Step 3: Water Removal / Water Extraction

Water Damage Restoration – Using Powerful Tools to Extract Water!

If you have standing water on your hardwood floors or saturated carpets in your home or business, you need the water removed quickly!

At SERVPRO of Coon Rapids/Central Anoka County, we have a multitude of tools and equipment to handle any water damage event. Several of our service vehicles are equipped with specialized Sapphire Scientific Truck Mounted water extraction units. These hefty pieces of equipment allow us to remove hundreds of gallons of water every minute from your home or business.

In addition to our heavy duty water damage restoration equipment, we have eight portable extraction units for large jobs or for situations where we are unable to reach the area affected by water damage with our truck mounted units.

By removing standing water or saturated flooring as soon as possible, you can drastically reduce your water remediation cost. Who doesn’t love to save money? We have technicians on call 24/7 that are available for you any time of day.

If you’ve had water damage incident including but not limited to wet drywall, a flooded basement, or saturated carpet call us today at 763-712-9712! We service Coon Rapids, Andover, Ham Lake, and the entire Anoka County. We are your best bet for a water damage restoration company near you!

Move-Out / Pack-Out

If your home requires extensive restoration or cleaning, SERVPRO of Coon Rapids / Central Anoka County 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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Forward to Step 4: Drying and Dehumidification