Mold Damage Restoration by SMART Environmental Services

June 5, 2024

Mold damage remediation is in full swing thanks to our plentiful spring rains here in Kansas City. Early mold detection is important because you may have better options for remediation. While some mold is visible to the naked eye, some species of mold is not, which makes it extremely difficult to treat without professional testing.…

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Asbestos Removal – Best Left To the Professionals

May 15, 2024

Asbestos removal in Kansas City is best left to the professionals. Asbestos removal is regulated by federal, state and local governments and requires licensing of abatement contractors and employees.  Smart Environmental Services LLC has all of the necessary licenses and insurance, and follows EPA, NESHAP (National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants), and AHERA (Asbestos…

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Can I Use Bleach for Mold Removal?

May 1, 2024

Is the old advice about using bleach for mold removal a myth or helpful homeowner advice? Unfortunately, the old wives tale has persisted for so long because bleach will appear to remove some surface mold, however, it only masks the mold you can see and does not treat an underlying mold problem. And because bleach…

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Where Does Mold Hide?

April 17, 2024

Where does mold like to hide in Kansas and Missouri and how can it be prevented? SMART Environmental Services in Kansas City is your local mold remediation expert and can help rid your home or business of the unwanted fungus.  Mold can grow in any place inside a home or business that has experienced a…

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Spring Cleaning & Asbestos Checks Go Hand-in-Hand

April 3, 2024

Be on the lookout for asbestos during your spring cleaning. If you are getting ready for spring cleaning here in Kansas City, it’s important to remember that if you are buying, renovating, or cleaning out an older home, asbestos may be lurking in your insulation, ceiling or flooring. If you are working on home repairs…

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Meth/Fentanyl Cleanup – Missouri Guidelines

March 20, 2024

For Meth/Fentanyl cleanup, reviewing your state of Kansas, Missouri or national guidelines is a good place to start. These resources will help you understand the severity of the contamination, level of remediation needed and the health risks involved.  Serving as a useful source for homeowners and cleanup contractors, the EPA’s Voluntary Guidelines were geared towards state and…

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Asbestos Abatement – Why It’s Important for Missouri and Kansas Residents

March 6, 2024

Asbestos abatement is a necessary funciton in Kansas and Missouri due to the area’s historical use of asbestos containing materials. SMART Environmental Services in Kansas City offers professionally trained asbestos removal for residential and commercial properties.     How Does Asbestos Affect Kansas and Missouri? Asbestos is a well-known risk in Kansas and Missouri due…

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Methamphetamine Cleanup in Kansas City

February 21, 2024

Methamphetamine cleanup is necessary if you suspect meth contamination. The long-term effects of living in a contaminated space are simply not worth the risks. SMART Environmental Cleanup services the Kansas City Metro area and offers assessment and estimates.  Are you concerned your home or property cannot be restored?  Why Is a Professional Required for Methamphetamine Cleanup?…

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Asbestos Testing and Removal – Hiring a Professional

February 7, 2024

For asbestos removal, some homeowners opt to go the DIY route. Why would you want to bother with the hassle of testing or handling the asbestos removal when you could have SMART Environmental Services in Kansas City come out for a free inspection?  The EPA does not recommend completing asbestos testing or asbestos removal yourself because…

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Affordable Asbestos Removal in Kansas City

January 17, 2024

Do you need asbestos removal in Kansas City? SMART Environmental Services is both an abatement and also a restoration contractor providing asbestos removal services including water and mold damage cleanup.    In many cases, older homes and buildings may have asbestos containing materials, which can cause serious health risks if disturbed and not handled properly.…

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