Mold on Contents

Removing mold from contents can be an exhausting process resulting in many man hours. Some items can be saved once mold grows on them, and others can not.  When mold has grown on contents, it’s also important to remember that not all chemicals and cleaning methods are alike and safe for certain surfaces.  Here’s some […]

Handwashing & Kids

Hand washing is an easy, inexpensive, and effective way to prevent the spread of germs and keep people healthy. For kids, washing hands can be a fun and entertaining activity. It is simple enough for even very young children to understand. Hand washing gives children and adults a chance to take an active role in their own health. Once kids […]

Hand Washing

Frequent hand-washing is one of the best ways to avoid getting sick and spreading illness. Hand-washing requires only soap and water or an alcohol-based hand sanitizer — a cleanser that doesn’t require water. As you touch people, surfaces and objects throughout the day, you accumulate germs on your hands. In turn, you can infect yourself […]

Preventing Mold in High Efficiency Washers

Mold and mildew can be a problem for washing machines, especially high-efficiency washers. Such appliances use less water and require special care to prevent conditions that promote bacterial growth and the consequent accompanying odor. Mold and mildew can be easily prevented or eliminated by following a simple routine and sticking with it.  After the washing […]

So Called “Flushable Wipes”

Time and time again we get calls about toilets over flowing and come to find out it is from flushable wipes.  We inform every customer of ours not to purchase these wipes, because they are not truly flushable.  They do not break down like they claim, but they do eventually break down which allows companies […]

Hoarding Before & After

 Here is a photo of a home which was in deplorable conditions.  There was a considerable amount of trash, urine, fecal matter and other potentially infectious materials throughout.  The home was completely decontaminated, demoed and then reconstructed.

How & When to Clean Rugs

What are the steps typically taken by a professional to clean rugs? What is the difference in today’s techniques and those of yesteryear? Is there a way to stay environmentally friendly or green? Dusting is the important first step to achieving a fresh looking and smelling carpet. The dust and dirt particles must be removed […]

Gross Filth Conditions

Many people are aware of hoarding conditions, especially after the popular television show, but few are aware of another condition called, Gross Filth. This involves the cleaning and decontamination of an uninhabitable space which includes fecal matter, bodily fluids, excessive rubbish, expired food, potentially infectious materials, hazardous items, boxed items, mold, etc. This does indeed […]

What Now?

When a death or traumatic event occurs unexpectedly or in a violent manner, most property owners lack the knowledge or experience to know what to do.  In certain situations a family member may take their own life leaving a scene which contains biological and potentially infectious waste behind.  Other times a family member or friend […]