Soaked Baseboard Dry Out South Park

South Park is a community of the City of San Diego is located near Balboa Park, so Central San Diego County. Most homes not only in South Park but the rest of the county have baseboards and normally they are attached to either drywall or plaster. We have a process for drying them out quickly…

Water Bed Flood

When a home has a flood due to a water bed burst that causes wet carpets, wet drywall, flooded flooring, etc, it needs to be cleaned up correctly. The chemicals within water beds can be harmful to anyone in the home if not cleaned up and dried out quickly. How to clean up a flood…

Flooded Carpet Dryout

Many homes in the area have carpeting. There are many two story homes as well with carpeting on both floors. When carpet becomes soaked from flooding it is extremely important to dry them out quickly in order to guard against odor, microbial growth, malicious air quality, and damage to the carpeting and pad. We have…

I Am a General Contractor and When Removing a Dishwasher I Found an Existing Water Line Leak, How Do I Dry and Clean It Up Safely?

If you are a general contractor or are having work done in your home by a general contractor and experience a flood or flood damage is found when removing a dishwasher, we can quickly, safely, and properly dry the area out to guard against long term damage and eliminate issues immediately. Here are the steps…

I Had a Flood But I Didn't See The Damage for a Long Time, How Do I Clean It Up?

s with most homeowners sometimes a flood is not noticed quickly.  In these cases it is very important to know the potential hazards associated with long standing water (over a few days) and how to clean it up to not make the area inside the home harmful for the occupants. Is long term water damage…

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.…

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…