Make sure you have sewage coverage in your building
Sewage backups are more common than most people think. There are many possible sources to sewage backups. These can include:
- Not having regular cleaning & Maintenance
- Improper flushing habits
- Grease builds up
- Cracked pipes.
- Misaligned plumbing systems
- Tree roots that have disturbed your plumbing systems.
A lot of these can be prevented with regular building maintenance and inspections but not everything can be 100% prevented. Did you know backups can costs thousands of dollars for repairs and clean up? Repairs also tend to be a lengthy process which may inconvenience your business they need to make sure all materials are ordered (which also take time to be shipped and delivered) and then need to perform the labor. Having sewage back up insurance can at least bring you the ease of mind that it’ll be covered and paid by your insurance so the only thing you must fight with is time. Here at SERVPRO of University Place/Lakewood we have a fast and active team that can assist you get things repaired and cleaned up efficiently with the help of your insurance. If you have had a flood and need quick assistance, give our team a call at 253-896-3000.