Burst Pipe Water Damage Cleanup Riverwoods, IL

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Are burst pipes or plumbing leaks spreading water damage through your Riverwoods, IL property? Let us help.

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When a plumbing breakdown soaks your home or business, the damage spreads fast. You’re dealing with a serious situation that needs to be addressed right away.

Let us help. ServiceMaster by Zaba provides burst pipe water damage cleanup for Riverwoods zip code 60015. We restore your home or business and quickly get things back to normal.

Our technicians are standing by 24/7, ready to clean your property after these plumbing breakdowns and more.

  • Pipe leaks inside ceilings and walls
  • Frozen burst pipes in attics and basements
  • Supply and drain line leaks in crawlspaces
  • Bathtub drain backups and toilet overflows
  • Pipe leaks under kitchen and bath sinks
  • Appliance supply and drain hose ruptures
  • Fire sprinkler system malfunctions
Call now to request an estimate.

Our 7-Step Plumbing Leak Cleanup Process for Riverwoods Residents

1. Immediate Damage Inspection

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Upon arrival at your Riverwoods property, we immediately inspect all areas damaged by the burst or leaking pipes.

Based on our assessment, we quickly develop a restoration plan and share the details. You know what to expect, including our proposed timeline for job completion. We’re happy to answer any questions you might have.

2. Fast Water Extraction

Our teams get right to work, removing standing and residual water in all affected interiors.

Our truck-mounted extraction equipment pumps water out of basements, crawl spaces, subfloors and wall voids. We use industrial vacuuming tools to pull water out of soaked floors and carpets.

3. Tear-Out and Disposal

Next, we tear out structural materials that must be replaced. This includes ruined drywall, buckled flooring and damaged ceilings. As we work, we clear out general debris left behind by the plumbing breakdown.

Everything is properly disposed of according to Riverwoods municipal codes.

4. Complete Structural Drying

It’s very important to completely dry interiors, especially in areas behind walls and under floors.

Our technicians take care of this critical step with industrial-grade equipment, including centrifugal air movers, heavy-duty axial fans, hardwood floor drying systems and desiccant dehumidifiers.

5. Certified Mold Remediation

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Mold grows quickly in water-damaged materials, especially porous drywall and ceiling tiles. As it spreads, it releases spores that contaminate indoor air quality.

We address the problem with highly effective, industry-certified mold removal and remediation techniques.

6. Cleaning, Sanitizing and Deodorizing

This step preps interiors for final restoration. Our teams use safe cleaning products to scrub down all surfaces. We go over everything again with industry-approved sanitizing and disinfecting agents.

Indoor air is refreshed property-wide with our specialized deodorizing process.

7. Expert Property Restoration

Now that your home or business is completely cleaned and dried, we complete the restoration process.

Our technicians replace walls, floors and ceilings. We tape, seal, sand, dust and paint. Every detail from baseboards to ceiling molding is taken care of with professional expertise.

When we’ve completed our work, we join you on an inspection of the results. With your final approval, we thank you for the opportunity to be of service.

Why Choose ServiceMaster Restoration by Zaba?

We’re on Call 24/7

When a broken pipe soaks your property, you need professional cleanup services immediately. We’re here 24/7, ready for emergency dispatch. Our teams are at your door within 90 minutes.

Our Technicians Are Certified

You can depend on our industry expertise. All our hardworking technicians are IICRC-certified and highly experienced in all aspects of water damage mitigation, remediation and restoration.

We Help With Insurance Claims

Our in-house staff understands the details involved in filing homeowners insurance claims. We help business property owners navigate their coverage too. Our assistance can often speed up the claims settlement process.

What Customers Are Saying

Service Master Restoration work was excellent on time professional very clean respectful Employees and very detail in the service that they provide for you. They answer any questions you have And are very helpful And willing to assist you. And their services Was wonderful.
Edwin Munoz
Edwin M.
21:09 18 Jan 24
After a fire, that caused a lot of smoke damage, Fernando the GM, went above and beyond helping us navigate not only the clean up process,but all questions we had. The crew is professional and thorough cleaners. I highly Service Master.
sondra graton
sondra G.
11:56 28 Dec 23
While we were out of town our vanity mirror fell and turned on our sink faucet. Water was running for days, we're not sure when it happened, the fire department was alerted when the house sensors got wet and set off the alarms. our neighbor came over when she saw the fire department. We were called immediately. Our agent highly recommended neil at service master. He came out with a huge team and a general manager. I felt very comfortable with him and all office staff to get the job done while we were still out of town. My neighbor checked in on them until we returned. 80% of my entire house was gutted. I have a lot of custom wall paneling, crown molding and trim. They were able to save it all. They also did my packout and duct work cleaning. Everyone at service master was extremely knowledgeable and professionaland very helpful.
Andres Ortiz
Andres O.
21:15 17 Dec 23
I had a burst pipe in the middle of the night and one of my guest rooms was damaged. Service Master was able to get a crew to me first thing in the morning. Everyone was super helpful and treated my home as if it was their own while doing the necessary work.
Maurice Williams
Maurice W.
21:53 09 Dec 23
A week after I purchased this property it flooded with 12 inches of water. The previous owner left the basement full of stuff that was ruined by the flood. It was all getting thrown away but now the process was even harder.  My State Farm insurance agent had a Servicemaster rep give me a call because I wanted to opt out of flood insurance.  It was only a courtesy call to explain the process of mitigating and repairing a flooded basement.  I reluctantly signed up for flood insurance just in case....Oh man I am glad I did; this flood situation was a nightmare, and the additional expenses would have been devastating if I didn't have insurance.  I immediately called them after all my failed attempts of trying to get the water out.  That 15 minute-call saved me thousands of dollars.  Servicemaster by zaba rocks! the team was great and they saved me a huge headache. I highly recommend them and I am so grateful for my State Farm agent.
Aden Zrod
Aden Z.
20:22 09 Dec 23
Joanna provided my fiancé and I with exceptional communication and customer service through our renovations needs!
Liz Bailon
Liz B.
03:06 31 Aug 23
I had a great experience with Joanna Cintron, she is very professional as a receptionist and she made me feel heard when I asked all my questions. Thanks
Luis Echevarria
Luis E.
03:03 31 Aug 23

Helpful Resources for Riverwoods Residents

Water Usage Tracker – Riverwoods.gov
Frozen Pipes: Prevention & Thawing – Red Cross
Fixing a Leaking Pipe – EPA

What do I do first when the pipes burst in my home or business?

Turn off the main water supply, clean up what you can, and call a licensed plumber. Contact your insurance agent and a professional restoration company, like ServiceMaster by Zaba. Take pictures of the damage to document your losses. If possible, open windows and run fans to jumpstart the drying process.

What is the average cost of pipe water damage cleanup in Riverwoods?

Expect to pay between $1,300 and $5,700 for water damage cleanup after a plumbing breakdown. The cost may be higher if the broken pipes caused property-wide flooding or caused extensive structural damage.

What are the most common reasons for pipe bursts and leaks in Riverwoods homes and businesses?

When a pipe bursts or begins leaking, it’s most often caused by freezing temperatures, shifts in the property’s foundation, extreme fluctuations in water pressure or general corrosion and aged-out components.

Does homeowners insurance cover the cost of cleaning up damage from a pipe leak?

In most situations, yes. Homeowners insurance covers the cost of water damage cleanup and restoration after a plumbing breakdown. Most business property insurance policies also cover the cost. The exceptions are shoddy repairs, maintenance or installation.