In the event of a sewage backup in your home or business, it is important to evacuate all people and pets from the area. Personal safety has to be prioritized if contaminated water is leaking into your property. Sewage backups often come with copious amounts of bacteria that can be harmful if not cleaned up properly, so it is important to contact a restoration professional for help in the event of a major spill.
A Londonderry mom was distraught to wake up and find contaminated black water in her home. Her sewage line broke, and she knew that her family was in immediate danger. She quickly evacuated her family to a safe location until the damage was repaired. After researching a few restoration companies in the area, she hired Soil-Away Cleaning and Restoration Services. She gave them a call and scheduled a time for an emergency sewer damage restoration cleanup. The crew quickly arrived on the scene in...
When a flood has affected your home or business, immediately find the source of the water and shut this down. If there is standing water, prioritize safety to avoid hazards such as slip-and-fall and electric shock. A wet-shop vacuum or water pump can remove the standing water, and should be done immediately. You can then ventilate the area, running dehumidifiers to start removing the excessive underlying moisture.
Identify Salvageable Items and Toss the Rest
The source of the water...
“Help! I need water damage cleanup
immediately!” This is what a Salem, New Hampshire woman yelled to her friend
over the phone. She knew that her friend would know exactly what to do. She
suffered a water loss recently and recovered quickly with a positive attitude
about her experience, so she called to get a referral from someone she trusted.
After hearing the details about the situation, her friend
recommended Soil-Away Cleaning and Restoration Services for help. The homeowner
rain in Hollis, NH, left a farm in need of a water damage cleanup company. Upon inspection of the property, the owners
of the farm realized massive ground water flooding was damaging the inside of
their barns and farmhouse. Because there
was so much flooding in their yard, many crops were ruined. The property owners
were dealing with damage to both their terrain and buildings.
Routine Maintenance Limits the Need for a Water Damage Cleanup Company
There is no way to...
A laundromat in Portland, ME had a washing machine that
overflowed, leaving a large puddle of water on the newly installed wood floors. When one of the workers saw it had overflowed,
they quickly turned the appliance off.
But damage had been done. The floors
were now flooded,
and the owners of the laundromat realized that they needed an emergency water
After a major flood, several books and historical
records were affected in the library building in Goffstown, NH. The library
staff were devastated, as they not only faced damage to their building and
records, but also faced cleaning up flood damage.
Repairing water damage during
a water loss can be a headache if you try to do it yourself. It can also create
a bigger disaster if it’s not done correctly. To avoid additional damage,
increased cost of repair, and feelings of anxiety, it’s best to hire a
professional team of experts. Repairing water damage doesn’t have to be a
chore, hire a team that values top-notch quality service.
Flood damage cleanup service
may be needed if a property has undergone major water damage. It’s
easy to feel overwhelmed, anxious and confused during a tragedy like this, but
having a team of experts behind you can turn a negative situation into a
positive turnout. No matter the level of damage, Soil-Away Cleaning and
Restoration has you covered.
Water – when we think of water, we usually think of its
soothing qualities; a relaxing bath; dimming the lights, putting on soft music,
stepping into a fragrant tub and just letting your body soak in a warm soft
blanket of clean water. Many times we picnic near a stream of running water or
near a lake; staring into the tranquil blue; or we go for a walk near the
ocean, taking in the salty air. Those are some of the upsides of water. What
about the destructive nature of water? Like the scenario...
Fires can happen at any time. Most house fires start in the kitchen. Preparing a meal takes concentration. Steps include the following: gathering all the ingredients, preparing all the measurements and assembling all the pots and pans. This takes up much of your attention but you must also focus on keeping an eye on what you’re cooking and being careful not to leave it unattended. It is easy to get distracted. You check your phone and all of a sudden grease splashes onto the burner and begins...
Every season in New Hampshire brings weather challenges. Spring rains can cause flooding. In the summer, thunderstorms appear out of nowhere, at times leaving us without power. Fall is the time for hurricanes. Winters bring nor’easters burying us in snow and knocking down trees. No matter what time of year it is, we are not really completely safe from Mother Nature’s wrath. We can’t stop Mother Nature, but there are precautions we can take and ways to stay safe during violent storms such as a...
Soil-Away is a full service disaster restoration contractor. Our team specializes in 24/7 emergency response for fire, smoke, water, flood, mold and biohazard damage to your property. Soil-Away is based in New Hampshire and has been serving commercial and residential clients throughout New England since 1990.