Toxicity Symptoms and Treatments – Mold

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Just Had a Fire? Here’s What to Do Now:

Burnt house interior. Burned room in industrial building, charred furniture and damaged apartment after fire, toned

Follow all safety instructions provided by your local fire department personnel. Move pets and kids to a smoke-free environment. Smoke contains carcinogenic gases that can affect their health. Start with a neighbor you trust for immediate aid then move them to a temporary home with friends or family until the fire restoration is complete. Open… Read more »

Common Fire Scenarios

Bubbled and smoked up ceiling after a kitchen fire.

At Green Wave we’ve seen it all and fixed every kind of fire and smoke damage imaginable. Here are the most common causes of fires and smoke damage at homes and businesses:· Lint buildup in dryers· Electrical fires (faulty/aged wiring, overloaded electrical outlets)· Kitchen grease fires (and stove burners accidentally left “on”)· Accidental igniting of… Read more »

Our Fire Damage Restoration Process

Burnt house. Burned furniture, door, charred walls and ceiling.

Even a relatively small fire can present a challenging and complicated situation. Often emotionally devastating for the homeowner or business owner, it’s also technically challenging even for experienced fire and smoke damage restoration professionals. Usually, a large team is needed simply due to the extent of fire damage repairs and the need for speed in… Read more »

Reasons To Have Your Carpet Cleaned Regularly

Human Cleaning Carpet In The Living Room Using Carpet Cleaner At Home

Experts recommend that you have your carpet cleaned at least once a year. If your carpet gets a lot of traffic, then you may need to get it cleaned more often. There are several reasons you should have your carpet cleaned on a regular basis. Carpets can hold a lot of food particles, pet dander,… Read more »

Worst Things To Spill On Your Carpet

High Angle View Of Red Wine Spilled From Glass On Carpet

Anything that spills on your carpet can potentially ruin it. However, some things can cause worse stains than others. The following is a list of some of the worst things that you can spill on your carpet and what you can do about them. Blood Even if you are being cautious, accidents can still happen…. Read more »

Steps to take when you have water damage

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The longer that you allow your water damage to sit, the more severe the damage will be Remain calm so your thinking stays clear. Close the water main or shut off any water source so flooding stops. If you can’t stop the leak yourself, call a plumber. Shut down the electrical breaker in damaged areas… Read more »

Just Had a Flood? Here’s What to Do Now

Water damage inside a house

If you’ve just experienced a water event, you might be wondering what to do next. Seeping water damage is progressive, pervasive and can mean valuable objects may become permanently damaged – especially if emergency response is delayed beyond the first 48 hours. When moisture seeps into items of value there are immediate steps that can… Read more »


Frustrated woman claiming insurance for water leaks sitting on a couch in the living room at home

Did you know that recent research found that indoor air pollution (including mold) kills more children worldwide than outdoor pollution? The truth is that water damage isn’t just a threat to your home, it’s also a threat to your health. Read on for five signs you have water damage, and what to do to fix… Read more »