How to Clean Up Floodwater

Flooding in the Chicago area Wednesday has left many residents left with the daunting task of cleaning basements and soaked properties—and the storms aren’t over. Here are some tips on how to clean up floodwater.

FloodSafety.com, a nonprofit promoting environmental awareness, says floodwaters can contain contaminants and mud—causing the clean up to be even more of a burden. Here are some tips from FloodSafety on how to deal with aftermath of floodwater.

Source: How to Clean Up Floodwater

Fox, Des Plaines rivers expected to rise again, renewing flooding woes

The flooded Fox and Des Plaines rivers began going down Friday but were expected to rise again this weekend.

Source: Fox, Des Plaines rivers expected to rise again, renewing flood woes

Custom Group staff will provide you with Certified Water Extraction and Remediation Technicians or Supervisor’s in this field. If your property suffers a water loss we can properly dry out your area with the latest technology available. All of our technicians go through IICRC training and some technicians are Vortex Certified and have hours of field training.

We use several different systems to assure proper drying techniques from the Vortex drying system. We also carry LGR dehumidifiers and desiccants which can suit any type of situation. With our structural drying equipment we are saving your property from any type of moisture and preventing mold from growing. If you need any of the following items dried out like: wall cavity, wood floors or a crawl space, we can assure you that your needs will be custom fit. Our main goal is to get your business or home back to a normal condition within a couple of days.

WATER EXTRACTION | FLOODED BASEMENT CLEANUP