Why You Need Professionals to Remove Residual Cigarette Smoke
Cigarette smoke is left behind when indoor smokers move away or pass on. What is left behind is called ETS, or Environmental Tobacco Smoke. This residual smoke can result in lingering smells, residual allergens and health risks, and discoloration of surfaces. ETS can stick to or bind with furniture, plastics, fabrics, carpets, and walls, permanently altering their appearance.
Professional smoke removal services can eradicate the risk of exposure to secondhand smoke. The yellowish-brown, sticky substance that you see contains a combination of over 7,000 compounds, 40 of which are associated with cancer, according to the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency). Long-term smoke exposure indoors is similar to a fire in the damage it causes, but tobacco smoke damage is more difficult to remove than fire smoke.
If you need to remove residual smoke from a home, call the experts at Palm Springs Cleaning and Disinfecting. We can help make your space clean and safe for your family, new homeowners, or tenants.
Call Palm Springs Cleaning and Disinfecting to schedule a cleaning today.
What Do Professional Cleaners Do to Remove Smoke?
Our professional cleaners start by cleaning all surfaces including using deodorizing agents to remove tobacco smoke particles. Ozone or hydroxyl generators can remove odors that are not accessible with regular cleaning. They reach the residual smoke that has penetrated deep beyond the surface or is lingering behind molding, cabinets, and other unreachable spaces.
Once clean, professional restorative cleaners will typically use sealants applied over the surfaces as a precursor to painting or refinishing. This will depend on the extent of your restoration and your plan of action moving forward.
Choose Palm Springs Cleaning and Disinfecting for Cigarette Smoke Removal
Years and even months of residual indoor smoke penetrate fabrics, carpets, drywall, and other porous surfaces. Whether you intend to sell a home, rent to new tenants, or are renovating for your occupancy, eliminating residual smoke is crucial to the process. It will eliminate smells, allergens, and discoloration left behind by smokers.
Let the experts at Palm Springs Cleaning and Disinfecting help your home look and smell fresh while eliminating the residual risk of secondhand smoke exposure. Don’t move in without professional cleaning done by our Coachella Valley cleaners.
Contact the Coachella Valley professional smoke removers at Palm Springs Cleaning and Disinfecting today to get started.