Living with any type of smoke damage is not only uncomfortable but it can also pose potential risks to your personal health. Knowing the things that can risk smoke damage in your home can pose to your health now and in the future.
At California State Restoration in Santa Rosa, CA, if you have any smoke damage in your home and now is the perfect time to get it cleaned up and taken care of.
The first significant health risk has to do with your breathing. Although the smoke is no longer present, the effects of smoke can linger in furniture, cabinets, walls, carpet, and a lot more which can all lead to many problems breathing. Each time you come in contact with the smoke-damaged area of your house or apartment, you risk inhaling soot and other harmful particles that are left behind after the fire has been cleared. This can also cause issues with your sinuses, with your lungs, and more it can end up causing greater health issues in the immediate future.
Soot, airborne dirt, and smoke residue can also be a serious skin irritant and can seriously cause damage to your skin and complexion. Smoke residue and soot can cause some major irritation that cannot be treated with things like lotion, for example. In some cases, these issues might end up being more severe and may require careful medical attention. Though you can wash things such as clothes and fabrics after they have incurred major smoke damage, there may still be remnants of the smoke that can continue to irritate the skin and cause discomfort.
Smoke and soot can also cause very painful, itchy, red, watery eyes that are never ever comfortable. Smoke damage, even when you cannot see it, can cause significant irritation and damage to your eyes after a prolonged period of time. If you are noticing any signs of any eye irritation, consult with a doctor and have your property mitigated right away.
Smoke damage can cause a wide range of various issues and that’s why it is best to have this damage cleaned up as soon as it occurs. Cleaning up smoke damage by professionals is the quickest way to avoid any health issues down the road, so call us today at California State Restoration, the experts in Santa Rosa, CA.
Serving Napa, Marin, and Sonoma Counties with 24/7 Emergency Services, California State Restoration Services in Santa Rosa, CA performs every aspect of disaster restoration. For all your water, fire, storm, and mold damage needs, as well as for sewage and biohazard cleanups, California State Restoration Services is a one-stop company that is known for quality work and a professional approach to everything we do. We have grown steadily over the years because we make customer service a #1 priority and are always looking for solutions that are viable and affordable.
Sources: USA Today and AOL.com
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