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A resident in the apartments I manage let their pet “do their business” all over the carpet. I got the carpet replaced, but the smell came back. What can I do about this?

PuroClean Disaster Restoration Specialists can remediate many biohazard issues including pet damage. The subfloor needs to be professionally cleaned and

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I heard that bleach can be used to treat mold. There is what looks like mold on the drywall around my windows, but it keeps coming back when I spray bleach on it. Why is that?

Drywall is a porous surface, so spraying it with bleach (which is mostly water) will make the problem worse. Call

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I had a small kitchen fire that was contained to the stove, but there was a lot of smoke and the smell has not gone away on its own. Can I clean the area myself?

Smoke has the potential to migrate to every surface and item in the home- walls, floors, into and onto cabinets,

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I had a pipe burst in my home and the standing water receded. Won’t it just dry out by itself?

It is best to call in a professional like PuroClean Disaster Restoration Specialists to map out the 70% of water

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Will my homeowners insurance cover water damage?

Homeowners insurance provides coverage for damage that is sudden and accidental (such as water heater ruptures or pipe bursts). However,

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How do certified technicians typically handle water damage?

The first thing professionals do is remove damaged materials that will either be restored or discarded. Materials include baseboards, insulation,

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What should I do after a flood or sewage or water leak?

Firstly, contact a water damage restoration company as soon as possible. Don’t wait as water can cause mold and irremediable

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Why is water damage dangerous?

Floodwater that comes from outside and from sewage backups contains dangerous contaminants like viruses and bacteria. If the water isn’t

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What causes water damage?

Water damage can occur after natural disasters, such as thunderstorms or hurricanes that cause flooding, from pipe bursts, appliance malfunctions,

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How long will the restoration process take?

The length of time varies on the extent of the damage. Additionally, local authorities and your insurance agent will also

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