Step 3: Water Removal / Water Extraction

Efficient Water Extraction and Move-Out Services

Our process begins with a thorough inspection and damage assessment, allowing us to swiftly initiate water extraction using advanced equipment. The combination of powerful pumps and truck-mounted vacuum units ensures a rapid and effective removal of large water volumes from your property.

Organized Move-Out Service

To protect your belongings during extensive restoration or cleaning, we offer a well-organized move-out service, preventing further damage.

Immediate Emergency Water Removal

Our highly trained technicians respond promptly, using submersible pumps and industrial-grade wet/dry vacuums for effective water removal. This rapid action minimizes drying time, reducing the risk of secondary damage, mold growth, and bacterial proliferation.

Thorough Inspection and Excess Water Removal

Meticulous inspections of carpets and pads determine subfloor protection needs. Advanced tools, including moisture detectors, hygrometers, and infrared cameras, assess moisture saturation levels and uncover hidden water. Our submersible and gas-powered pumps, along with truck-mounted and portable extraction units, ensure efficient water elimination.

State-of-the-Art Water Removal Equipment

Equipped with cutting-edge moisture detection tools and precision meters, we accurately measure moisture levels. Infrared cameras aid in detecting hidden water, while our array of pumps, including submersible and gas-powered units, as well as truck-mounted and portable extraction devices, contribute to efficient water removal.

At SERVPRO, we deliver efficient water extraction services, complemented by organized move-out options, all designed to minimize damage and restore your property effectively.

Move-Out / Pack-Out

If your home requires extensive restoration or cleaning, SERVPRO of Federal Way can conduct an organized, efficient move-out to protect your belongings from further damage.

  • Move-Out Service

Emergency Water Removal

Our highly trained technicians will begin the water removal process almost immediately. Depending on the amount of water, we may use powerful submersible pumps in addition to industrial strength, wet/dry vacuums. Removing most of the water helps reduce drying time and helps prevent secondary water damage and mold and bacterial growth.

  • Remove Excess Water
  • Use Submersible Pumps and Industrial Wet/Dry Vacuums

Inspect the Carpet Pad and Carpet

We inspect the carpet and pad and determine if they should be removed to protect the subfloor.

  • Inspect Carpet Pad and Remove If Needed
  • Inspect Carpet and Remove If Needed

Water Removal Equipment

  • Moisture detectors, hygrometers, and other meters measure the extent of moisture saturation.
  • Infrared cameras may be used to find “hidden” water behind walls and ceilings.
  • Submersible and gas-powered pumps are used for continuous pumping of high-level water.
  • Truck-mounted and portable extraction units perform efficient water removal.

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