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SERVPRO can't save everything. Delaminated water damaged carpet is total loss

SERVPRO can't save everything. Delaminated water damaged carpet is total loss

Although SERVPRO trys to save as much as possible trying to save what is obviously not salvageable ble can also be a wast of money and time. Older carpet that has fallen apart should be extracted and thrown out. Most insurance companies want a one foot by one foot sample saved for evaluating the total loss carpet’s value for replacement. 

Bedroom flooded from a recent storm caused mold growth

Bedroom flooded from a recent storm caused mold growth

This Montecito home bedroom flooded from a recent storm causing mold growth. SERVPRO quickly cleaned it up and got it ready for third party clearance testing so it could be put back together.

Winter storms and plugged drains flooded this office

Winter storms and plugged drains flooded this office

It is important to check gutters and drains before winter storms come. They are often plugged up with debris such, as leaves from fall. A plugged drain caused flood damage to this office in Goleta. SERVPRO quickly extracted the standing water and set up drying equipment. 

mold found behind a dresser in a Santa Barbara apartment

mold found behind a dresser in a Santa Barbara apartment

Most molds like little air movement, low light / dark, something organic to eat and moisture. It was the perfect place to grow behind this dresser after the wall got wet. SERVPRO immediately contained the mold damaged area and started the remediation work.  

SERVPRO spraying antimicrobial at the Lompoc Theater

SERVPRO spraying antimicrobial at the Lompoc Theater

SERVPRO treats all mold and bacteria with EPA approved antimicrobial as a first step to remediation. After treatment and critical barriers or containment is setup engineered air movement is setup next. Once these things are in place work can safely start.

Test cleaning after a fire

Test cleaning after a fire

SERVPRO will test clean areas to see how to proceed overall. This smoke damaged ceiling in Summerland was cleaned without the need for painting. This is know as clean to clean meaning no other work will be needed after cleaning is complete. 

SERVPRO set up drying equipment

SERVPRO set up drying equipment

This Santa Barbara home flooded during our last winter storms. SERVPRO removed wet carpet sanitized as needed and set up drying equipment as needed. 

Storm damage home flooded in Solvang

Storm damage home flooded in Solvang

After heavy rains SERVPRO used a IR (infrared) camera to help find all the damage. IR cameras make quick work of finding water damaged areas. Although the IR camera does not see wet or dry water is often a different temperature and evaporation creates a cooling effect.  

Hidden mold in Montecito

Hidden mold in Montecito

This home in Montecito had water intrusions from a outside deck above living space. SERVPRO of Santa Barbara can work with your contractor to remedy these types of issues that can cause serous damage. 

SERVPRO can respond to any size storm disaster

SERVPRO can respond to any size storm disaster

SERVPRO of Santa Barbara has the ability to respond to any size storm call. with over 1700 offices in the United States we can help. This Santa Ynez building suffered from water damage during our last winter storm.

Carport fire in Santa Barbara

Carport fire in Santa Barbara

Car fires can be tough to clean up. Car fires are burned plastic, fuel and oils but, with elbow grease and the right chemicals This carport was cleaned, rebuilt and painted to make it "Like it never even happened. 

Cleaned up and ready for testing

Cleaned up and ready for testing

This apartment master bedroom is mold free and ready for clearance testing 

keeping things moving and open during mold remediation

keeping things moving and open during mold remediation

Keeping this Goleta business up and running during mold cleanup was SERVPRO of Santa Barbara's priority. It is important to be creative and solve the bigger problems at hand. 

SERVPRO can be creative when it comes to getting things dried out

SERVPRO can be creative when it comes to getting things dried out

A little coil ducting and lay flat ducting can go a long ways to getting the hard to reach area dry. This Carpentaria Commercail building had a hard to reach water damage that was dried from the out side in. Saving the property manager loss of use issues.

smoke detectors kept this fire from getting completely out of control!

smoke detectors kept this fire from getting completely out of control!

The family in this Buellton home made it to safety in the middle of the night when the stove top hood vent caught on fire in their kitchen. The oldest boy of the family was able to use fire extinguisher to put the fire out.Relatively small amount of smoke and soot damage and no one was injured.

Please test those smoke detectors and keep fire extinguishers near by.

water damage can compromise structural integrity

water damage can compromise structural integrity

Sometimes we think water damage to a building can just be a inconvenience or only a issue for some people with allergies or compromised immune system. A water damage left alone or not undetected can cause major structural damage and can make a building unsafe. This Commercail building needed the exterior wall rebuild.

IR (infrared) cameras can make fast work of finding water damaged areas.

IR (infrared) cameras can make fast work of finding water damaged areas.

