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Specialized Containment

Specialized Containment

SERVPRO of Lake Forest South/Laguna Woods went out to a home that suffered from water damage following the most recent rain storm. Water had leaked through the ceiling, resulting in some drywall needing to be cut. A containment was set up to protect the surrounding areas from dust and debris. 

Fresh Mold Growth

Fresh Mold Growth

SERVPRO of Lake Forest South/Laguna Woods was called to visit a home that was suffering from water damage caused by a leaking pipe. There was a built in pantry that was damaged, so we removed it, and found this wall covered with fresh mold. 

BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU DISPOSE

BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU DISPOSE

SERVPRO of Lake Forest South/Laguna Woods was called out to service a home in Lake Forest that had major fire damage to their interior and exterior garage. BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU DISPOSE! A small cigarette bud that was tossed into their garage slowly but surely started to heat up their trash can. This resulted in a melted trash can cemented to their side patio floor and extensive fire and smoke damage to their garage exterior wall and contents inside of the garage. This fire could have been avoided if the customers cigarettes were disposed of properly. Yes, something as small as a cigarette bud can cost you thousands of dollars in repairs and weeks of living inconveniences.

Check your toe-kicks!

Check your toe-kicks!

SERVPRO of Lake Forest South/Laguna Woods was called out to service a home in Lake Forest that thought they may have some water damage to their cabinets because they noticed some bowing and discoloration of their wood doors. Turns out they had a pin whole leak behind their kitchen wall. This slow leak had been going on for months. SERVPRO removed the toe kicks of the built-in cabinets and noticed excessive mold growth. Once the plumber was able to correct the leak, SERVPRO, with approval from the customers claim adjuster, removed all damaged cabinets and dried out their kitchen framing to prep for repairs.   

Condo Fire

Condo Fire

SERVPRO of Lake Forest South/Laguna Woods was called out to service a condo in our local neighborhood that caught fire in the kitchen due to an electrical spark in one of the appliances. The majority of the damage was caused to the exterior of the unit however the interior of the unit was heavily affected by smoke and soot, which had spread throughout the whole downstairs. Deodorization via ozone filtration, heavy cleaning of walls and carpets along with resurfacing furniture was greatly needed to reduce the smell of the smoke. The exterior was cleaned by high powered washers. Very little demolition and reconstruction was needed to restore the integrity of the condo unit.

Commercial Fire

Commercial Fire

SERVPRO of Lake Forest South/Laguna Woods was called out to service an apartment complex that caught fire in one of the tenant’s kitchens and living room. The majority of the damage was caused to the exterior of the complex however the interior of two units was heavily affected by smoke and soot. Deodorization of both interior units along with heavy cleaning of walls carpets and furniture was greatly needed to reduce the smell of the smoke. The exterior was cleaned up by high powered washers and very little demolition and reconstruction was needed to restore the integrity of the structure.

Flood Cut

Flood Cut

A flood cut is when the SERVPRO of Lake Forest South cuts 12-18 inches above where the flood damage stopped. It is done so that we can remove the drywall and address any moisture issues behind the actual wall.

Water Damage in Kitchen

Water Damage in Kitchen

SERVPRO of Lake Forest South/Laguna Woods was called out to a water loss that affected our clients kitchen. Once approval from the insurance company was granted, SERVPRO had to shore up counter tops, remove built in cabinets along with all affected drywall behind the refrigerator and freezer.  

Fire Damage

Fire Damage

SERVPRO of Lake Forest South/Laguna Woods was called out to clean up a multi-level residential fire loss. Scaffolding was required to reach the exterior of the second level. 

Two Story Scaffolding

Two Story Scaffolding

Our local OC Social Services building was damaged by a major pipe leak affecting the two story foyer. SERVPRO teamed up with a specialist to custom build a two story scaffolding structure to adequately dry the upper drywall and ceiling of the building. 

Extreme Mold Growth

Extreme Mold Growth

Check out this nasty mold that was growing in someone's kitchen cabinet! If you think you might have mold, give us a call. Avoid contaminating your home with years of dangerous mold growth. 

Hazard!

Hazard!

SERVPRO protects your home from the spreading of mold particles when mitigating existing mold. A concealed containment is custom fitted to the affected area. Notice the "HAZARD" sign. It is placed to warn against entry of containment without proper hazmat gear. We take extra steps to ensure safety throughout any mitigation process.  

Floor Mat System

Floor Mat System

Our customer was concerned about loosing their custom made wood flooring, so with their insurance adjusters approval, SERVPRO was able to install a floor mat system to aid in the drying of the wood flooring.  

Local Furniture Store

Local Furniture Store

SERVPRO was called to action on Thanksgiving Weekend when our local furniture store was flooded with water from a pipe burst in their ceiling. Over 10 technicians acted promptly to get the store back in shape for their annual holiday party just weeks later. 

How to Dry Your Ceiling!

How to Dry Your Ceiling!

Have you ever wondered how SERVPRO attempts to dry out your ceiling. Well, wonder no longer. We attach an extension to the dehumidifiers exhaust to redirect the heat to your ceiling. It's simple and effective.