There are many ways that water can damage your property. Whether it's the result of a natural disaster, such as storms or flooding, or due to an internal issue within a building, the effect of water damage can be severe. Did you know that flooding is the most expensive natural disaster in Idaho and that it costs our residents over $6 million in property losses each year? If not adequately dealt with, water damage can even endanger your health and safety. At Complete Restoration Services, we are experts at safely and efficiently handling water damage due to any cause. We want you to feel prepared should this situation ever happen to you. Read on to discover the primary causes of water damage and what steps to take after it happens.

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What Should You Do After Discovering Water Damage?

After discovering water damage on your property, it's critical to turn off the power in the affected area — but only if it is safe to do so. The Electrical Safety Foundation International advises that water-damaged electrical devices can cause electrical fires and even electrocution. Use extreme caution.

After you've turned off the electricity, it's time to call water damage professionals. If you're located in Star, Idaho, Complete Restoration Services has you covered, whether the water damage is residential or commercial. Since emergencies can happen at any time, we answer the phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We arrive quickly to inspect your property and discover the source of the water damage.


There can be many potential causes for water damage in Star, Idaho, such as:

  • Burst or leaking pipes due to failed plumbing
  • Clogged and overflowing toilets
  • Sewer backup
  • Appliance leaks, such as from a refrigerator waterline, dishwasher, washing machine, or water heater
  • Floods due to natural disasters like storms causing rising water in the nearby Boise River
  • Storms causing shingles to be removed from a roof and then causing roof leaks
  • Flooding after firefighters extinguish a fire
  • High groundwater table or groundwater intrusion
  • Flooded basements or crawlspaces
  • Flooding due to snowmelt
  • Broken residential sprinklers or commercial buildings damaged due to fire-prevention sprinklers

What To Expect During Your Water Damage Restoration in Star, Idaho

What to expect from Water Damage Restoration in Star Idaho

After we have discovered the cause of your water damage, our experts at Complete Restoration Services will complete the following water damage restoration steps:

Emergency Mitigation:

We will control the leak's source if this has not already been safely done. Then we will salvage what we can and remove what cannot be saved, including your sheetrock and carpet. We will also remove any remaining water through pumps, wet vacuums, and dehumidifiers.

Loss Assessment:

We will take photos and work directly with your insurance company. This way, you have less to worry about, and we'll take over acting as your general contractor and point of contact.

Structure Restoration:

Our team of local contractors will help rebuild your property, and we will bill your insurance directly.

Sanitization and Disinfection:

Our water damage professionals will apply products that deodorize and prevent the formation of dangerous mold. We can also professionally clean valuables, including steam cleaning furniture.


When water damage happens, you need to be able to trust a professional. If you're located in the Star, Idaho area, give us a call 24/7. Not only do our professionals have the experience and equipment needed to restore as much as possible and prevent black mold quickly, but we are also experts at handling water damage insurance claims. Give us a call, day or night, and we will be there to guide you through water damage restoration of any size.