Date of Loss: September 2014

Building Type: Commercial Office

Location: Chicago, IL

Loss Event: Water

Size: 6 floors / 9,700 sq. ft.

Cost: $45,000

Services: Water Extraction, Dehumidification, Structural Cleaning and Drying

Description Of Work

 

Chicago, IL – A pipe break on the 13th floor of a commercial building affected several floors all the way down to the 9th floor. Some of the affected areas included office space, recreational rooms, as well as eating and restroom areas. Before crews began working, floor protection was placed throughout the high traffic areas in order to prevent any damages to the floors/carpet. Heavy content manipulation and protection of belongings was also completed by JCR crews. Description of the services provided includes but is not limited to the removal of wet impacted materials, ventilation of wall cavities, extraction of carpeting, structural drying, as well as cleaning and disinfecting of all areas.

Loss was received on a Sunday at 4:32 PM, and a first responder was on site at 5:44 PM. Crews were dispatched and arrived at 6:45 PM. JCR Crews worked through the evening up until 4:30 AM. The second crew was on site the next day at 9:00 AM to continue with remediation services. By 5:00 PM, emergency services were completed and drying was underway. By the following Monday, all affected areas were confirmed dry and ready for reconstruction.