South Florida-Based PuroClean Provides Customized Remediation Services for Multicultural Clients

We are a family-operated business that has been in Miami Dade, Monroe and Broward Counties in Florida since 2003. Our owner, Hugo A. Urribarri, is a proud Venezuelan attorney, who is completely dedicated to the property damage remediation business in South Florida.

We serve all Miami Dade, Monroe and Broward Counties, providing 24/7 fire, water, and mold property damage mitigation and remediation services for those customers who have been affected by an accident in their valuable homes.

Our average “on-site” time is 60 minutes, and we work directly with your local insurance provider. Give us a call now at (305)752-4019 to schedule a visit.

Hugo Urribarri and their team at PuroClean of South Miami also service the Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Hialeah, Homestead communities and more Florida communities. You can see our full list of service areas to the right.

Our South Florida-based Team:

Since 1987, Hugo Urribarri has been an Attorney at Law from the University of Zulia in Venezuela, where he earned his Juris Doctorate, which he now uses to advise his customers. He completed post-graduate studies in international law at Florida International University from 1999 to 2000. Hugo and wife Thais Torres founded ATH International Corp, INC in 1996, a company for exporting marine parts from the United States to Venezuela. They closed this company in 2002, when they refused to work with the Venezuelan government under Dictator Chavez. He purchased his PuroClean franchise in 2003. Hugo is certified by the IICRC in fire, water, and odor damage remediation, and he is licensed by the State of Florida in Mold Remediation.

Hugo’s wife, Thais, is a Venezuelan Attorney at Law and has dedicated herself since 2003 to growing PuroClean of South Miami.

All our employees are strictly trained and background-checked before they begin to work with us. As a firm, we are certified by the IICRC and by the State of Florida.

South Florida-based Team provides support in the community

We love South Florida because we can serve a multicultural community with many people from many different places. We love the variety of persons from a huge range of nations. South Florida is a paradise, containing great things from Latin America within the United States. We love Miami because of its tropical climate, beautiful environment, multi-cultural traditions, and the many different opportunities to work.

As part of loving our community, Hugo is a 4th degree Knight of Columbus, a Eucharistic minister, and an Emmaus server in the Catholic Church. Hugo and his wife Thais help many churches to do a variety of charitable events in South Florida. They are also permanent providers of food, clothing, and economic support for families in need. Lastly, Hugo and Thais support the people of Venezuela by sending food, medicines, and other necessities, to help reduce the huge need in their country of origin. We have also supported our community by fixing homes free of cost for those families whose insurance coverage or personal funds are not enough to restore their properties. We feed the homeless wherever they are and support different schools and institutions with both funds and hand-completed work.

Our Team

Hugo Torres

Hugo A. Urribarri


A Venezuelan attorney, Hugo bought PuroClean of South Miami in March 2003. An expert in property damage mitigation and remediation, he has accumulated now 17 years of experience in water, mold, and fire, and odors damages restoration. Hugo dedication is always doing his best to guarantee the excellence of services to PuroClean of South Miami customers whatever they are homeowners, renters, contractors, and insurance companies claims staff.
Thais Torres

Thais M. Torres


A Venezuelan attorney moved to Miami, FL. EEUU since 1998 as a loved wife following his husband Hugo Urribarri looking for new horizons to raise their little child Athenas Cristina far away from the communist regime of Hugo Chavez. As DVP Thais Torres takes care of guidance and supervising of the administrative as well operative aspects of PuroClean of South Miami.

Jean Carrero

Manager of Operations

Joined PuroClean in 2014

Jean moved to Miami in 2010 with his wife Cindy. Both young adults were looking for freedom and a safe place to live far from communist regime of his natal country. Today, Jean and Cindy are parents of two beautiful babies born in Miami. Jean as Manager of Operation of PuroClean of South Miami is responsible to cover all approved protocols, guidelines, and standards for the property damage restoration industry, always doing his best to go over the excellence without limits.
David A Mendoza

David Mendoza

Team Operation Leader

David moved with his parents to Miami, in 2008 while still a child. A man of great character, he was forced to sacrifice his studies in engineering and computation to work and help his parents and siblings. David as Operational Team Leader guide and control the technicians during mitigation/remediation projects. David is a guarantee of professionalism, courtesy manners, and excellent customer satisfaction.
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Danny M. Gonzalez

VP of Business Development

Danny is a young man born in Miami from Cubans parents that came to Miami in 1960, still infants themselves. As VP of Business Development, Danny takes care of commercial relations with insurance companies, contractors, and customers giving information as well explaining our area of expertise in water, mold, and fire mitigation/remediation services. Danny G, besides, is an active technician and plumber in field operation when needed.


We have been honored to receive the following awards and certifications...

IICRC Certified

EPA Lead Safe Certified

Mr. Urribarri and his team were excellent and professional. They scheduled to review the problem immediately, gave me detailed information of what needed to be done, and called or came by to ensure [...]


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I love everything about this company. They are responsible, hard-working people and I truly recommend them. I am amazingly shocked at the quality and service.


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