If sewage backs up into your home, it will not only lead to floods, but it will also seep into your bathroom and contaminate your living room floor. There are millions of viruses and microorganisms in sewage water, and they can cause significant diseases in humans and animals. The aftermath of a sewage backup is difficult to clean and should be left to the experts. Contact Teasdale Fenton if you need a restoration service in the Dayton, Ohio area that specializes in sewage cleanup. For sewage backup cleanup and restoration, call us and we'll get out a crew of IICRC-certified restoration experts to inspect the area and give you a free estimate. We have been providing commercial cleaning and other specialty services to the residents and business owners in Dayton, Ohio for more than two decades.
When a pipe bursts or a water main line breaks, the resulting clean water is purified and free of stains. Although this category is less severe than categories 2 and 3, it can develop to those levels if left untreated. How much water has degraded depends on factors including how long it has been exposed, how hot it is, and what kinds of toxins are in the immediate vicinity.
When it emerges from such a washing machine or dishwasher, the water is considered "Gray." The water in the toilet bowl just has to be slightly tainted with urine for this to be a viable source. There is a chance that gray water contains viruses and microorganisms that might make you sick. If Gray Water is not properly managed, it can become a category 3 health hazard, the highest possible rating.
Highly polluted black water poses major health risks, including death (if ingested). To protect one's health, it's best to stay away from Black Water altogether. Untreated sewage, toxic chemicals, and microorganisms are all present in this water. Some possible causes of Black Water are:
At Teasdale Fenton, our certified technicians have the expertise and equipment to completely remove contaminated water quickly and safely when you experience a sewage backup at your home or office in the Greater Dayton, OH area. Contact us online or give us a call at 937-828-5599 when you need water damage restoration or any of our other stellar cleaning services. Our emergency services are available on a 24/7/365 basis.