Has your sump pump failed? Are you experiencing flooding in your home? If so, we have skilled plumbers that can help! Click to Call 773-295-4884 for 24-hour, emergency service.
Our plumbing technicians are trained to deal with flooding due to sump pump failure. We can help you remove the water from your flooded home, replace or repair your sump pump, and discuss whether a backup power source may be needed.
Pete the Plumber can help you outfit your home to ensure every precaution possible is taken to prevent flooding in your home from happening again. Some things your plumbers and your family may consider implementing following a flooding episode: backup sump pump or generator, exterior or interior drains, and sealing foundation flaws and cracks.
What you can do until help arrives.
- Gather precious belongings and artwork – put them in a safe place.
- Lift furniture and wood-based items onto pieces of wood or foil to keep them away from wet floor or carpeting.
- In summer, put on air conditioning to decrease moisture.
- Remove excess water (blotting and mopping).
- Remove loose items.
- Set wet cushions and pillows out to dry.
What you should NOT do.
- Do not turn on any electric devices as outlets may be damaged and can be an electrocution hazard.
- Do not leave any cushions, paper goods (books, magazines, photos), or fur or leather goods in a flooded space.
- Safety first! Assess the safety of the area before entering. If the possibility of mold or bacteria is present, outfit yourself with proper gear (goggles, boots, gloves, etc) or wait for a professional to arrive.
- The deeper the water, the greater the danger. Do not, under any circumstances enter a deeply flooded basement.
Let us help you protect your basement from flooding. Click to Call 773-295-4884 to speak to a customer service representative, and we will dispatch a certified-technician. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, we are available for any plumbing emergency. Our staff can dispatch an emergency plumber Chicago to your home for service within 1 hour. We also provide water heater repair Chicago as well as all other plumber Chicago assistance you may need.