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Roof Leak and Water Damage in Hilo Business?

5/11/2021 (Permalink)

A ceiling is shown with extensive water damage and discoloration. We respond to commercial water damage emergencies 24-hours a day in Hawaii and Maui.

Roof Leak Damages Hilo Business

SERVPRO® of Hawaii |SERVPRO® of Maui witnesses firsthand the damage a roof leak can do to a structure in a short period of time. Water is invasive and can cause extensive damage in a short period of time. Here is a water damage timeline describing the damage water can do within one minute to one week:

Within Minutes

  • Water quickly spreads throughout your property, saturating everything in its path
  • Water is absorbed into walls, floors, upholstery, and belongings
  • Furniture finishes may bleed, causing permanent staining on carpets
  • Photographs, books, and other paper goods start to swell and warp

Hours 1 - 24

  • Drywall begins to swell and break down
  • Metal surfaces begin to tarnish
  • Furniture begins to swell and crack
  • Dyes and inks from cloth and paper goods spread and stain
  • A musty odor appears

48 Hours to 1 Week

  • Mold and mildew may grow and spread
  • Doors, windows, and studs swell and warp
  • Metal begins to rust and corrode
  • Furniture warps and shows signs of mold
  • Paint begins to blister
  • Wood flooring swells and warps
  • Serious biohazard contamination is possible

Call Us Today!

SERVPRO® of Hawaii |SERVPRO® of Maui offers a full range of commercial water restoration services to return your commercial business to preloss condition with minimal disruption. Call us today at 808-329-6560. We’ll restore your commercial water damage in Hilo, “Like it never even happened.”

SERVPRO® of Hawaii |SERVPRO® of Maui is Independently Owned and Operated.

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