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Water Damage Classification in Crossville & Cookeville, TN

Water damage can be minor or severe. The level of severity dictates the approach to water damage restoration, and this water damage classification is an essential component of the restoration process.

At Innovative Restorations, our water damage expertise includes damage classification, or saturation level and drying required, and categorization, or contamination levels. Water from a pipe break is in a less severe category of clean than water from a storm flood or sewer backup.

We assist customers in Cookeville, Alpine, Sparta, Crossville, Doyle, Crawford, Oliver Springs, Monroe, and across our TN service area. Call us today at 931-546-1155 or contact us online to consult with an Innovative Restoration water damage classification expert.

Types of Water Damage We Classify in Sparta & Livingston

Minimal water damage scene

Minimal Damage

Class 1 water damage is characterized by a smaller amounts of water absorption. It usually affects only a part of a room or area, and materials like carpet and padding have absorbed minimal moisture. This class of water damage restoration is generally straightforward and less extensive.

Significant water damage

Significant Damage

Class 2 water damage involves considerably more water absorption. It can affect entire rooms or larger areas. Proper drying and restoration techniques are crucial for this class of water damage restoration to prevent mold growth.

Extensive water damaged house

Extensive Damage

Class 3 water damage is severe, with water absorbed into walls, ceilings, insulation, and subflooring. This class of water damage restoration typically requires specialized equipment and thorough drying to prevent structural damage and mold growth.

Specialty drying equipment

Professional Drying

This involves water-damaged materials that are more porous, examples being hardwood floors, concrete, or plaster. These materials require specialized drying techniques, including dehumidification and targeted heat drying.

Trust Us For Most Reliable Water Damage Restoration & Classifying in Knoxville

Innovative Restorations tackles small to extensive water damage, including classification and categorization. From pipe leaks to major flooding, we'll clean up, classify, dry, and restore your water-damaged home or business. Call us today at 931-546-1155 or contact us online to book an appointment with an Innovative water damage specialist for the following: