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What Is Green Mold and Is It Dangerous?

Mold comes in many textures and colors, but they all have a few things in common — they grow in moist areas, they feed on organic matter, and can pose a threat to your health.

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Can My Carpet and Pad Be Saved after a Flood?

After a flood, many homeowners and property managers wonder if their carpet and pad can be saved.

How to Get Moldy Smell out of Carpet
How to Remove Musty Smells from Carpet

Musty-smelling carpets are both unpleasant and dangerous.

Sewage Backup Causes and What You Can Do

Black water is floodwater that contains contaminants and viruses that present severe risks of illness.

Molding A Basic Understanding: The Spore You Know!

No matter how clean a home is, mold has a way of sprouting up unexpectedly.

PuroClean Disaster Services Is Recognized At The 2021 PuroClean International Convention

From June 7 through June 10, PuroClean hosted its annual convention at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, FL.

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Can Air Purifiers Remove Household Mold Spores?

Mold is a common nuisance in many homes and properties.

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PuroClean Performs a Precautionary COVID-19 Cleaning For a Restaurant

Talk about going above and beyond for your customers! Two Chefs is a restaurant and catering business in Bensenville, IL, and they value their customers’ peace of mind.

The Risks of DIY Sewage Flood Cleanup in Your Home

Sewage flooding, typically occurring in the basement or bathroom, is a critical problem that needs to be addressed immediately.

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Restoring a Church in Texas After a Massive Polar Vortex

The polar vortex of February 2021 ravaged the state of Texas with blizzard conditions, unlike anything many had ever experienced.

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What is that Smell? How to Remove Unwanted Smells in Your Home

There are many possible reasons why an unpleasant smell lingers in your house.

Holiday Lights Safety Tips

There’s something magical about lights during the holiday season.

Have a Safe Thanksgiving with These Fire Prevention Tips
Have a Safe Thanksgiving with These Fire Prevention Tips

Thanksgiving Day is one of our most important celebrations, but did you know that it’s also the leading day for home cooking fires? [...]

Fireplace Safety Guidelines
Fireplace Safety Guidelines

If you enjoy the occasional fire in your wood-burning fireplace, keep in mind that heating equipment is one of the leading causes of home fires during the winter months.

Restoring a Medical Facility After a Water Main Break

Medical facilities are of the utmost importance to our world.

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Sanitizing a COVID-19 Outbreak at a Geneva Food Bank

The outbreak of COVID-19 has presented new challenges for communities around the world and close to home.

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PuroClean is Working 24/7 to Restore Flooded Properties in Chicagoland

Our crews are working around the clock to help you, our fellow Chicagoland neighbors, during this record-setting flooding.

PuroClean’s Clean Start Program vs Standard Janitorial Services

As companies prepare to reopen and welcome back their employees, customers, clients, and others, they have to reconsider how they clean.

Woman sneezing into tissue - Coronavirus - 7 Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about the 2019-nCoV
Coronavirus – 7 Frequently Asked Questions Answered

Be informed and follow safety precautions to keep the COVID-19 risk down and avoid the virus from spreading.

Coronavirus Home Cleaning Tips
Home Disinfection Tips: The Right Way to Disinfect

According to the CDC, cleaning frequently touched objects and surfaces helps prevent the spread of respiratory diseases like the coronavirus.

Coronavirus Pandemic: The Paramedics of Property Damage Are Working Long Hours to Stop the Spread

To our crews and employees — THANK YOU for working long hours and putting yourselves in harm’s way to better assist our community during an unprecedented time.

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