Specialty Cleaning Resources
SERVPRO® offers and is trained to handle many specialized cleaning situations. See our resources below for more information about specialty cleaning.
Specialty Cleaning Articles
- Air scrubbing is an important part of commercial cleanup and restoration, especially after a wildfire or other natural disaster causes air quality issues. In spring and summer 2023, the air quality in the North Central United States and Canada became significantly affected by the Canadian wildfires, resulting in widespread concerns about public health and environmental well-being. The fire, which ...Read MoreSewer backups should be considered an emergency since the water may contain viruses, bacteria, and other microbes that cause serious illnesses. SERVPRO has the specialized training and equipment to quickly and safely clean contaminants like sewage.Toilet Overflow or Sewer Backup? Water damage can be classified by the three types of contaminated water. SERVPRO will inspect your home or busines...Read MoreRemoving graffiti from a concrete wall may sound like a difficult task, but is it really? If your home, business, or other property is struck by graffiti, you may be wondering how to go about the removal process, or when to call in a professional. SERVPRO® has compiled a list of graffiti facts, tips, and best practices for removal below.Graffiti FactsYou may be surprised to learn the following fac...Read MoreBiohazard contaminants should be considered very dangerous as they can pose a serious health risk. Sewer backups and flood water are two common biohazard scenarios that can affect homes and businesses. SERVPRO has the training, protective gear, and specialized equipment necessary to safely clean and restore this type of contamination.After any biohazard or sewage contamination in your home or busi...Read MoreYour business is a source of pride and hard work. It is also a major contributor to your livelihood and quality of life. When vandals wreak havoc on your commercial property, your business may be shut down for an extended period. Furthermore, lost production and revenue can cause stress for you, your employees, and your customers. Needless to say, in the aftermath of vandalism and graffiti, it can...Read MoreThe prevalence of greasy foods means it is important to keep a close eye on your cooking area. A distracting phone call or crying baby could be enough to pull you away from the kitchen, just as a grease fire erupts in the middle of dinner duty. The last thing you want is to inadvertently put yourself, family, or employees in danger through the simple act of cooking. If a grease fire occurs in your...Read MoreAfter the police have finished processing a crime or accident scene, the cleaning and restoration process can begin. Many times, crime and accident scenes have blood and other biohazard contaminants that pose a serious health risk. SERVPRO® can respond immediately and has the specialized training, protective equipment, and experience to safely clean trauma and crime scenes. SERVPRO technicians fol...Read More