Sewage Back-Up Restoration

Having sewage back up into your home is not only extremely unpleasant but it is also a very hazardous situation. Sewage is a highly contaminated type of water that can contain viruses, bacteria, parasites, and other pathogens. 

Because of the risk involved, the cleanup of sewage backups should only be handled by skilled professionals with specialized training for this type of loss. Berks · Fire · Water Restorations, Inc.℠ technicians are certified and experienced and ready to help you reclaim your home after a sewage back-up. Give us a call to get started as soon as possible.

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We Stand Ready 24/7 to Serve You!

When disaster strikes, don’t delay. Our emergency response team is on-call and ready to respond. We will guide you through all facets of the restoration process from start to finish. You and your property are in the best hands.

Why Choose Us

Your Trusted Service Provider

We prioritize integrity in all we do, delivering fair and honest service for all who we serve.

Genuine Support

We are here to help you restore your property and your life, and we know that goes well beyond property cleanup and repairs.

Fueled by Passion

We love what we do, and we are always learning and growing so we can deliver the highest level of service to our customers.

Certified Sewage Damage Cleanup and Restoration

Sewage damage cleanup is a complex process involving multiple steps, each as critical as the last. Choose the best restoration company to ensure smells are eliminated, surfaces are clean, and your property is restored back to pre-loss condition or better.

24/7 Emergency Service

Highest Quality

Satisfaction Guaranteed

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What to Expect During Sewage Restoration

Soft and porous items contaminated with sewage cannot be cleaned effectively as must be removed and disposed of. This can include carpeting, insulation, drywall, and personal items. All items will be removed from the affected area and sorted for cleaning or disposal. 

Hard surfaces are cleaned and disinfected. Some personal items may be cleanable, and we can prioritize high-value or highly sentimental belongings. 

After the area is clean and dry, we will coordinate repairs to replace the damaged building materials. Your property will be restored back to pre-loss condition and your cleaned items returned. Throughout the entire process, our dedicated team will be here to guide you through each step.

Your Sewage Damage Checklist

Commonly Asked Questions

Coverage of a sewage loss is dependent upon the source. It is not uncommon that sewage losses are included in special endorsements and may be subject to limits of coverage found in the policy. Municipalities do not have to cover a sewer loss due to limited tort if the back-up is from their side or fault. Your policy will address coverage and how it will apply to both structure and contents. A representative from your insurance carrier will be able to answer any questions that you have regarding coverage. As a certified restoration firm, Berks · Fire · Water Restorations, Inc.℠ works with you and your insurance company to make the process as smooth as possible.

To protect your property from further damage. This includes drying the affected areas. Berks · Fire · Water Restorations, Inc.℠ can provide all necessary emergency and mitigation services 24 hours a day seven days a week.

Your policy will address available coverage for “Additional Living Expenses” and/or “Loss of Use.” A representative from your insurance carrier will be able to answer any questions that you have regarding coverage. Berks · Fire · Water Restorations, Inc.℠ can assist with any of your relocation needs.

Drying equipment will be on-site until the area is completely dry. Even though the area may “look” dry it may not be dry. A BFW Technician will be monitoring your property’s drying process and will keep you informed of the progress. If you have any questions or concerns, contact your Berks · Fire · Water Restorations, Inc.℠ representative.

Restoration companies use a variety of products depending on the circumstances. You may ask your representative to provide you with MSDS sheets for any products being used in your property. Advise a representative if you or any members of the property have any chemical sensitivities or other health concerns that you feel may be relevant.

Please contact Berks · Fire · Water Restorations, Inc.℠ 24 hours a day seven days a week with any questions or concerns throughout the restoration process. At the time of the initial emergency numerous emergency and insurance personnel will be giving you a lot of information and many instructions. It is normal to have questions throughout the process and we are here to help you.