Hoarding is an Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) that forces an individual to stockpile stuff and become emotionally attached to such objects. This happens irrespective of whether these things have any actual value or not. Therefore, a hoarder not only has the compulsive desire to accumulate more stuff continuously, but also is unwilling to discard anything due… Continue reading The Dangers of Hoarding
Does your homeowners insurance or other insurance policies cover crime scene cleanup services? If you are uncertain about that, this post can set you at ease as it will be discussed. What is Homeowners Insurance? Homeowners insurance is a number of policies put in place to cover property damage in addition to the damage to… Continue reading Insurance Policies and Crime Scene Cleanup
A crime that occurs at your place of residence or any property you own can cause many stressors for you and anyone else involved. Without the help of professionals, it can have a negative emotional, physical, and sometimes even financial impact on your life. Continue reading the following article that outlines the importance of having… Continue reading Emotional Impact of Cleaning Your Own Property After a Crime
There are a few things to keep in mind when you purchase a new home or property. Usually there are processes put in place to ensure the move is a smooth transition, like a home inspection. In some cases, you might not be able to spot some areas of danger with your own eyes. It’s… Continue reading Using a Professional Cleaning Company for a Previous Meth Lab Site
It is no surprise that many people are curious about different aspects of life that they have never experienced themselves; an odd job, country of residence, being wealthy, famous, and the list goes on. We usually watch television shows or documentaries to get insight into what a different way of life might look like. What… Continue reading Frequently Asked Questions for a Forensic Cleaning Company
There are countless things that can go wrong in a hoarding situation. Not only is it unsightly, but hoarding situations also breed problems like diseases, structural damage, and emotional distress. The most disturbing part of hoarding situations is the possible pest infestation. In a normal situation, pest-related risks are not incredibly dangerous or destructive. In… Continue reading Are There Pest-Related Risks Associated with Hoarding?
There are many benefits when it comes to hiring professionals in any field to perform the best job for your needs. The same can be said for circumstances where there has been an accident of some sort in either residential or commercial lots, where a substance has contaminated the scene. In the case of blood,… Continue reading Using a Professional Forensic Cleaning Company for Blood Stain Removal
Traumatic events can sometimes leave behind biohazardous material that must be removed before someone can safely enter the area. Professional crime scene cleaners can completely remove dangerous material and sanitize surfaces to restore affected areas. Because of legal certification requirements, it is not a good idea to use a regular cleaning service to clean up… Continue reading Differences Between Crime Scene Cleaning vs. Regular Cleaning Services
Jeff Jones, owner of BioSheen Services, Chuck Dewald III, owner of the Dewald Academy of Drying, and instructor Chris Laney joined the Restoration Today podcast to discuss training opportunities, why hands-on training is vital in all aspects of restoration, and also why collaborations like this in the industry are a great thing for everyone.
Death is already such an unfortunate event, and it causes a lot of grief and emotional burden on a family member or friend. In cases when a death occurs in a home, or within any type of building that may end up becoming a living space, there are a few processes that need to be… Continue reading Restoring Sites of Death and Suicide