IICRC Certified Water, Fire, Mold Company Requirements

Why is it important to choose a certified water, fire, and mold restoration specialist company when choosing a restoration contractor? Training: ensures safety of the occupants and employees Procedures: proper knowledge of the most up-to-date steps for proper remediation Continuing Education: updated class certification requirements The EPA estimates that the average person spends 90% of their…

Kitchen Fire Cleanup Lemon Grove

Lemon Grove, CA is a city in San Diego County located in “East County.” As with many homes in the County, kitchens are particularly susceptible to kitchen fire smoke damage due to the nature of cooking, flames, and fires normally happening when preparing food. There are normally more electrical outlets, appliances, and chances for electrical…

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…

House Fires: The Most Common Causes and Circumstances.

One of the most unfortunate events that can happen to a family. House fires can destroy personal belongings, leave families homeless, and can cost thousands of dollars. They can be avoided if you make yourself and your family aware of what causes house fires and how they can be avoided. Kitchen Most house fires actually start…

Water, Fire & Mold Restoration Contractor's Office & Shop, a 360 Degree View

Hi, I’m Micah Somarriba, owner of Dry Express Restoration, and the video on this page is an overview of our office, shop, and vehicles.  The dialogue on the video is as follows……here are a couple of our vehicles, all of them are logoed as well as our trailers that you see on there on the…

The Dry Express Experience

We specialize in insurance claims for emergency services and associated reconstruction. Dry Express Restoration’s purpose is to serve the insurance industry and associated customers, to make sure the water, fire, mold, and trauma emergency restoration and reconstruction service experience is free of emotional distress, free of frustration, and expedited in duration.  I have come up…

FIRE DAMAGE - Easy steps to protect your home – 888-DRY-EXPRESS

An ounce of prevention can result in a ton of savings to your home and health……   What are the primary causes of residential fires?…… –          Sparks and open flames (e.g. wood burning, electronics) –          Fixtures and electrical wiring (e.g. lighting, switches / plugs) –          Smoking –          Cooking –          Ignition due to low temperature (e.g.…