My San Diego Home Had Lead Paint

My San Diego Home Had Lead Paint. What do I do? The EPA regulates the certification of lead abatement contractors for lead-based paint practices during renovations, repair, and painting. This program is different than obtaining a license for full lead abatement which, for contractors in California, the certification and licensing is done through the California Department of Public Health, is mandated by the California Code of Regulations mainly under Title 8 and Title 10, and are outlined by … [Read more...]

San Diego Long Term Water Damage Cleanup

San Diego Long Term Water Damage Cleanup San Diego Long Term Water Damage Cleanup -The homes in this area tend to be a bit older since the City began not too far from the epicenter. Some homes are newer but of the ones that are many are remodels. This lends to faulty pipes, worn down valves, and ways for water to slowly or quickly creep into a home. Long term water damage almost always is synonymous with mold damage. Mold will grow when conditions are right: consistent elevated moisture levels, … [Read more...]

San Diego Wood Rot Water Damage

San Diego Wood Rot Water Damage As with most homes in the area, the homes here are prone to San Diego Wood Rot Water Damage. It could be from a leaky pipe, a sudden burst, a sprinkler, a flood from rain, etc that caused water damage. When the water damage occurs without notice or without maintenance when there is a flood, long term water damage and wood rot can occur. When we see wood rot it is due to long term moisture levels. Sometimes it’s from improper construction and other times its from … [Read more...]

San Diego Crawlspace Water Removal

Well, the good news is that it looks like San Diego's Drought is diminishing, but the bad news is that you have standing water flooded into the crawlspace of your home. This is a major problem!   If standing water is left under a home for an extended period of time, microbial growth and mold can grow under the home due to increased humidity. Many homes need crawlspace flood cleanup and have crawlspaces or areas of access under their structures. If this happens then a whole avenue of … [Read more...]

Hot Water Heater Flood La Mesa

Hot Water Heater Flood La Mesa HOT WATER HEATER FLOOD LA MESA - Hot water heaters floods are notorious for causing leaks and floods into homes. Fortunately, many are located in garages where the damage can be confined to just that area. Other times they are on a stand in a garage and adjacent to an interior wall that allows the water to seep or flood into the home. And yet other times they are located inside a home or on a second floor. The first step is to get the water shut off to stop … [Read more...]

Lemon Grove Water Damage Cleanup

Lemon Grove Water Damage Are you in Lemon Grove and experiencing water damage? The homes in Lemon Grove tend to be a bit older since the City began not too far from the epicenter. Some homes are newer but of the ones that are many are remodels. This lends to faulty pipes, worn down valves, and ways for water to slowly or quickly creep into a home. Long term water damage almost always is synonymous with mold damage. Mold will grow when conditions are right: consistent elevated moisture levels, … [Read more...]

Broken Shower Leak Clean Up

Broken Shower Leak Clean Up Many homes have stand up showers installed in their bathrooms for taking showers. A leaky shower door causing water damage occurs often in these homes from short and long term water damage. Let us help you with your Broken Shower Leak Clean Up. We have a process to quickly and safely dry out the water damage, clean up the damage associated with it, and rapidly get your life back to normal. The steps for drying out and cleaning up water damage from a leaky shower … [Read more...]

Lead-Safe Certified Company – Dry Express Restoration

Why is it important for a company to be lead-safe certified company? It is very important for companies to be lead certified and Dry Express Restoration is proud to have earned this certification! Lead can be very dangerous and cause health problems if not dealt with properly. Houses that are older than 1978 has a very high chance of being lead content and is mandated by state law to be tested. Having a company that is lead certified assures that the handling of this hazardous material will … [Read more...]

Sewage Clean Up San Diego

Sewage Clean Up San Diego Is your drain line broken? Is your sewer backed up? Is your toilet overflowing? Is a drain seeping into your basement or crawlspace? If any of these situations apply to you, you need local San Diego sewage clean up. What health illnesses and damage to your home will happen if your home does NOT get cleaned properly? What are the steps for cleaning sewage? We outline below the steps. Health problems and illnesses can arise if your sewage is not properly cleaned … [Read more...]

Removing Mold in a Tenant Occupied Building

  The relationship with landlord and tenant has many challenges. Each side has a large amount of responsibilities which results in a huge amount of liability. What happens when there is mold found in a tenant occupied building, home, or apartment? Who is responsible for the damages? What legal responsibilities does the landlord have to remove the mold in a timely manner? How do landlords protect themselves and their rental property? How is the mold removed correctly to … [Read more...]