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
When water damage strikes, it can have
devastating circumstances on the people and communities it hits. On a small
scale it can flood a basement. On a large scale, regional flooding can cripple
a city, even Windham
NH, socially, economically and environmentally. One
of the largest challenges of dealing with this unfortunate circumstance is repairing
flood damage to personal property.
Your house has just had a disaster
and you need water damage restoration services. Perhaps you have a leak in your
roof; or a pipe burst; or you were the victim of a flood. Whatever the
scenario, the last thing you want to deal with is a water damage disaster.
Water damage can be very destructive. Natural disasters can cause great harm.
Water tearing through your home can really wreak havoc. Even standing water,
whether from a natural disaster or a malfunctioning
appliance can cause severe damage....
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.
was a bitter cold winter and the residents of a New Hampshire senior living facility
were having a tough time. On a cold, overcast day Martin, the manager of the
establishment, ventured through the facility to check on his residents.
Everyone seemed to be fine. The gas and electricity were running well and the
rooms in the facility were warm and comfortable. As he inspected the basement,
however, Martin noticed the gurgling sound of water. After going down a few
steps, he saw that water had...
Sewage backup can be a real problem in your Concord, NH home. The smell and mess it leaves behind are the least of your worries. It can present a number of problems including health hazards. These hazards include viruses, bacteria and parasites. Sewer backup cleaning can also be a daunting task.
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.