Water damage repairs may not exactly be as easy as a lot of people may think. Water damage can include the more common concerns such as a water pipes breaking, roof leaks or a sink overflowing as well as other less common instances. Water damage can also include mildew and moisture, which can damage some areas or items in a home. Most repairs for water damage can be needed by any house, as there are particular areas prone to damage from water. Such areas include the walls, woodwork, the basement, windows, interior plumbing and the roof. Homeowners may consider hiring a professional to help them with most, if not all, of these problems. There are some homeowners who may think they have what it takes to fix water damage.