Flood Damage Cleanup Riverwoods, IL

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Do you have flood damage in your Riverwoods home or business? We’re ready to help!

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Is your basement filled with water from pipes that burst during the night? Did a torrential downpour push stormwater through the front door of your business?

Whether it was a plumbing failure or severe weather, you’re faced with soaked interiors and belongings. It’s a situation that needs to be taken care of now. We’re ready to help.

ServiceMaster by Zaba provides flood damage cleanup for homes and businesses in Riverwoods zip code 60015. We offer a complete array of services for all types of property flooding. These are just a few examples.

  • Walls and support structure soaked by plumbing breakdowns
  • Property damage resulting from ruptured supply lines
  • Water standing in basements after frozen pipes burst
  • Commercial properties flooded by fire sprinkler malfunctions
  • Category 3 black water contamination after sewage backups
  • Homes and businesses damaged by severe storms or heavy snow melts
Call now to schedule an inspection:

Our 7-Step Emergency Flood Cleanup Process for Riverwoods, IL Residents

1. Immediate Damage Inspection

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We start with an immediate inspection of your Riverwoods home or business. Our teams assess factors such as depth of any standing water, condition of interiors and structural stability.

If necessary, we secure the property by boarding up windows and tarping the roof.

2. Action Plan Consultation

Our damage assessment serves as the framework for developing a restoration action plan. We share the details with you, including what to expect from each step during our process.

Your input is welcomed, and we’re glad to answer any questions.

3. Property-Wide Water Removal

With your go-ahead, we begin cleanup by removing standing water and residual moisture.

Our truck-mounted extraction systems quickly take care of flooded basements, crawl spaces and wall voids. We pull water from carpets and flooring with advanced vacuuming equipment.

4. Material Tear-Out and Disposal

Next, we tear out ruined interior materials, including drywall, ceilings and floors. Our teams haul off unsalvageable carpets, furnishings, appliances and general debris. Everything is properly disposed of following all local regulations.

5. Deep Structural Drying

As we prep interiors for remediation, we make sure structural components are dry. Our technicians set up and run centrifugal air movers, axial fans and desiccant dehumidifiers, carefully monitoring the drying process.

6. Water Damage Remediation

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Once the drying process is completed, our teams finalize the cleanup phase. We hand-scrub all surfaces with safe, effective cleaning products, and then follow up with sanitizing and disinfecting agents.

Our specialized deodorizing techniques restore indoor air quality property-wide. We also clean up and eliminate mold growth using industry-certified removal and remediation techniques.

7. Detailed Property Restoration

Now that your property is thoroughly cleaned and dried, we restore all flood-damaged interiors. Our teams replace buckled floors, rebuild crumbled walls and repair collapsed ceilings. We do everything with a professional eye for detail, from molding and baseboards to framing and trim.

When we’re finished, we accompany you on an inspection and answer any final questions. When we have your complete approval of the results, we consider our work a success.

Don’t let the damage spread. Call our pros today:

Why Choose ServiceMaster by Zaba for Flood Damage Cleanup in Riverwoods, IL?

Emergency Response 24/7

We’re here for you 24/7 with an emergency response to your call. Our teams arrive at your door within 90 minutes in fully equipped service vans, ready to work.

Industry-Certified Teams

The hardworking men and women on our water damage teams are all industry-certified. We restore your property with more than 85 years of combined experience.

Assistance With Insurance Claims

Our knowledgeable staff understands how to navigate the insurance claims process. We work with local and national insurers every day, and we can often speed up finalizing your claim.

Our Specialized Restoration Services for Riverwoods, IL

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Flooded Basement Cleanup

We’re ready for any type of basement flooding. Our advanced extraction systems quickly pump out standing water, regardless of depth. We also take care of salvageable appliances and general contents stored downstairs.

Commercial Property Restoration

A plumbing breakdown or storm flooding can close your doors indefinitely. We get you opened back up right away with scalable restoration services. Our teams handle business furnishings, electronics, papers, inventory and more.

Mold Removal and Remediation

The secondary damage from mold spreads rapidly through porous materials. Our technicians eliminate all types of unhealthy fungus with industry-certified removal techniques. Our remediation process ensures it doesn’t return.

Category 3 Water Mitigation

The dangerous bacteria and chemicals in storm floodwaters and sewage backups require highly specialized mitigation. We clean and restore residential and commercial properties contaminated by hazardous Category 3 water.

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


Area Flood Maps – Riverwoods.gov

Preparing for Severe Weather – Ready.Illinois

Post-Flood Safety Guide – FEMA

What is the average cost of flood damage cleanup in Riverwoods?

Expect to pay between $3,000 and $8,000 for flood damage cleanup in Riverwoods. Situations that can impact the final cost include severe structural damage, Category 3 water contamination and overall property size.

Does a flooded property always need cleaning by restoration professionals?

Cleaning up after a flooded property presents serious challenges. For example, standing water must be removed immediately. Water-damaged structures and contaminated interior air create a dangerous work environment. Let professionals, like ServiceMaster by Zaba, take care of the job.

Will my homeowners’ insurance cover the cost of flood damages?

If the flooding resulted from a plumbing breakdown, homeowners insurance policies usually cover the cost. Weather events require a different type of insurance. Check with your agent about purchasing a policy through the National Flood Insurance Program.