Water Damage Category 3: Sewage, Silt, or Rising Water
Category 3 is grossly contaminated and may contain pathogenic, toxigenic or other harmful agents. Such water sources may carry silt, organic matter, pesticides, heavy metals, regulated materials, or toxic organic substances.*
*Time and temperature can also affect the quality of water, thereby changing its category.
Our Category 3 Procedure
Step 1: Step 2: Step 3: Step 4: Step 5:
Apply initial disinfectant. Extract sewage. Remove affected carpet. Remove carpet padding. Set up Lead
Containment, if applicable.
Step 6: Step 7: Step 8: Step 9: Step 10:
Remove affected Detailed clean up. Steam clean. Final disinfectant. Install equipment.
baseboards and dry wall.