The dangers of a flooded basement will resonate with Santa Monica residents. The city was not spared the terror of the 1938 floods and an adjacent neighborhood, Santa Monica Canyon, sustained much damage as well. When your basement has been badly inundated, you must call Santa Monica water damage restoration specialists like the team at Southern California Water Damage Pros to turn things around.One of the most important selling points of a water damage restorer is that they can help facilitate your insurance claim. Hanson suggests that affected homeowners catalog the damage first by taking pictures and ask the insurers themselves to come see everything for an accurate assessment. The water damage restorerâ¤™s data can be part of the supporting material for the claim.