How Quickly Does Fire Spread?

Fire is the product of a chemical process. Fire is created and maintained by three things: heat, fuel, and oxygen. Removing any one of these components will extinguish the fire. Thus, you can expect a fire to go out if there is not enough heat, if the fuel runs out,...

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UV Safety Month

July is UV Safety Month. The observance raises awareness of the importance of protecting the skin from the harmful effects of the UV rays of the sun. Over-exposure to UV rays increases a person’s risk of skin cancer. Too much sun can also weaken the immune system and...

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Stay Safe This Fourth of July

America’s Independence Day commemorates the thirteen colonies declaring their independence from England. It is summer’s biggest holiday, and while it is normally a day of carefree enjoyment, it is not free of risks. On some occasions, disasters, such as drought,...

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Summer’s Natural Disasters

In the U.S., summer is typically an active season for weather-related disasters, such as drought, brush fires, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, earthquakes, and tsunamis. The natural disasters occurring during the summer months have resulted in damaged property, loss of...

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National Safety Month

June is National Safety Month. Sponsored by the National Safety Council, the observance is focused on the reduction of the leading causes of death and injury in the workplace, at home, on the road, and in the community. Hurricanes, earthquakes, floods, fires, and...

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Atlantic Hurricane Season

June is the beginning of the Atlantic hurricane season. Lately, the country has experienced stronger storms than have been felt in the past. This means that everybody has to be prepared because nobody knows when a disaster will develop. The worst thing that could...

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World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day is celebrated on June 8. The day’s events include activities and actions related to the protection and conservation of the world’s oceans, such as beach cleanups, outdoors exploration, educational programs, sustainable seafood events, and more. Oceans...

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Building a Sustainable Environment

June 5 is World Environment Day. This occasion is sponsored by the United Nations with an aim to increase worldwide understanding of environmental protection. It involves various campaigns to tackle different environmental issues, such as global warming and pollution....

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The Importance of Biohazard Cleanup

Accident, injury or violent crime can leave biohazard waste behind. Biohazard waste, such as blood and bodily fluids, needs to be addressed properly because it can transmit disease. You will face risks if you do not use proper cleaning techniques. You could be liable...

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Different Types of Mold

Molds are fungi that grow into multicellular filaments. They reproduce through tiny spores that cannot be seen by the naked eye. The spores float through the air, both inside and outside. They grow indoors when the spores land on wet or moist surfaces. Molds cannot...

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How to Handle Blood and Other Biohazardous Waste Spills

Biohazardous waste, also known as infectious or biomedical waste, is defined as potentially infectious materials or agents that could pose a threat to public health or the environment. This type of waste may include blood, bodily fluids, and human tissues. Significant...

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Mental Health Awareness Month

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. The month-long observance is intended to raise awareness about mental disorders and related issues. Even though there is still a long way to go in promoting understanding of mental illness, leaders in the field have made...

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What to Do If a Tree Falls on Your House

Storms can bring extreme winds, heavy rain, and lightning. Any one of the three can cause a tree to fall. If that tree happens to be positioned near your home, you could end up with some serious damage. Hopefully your home will stay safe in the event of a storm, but...

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10 Different Types of Mold [infographic]

There are different types of molds that can be found in homes. They came in all shapes, sizes, and colors. They also cause different kinds of health issues from allergic reactions to respiratory inflammation, cancer, and immune suppression. Molds grow in damp places...

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Why Hire a Restoration and Clean Up Company [Infographic]

Why hire a restoration and clean-up company if you can do it yourself?  There are things that we don’t know about this problem and one of the most significant advantages of hiring professional cleanup company is minimizing your stress. Check these 10 most important...

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Ceiling & Wall Repair

The Disaster Company provides ceiling, wall and drywall repair after fires, water losses and other disasters. Based in Ogden, we are the leading disaster cleanup and restoration contractor in Northern Utah, and we have helped thousands of homeowners and business...

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Asbestos Abatement

The Disaster Company is a fully trained asbestos abatement, removal, cleanup and testing firm, capable of handling any asbestos issues that your home or business may need. Our specialists are not only fully equipped to remove the asbestos in your home or business, but...

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Storm Damage Repair

The Disaster Company can repair any damage caused by storms in Ogden. We have many years of experience in storm damage repair and can quickly and efficiently repair your property after a devastating storm. It is important to get repairs done immediately in order to...

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Property Restoration

No one ever wants to deal with the difficulty of property restoration in Ogden or anywhere else, but if that time should come, The Disaster Company is available to help you. Our staff is rigorously trained in every aspect of restoration in order to provide our clients...

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Commercial Water Damage Restoration

The Disaster Company is a full-service commercial water damage restoration company in the Ogden area. With our experience in professional water damage cleanup and repair, we can restore your business or commercial building to like new conditions following water...

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Hazardous Waste Disposal

The Disaster Company is a full service Layton based disaster cleanup company, serving Northern Utah. With a staff of trained and certified hazardous waste disposal professionals, we can ensure that your hazardous waste is disposed of safely and under compliance with...

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Fire Cleanup

The Disaster Company specializes in fire damage restoration and fire cleanup in Ogden. We also proudly offer our services throughout Southwestern Wyoming and Northern Utah. Our staff is professional, courteous and can respond to any emergency typically within an hour....

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Water Damage Restoration

The Disaster Company specializes in water damage restoration in Ogden and the surrounding communities. Our professional estimators and technicians are all IICRE certified and trained to help you evaluate and assist you in water damage clean up situations. When a flood...

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Emergency Board Up

If your home or business has suffered from fire damage, call The Disaster Company for emergency board up services today. We are your 24/7 resource to protect yourself from further damage. Once you’ve suffered loss from a fire, the last thing you need to worry about is...

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Commercial Fire Damage Restoration

When your business has suffered fire damage, The Disaster Company in Ogden, Utah, understands that time is money. Our commercial restoration experts have extensive training in dealing with commercial fire damage. Each one is qualified to perform all the actions...

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Smoke Odor Removal

The Disaster Company is a leader in smoke odor removal in Ogden, Utah. We are an IICRC-certified property restoration contractor, and we have helped restore the lives and property of many Northern Utah homeowners and business owners who have suffered fire and smoke...

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Tree Removal

If storms, high winds or heavy snow have wreaked havoc on your trees and property, call The Disaster Company for tree removal in Ogden. Will can quickly clear the debris and repair any damage caused by fallen trees and branches. Tree And Stump Removal After A Storm...

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Lead Removal

The Disaster Company provides lead removal services for homeowners, commercial property owners and property management companies in the Ogden, Utah area. Lead is a natural metal that was used to make many everyday items, such as household paint, painted toys,...

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Flooded Basement Repair

The Disaster Company is a full service disaster cleanup company, providing flooded basement repair services to Ogden and surrounding areas. A flooded basement can be a nightmare that occurs with very little to no warning. Disasters like this occur at the most...

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