Facts About The Different Types Of Events That Might Require Utah Disaster Cleanup
When an average homeowner thinks of needing disaster cleanup they think of things like hurricanes and tornadoes. Certainly when that type of natural disaster happens then getting the help you need is very important. But there are many situations where you may need Utah disaster cleanup if you’re in Northern Utah other than that type of disaster.
Water damage can happen to a home because of a natural flood. If that is the case it is a very unusual event for most areas. Other factors that can lead to flooding of a home include when there’s a sewer backup, a plumbing issue such as a pipe burst or other similar occurrences. These happen more frequently than a natural flood and yet they can be just as damaging.
Although a sewer backup may not be considered a natural disaster it could be disastrous for your home. There are serious concerns when the sewer gets backed up because of the hazardous material that’s involved. It is definitely something that you wouldn’t want to ignore. This is a problem that needs your immediate attention.
We are Utah Disaster Specialists and we can help. Regardless of whether you have a problem with a natural disaster or one of these other issues that are disastrous for your home, we can provide the Utah disaster cleanup that you need. We service Northern Utah which includes Provo, Ogden, and Salt Lake City.
One of the big issues that you will face with water damage is the fact that the areas you can see may appear to have dried out. There are many areas in a home that can’t easily be seen and water can remain there. When the water remains it can damage the property and it can cause health hazards like mold.
Have Your Property Tested For Mold And If Needed, Have It Removed
Regardless of whether flooding took place in your basement or in other parts of the home, there is a high likelihood of mold developing. If the flooding was substantial it is almost certain that mold exists. In such situations, it can be difficult to totally dry out your property unless you involve a professional company that has the right type of equipment and experienced technicians. This is where a company like ours comes in. We have the experience and tools needed so that we can test your home and determine what it needs and then, when necessary, we can remove the mold and moisture completely.
Having your home inspected by us is the first step. We will come to your property and fully inspect both the obvious areas and the less obvious areas that could be at risk. We know how to find the mold that is hidden on your property. Once we have found it we can then began to remove it.
Damage From Fire And Smoke
Unexpected occurrences can happen quickly that lead to fire and smoke damage. Electrical wiring can spark and cause a fire that quickly causes a significant amount of damage. Something as simple as a dryer vent or gas leak can ignite a fire. We recommend that you put contingency plans in place to exit the home in an emergency as well as to protect important documents such as insurance papers, birth certificates, irreplaceable photos, and other important items.
It is often necessary to quarantine a property when there’s been significant damage to it by fire. This is done by the fire department or a disaster recovery specialist. Even though you can try to learn as much as possible about fire damage you will still likely need a restoration specialist to help you restore your home. We can provide Utah disaster cleanup and restoration throughout northern Utah. If your home has been damaged by fire you should give us a call and allow us to come and look at your property and speak with you about how we can help.
Air Duct Cleaning
It’s easy to let the air ducts in your home go unchecked. This is a major mistake. Your air ducts will get full of allergens and dust mites and this can be very unhealthy. These factors also have a significant impact on how efficient your heating and cooling system will perform. You likely feel that you’re keeping your home clean and yet when your air ducts are full of dust, allergens, and dust mites it blows that into the air and permeates throughout the home.
Unhealthy elements such as dander, bacteria, dead skin, dust mites, and hair from pets and people are all found in the air ducts. We can come and inspect your air ducts for you to see what condition they’re in. If they are in need of being cleaned then we can provide that service for you. You can call us or visit our website and arrange for us to come to your home.