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Dangers of DIY Sewage Cleanup in Florida
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DIY sewage cleanup is not recommended by the experts. Read about them in this article by ServiceMaster or Cobb.

Water damage is a serious problem, more so if it contains harmful pathogens which could potentially harm the health. A sewage backup event is unpleasant and unsanitary, as your home or property can suddenly be overflowing with stinky water, bacteria, waste and other harmful substances and elements. Experiencing a sewage backup or overflow requires it to be cleaned up immediately to prevent contamination.

While this may prompt a homeowner to perform do-it-yourself cleanup, it is not an advisable course of action. Sewage can pose dangerous health risks and biohazards, so it's better to leave it in the hands of a professional. Read on to learn more about these dangerous backups, how to avoid them and why this is a definite cleanup job for the professionals.


Why Hire a Professional for Sewer Backup Cleanup?

Only a professional sewage backup cleaning service like ServiceMaster of Cobb has the equipment and know-how required to clean your home thoroughly and safely. Our emergency sewage cleaning specialists can respond at short notice and make a detailed assessment of the damaged area whether in your business property. 

Our team will perform the following:
  • Water and sewage removal. Toxic water will be extracted from the area through the use of special equipment like commercial-grade vacuums and pumps. 
  • Removal of contaminated property. Our cleaning crew will remove items that pose a health hazard, such as contaminated carpets and furnishings. Our experts will also determine which items are salvageable and which aren't.
  • Structural drying. Professional-grade air movers will be utilized to dry out affected areas and ventilate harmful fumes and particles in the air.
  • Sanitizing. Sanitation will be performed to prevent the spread of pathogens that could harm people and pets. The area will also be treated to prevent mold growth. Using the right cleaning agents and techniques, our cleaning specialists will get into all the crevasses, ducts and other areas you can't reach on your own, leaving your home fully sanitized and safe to occupy.

Sewer Backup?

Contact ServiceMaster of Cobb for Georgia Sewage Cleanup Services

A sewage backup is unpleasant and unhealthy. If you discover that your home has been overtaken by sewer water, contact the experts at ServiceMaster of Cobb right away. Our professionals use the right equipment to dry your property and this will prevent growth of mold and future problems. They will also use the right products to keep your property safe from fungi, mold, parasites, viruses and bacteria that may be caused by the sewage.

Experience our services today by calling us at (678) 264-3310 for Georgia residents,
(423) 220-4482 for Tennessee residents, and (678) 909-1078 for commercial cleaning services. We are licensed and IICRC-certified. Our Emergency Response Team is available 24 hours a day7 days a week365 days a year to assist you. 
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