A sewage backup in your home can be a real nightmare. A proper response can greatly minimize negative health effects and property damage. Never delay in getting the clean up process started. The first order of business is to call a plumber to find out what caused the situation. Be aware of the risk of potential health and safety problems when addressing the clean up. Sewage carries bacteria, fecal matter, and hazardous microorganisms which can cause disease. These “germs” can be transmitted by touching contaminated items or by tracking them into uncontaminated areas of your home. The speedy removal and cleanup of sewer water is very important and necessary. It is best that you consider a professional cleaning and restoration company to handle the job. They have all the proper equipment and antibacterial cleaning supplies to assure your health and safety. Do your research and find a well rated company. This will assure the health and safety of your family. De Hart Plumbing, serving Manhattan Kansas, Junction City Kansas and Wamego Kansas.