Hoarding Clean Up
Our first priority for individuals in need of hoarding and clutter cleaning is safety. We have seen many other properties that have experienced the same, if not worse conditions and we have fully restored them and can restore yours too. We take our time to help the hoarding and clutter cleanup, sanitation and organization process be something that uplifts you and your family, instead of discourages you. We want you to take comfort in our services, so that you and your family can be happy and proud of the place you live and not second guess the health or safety of your home.
When we say ‘cost’ we are not referring to the financial cost, we are referring to the dangers and risks associated with hoarding and living in the environment that has accumulated a large amount of possessions. Below are just a few of the very real dangers, which put your family, neighbors, friends, yourself and others at risk:
Fire – The more your home accumulates items the higher your chances are for a fire. And if a small fire were to start, the possessions you store will act as fuel to the fire, rapidly increasing its strength and the area consumed by it. There are many deaths that have been a result from a fire starting in a home with little to no escape route due to piles of collections.
Little to No Escape or Entrance Accessibility – If a fire or other emergency were to happen in your home, could you escape? Most cities require every room to have more than one access or escape route. Is yours covered by piles of belongings? If so, it means you have less chance of getting out of your home if a disaster were to strike and rescue crews have less chance of getting in. Firefighters now have special training courses due to the increased risk it puts them and you in and because fighting a fire that has developed in a hoarding environment requires a completely different process. Fire fighters are also asking that if homes are a hoarding environment, please notify them before a fire so that they know what the situation has in store before they get there – in a time of emergency. This is another attempt to help lessen the dangers of hoarding.
Emergencies – Chest pains, heart attacks, breathing problems and large cuts are some of the most common reasons to call an ambulance. Any of these or other alarming health emergencies can take a change for the worst in a matter of seconds, that is why the faster the EMT can get to you, the better. Hoarding further complicates dangerous situations and what normally can take a couple seconds may take much longer if they need to work their way through clutter or have a difficult time finding you… and in emergency situations every second counts.
Indoor Air Pollution – There are even risks that can’t be seen in hoarding environments, the invisible dangers of hoarding include an increased level of air impurities such as Mold, Mildew, Carbon Monoxide, Radon, Pollen, Dander and Cigarette Smoke all which can develop into health complications. Many of these issues are indistinguishable both by sight and smell, nevertheless they are still dangerous.
Discreet Cleanup Services for Hoarders
Contrary to what most people would automatically think or fear, our hoarding clean up services do not include throwing out all your belongings. In a typical hoarding support process, the individual is given time to think about the important items that matter most and should be given consideration not to be thrown out. The truth is that all those piles will reveal some things that are valuable and some that are not. Our compassionate hoarding cleanup specialists will makes sure that everything is put back in order while retaining the items that have been identified as important items.
It is crucial to have the right person to assist during the process of hoarding and clutter cleanup. Our hoarding cleanup specialists concentrate on maintaining a non-judgmental environment that is extremely supportive and flexible. We can relieve any anxiety that may develop when considering this process and while in the process of completing the clutter and hoarding cleanup, organization, sorting and sanitation..
Hoarding Environment Clean Up
Whether there is an excessive collection of news articles, paper documentation, food or animals we have specialists that can help you start fresh, without losing the important items that are sentimentally and financially valuable to you. We can help you find the balance and be happy in your home and excited to have company over, instead of discouraged.
Contact us directly for Clutter & Hoarding Cleaning Services completed by our specialized and compassionate team at 1-410-417-8830, we offer our services nationwide and can be reached any time of the day or night.