How to Safely Dry Soaked Wet Flooded Drywall from a Water Line Burst in a Home Without Removing the Drywall

Many homes in the area are mainly covered with drywall in the interior. Others sometimes have plaster. And others have some areas with paneling. When there is a flood from a clean water loss like a burst copper line break, supply line flood, sink overflow, interior sprinkler system flood, etc these areas can be safely…

How to Clean Up and Safely Dryout a Flood from a Refrigerator Icemaker Line Burst

Many homes in CA have refrigerator icemaker water supply lines that are very prone to bursts. They are convenient but when they burst they can cause floods ranging from slow leaks to sudden bursts. Some are plastic, others are copper. Some are connected initially under the home and others are connected with a wall. Many are…

How to Cleanup, Dry Out, and Sanitize a Flood from a Water Main Break or Flash Rain Flood

There are many buildings near drainage infrastructure that is not sufficient to drain water when strong rains occur, causing flooding to buildings and businesses. Additionally, the supply and drainage lines in this part of the County are much older than many parts of the County and are therefore prone to breaking, flooding the streets, and…

How to Cleanup and Dry the Inside of a Home from an Outside Sprinkler Flood

Many homes are prone to flooding from outside sprinklers. Examples of flooding from sprinklers may include: 1.  Sprinkler spraying in through a window or door 2.  Sprinkler spraying against an exterior wall that leaks into the home. 3.  Sprinkler causing enough groundwater overflow that it leaches into the home through a slab or wall. 4.…

When and How Do I Get My Home Cleaned from the Fires

We work with all insurance carriers. Many surrounding communities have been declared in a state of emergency.  Cal Fire has updates on the fires.  Many home owners want to know “is getting smoke and ash and fire damage cleaned up and removed from my home covered by my insurance”? They also want to know “how do…

How To Remove Smoke, Ash, and Odor from Your Home from the Wild Fires

The wild fires are sill ablaze (May 15th, 2014).  There have been several separate fires with wild fires, which have affected hundreds of homes and engulfed dozens. The damage is extensive. Some questions and answers are below. Q1: Is fire and smoke and ash damage covered by my insurance. A1: If you have insurance, the…

How to Dryout and Cleanup Soaked Cabinets from a Flooded Kitchen

Depending on the type of construction of the cabinetry, they can be very expensive to replace to very, very expensive to replace. Not only for the material but also for the labor to replace them but also the labor to get them to match exactly. We have a process that can save soaked, wet cabinetry…

How to Fix and Cleanup a Flood Home or Crawlspace from an Overflowed or Burst Swimming Pool

Many homes have swimming pools. Some are above ground and the majority are in-ground. There are several issues that happen with these pools that can cause flooding in a home or crawlspace. For example, a swimming pool can leak and cause a slow flood or burst (possibly from an earthquake or from old age or…