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Home Floodproofing California

How To Flood Proof Your Home

When it comes to natural disasters such as floods, taking some preventive steps can make a world of difference down the road. Disaster Kleenup Specialists is here to help Monterey and Santa Cruz area residents flood-proof their homes. We've put together a list of useful tips to get you started. The Risk Of Flooding Is Increasing Climate change, rising sea levels, and larger storm developments are leading to an increased risk of flooding in areas not previously prone to floods. FEMA [...]

Local Women, Real Success

A Small-But-Mighty ‘Gaggle Of Women' Creates A Decades-Long Legacy By Dennis Taylor - Women In Business WHEN SHE passed away at age 88 in May of 2011, Grace Darcy of Carmel Valley left behind a son, five grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, and a vibrant tribe of empowered women. She was a single mom struggling mightily to mix child-rearing with employment when she convened a small gaggle of like-minded women on a rainy Wednesday night in 1983 and created the Professional Women's [...]

Appliance Fire Repairs Monterey

Cleanup & Damage Restoration After An Appliance Fire

Disaster Kleenup Specialists is here to help you in the Monterey and Santa Cruz, CA areas with cleanup and damage restoration after an appliance fire. An appliance fire can turn your life upside down, but we're here to help with our fire restoration expertise. Fire-Prone Appliances Homes today are filled with appliances that make our chores faster and easier. And while these helpful appliances can last for a long time with proper use and maintenance, they can also lead to disaster [...]

After A Basement Flood

What To Do When Your Basement Floods

You don't have to panic over your flooded Monterey or Santa Cruz area basement — let Disaster Kleenup Specialists come to your rescue. Bad weather or broken pipes can happen at any time of the day or night, so we have licensed basement flood cleanup and repair technicians available 24/7 to help minimize damage and maximize your recovery. But, what should you do when your basement floods? Do's & Don'ts Here are some of the most important steps to take in [...]

House Fire Repairs Monterey

Health Risks After A House Fire

The aftermath of a house fire includes many health risks to you and your family, but Disaster Kleenup Specialists in the Monterey and Santa Cruz areas can help to remove dangerous substances that can lead to long-term health issues. Soot, smoke, and residual chemicals are very difficult to remove on your own. Count on our professional house fire cleanup and restoration services to return your home to the smoke-free haven you need it to be. The Dangers Of Soot & Smoke Have [...]

Leaky Roof Cleanup

7 Unexpected Dangers Of A Leaky Roof

Don't allow a leaky roof to turn into a cascade of costly repairs. Disaster Kleenup Specialists, serving you in Monterey, California, and surrounding areas, has over 40 years of combined experience handling professional hazard cleanups and home and business repairs. Leaky roofs can cause many property damage and health issues, which can worsen if left unmanaged. How Serious Can A Leaky Roof Be? A leaky roof might seem like a little problem, especially if its source is relatively small. Unfortunately, the little [...]

Leaky Pipe Cleanup

Signs You Have A Leaking Water Pipe

If you think you might have a leaking water pipe, check out the signs and symptoms, and then call us at Disaster Kleenup Specialists near Monterey, CA. We can help you with professional leak detection, cleanup, and repairs for your home or business. You can rest easy knowing our highly trained team of experts can handle every aspect of your flood or leak. Signs Of A Leaking Pipe Sometimes it's pretty obvious that there is a leaking water pipe somewhere. You [...]

DKS Offers First Responder Vehicle Cleaning

Read and watch our April 22nd feature in Kion News! Our team is on a mission to keep COVID-19 at bay in our community, so we are disinfecting all "high-touch" surfaces (doors, steering wheels, etc) in first responder vehicles. Read Full Article

DKS Featured In The Carmel Pine Cone

Can working for a company that "routinely deal[s] with slime, sludge, stink, blood and body tissue, and...dangerous invisible entities like the coronavirus" actually be rewarding? You bet it can. Read our May 8th feature in the Carmel Pine Cone to learn more about how Disaster Kleenup Specialists is working hard to get and keep homes and businesses safe during the COVID-19 outbreak in addition to some fun insight into how quirky this job can really get. "Coronavirus might be the most [...]

Biohazard Disinfecting Cleanup

Biohazard Cleanup For Infectious Disease

When it comes to biohazard cleanup for infectious diseases, you want trusted, trained professionals like the disinfecting experts at Disaster Kleenup Specialists in Monterey, CA. An infectious disease outbreak (like COVID-19, for example) creates a biohazard situation. Because these highly-contagious bacteria and viruses pose a serious health hazard, thorough cleanup by licensed professionals is always a smart decision. What Are Infectious Diseases? An infectious disease is generally a bacteria or virus. They can cause harm or even death when a human comes [...]