Water Heater Burst

Water Heater Burst Cleanup in Shelby, Lincolnton, Gastonia & Surrounding Areas

Water heater burst is one of the five most common reasons behind residential water damage. When water heater bursts it causes abundances of a mess not mention a lot of expensive damages. Trust American Restoration for a professional cleanup whenever your water heater bursts. We will not only clean up, but we will also restore any damage made by the water overflow at your property. We are your local trusted restoration company, serving for water heater burst emergencies in greater Bowling Green, Spartanburg, Rutherfordton, York, and surrounding areas. We offer 24/7 emergency service.

Why Choose American Restoration?

  • 24/7 immediate response
  • Free assessment
  • IICRC and ICRA certified company
  • Fully insured and licensed general contractor

Why Water Heater Bursts?

Water Heater Bursts

The reasons behind a water heater burst are not clear always, however in general the basic reason that works behind the burst is rust corrosion within the tank. As water heaters are mostly made of steel and store large amounts of heated water, the rust at the fitting and seams eventually causes leaking and exploding the tank.

Minerals in your hard water also can cause a water heater to burst. Over the passage of time minerals create a layer at the bottom of the tank that acts as a barrier between the water and the burner preventing the thermostat to sense the temperature of water accurately. As a result, the burner runs longer and water becomes overheated and expanded in volume. It causes excessive internal pressure on the tank and leads to a water heater burst. A malfunctioning thermostat can cause an explosion too.

Effects of Water Heater Burst:

  • If rust corrosion is the reason behind the explosion, the water may absorb bacteria and rust. Therefore after the burst, your floor, walls can end up getting stained and hard to clean. Overflow of water can cause molds and mildews to grow if not cleaned soon.
  • As the water gets absorbed into the particle boards and swells, it has the potential of rotting the floor and decay.
  • Water seeping down the foundation can cause the foundation to be weakened and lead to other damages.

American Restoration at Your Water Heater Burst Cleanup Service

When a water heater bursts at your home you need to act quickly to prevent further damage to your home. Contact American Restoration and trust our experts for a professional clean up. We will not only clean up, but we will also restore any damage made by the water overflow at your property.

24/7 Immediate Response & Free Assessment

At American Restoration, an IICRC & ICRA certified company; we offer you a free assessment of the damage. We also understand accidents can occur at the most unexpected and unprepared times therefore we are at your service 24 hours 7 days a week.

Contact us at 855-432-2728 or contact us through our contact form if you have any questions about our services or if you want to fix a scheduled time for cleanup.

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