Disaster Tips & Resources

Disaster Kleenup Specialists provides tips and resources for getting through the next disaster.

Sewage Backup

Sewer Backup Prevention

Serving property owners in and around Monterey, California, Disaster Kleenup Specialists are here when you need help with sewer backup prevention. We want to help you keep your belongings and property safe from damages caused by flooding, clogged sewage drains. Don't get caught in the sludge. Take steps to prevent this messy disaster. Avoiding Sewer Backflows The best way to deal will sewer backflows is to prevent them from ever occurring. By thinking ahead you can help protect your health, safety, [...]

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Can You Salvage Drywall After Smoke Damage?

At Disaster Kleenup Specialists of Monterey, CA, we can help you find answers to the common question, "Can you salvage drywall after smoke damage?" Fire and smoke react with materials in many different ways. Each one should be approached with the restoration technique that ensures the best results and future safety. We can help you determine if your drywall can be saved, and make any necessary smoke damage repairs. Smoke Is The Real Enemy While it might seem like the danger [...]

Signs Of Wind Damage

Wind Damage: What You Should Look For

As your Monterey area wind damage restoration experts, at Disaster Kleenup Specialists we want to help you with a few tips about wind damage and what to look for in order to protect your property. While we are happy to serve you, we understand how important it is to protect your home before the damage is done. Identifying potential hazards early and following a few wind damage prevention tips can save you a lot of stress and money. When Wind [...]

California Wildfire Preparation Tips

At Disaster Kleenup Specialists, serving the Monterey, CA area, we've put together a list of California wildfire preparation tips to protect you, your family, and your property. We can help you repair and restore your home after a fire strikes, but there are several things you can do beforehand to protect your home and family. Knowing a bit about how California fires behave and dedicating time to home preparation can save you a lot of stress when disaster comes. California's [...]

Cleaning Tips To Sell Your Home

Spring Cleaning Tips To Sell Your Home

Disaster Kleenup Specialists in Monterey, California, we're here with some spring cleaning tips to help you sell your property. As soon as the weather starts warming up, it's the perfect time for cleaning and repairing your property. Whether it’s a home you’ve inherited, a rental unit you’d like to move or your own home, we’ll help you get the most out of your home's value on the real estate market. Get it sold quickly and get the money you [...]

Dripping Pipes

Leak Detection: Dripping Sounds in the Wall

If you hear dripping sounds in the wall, it's important to have the leak detection experts at Disaster Kleenup Specialists inspect your Monterey area property. The sound of trickling water has a soothing, calming effect, except when it is coming from inside the walls of your home or business. The sooner you can diagnose and repair or rule out a water pipe leak, the better. Waiting Could Cost You If you are hearing dripping sounds inside the wall, feel dampness on [...]

Mold Cleanup Monterey

How To Check For Mold

Our staff at Disaster Kleenup Specialists in Monterey, California, are here to help you with how to check for mold in your home. From mold inspection and detection, to mold testing, evaluation, and removal - our certified mold specialists can help take care of you and your home. Unfortunately, you may not even know you have a mold problem. That’s why a regular inspection to check for mold is a good idea. How Do You Know If You Have Mold? When [...]

Holiday Safety Tips Monterey

Holiday Home Disaster Prevention

Disaster Kleenup Specialists of California would like to share with you important holiday home safety tips to prevent accidental fires, power outages, and other winter disasters that could affect your home during the cold winter months. Festive family activities, decorations, dry Christmas trees, tinsel, and other holiday decorations could cause disaster. It's also getting cold outside and home heating can cause a range of dangerous issues. We're here with tips to keep your home safe this holiday season. Protect Your Home [...]

Wildfire Safety Tips Monterey

Wildfire Safety Tips

Disaster Kleenup Specialists would like to offer some wildfire safety tips to keep your Monterey home safe this season. Every year, wildfires threaten the safety of homes, families, and communities and we're hoping these tips will help protect you from the devastating effects a fire can have. Keep your family and home safe by knowing what to do before, during, and after a wildfire. Safeguard your Home and Property Most of us are familiar with Benjamin Franklin's famous quote: "An ounce of prevention [...]

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Easy Fall Home Maintenance Tips

Prepare your home for the changing season with these easy maintenance tips! 1. Clean filters for kitchen exhaust fans. Change if needed. 2. Replace or clean your furnace filter. 3. Remove any window air conditioning units or cover your outdoor unit from debris. 4. Check driveways and walk ways for cracks. Fill/Reseal as needed. 5. Change ceiling fans to spin clockwise to help pull cool air up and push warm air down. 6. Winterize your sprinkler system and drain any outside faucets. 7. Drain roughly 2 [...]