If you have had a toilet back up or another type of sewage backup, you may be in contact with dangerous bacteria, parasites and 120 different viruses that can cause illnesses. This is not something you should try to deal with on your own. The Flood Team is prepared to handle these hazards with trained technicians, professional equipment and appropriate cleansing procedures including hot water extraction, sanitizers and disinfectants. Our technicians will neutralize the health threat and thoroughly clean your property.
One common misconception is carpet contaminated with sewage may be cleaned and made sanitary. Porous materials such as carpet must be disposed of if they have come in contact with contaminants. Call The Flood Team immediately if you have any sewage backup in St. Louis. We will be able to immediately address the situation and get your home or business back to normal.
All sorts of pathogens are found in sewage. Some of those include E. coli, salmonella, and hepatitis A & B. These are serious contaminants that must be handled appropriately to protect yourself and your family.