If your home or property has been damaged by water, you know what a nightmare the cleanup can be. It’s important to find a water damage restoration company that is honest, efficient, and cost-effective so that you can get back to your daily life.
Read on to learn more about how to find a water damage restoration company that will fit your needs.
Things To Look For
When searching for the right company to do the job, there are a few signs you can look for to know that the company might be right for you.
Make sure the company or contractor you decide to hire is insured. That way, if anything goes wrong, you’ll have the peace of mind knowing that you won’t have to pay out of pocket. A contractor’s insurance will cover any damage to your home or property that’s caused by the contractor, and will also cover any injuries that may happen on site during the job.
Search for a company or contractor has years of experience, and don’t forget to read reviews online. If you can’t find anything online, ask the contractor for a list of customer references. A hard-working and proud company will eagerly share this with you.
Choose a water damage contractor that has a certificate from The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification or IICRC. When a company or contractor has this certificate, it means that you can trust them to be reputable and meet industry standards. You can know that these contractors are trained damage restoration professionals.
Before you choose to go with a company, always ask for an estimate. It is standard to get an estimate through the Xactimate platform (this platform provides industry standard estimates for many water damage restoration companies). You can always compare prices between companies so you can know you’re getting the best deal.
Repairing the damage to your home doesn’t have to be a hassle if you take a little time to find the right company to work with! With these above items, you’ll be better prepared to make a decision if / when the time arises.
As always, we’re here to help if you have any questions.
– Green Clean Team