Storm Damage Photo Gallery

collage of exterior tarped home, interior ceiling exposed

Ice Dams

Winter is near and with it comes cold, snowy weather. Sometimes, the combination of ice and snow on a roof that is not properly insulated will cause Ice Dams. Last winter, that is exactly what happened to this Newton home. The result was severe water damage. Luckily, they called the experts at SERVPRO of Newton and Wellesley! Our team of experts was on sight within 4 hours of receiving the call. They surveyed the damage and installed drying equipment. The homeowner was amazed with our responsiveness, professionalism and attention to detail. The Disaster Remediation team at SERVPRO of Newton and Wellesley is “Faster to any size disaster!” Call us first and we will make it, “Like it never even happened.”

On Vacation and Pipes Back Home Burst

Owners of this beautiful Weston home were just devastated upon returning from their trip only to find several pipes have burst.  In addition the water had been running only to be discovered days latef.  The arctic cold spell was to blame with temperatures below zero lasting for a couple of days.  Picture shown here is water springing from the pipes in their heated! garage.  

Pipe Bursts in Living Room

 Another pipe fell victim to New England inclement weather.  This pipe burst and flooded the living room of this Massachusetts home.  SERVPRO of Newton / Wellesley had to remove part of the damage wall so the interior could dry out using our specialized equipment.  So whenever your home When your Newton home has water damage from flooding or leaks, we have the expertise and equipment to properly restore your property.

House Struck By Lightning

This home in  was struck by lightning while the homeowner was away and fortunately no one was hurt.  However the home received extensive damage and the house caught on fire due to this summer thunderstorm.  SERVPRO of Newton / Wellesley responds immediately with our highly trained technicians who employ specialized equipment and techniques to restore your home back to pre-storm condition!

Below Freezing Weather Causes Pipes to Burst

 The customer's pipe burst behind their kitchen sink and not only flooded the kitchen floor but also seeped into the finished basement below. SERVPRO of Newton / Wellesley was immediately on the scene with our advanced equipment and scientific drying techniques.  In addition our Water Damage Restoration Technicians  uses our special drying process to bring your home back to pre-storm condition.  

Ice Dam Puts Customer in a Jam

 Skylights are notorious for causing rook leaks and dam no matter how many times you leak proof them using a flashing kit.  When ice dams occur they are bound to cause much damage to your roof and home.  As seen in this picture, you can see where the water began to pool, warping the paint and affecting the wood structure. 

Kitchen Sink Pipe Burst Affects Basement

 A wave of arctic temps hit the New England area in February and we had a great deal of customers affected by their pipes bursting.  The only difference was for the ones at home they were able to address the situation right away.  As shown in this picture, the customers pipe burst under their kitchen sink and seeped into the basement affecting all dry boards.  

Storm Damages Beautiful 1920's home

  While the customer was away, a cold front was the culprit of several pipes bursting causing the furnace to malfunction, leak and subsequently the radiators leaked.  In a charming 1920s, 2 story seven room home, sadly all seven rooms were affected.  SERVPRO of Newton / Wellesly responded immediately to the customer's flood and storm damage emergency and brought this beautiful home back to pre-storm condition.