Hopewell Junction homeowner discovers washing machine caused damage to the whole basement
Appliances can fail when you least expect it, even if they're new. It's amazing how much water can spread throughout one level of a home, especially when you're not aware. Regardless, it's important to know where the water shut-offs are in your home in Western Dutchess County so you can get it controlled quickly.
This water damage spread to the entire finished basement area and was not contained to the utility room where the washing machine was. Ultimately, all the carpeting, some furniture, contents in storage and a few feet of sheet rock had to be restored or replaced. SERVPRO of Western Dutchess County worked directly with the homeowner's insurance company and made quick work for the owner. She was able to have a fresh and dry finished basement in no time.
If you've suffered water damage, the quicker we get to it, the better off you'll be. The longer water sits, the more damage it can cause as well as secondary issues like mold. We're here to help 845-831-3600.