Biohazard Cleanup and Restoration

Some unfortunate incidents that affect a house or commercial site have little to do with destructive changes. Contamination involving biohazards can happen with no forewarning. Some involve trauma experienced by people, and others occur because of invasive species like wildlife.

Biohazards not only create an unpleasant environment no matter where we experience them, but they can also create an unsafe situation. SERVPRO of Hyde Park / E. Bridgeport / Bronzeville's technicians holding AMRT (Applied Microbial Remediation) and HST (Health and Safety) certificates understand the importance of thoroughly cleaning and sanitizing the area involved. We use personal protective equipment, from boots and gloves to face masks and full suits when needed to protect ourselves as we clean up situations.

We also implement air scrubbers with HEPA filters to remove biohazards from the air. Microscopic bacteria and viruses become trapped and unable to cause possible illnesses or other harm. We understand that situations involving biohazards often go hand-in-hand with distraught feelings. You can rely on our professionalism and understanding at all times but especially when you and others need it most.

Please refer to our Biohazard Emergency Tips - Until Help Arrives Guide and follow these tips to protect yourself and your property.

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The decontamination of a home or business due to trauma, sewage backups, chemical spills, hoarding or other biohazards can be both dangerous and emotional. Specialized training and experience is key when choosing a cleanup company to resolve these circumstances.

We provide cleanup and recovery services for many biohazard situations. These include the following:

  • Sewage backups
  • Crime scene residues
  • Suicide/death accidents
  • Homicide cleanups
  • Blood cleanup
  • Accident cleanup
  • Hoarding scenes
  • Animal waste/remains
  • Chemical spills
  • Tear gas cleanup
  • Meth lab cleanup

Common Biohazard Scenarios

Sewage Backups

Sewage backups and dark water intrusions are more than nasty, smelly deposits – these damages also introduce harmful microorganisms into a structure. We remove the sewage, contaminants, and moisture, and help ensure the structure is properly cleaned, disinfected, and deodorized.

Bloodborne Pathogens

We remove and dispose of bodily fluids, tissue and other potentially pathogenic substances resulting from accident, trauma, crime or death. Trained SERVPRO Franchise Professionals clean, disinfect and deodorize the structure.

Methamphetamine Labs

SERVPRO realizes many of the chemicals used in the production of illegal drugs such as methamphetamine are volatile and can leave harmful residues throughout a structure. We follow federal and state guidelines to properly clean all surfaces.

24 Hour Emergency Service

We are available 24 hours a day—our highly trained technicians are standing by. We have the qualified trained professionals who are ready to respond to these incidents. We will always treat your property and the people involved with the greatest empathy and respect in the face of trying circumstances.

We are proud to serve our local communities:

  • Chicago
  • Hyde Park
  • Bronzeville
  • Bridgeport
  • South Shore
  • Woodlawn
  • Kenwood
  • Washington Park
  • Oakland
  • Douglas