We provide bespoke flood drying and water damage restoration services to our clients at the time of need. We promise to provide every service in a cost-effective way and to your highest level of satisfaction.
Flood Doctor is a “one-stop-shop” flood drying and water damage repair services, taking care of all your needs during this difficult time. From the initial response to returning to your property to pre-incident condition, we’ll take care of all the fine details for you.
COMPLETE DRYING SOLUTIONS
Mitigate the damage with a quick, fast and effective response from Flood Doctor.
Regardless of the size of the job, with our state of the art drying equipment and technical knowledge, we can help you in every scenario. We specialise in the drying of layered constructions using negative and positive pressure systems. Where others failed, we succeed. From small residential claims to large and complex commercial projects, we do it all.
Our experts will come to you, assess the situation and provide you with our diagnosis; alongside recommendations containing further steps (if necessary).
I contacted FloodDoctor regarding some mould inside a flat roof void, I was able to speak to someone straight away who was knowledgeable and able to provide me with a competitive price to deal with the problem.Being a builder myself, they were happy for me to expose the area as needed which was an added bonus. I'll happily use them again in future if needed.
Pawel from Flood Doctor provided a fantastic service for fairly major leaks/flooding in two different properties.The initial response time was super quick with a very thorough assessment and execution of what was needed. Extremely professional service from start to finish, a great job done and a pleasure to work with. Would highly recommend.
I always have some trepidation using a contractor for the first time who has not been recommended to me, but Pawel at Flooddoctor changed my perception of this. He was first rate. He was incredibly responsive and professional. His work was neat and tidy. His fees were reasonable and transparent. And he took real pride in his work. You can see he enjoyed what it did. In short, he turned a very stressful situation of a basement under water into something that was more than manageable. Can’t recommend him highly enough. MS
We were asked by our insurers to provide them with two quotes for the repair of our flat and Pawel's report just blew me away with the level of detail, and the price was also lower than his competitor.Our flat was thoroughly dried and renovated in no time.Excellent service from Pawel and the team, I cannot recommend highly enough.
We are certified by the British Damage Management Association.
Available 24 Hours
Regardless of when your incident occurs, we are on-hand to help 24 hours a day.
Our emergency response times mean we can mobilize and be with you within 2 hours.
All in One Solution
Our all in one solution means we can repair as well as restore your property.
Types of Professional Drying Services We Offer
The most common type of drying method utilising refrigerant dehumidifiers and air movers. This drying system employs refrigerant dehumidifiers which capable of removing large amounts of water vapour from the air, in conjunction with air movers which are used to disturb the boundary layer on the surface of building materials. It works great in initial stages of the drying (depending on construction) however this method of drying has severe limitations especially in a modern building with floor/ceiling voids and wall cavities where moisture can be trapped.
Target drying utilises heat/energy to remove moisture from the subsurface of the building material. Dry air is pumped into the enclosure, which creates a microclimate with very low vapour pressure; wet building material will have a high vapour pressure due to high moisture content. Water vapour moves from an area of high vapour pressure to the area with low vapour pressure to reach a balance/equilibrium.
This drying method is useful when drying dense building materials; additionally we are focusing all energy on drying a specific area rather than the entire room/building.
Specialist drying or otherways knows as injection drying is an alternative to extensive strip out works when water/moisture penetrates into the sub-floor voids and wall cavities.
Most of the modern buildings will have cavity walls and sub-floor voids with thermal or acoustic insulation below the floor or within the walls.
Removal of the excess moisture from these hard to reach areas will be impossible using traditional drying techniques. That’s where specialist drying comes into action, by utilising negative (pull) and positive (push) pressure systems we can remove moisture or even standing water from those difficult to access areas.
High Capacity “Speed” Drying
This method uses trailer-mounted units which are essentially big desiccants which produce high volumes of hot moving air at low relative humidity. This system heats the air and adds heat energy to the building materials to speed up the evaporation rate. This is very useful with severely saturated properties or on a large commercial project.
There are limitations, as to where this system can be deployed, high temperature may cause damage to some of the building materials for example, wood, contents should be removed to prevent damage etc.