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How to Clean Up Smoke Damage in Your Sioux Falls Home

If you have any sort of fire in your home, you know how sneaky—and damaging—smoke is. Because it moves through your house based on the currents in the air, it tends to gather around doorways or on walls. It especially loves higher portions of the wall (remember, heat rises).  Recovering after a fire, especially when […]

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[Video] What Does Intek Do? See Our Services in Action!

Who is Intek? Jerry joined the Intek team in 1984 and ever since then, his goal for the company has been to provide the best cleaning services to customers in the Sioux Falls area. We specialize in water and fire mitigation, full-service carpet cleaning, furnace and duct cleaning, and mold remediation. We also do all […]

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How to Clean Up a Flooded Basement

If you find water in your basement, the first thing you need to do is not panic! It’s easy enough to clean up after a flooded basement if you know what to do. There are only a few steps that you need to take to clean up a flooded basement, all of which are pretty intuitive, […]

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How to Clean Tile Grout

Tile flooring is beautiful, but looking that good isn’t easy! If you don’t stay on top of cleaning your tile flooring, they may become discolored and look just a little bit less beautiful than they could. Most of that has to do with keeping the grout around the tiles squeaky clean. Because the best rule of thumb with […]

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Top 4 Ways to Prevent or Put Out a House Fire

Prepping for a fire is just as important as what you do if there is a fire. According to the American Red Cross, a person only has an average of two minutes to get out of a burning building safely.  That’s not very long! So make the most of your precious time by following our four […]

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How to Get Your Home Ready for Summer Storms

Summer weather is a challenge for homeowners for a few reasons, most of them revolving around the common thunderstorm. Those storms have two main ingredients that pose a potential threat to your home: lightning and rainwater. Before you see that tell-tale flash in the sky this summer, here are a few ways to get your […]

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5 Signs that You Need a Sump Pump

If you’ve recently remodeled your basement or even if you use your basement just for storage, the last thing you want to deal with is basement flooding. The best way to keep your home from flooding is to have a sump pump. That’s because a sump pump’s job is to take the extra water that’s collecting in […]

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What to Do if Your Water Pipes Burst

If a pipe bursts in your home, there are only a few steps to take to do damage control. So prepare yourself for an emergency before it happens by checking out the steps below. And if you’re dealing with a burst pipe right now, call our emergency line at 1-800-456-5004 line to help with water restoration in […]

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