Categories of water
Categories of water to look out for:
Category 1 – Water originates from a sanitary source and does not pose substantial risk from dermal, ingestion, or inhalation exposure. (clear water)
Category 2 – Water contains significant contamination and has the potential to cause discomfort or sickness if contacted or consumed by humans. (grey water)
Category 3 – Water is grossly contaminated and can contain pathogenic, toxigenic, or other harmful agents.(black water)
It is important to know what water category the water in your home is when the damage occurs to avoid any contact that could pose a harmful effect on your health.We treat your home like its our own. Call SERVPRO of Milwaukie/ Happy Valley at 503-652-3997 we can make it "Like it never even happened."