Sewage overflows, sewage backups, or toilet overflows can occur as the result of damaged or blocked plumbing, a backflow from the city sewage system, a damaged septic tank, or even excessive rainfall.
Raw sewage contains harmful pathogens such as viruses, bacteria, parasites and fungi that can cause serious illnesses such as infections or rashes, or even death.
In these instances, you need a professional sewage cleanup company on speed dial. First Response Disaster Team responds 24/76/365 to provide sewage backup cleanup, drying and decontamination, sanitization, and sewage damage restoration. Call us today to schedule an inspection!
If you experience a sewage contamination situation in your home or business, do not enter the affected, contaminated areas. The Environmental Protection Agency recommends contacting a water damage restoration professional who will have the training and equipment necessary to dry, clean, and disinfect the affected area.
First Response Disaster Team can work directly with your insurance company to quickly remediate and restore your home to its original condition. Call us now!
The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) is commonly considered the governing educational source for water damage restoration, including sewage contaminated water (category 3.).
Their widely respected publication, the IICRC S500, mandates the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when remediating sewage contamination including respirators, disposable coveralls, and eye, foot, hand and head protection to protect technicians from possible inhalation or skin contact with microorganisms and their by-products.
Sewage related disasters are not something to take lightly. The combination of the penetrating abilities of water mixed with the toxic nature of the fluid makes sewage disasters among the most time sensitive of restoration jobs. When you notice sewage backup or damage on your property, call the professionals at First Response Disaster Team and we will immediately send out an expert to inspect and evaluate the situation. Our emergency team is available 24/7 whenever you need us.
As mentioned, when dealing with sewage, a quick response is crucial for minimizing damages on your property. Our sewage damage cleanup team, upon arrival, will quickly begin utilizing our industrial grade water extraction equipment to rapidly remove any wastewater that remains on your property.
Due to its toxic nature, sewage tends to irreversibly damage materials that it contacts. For this reason, once our team has removed any and all sewage from your property, we will begin identifying the damaged materials and strategically removing them in a safe manner.
Your property will have to be properly dried and decontaminated to inhibit the growth of any molds or harmful bacterias or the possible exposure toxins. In this step we will utilize professional grade blowers, dehumidifiers and disinfectant solutions.
When it comes to disasters, a quick response time is of the utmost importance. Our disaster response team is ready 24/7 whenever you need us.
When you call First Response Disaster Team, we will send an expert to your property to evaluate the situation and provide you will a quick and accurate estimate.
Our team of sewage cleanup experts are dedicated to providing you with excellent service as well as making sure we return your property to a safe an habitable state.