A Hoarder's Worst Fear When it comes to hoarding, this is a fear that most hoarders are faced with at some point in their life, especially when the authorities order them to clean up or ship out! MayKen understands cleaning up a hoarders property is more than just removing junk, there is a requirement for compassion, diligence and even acting responsibly to help the individual out where ever possible. A Hoarding Story Last year a middle aged lady called us with fear in her voice. She owned her … [Read more...]
Hoarding - Information and Procedures To Deal With Hoarders Homes
Hoarding can create a dangerous environment ripe for bacteria can fester and health concerns can abound.
Cleaning up a hoarder's home is a serious task and can require specialized equipment, additional repair work and every layer of hoarded items can lead to new and dangerous issues.
Mayken Hazmat has put together a series of articles explaining some of the dangers, how we deal with them and how we can help you if you need a hoarding house cleaned up.
What Is Hoarding? Hoarding, is more than just clutter that’s built up over time, it’s an actual disease that requires treatment, coaching and support from people surrounding the individual. When Mayken is contacted to help clear out a hoarding situation, it is usually family or friends who are providing this support that contact us and it’s due to several reasons. Most common is sheer overwhelm. And along with the overwhelm also comes the potential health and safety issues that accompany … [Read more...]
EXTREME CLEANING Crime Scene cleaning, extreme cleaning and cleaning up after hoarders all requires specialized equipment, and attention to details, that's why MayKen can be helpful to you when you need it most. Whether it's extreme cleaning after hoarders, extremely poor tenants or due to poorly maintained homes and pets, the cleanup can be a serious issue that needs serious professionals. * Hoarders * Infectious Waste * Animal Feces * Gross Filth * Distressed Properties* In many … [Read more...]