Raw sewage in your home or commercial property is a serious situation that needs handling with great caution. Trained professionals must remove the sewage, meticulously clean, and deodorize the area because of the dangers of breathing or coming into contact with it. The majority of people know they need to be careful when making physical contact with sewage. However, most people are unaware of the toxins released into the air once the cleanup of the sewage occurs.
Restoration 1 of East Alabama/Columbus ensures their service technicians complete training in the latest procedures and most advanced technology to remove sewage as safely and quickly as possible. Our professional service technicians earn their certification through the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC), a nationally recognized agency in the sewage removal industry.
Upon arrival onsite contaminated with sewage, our service technicians will assess the situation and quickly determine a plan of action based on the recommended procedures of the IICRC. They will restrict access to the affected area to prevent accidental contamination of anyone from occurring. Our service technicians take the following 9 steps to remediate and restore the affected area and items.
Step 1: Identify materials and objects for safe remediation and restoration.
Step 2: Identify and discard, according to federal and state mandates, any materials and objects
they determined to be unsafe for remediation and restoration.
Step 3: Remove all of the sewage water and thoroughly dry the contaminated area.
Step 4: Remediate and restore the area, materials, and belongings with disinfectants determined to
be safe for use in homes and commercial buildings.
Step 5: Remediate and restore the materials and objects determined to be safe to do so.
Step 6: Sanitize the affected area.
Step 7: Deodorize the affected area.
Step 8: Review the steps taken to restore the affected area to a safe and habitable environment
Step 9: Assist you in filing all of your insurance paperwork.
Call us! We have someone answering the phones 24 hours per day and 7 days a week, including holidays. Our service technicians are onsite in the affected area within 60 minutes of our office is notified of the emergency.
Contact us immediately as we stand ready to assist you in restoring your home or commercial building in an efficient and fast manner.