Step 5: Cleaning and Sanitizing


9 times out of 10 after the drying process is completed, your home will need our professional cleaning services.  We will clean all of your belongings damaged by the water that are able to be saved. Most times after water damage your items have a mildew dirty smell to them, your home will require a professional odor removal spray and deodorization. SERVPRO of Texarkana specializes in restoring items damaged by water, fire and mold. We want to help you save money and keep precious keepsakes that can never be replaced. 

Our odor removal process requires air scrubbers and fogging equipment. Depending on the odor we may use antimicrobial, antibacterial, or disinfectant treatments to clean your property. 

Contents Restoration

SERVPRO of Texarkana specializes in restoring contents damaged by fire, water, or mold. Our expertise and “restore” versus “replace” mentality can help you save money while preserving precious keepsakes that can’t be replaced. Learn more about Contents Restoration.

  •  Dry Cleaning
  •  Wet Cleaning
  •  Spray and Wipe
  •  Foam Cleaning
  •  Abrasive Cleaning
  •  Immersion Cleaning

Odor Removal and Deodorization

We are trained to identify and eliminate offensive odors. Our technical expertise and industrial grade air scrubbers and fogging equipment go well beyond simply masking odors and other shortcuts that don’t work when your odor problem is serious or persistent.

  •  Odor Removal and Deodorization
  •  Air Scrubbers and Fogging Equipment

Sanitizing Treatments

Depending on the scenario, we may use antimicrobial, antibacterial, or disinfectant treatments to clean your property.

  •  Antimicrobial and Antibacterial Treatments
  •  Sanitizing and Disinfectant Treatments


We will remove and dispose of damaged materials with guidance from you and your insurance adjuster.

  •  Properly Dispose of Refuse

Back to Step 4: Drying and Dehumidification

Forward to Step 6: Restoration

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