Water Damage in IN, including Portage, Lake Station & Chesterton.

Basement Flooding Cleanup in Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana

A flooded basement bedroom in Chicago

A basement flood can mean serious damage to stored items and building materials alike.

The small leak of today can be the source of a serious flood in the future.

The contractors who built your home never planned it to be a damp, musty, or flooding space. Unfortunately, as the forces of nature continue to bear down on the structure, a leak is bound to eventually happen.

Basement flooding can be solved quickly and efficiently, provided that you work with experienced contractors who use proven products and methods.

Repairing basement flood damage should be left to the professionals

Basement waterproofing is a much bigger industry than many homeowners realize! Because there are so many products, methods, and options when it comes to drying a basement, this is best done by a professional.

Likewise, it's a good idea to consult with a professional if your basement is experiencing severe flooding. The water in your basement is sometimes electrified, or contaminated with chemicals, viruses, or harmful bacteria.

A professional water damage restoration expert will have the equipment, training, and certification you need to ensure that your basement is pumped out safely, and that your personal items are protected and restored.

Our experts have the experience, training, and professional certifications you need to ensure that your flooded basement is dried and properly treated for potential mold and humidity issues.

To schedule a disaster restoration quote, call or e-mail us today! Our experts proudly serve the Indiana area, including Lake Station, Portage, Chesterton and many nearby areas, including Gary, South Bend, Valparaiso, Cicero, Orland Park, Lemont, Berwyn, Lockport, Burns Harbor, Frankfort, Joliet, Hammond, Crown Point, Oak Forest.

Common issues with flooded basements

Water will flood into a basement at any point it can -- including the floor, walls, and wall-floor joint. Other openings, including windows, hatchway entrances, and the plumbing in your home are also pathways for water to enter the basement. How you address your flooded basement will depend entirely on the original source of the problem.

The following two articles will give you some tips on how to deal with a flooded basement most effectively, as well as some simple things you can do to avoid a problem.

Several feet of floodwaters in a Lansing basement

Water emergencies

Your basement is flooded with several feet of water! Now what? In this article, we'll guide you through a few simple steps that will help you get organized to minimize the problem as soon as possible.

Highlights:

  • Who to call to pump out your basement
  • Tips for dealing with your insurance company
  • How to get the fastest, most professional service

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A closeup of a faucet

Flooding due to failed plumbing

Plumbing failures can be disastrous for a home -- and some of them are very easy to avoid! In this article, we'll share some simple solutions that can help avoid a costly and destructive flood.

Highlights:

  • Preventing bursting washing machine hoses
  • Avoiding water heater failure
  • Protecting your home with a flood alarm

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Serving IN including the Greater Portage area
Cities in Cook County, IL
Alsip
Bedford Park
Berwyn
Blue Island
Bridgeview
Burbank
Calumet City
Chicago
Chicago Heights
Chicago Ridge
Cicero
Country Club Hills
Dolton
Evergreen Park
Flossmoor
Glenwood
Harvey
Hazel Crest
Hickory Hills
Hometown
Homewood
Justice
Lansing
Lemont
Lyons
Markham
Matteson
Midlothian
Oak Forest
Oak Lawn
Oak Park
Olympia Fields
Orland Park
Palos Heights
Palos Hills
Palos Park
Park Forest
Posen
Richton Park
Riverdale
Robbins
South Holland
Steger
Summit Argo
Thornton
Tinley Park
Willow Springs
Worth

Cities in Dupage County, IL
Willowbrook

Cities in Iroquois County, IL
Beaverville

Cities in Kankakee County, IL
Aroma Park
Bourbonnais
Bradley
Grant Park
Kankakee
Manteno
Momence
Pembroke Township
Saint Anne

Cities in Will County, IL
Beecher
Braidwood
Crest Hill
Crete
Elwood
Frankfort
Homer Glen
Joliet
Lockport
Manhattan
Mokena
Monee
New Lenox
Peotone
Romeoville
University Park
Wilmington

Cities in Jasper County, IN
Demotte
Fair Oaks
Rensselaer
Tefft
Wheatfield

Cities in La Porte County, IN
Hanna
Kingsbury
Kingsford Heights
La Crosse
La Porte
Michigan City
Mill Creek
Rolling Prairie
Union Mills
Wanatah
Westville

Cities in Lake County, IN
Cedar Lake
Crown Point
Dyer
East Chicago
Gary
Griffith
Hammond
Highland
Hobart
Lake Station
Leroy
Lowell
Merrillville
Munster
Saint John
Schererville
Schneider
Shelby
Whiting

Cities in Marshall County, IN
Culver
Plymouth

Cities in Newton County, IN
Lake Village
Morocco
Roselawn
Sumava Resorts
Thayer

Cities in Porter County, IN
Beverly Shores
Boone Grove
Chesterton
Hebron
Kouts
Portage
Valparaiso
Wheeler

Cities in Pulaski County, IN
Francesville
Medaryville
Monterey
Winamac

Cities in St Joseph County, IN
Lakeville
New Carlisle
North Liberty
Notre Dame
South Bend
Walkerton

Cities in Starke County, IN
Grovertown
Hamlet
Knox
North Judson
Ora
San Pierre

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1777 Armstrong St.
Portage, IN 46368
1-219-576-6444
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