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What to do When Your Sewer Backs Up: 6 Critical Steps

If your sewer has backed up, what you do next matters. In fact, the actions you take now are critical to minimize damage to your home. In this blog, we’ll share our tips for recognizing, addressing, and preventing sewer backup and discuss when to contact a professional restoration company. What are the Signs of a […]

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How to Clean Up Sewage in a Crawl Space: 7 Critical Steps

You recognize that bad smell coming from under the house, and it’s not good. Something’s gone very wrong down in the crawl space. You know it’s a sewage problem, and it needs to be taken care of right away. If you’re not sure about how to clean up sewage in a crawl space, it’s important […]

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Flooded Bathroom? Here Are 10 Essential Steps to Recovery

Clogged toilets can happen in the best-kept homes, apartments, or condos. Busy families can forget someone’s filling up the tub. A pipe can freeze during the night and burst before you’re awake. From faulty plumbing to a sewage backup, it doesn’t take much to flood the bathroom. Are you wondering how to clean up a […]

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How to Clean Sewage Backup in the Basement: 15 Critical Steps

Whether it comes up through floor drains or backs up into sinks, you smell it first. The stench of sewage in the basement is unmistakable. Once you figure out the cause and address repairs, you’re still facing an unhealthy mess. Do you know how to clean sewage backup in the basement? You need to be […]

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Category 3 Water Damage: What It Is and How to Deal With It

When you’re faced with water damage in your home, you need to clean and dry everything as quickly as possible.  Fortunately, you’re not alone in the process. Here at ServiceMaster Restoration by Zaba, we have more than 85 combined years of experience in the restoration industry.  In this blog, we’ve compiled our top tips to […]

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