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Odor Removal in Los Angeles

When a home or building is heavily damaged by a disaster, it is relieving to finally have the damage restored so that you can once again use your home. However, if there is a strong odor lingering in your home or building after it has been restored, the frustration will continue until it is gone.

ServiceMaster by T.A. Russell provides deodorization services to remove foul, lingering odors left from smoke, water damage, mold, or other disasters in Azusa, CA. We use a range of proven methods such as hydroxyl technology, ozone technology, thermal fogging, and Nano carbon technology to completely remove odors from the air space, structures, and furnishings of your home.

Our Los Angeles technicians are trained to remove odors caused by a range of different sources. The specific odors that we can remove include:

  • Fire and Smoke Odor
  • Dead Animal Odor
  • Pet Odor
  • Undetected Death Scene Odor

Smoke is one of the toughest smells to eliminate - that's why you need the help of our professional smoke odor removal services! Get started today by calling (866) 634-4764 orcontact us online.

Our smoke odor removal services consist of a multi-step process that will not only remove the odor from your home, but also make sure it does not return. These odor removal steps include the following:

  • Removal of the source of the odor
  • Treatment of contaminated furnishings and structures
  • Treatment of air spaces
  • Air washing
  • Sealing of porous surfaces
  • Evaluation and documentation of the whole process

The deodorization process developed by ServiceMaster by T.A. Russell can effectively eliminate the following types of foul odors:

  • Fire and Smoke Odor: Our cleaning products can remove residual odors that are left by smoke and fire.
  • Water Damage Odor: Extensive water damage can cause mold and mildew to develop which results in a musty odor. We can remove odors left from mold.
  • Biological Based Odors: We have the right cleaning products to completely remove odors from biological substances such as bodily fluids and dead animals.

If there is still an odor lingering in your home or building in Azusa, CA after the restoration work has been completed, contact ServiceMaster by T.A. Russell for our deodorization services. We can completely eliminate a variety of odors from the air spaces and structural elements of your home or building.

Does your home need pet odor removal? Let our pros bring fresh air back to your home by calling (866) 634-4764 or contact us online to schedule your appointment.

Tips to Prevent Odor Damage

Preventing unpleasant odors from developing in your home is essential to ensure a healthy living environment.

Here are 13 steps to help prevent odors from becoming a problem:

  • Regular Cleaning: Clean your home regularly, including vacuuming carpets, dusting, and mopping floors. Pay attention to areas that can trap odors, such as upholstery, curtains, and rugs.
  • Proper Ventilation: Ensure good air circulation. When cooking or bathing, open windows and use exhaust fans. Fresh air helps remove odors and maintain a pleasant indoor environment.
  • Control Humidity: High humidity can lead to musty odors and mold growth. Use dehumidifiers to keep humidity levels in check, especially in moisture-prone areas, like basements and bathrooms.
  • Kitchen Maintenance: Keep your kitchen clean, and regularly clean your refrigerator and microwave. Dispose of food waste promptly and avoid leaving dirty dishes in the sink.
  • Garbage Disposal: Regularly clean your garbage disposal unit to prevent food residues from causing unpleasant odors.
  • Pet Care: If you have pets, maintain a regular grooming and cleaning routine. Wash pet bedding and clean litter boxes frequently. Consider using air purifiers with filters designed to capture pet odors.
  • Avoid Smoking Indoors: Smoking indoors can lead to persistent odors. If you smoke, do so outside, and designate a smoking area away from the house.
  • Dispose of Household Waste: Regularly empty trash cans and use trash bags with odor-absorbing properties. If you want to help absorb odors from your trash cans, place an open box of baking soda at the bottom.
  • Check for Leaks and Mold: Address any water leaks promptly, as they can lead to mold growth and musty odors. Regularly inspect areas prone to moisture, such as bathrooms and basements.
  • Odor Absorbers: Place odor-absorbing materials like activated charcoal, baking soda, or cedar chips in closets, cabinets, and other areas where odors tend to accumulate.
  • Regular Laundry: Wash curtains, upholstery covers, and bedding regularly. Pay attention to items that may not be part of your regular laundry routine.
  • Cooking Odor Management: Use a range hood while cooking to remove cooking odors. Simmering vinegar or citrus peels on the stove can also help freshen the air.
  • Houseplants: Some houseplants, such as snake plants and spider plants, can help improve indoor air quality by absorbing odors and purifying the air.

Following these preventative measures can help you maintain a fresh and odor-free home environment. If you encounter persistent or stubborn odors, contact ServiceMaster by T.A. Russell for professional odor removal services in Azusa, CA, and the surrounding areas.