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What if My Washing Machine Floods in Sheridan?

8/23/2022 (Permalink)

A washing machine is overflowing onto the floor We restore water damage 24-hours a day in Yamhill County.

Our local team in Yamhill and Tillamook Counties has the training, equipment, and experience to restore water damage quickly and efficiently in Sheridan. A damaged water supply line can cause severe damage to your home or business. Here are some maintenance and safety tips from the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety.

  • Turn supply valves off when not in use
  • Consider installing a lever-type valve that is easy to operate between uses
  • Do not operate the washing machine while the home is unoccupied
  • Inspect the water supply line hoses every six months
  • Ensure that the connection to the valve is secure, but avoid over tightening
  • Hand tighten first, then tighten an additional 2/3 of a turn using pliers
  • Check the hoses for cracks, kinks, or blisters, commonly found near the hose connection
  • Consider reinforced braided stainless steel hoses
  • Washing machine manufacturers recommend replacing hoses every five years

Water Damage Restoration Process

Step 1: Emergency Contact

Step 2: Inspection and Damage Assessment

Step 3: Water Removal/Water Extraction

Step 4: Drying and Dehumidification

Step 5: Cleaning and Repair

Step 6: Restoration

Call Us Today!

When your home or business in Sheridan has water damage, our local team in Yamhill and Tillamook Counties typically arrives onsite within four hours of your call. Call us today at 503-472-9824.

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