Recent Biohazard Posts

SERVPRO is Here to Help!!

5/17/2022 (Permalink)

Covid + Tyvek Suit + Equipment 530-241-2424

How do you keep clean with all that is going around with the COVID-19? Also we are here to help with an COVID-19 question you may have. Just give us a call we are to help. 

Wash hands.
Avoid touching face.
Clean and sanitize home.
Clean and sanitize business.

As the #1 choice in cleanup and restoration, we can minimize the spread of germs with a proactive cleaning for your home or business.

We are here to help get back to how things were before the stay at home. We are here to clean you house or workplace. We will sanitize all of the office or home. SERVPRO of South Shasta County will also take care of any water damage, fire or mold job from beginning to end. We work in the bay area. We also will work with your home insurance or business insurance. 

Give us a call today at 530-241-2424

SERVPRO; Cleaning Experts

3/28/2022 (Permalink)

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SERVPRO is Here to Help during this time of need!

During this unprecedented time caused by the global pandemic of coronavirus, this is a reminder to our customers that we are specialists in cleaning services, and we adhere to the highest cleaning and sanitation standards.

Specialized Training

We are prepared to clean and disinfect your home or business, according to protocols set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. We have years of experience in dealing with biological contaminants, and we will go beyond the scope of work that regular janitorial staff perform on a daily basis.

The CDC encourages cleaning of high-touch surfaces such as counters, tabletops, doorknobs, light switches, bathroom fixtures, toilets, phones, keyboards, tablets and tables. Other spaces mentioned in the CDC’s guidance for commercial spaces include:

  • Kitchen/Food Areas
  • Bathrooms
  • Schools/Classrooms
  • Offices
  • Retail Spaces
  • Water Fountains
  • Shelving/Racks
  • Sales Counters
  • Carpets and Rugs
  • Stair Handrails
  • Elevator Cars
  • Playground Equipment
  • Fitness Equipment

Specialized Products

The CDC recommends usage of a labeled hospital-grade disinfectant with claims against similar pathogens to the coronavirus. Multiple products in the SERVPRO product line carry the EPA-approved emerging pathogens claims. While there is currently no product tested against this particular strain of the coronavirus, we are following all guidelines as provided by the CDC and local authorities.

Call Today for a Proactive Cleaning!

If your home or business needs deep cleaning services, call the experts today – SERVPRO of South Shasta County, 530-241-2424

The Types of Biohazards

3/2/2022 (Permalink)

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Biohazard is a broad term which essentially means that biological materials can pose a threat to living organisms. For any property, biohazards can pose serious harm to ones well being. Not just to yourself, but to anyone who frequently enters the building. 

Did you know there are different types of biohazards?

  • Blood biohazards is high risk. This can include blood or other bodily fluids. Bloodborne pathogens and fluids can lead to diseases if not cleaned properly. 
  • Animal waste is another biohazard. Disposing of waste properly is the safest way to go.
  • Microbiological waste biohazards are common in medical labs such as needles, glass slides, and scalpels.

Biohazards are a threat no matter what. If you have been exposed to a biohazards, call SERVPRO of South Shasta County to clean it up safely and dispose of it properly. We are available 24/7 at 530-241-2424

Dealing with Pests in your RV

4/23/2021 (Permalink)

Rodent Infested Call SERVPRO of South Shasta County at 530-241-2424.

Have you gone to pull your Recreational Vehicle out of storage just to find you have new unwanted guests? RVs are particularly attractive to unwanted pests for the same reason homes are, they are a perfect place to find left over food and shelter. If it's not too late here are some tips to help prevent an infestation from happening.


To start you will want to make sure all your doors and windows remain closed and that any large openings are properly sealed.  If you plan to leave your doors and windows open then installing screens will go a long way.  For any cracks or holes that you may find they can easily be sealed using a spray foam sealant.  Be sure to do a thorough inspection and check along all your seams and corners.  The best way to keep your RV pest free will be to keep it as clean as possible.

But if it’s too late...

And your RV has already been invested and you are now faced with the overwhelming task of how to thoroughly clean up all the contaminants that have been left behind,

Contact SERVPRO of South Shasta County where we are equipped to give a complete and detailed restoration of your property.

For a free estimate today call SERVPRO of South Shasta County at 530-241-2424.  

Have Rodents Taken Over Your Attic?

4/1/2021 (Permalink)

insulation removal If you or anyone you know has a rodent infestation we offer free estimates and work directly with all insurance companies. Contact us at 530-241-2424

The most common damage that rodents can cause in your attic is the waste that they can leave behind such as urine and feces.  Subject to the number of rodents and how long they remained in your attic will dictate how severe the cleanup process will be.  Rodents are host to several dangerous diseases that can be found in the waste that they produce.  Therefore, it is important to address these infestations and follow it up with a detailed clean up from us at SERVPRO of South Shasta County. 

Long term exposure to rodent waste can leave you susceptible to many life threatening diseases such as salmonella and the hantavirus.  In order to keep you and your family safe we at SERVPRO of South Shasta County follow up an infestation with a detailed and thorough cleanup process. SERVPRO of South Shasta County will start by cleaning up all rodent urine, droppings, nests, and dead rodents.  Next, we will remove all contaminated insulation and disinfect any effected surface areas with our anti-microbial products.

Crime Scene Cleanup & Remidiation

12/7/2020 (Permalink)

Crime Scene Clean - image of crime scene tape Call SERVPRO of South Shasta County at 530-241-2424 for a free biohazard cleaning and remediation estimate.

Many times after a crime scene or a suicide the family is asking the question of “How do we clean up the aftermath?” or “Where do I dispose of biohazard materials after a love one has passed?”  Call SERVPRO of South Shasta County to help you out. Our goal is to make you feel confident that when you return to the scene you will feel less stressed knowing you have had professionals cleaning up for you. 

SERVPRO of South Shasta County’s team of experts will maintain confidentiality, respect, and integrity while we inspect, remediate, clean, sanitize and bill your project.

Did you know that we also provide services for other biohazard type jobs? Call SERVPRO of South Shasta County at 530-241-2424 for a free estimate on biohazard crime scene cleanup, suicide cleanup, homeless vandalism cleanup including removing human biohazard waste like vomit and feces, as well as animal and rodent infestation and feces cleanup.