There is nothing quite as comfortable as upholstered furniture in your home. The only problem with an upholstered piece of furniture is that it can be easily damaged if not taken care of. Although people often think that juice and wine stains cause the most damage, water can be just as damaging if you have a house fire or flood. Upholstery water damage can make your most prized furniture look awful, beat-up, and worn out. The good news is that you can fix upholstery water damage and make your favorite pieces look new again by getting them professionally cleaned.
Why Can’t I Just Clean It Myself?
Restoration services who come in after floods or fires to fix damaged property have the proper tools to clean your upholstery without doing further damage. Trying to do it yourself could make the problem worse or mean that you miss dirt and other particles deep in the upholstery. With water damage, time is especially of the essence. A professional restoration service allows the damage to be repaired quickly and maximize the chance of a full recovery.
What Types of Fabrics Can Be Cleaned?
Professional wash methods clean very delicately and can be used on most types of upholstery you have in your home. From nylon to microfiber they clean equally well, taking away spots without altering the appearance of the fabric. Generally, issues with shrinkage, tears, and pilling can be avoided. Soil-Away’s goal is to leave your furniture in pre-loss condition or better. A professional cleaning will also remove the smell left by water or smoke damage. With the right restoration company, you won’t have to worry about your favorite armchair giving off foul odors.
What Types of Furniture Should Be Cleaned Professionally?
Whether your damage is due to wear and tear, a fire, or a flood, Soil-Away can clean everything from custom pieces to box-store sofas. No job is too big, too small, or too fragile. If you are unsure about a specific piece of furniture, you can always call. A professional will be able to tell you what type of cleaning service would be best.
Water is one of the most damaging elements to upholstered furniture. The good news is that after a flood or fire, you can save many of your upholstered items. At Soil-Away, we can often remove water spots. We can also handle other dirt and debris, all without altering the feel or the condition of your original item. For an estimate, call us at 603-641-6555 today!
Are you looking to pursue a new building project? Is your house in need of a fix-me-up after receiving unwanted damage? If you answered yes to either one of those questions, it sounds like you may need to find a construction company. However, picking the right company is not a fast process. There are many things to consider to find the best construction company for your needs.
Licensed and Bonded
One of the first things you will want to do is look for the company’s credentials. If a company has a license, that means they will complete services properly. Also, if the company is bonded, that means they are insured to do construction work. Any other certifications or awards will also look good. Make sure the company is legit before starting to work with them.
If a construction company has a warranty, they take enough pride in their work to make it right if a customer is unsatisfied. You want to hire a company that offers a warranty for their services. Soil-Away provides a construction warranty promise, as well as various workmanship warranties.
It’s essential for a company to be passionate and care about the work and services they provide. Most likely a construction company will be working on one of your prized possessions, like your home or your business. However, if the company is not passionate or doesn’t care, the job will most likely be done poorly.
If you can find one construction company that does all the work you are searching for, then you’ll want to consider that business. Having various contractors is confusing for everyone and becomes tricky when it comes to insurance and time management. Working with a one-stop shop is easier for everyone.
Ratings and Testimonials
If a construction company doesn’t have ratings or testimonials, it most likely means they haven’t done outstanding work – or any work at all. Most customers are honest about their experiences with companies, and that is the best way to determine if you will be satisfied with the services.
Interview Construction Companies
Determining which construction company is best for you is like a job application process. Ask as many questions as you need to and do your research. Interview more than one construction company to see which one is the best fit for you.
Soil-Away is a full-service restoration firm with a specialized construction division to begin the rebuilding process right away. You won’t have to wait for another contractor; we are your one-stop shop for construction after disasters. Soil-Away streamlines the restoration process as your contractor. We train our employees for safety and provide warranties. Contact us today to see if we are the right construction company for you.