Power Dry - Sewage Cleanup Services

When sewer pipes in your home or business break, contact the team of technicians at Power Dry for immediate and timely removal. We’re a reputable water damage restoration company with experience reviving properties after sewage accidents happen.

Emergency Sewage backup Cleanup Kansas City

Because of the risks involved, sewage cleanup is a job best left to the professionals. We have served the Kansas City area for over a quarter of a century. Our conscientious and highly trained staff has the skills needed to ensure that all sewage is removed and permanent damage prevented. It is imperative that all moisture and contaminants be safely removed from your carpet and your home. Our process ensures that your home is dry and free of bacteria, mold spores and other residue:

Step 1:
Apply initial disinfectant.

Sewage can contain dangerous bacteria and mold can begin growing in as little as 24 to 48 hours. Our process kills any microbes that can damage your property and endanger your family. 

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Step 2:
Extract sewage.

Our efficient team of trained professionals quickly and efficiently removes sewage from your home.

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Step 3:
Remove and dispose of carpet and pad.

In most cases, carpet and padding are destroyed by sewage contamination. We pull up the carpet and pad and remove them from your home.

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Step 4:
Steam clean the floor.

Our state of the art machines steam clean out any dirt, grime and residue that may have gotten below your carpet and pad. This allows a fresh start and the chance to restore your home to its former condition.

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Step 5:
Apply final disinfectant.

A second application of disinfectant kills any remaining microbial invaders and ensures that there is no mold or mildew growth after the fact. When necessary, we can also remove damaged drywall and apply disinfectant inside the walls to prevent hidden growth. Our thorough treatment allows you to install new carpet and enjoy your home problem-free.

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Step 6:
Install drying equipment and air cleaner.

Our high powered fans remove any lingering moisture. The air cleaner freshens air inside your home and removes any odors left behind.

For 34 years, we’ve provided the sewage clean up Kansas City homeowners trust. If sewage enters your home, contact us immediately so we can start fixing the damage and saving you from costly repairs later on.

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Causes & Dangers of Sewage Backup

Sewage backups are arguably the worst plumbing issues you can have as sewer contents can impact your health. There are many components of a sewage system, so it doesn’t take much to cause a break or malfunction. 

Causes of a sewage backup:

Dangers of a sewage backup:

Avoid walking through or removing sewage wastewater. If inhaled or ingested, these pathogens and other sewage contents may lead to diarrheal illness, viral diseases,  stomach flu, kidney failure, or liver disease. Cleaning sewage and restoring your property is an urgent matter, and should always be done by a professional. Stay away from the area until Power Dry arrives and secures the site.

How to prevent a sewer backup:

When you have a sewage backup emergency, contact the experts at Power Dry for around-the-clock service. 

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Sewage Cleanup FAQs

Do I Need to Hire a Sewage Cleanup Company for a Backup in My Toilet?

Yes!  Although the water may be clear, anything that comes out of a toilet can be dangerous to your home and your health.  If your home or business has water damage from a sewer or toilet, call Power Dry right away.
However, category 2 (grey water) and 3 (black water) damages need professional sewage cleanup and restoration services.  If your home or business has a cracked or broken sewage sewer pipe, call Power Dry right away.

What Causes Sewage Damage?

Generally speaking, several factors can cause sewage blockage. However, there are a few reasons that can happen more than others: clogged sewer pipes, tree roots, damaged plumbing, sewer main blockage, and heavy rains.

How Quickly Should I Report Sewage Damage?

Prolonged exposure to sewage damage may contaminate unaffected areas of your home or building. As soon as you discover sewage damage, evacuate the premises and get in touch with a sewage damage specialist immediately.

What Causes a Toilet Backup?

Plumbing mishaps can be caused by malfunctioning parts, clogs in the system, or user error.
If you require someone to find the source of the blockage or malfunction, contact a local plumber.

Is Sewage Backup Dangerous?

When it comes to sewage backups in your home, you can never be too careful. The water can have hazardous contaminants ranging from parasites and fungi to viruses. Just because the water is clear doesn’t mean it’s not harmful. Address the situation as quickly as possible by calling in a restoration professional.

How Much Does Insurance Cover?

Please contact your insurance agent to confirm coverage.  We will work with your insurance company to provide necessary documentation.  

Does Power Dry Service Properties at Night?

Power Dry technicians pride themselves on being available for life’s unexpected water damages.  If you have residential or commercial water damage, give us a call. Our water damage specialists are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

Is it Safe to Live In a House With Sewer Water Damage?

Staying in a house with sewer damage can be dangerous. Water from sewer backups is unsanitary and contains harmful bacteria. Don’t put the safety of your family at risk. Contact a plumber for immediate sewage restoration.

When Should You Hire a Professional Restoration Company?

Dealing with water damage issues can be daunting. Contact a professional service like Power Dry to do the job for you. Our team of experts has the tools and experience to get the job done right.

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Why You Should Choose Power Dry

Power Dry has been serving the Kansas City area for nearly 40 years. We Turn Chaos Into Calm™. 

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