Knoxville

Water or Flood Damage? Call Us Today – (865) 862-8907

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. Downtown Knoxville residents can expect an immediate response time, day or night.

Faster to Any Size Water Emergency

SERVPRO has over 2070 U.S. and Canadian Franchise locations, strategically positioned to be faster to any size disaster. If your Downtown Knoxville 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

We live and work in this community too; we might even be neighbors. As a locally owned and operated business, SERVPRO of Rocky Hill / Sequoyah Hills / South Knoxville is close by and ready to respond to your flood or water damage emergency. We are proud to be an active member of the Downtown Knoxville community and want to do our part to make our community the best it can be.

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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

The restoration process begins when you call us. Our consultant will guide you through the crisis and may ask several questions to help us better understand the equipment and resources that may be needed.

2. Inspection and Damage Assessment

We determine the scope of your water damage at this stage is crucial to developing a plan of action. We inspect and test the damaged area to determine the extent of damage and how far the moisture has traveled to ensure proper and complete restoration.

3. Water Removal / Water Extraction

Typically, hundreds or thousands of gallons of water are removed using our powerful pumps and vacuums during the water removal process. We start this process as soon as possible to minimize further damage and to help prevent 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 Rocky Hill / Sequoyah Hills / South Knoxville 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 (865) 862-8907. We are ready to make this situation “Like it never even happened.”