Although IR cameras only see temperature differences it can make fast work of finding water damage in a large area quickly. A few things make this happen. The water is often a different temperature then the material it has soaked into and evaporation causes a cooling effect. Only part of this Santa Ynez restaurant was only shut down for a short time. SERVPRO made it "Like it never even happened."

removing the odor and keeping the doors open for business

removing the odor and keeping the doors open for business

This commercial office building in Goleta had a flood that caused some bad odors. SERVPRO was able to use a Hydroxyl Generator to remove odor and help purify the area. They can be safely used around people, pets and plants a are minimally disruptive. The Hydroxyl Generators allowed parts of the office area to stay productive during the cleanup.

documentation made easier for water losses

documentation made easier for water losses

Salute taking the time to update the SERVPRO DryBook Mobile app on the iPad for this water loss in Ventura. Our paperless systems allow real time documentation for everyone that needs to know and they can see every step of the drying process.

Saving is saving money and time

Saving is saving money and time

Javier with SERVPRO of Santa Barbara taking the time to save baseboard in this Buellton home for reuse. carefully removing the baseboard , pulling nails and marking the back so when it time for repairs it goes back on the same wall / place. this saves material costs and time (getting the material, cutting and less painting).

infrared cameras help find water damage!

infrared cameras help find water damage!

This large hotel in Solvang Ca had a water leak. But, where did it go and where did it come from? IR cameras our one of our favorite tools at SERVPRO of Santa Barbara. Call us out and we will find it! 

Impossible drying made possible!

Impossible drying made possible!

Impossible to dry? Not for SERVPRO of Santa Barbara!
Javier has worked with SERVPRO of Santa Barbara for 8 years and he knows a trick or two on how to get that water soaked beam dry on this home in Santa Ynez!

1-4-8 on time every time !

1-4-8 on time every time !


SERVPRO of Santa Barbara often exceeds our time stamp promise! 1 hour call back, show up in 4 hours and update loss information in 8 hours. Arriving for emergency service at this Lompoc home in a little over a hour.

Honey in the wall!

Honey in the wall!

SERVPRO of Santa Barbara got a call that there was a hive in the wall in home in Santa Barbara but, they weren't sure where exactly...

Bees generate heat and the IR camera found the hive and a local bee keeper got the queen and safely moved the hive with minimal damage to the home.

Storm Damage to Santa Barbara Home

Storm Damage to Santa Barbara Home

Storm damage to this Santa Barbara home occurred during the night when high winds that accompanied the storm broke a window in this hallway. SERVPRO was called for emergency board up during the storm to prevent additional water damage. We immediately cranked up the water removal equipment also to extract water that had already entered the home. When the rain subsided, we set up air movers and dehumidifiers to complete the drying job. The homeowners were thankful that we had been able to help them avert any further disaster. The home was back to normal by the end of the day. If storm damage threatens your home or business, call SERVPRO of Santa Barbara 24/7 at (805) 963-0606.

 Water Damage – Carpinteria Dehumidifier

Water Damage – Carpinteria Dehumidifier

Water damage at this Carpinteria residence required the use of a portable desiccant dehumidifier as shown. Water damage cleanup often requires dehumidification to aid the drying process. We found a way to make the equipment fit for this project. You can count on the latest equipment and procedures being used to facilitate your water repair. If water has caused issues at your home or business, call SERVPRO of Santa Barbara 24/7 at (805) 963-0606.

Fire Damage – Goleta Clean Up Equipment

Fire Damage – Goleta Clean Up Equipment

Fire damage at Goleta home required content cleaning. We packed out the contents and transported them to our facility for cleaning. We used a commercial ultrasonic cleaner to restore contents affected by water, smoke, and fire damage. This specialized equipment is more efficient and thorough than other methods of cleaning. If fire damage and smoke leave their mark on the contents of your property after the fire has been extinguished, call SERVPRO of Santa Barbara 24/7 at (805) 963-0606. We have the advanced equipment and methods to restore your belongings.

Flood Damage in Santa Barbara – Carpet Cleaning

Flood Damage in Santa Barbara – Carpet Cleaning

Flood damage in Santa Barbara often leaves carpeting soaked and soiled. SERVPRO trucks are commonly equipped with extraction units as the one pictured here. These commercial extractors are designed to remove the maximum amount of floodwater damage in the shortest time possible. If you need help to clean up a flood, call the professionals at SERVPRO of Santa Barbara 24/7 at (805) 963-0606. We provide 24-hour emergency service.

Mold Damage - Lompoc Remediation

Mold Damage - Lompoc Remediation

Mold damage remediation up close in Lompoc. The end stages of mold removal being performed in this photo clearly illustrates the effectiveness of SERVPRO's methods and cleaning compounds. Mold spores present several potential health hazards making it imperative to remove mold infestations as quickly as possible. If you discover mold damage at your home or place of business, call SERVPRO of Santa Barbara at (805) 963-0606.