Flooding and Water Damage Restoration in Chicago, IL

Because tens of millions visit the Windy City every year, accommodations and entertainment are profitable avenues in Chicago's economy. As leading restoration specialists for Cook County, our SERVPRO professionals offer fast and reliable services to many properties to overcome events like burst pipes, basement flooding, and ceiling leaks. Because we are centrally located and locally owned and operated, we can quickly reach damaged homes to help with:

  • Water damage remediation
  • Basement flooding
  • Flood restoration
  • Emergency services water damage
  • Burst pipes
  • Ceiling leaks

Efficient Water Removal Services for Chicago Homes 

Mitigation is critical in restoring and recovering water-damaged Chicago properties, especially after pooling and standing water exists. Water removal services for flood restoration or emergency services water damage can focus on discharging surface moisture concerns with several tools and instruments in our recovery inventory. With many high-rise buildings in the city, high-pressure pumps can help with extraction over considerable distances. For other extraction needs, specific tools for the job include:

  • Electric submersible pumps
  • Trash pumps
  • Wet vacuums
  • Weighted extractors
  • Carpet wands

Large Loss Recovery After Burst Pipes in Chicago Properties

We can tackle significant losses and substantial emergencies threatening apartment buildings, businesses, and greater-sized homes. We have the equipment to manage these situations like flood restoration and ceiling leaks, including trailered desiccant dehumidifiers, hundreds of air movers, and portable generators capable of handling substantial workloads without available power to the building.

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SERVPRO of Downtown Chicago / West Loop / Bucktown / Greektown

Water or Flood Damage? Call Us Today – (773) 434-9100

24-Hour Emergency Water Removal Service

Flooding and water emergencies don’t wait for regular business hours and neither do we. We provide emergency water restoration services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – including all holidays. Chicago residents can expect an immediate response time, day or night.

Faster To Any Size Water Emergency

Immediate action is crucial when dealing with water damage. With over 2100 U.S. and Canadian Franchise locations, we are strategically positioned to be faster to any-sized water emergency. Chicago residents can expect an immediate response day or night.

Highly-Trained Water Restoration Specialists

As water damage specialists, we have the experience, expertise, and the advanced training that enables us to get your property dried quickly and thoroughly. We use scientific drying principles and provide validation and documentation that your property is dry and the job is complete. Learn about our water damage training and certificates.

Locally Owned and Operated

We live and work in this community too; we might even be neighbors. As a locally owned and operated business, SERVPRO of Downtown Chicago / West Loop / Bucktown / Greektown is close by and ready to respond to your flood or water damage emergency. We are proud to be an active member of the Chicago community and want to do our part to make our community the best it can be.

We are proud to serve our local communities:

Our Restoration Process

Every water damage event is a little different and requires a unique solution, but the general process stays the same. The steps listed below illustrate our process for the “typical” water damage emergency.

1.  Emergency Contact

The restoration process begins when you call us. Our consultant will guide you through the crisis and may ask several questions to help us better understand the equipment and resources that may be needed.

2. Inspection and Damage Assessment

We determine the scope of your water damage at this stage is crucial to developing a plan of action. We inspect and test the damaged area to determine the extent of damage and how far the moisture has traveled to ensure proper and complete restoration.

3. Water Removal / Water Extraction

The water removal process begins almost immediately and removes the majority of the water. We use powerful pumps and vacuum units to quickly remove hundreds or thousands of gallons from your property which helps prevent secondary water damage and mold growth.

4. Drying and Dehumidification

We use specialized equipment to remove the remaining water which is harder to access. Our Professionals will use room measurements, temperature, and relative humidity to determine the optimal number of air movers and dehumidifiers needed to dry your home or business.

5. Cleaning and Sanitizing

Water damage also affects your belongings, like furniture, clothing, and personal items. We can clean restorable items using a number of specialized cleaning techniques. We also disinfect with antimicrobial treatments and remove odors using industrial air scrubbers and fogging equipment.

6. Restoration

Restoration is the process or restoring your home or business to its pre-water damage condition. Restoration may involve minor repairs, such as replacing drywall and installing new carpet or may entail major repairs such as the reconstruction of various areas or rooms in a home or business.

The Trusted Leader in Water Restoration

SERVPRO of Downtown Chicago / West Loop / Bucktown / Greektown understands your water crisis and is ready to respond with the right tools and crew. As a leader in the water restoration industry, SERVPRO is a trusted friend, standing by and ready to help you when a water emergency happens. We know that when water damage affects your home, it can be upsetting. Let us answer any questions you have at (773) 434-9100. We are ready to make this situation “Like it never even happened.”