Disaster Tips & Resources

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

Mold Mildew Cleanup

Mold Vs. Mildew: What’s The Difference?

If you’ve found signs of mold or mildew in your home, there’s no need to panic; call the Disaster Kleenup Specialists in Monterey, CA, for mold cleanup services. We can inspect and identify the damage, whether you have a small, easily removed patches of white mildew, or need our help in removing more extensive areas of toxic Stachybotrys chartarum, more commonly known as black mold. Can You Tell Them Apart? Mildew and mold are both fungi that thrive in dark and [...]

California Fire Cleanup

House Fire Clean Up After 2019 California Wildfires

Monterey, CA residents that are dealing with a house fire cleanup after the 2019 California wildfires, can trust the experienced pros at Disaster Kleenup Specialists to get the job done right. With over three decades of IICRC-certified house fire clean-ups under our belt, we have the knowledge and experience needed to restore your home to its previous condition and ensure that your belongings are clean and safe. 2019 California Wildfires The Kinkade Fire has caused over $10 billion in damages, and [...]

Water Heater Leaks Monterey

How To Prevent Water Heater Leaks

Although the pros at Disaster Kleenup Specialists in Monterey, CA are ready to help you in the event of a water heater leak, we encourage you to minimize your risk through regular inspection and maintenance. We've gathered some sound advice to help you prevent water heater leaks in your California home or business. Regular Maintenance Prevents Disaster Remember that most water heaters only last for approximately ten years. Some tanks start showing signs of damage several years before that. To maximize [...]

Business Fire Checklist

Use This Checklist After A Business Fire

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a business fire checklist to reference in case of an emergency? At Disaster Kleenup Specialists, we’re here to help Monterey area business owners with a few tips on what to do in case of a catastrophe. We want you to know that we’re here to help you during chaotic times after a disaster with restoration and repair services. Who Experiences Business Fires In California? Commercial fires are a common risk for restaurants, metalworking shops, and [...]

Kitchen Fire Repair

Kitchen Fire Damage: Safety & Prevention

The aftermath of a kitchen fire in your Monterey, CA home, is no problem for the professionals at Disaster Kleenup Specialists. With over three decades of experience in fire damage cleanup and restoration services, we have the knowledge and experience to clean up and repair your kitchen quickly and professionally. Preventing Kitchen Fires The kitchen is the heart of the home. It's a place to eat, cook, and bond with family and friends. So even small kitchen fires can be devastating [...]

Toxic Mold In Home

How To Tell If Mold Is Toxic & Dangerous

The cleanup, healthy-home experts at Disaster Kleenup Specialists can inspect your Monterey, CA home or business for mold dangers. We can also facilitate mold cleanup if you do end up with contamination. Toxic mold or black mold are phrases that can cause panic. Most of us know mold exposure is dangerous. But what types of mold are toxic, and what can you do about it? We're here to help you find out. Your California Mold Experts Our staff is trained well [...]

Hoarder Clean Up

Handling Clean Up From A Hoarder

The professional team at Disaster Kleenup Specialists in Monterey, CA are here to help you take care of hoarder clean up. If you find yourself faced with a hoarder situation, clean up can seem like an impossible task. We're here to let you know you're not alone. Help is just a phone call away. The Realities Of Hoarding Clean Ups There are numerous reasons that someone may find themselves in need of professional help for hoarder clean ups. Elderly parents pass [...]

Earthquake Preparedness

What To Do After An Earthquake

The experts here at Disaster Kleenup Specialists in Monterey, CA want to help you feel prepared after an earthquake. California earthquakes are a common part of living life here. Unlike many other natural disasters, earthquakes happen without warning. We offer these safety tips so that you know what to do once the shaking stops. First Things First Life after any disaster can be challenging. Learning what needs to be done, trying to gather supplies that can be few and far between, [...]

Electric & Home Fires

Preventing House Fires & Electrical Fires

At Disaster Kleenup Specialists in Monterey, we want to help you keep your family and property safe with tips on preventing house fires and electrical fires. House fires are an ever-present concern, especially as we see how devastating fires can be here in California. We hope these tips will help you keep an eye out for fire hazards around the home and other common communal areas. Often, these fire concerns are hidden in plain sight.   10 Tips For Electrical Fire [...]

Allergy, Pollen, & Air Quality

It’s Allergy Season! Air Quality & Pollen Count

When it's allergy season in Monterey, call Disaster Kleenup Specialists to help improve the pollen count and air quality in your California home. No matter how severe your seasonal allergies are, a professionally cleaned house can help you breathe easier and live more comfortably year round. What Is Pollen? Pollen is made up of the yellowish-green particles that plants release especially in springtime as they grow and bloom. These particles get into and irritate our eyes, nose, and sinuses. Uncomfortable Hay Fever [...]