Hoarding is a disorder that can result in dangerous situations for the affected individual, so those affected by hoarding need to get help. Continue reading to learn more what hoarding is, why people hoard, and what to do about senior hoarding.
Health risks, fire hazards and the risk for falls are a handful of the ongoing perils hoarders face daily. A hoarder’s home can be salvaged with proper cleanup procedures.
It can be difficult to deal with a tenant on your property with a hoarding issue, but it can be done with the proper approach. See what are the signs of hoarding, how to approach and help a hoarder. When ready to hire professionals to clean out the unit, contact ServiceMaster NCR for our hoarding cleaning services.
Matt Paxton, one of the top Hoarding Clean-up experts in the United States, presented an educational and eye-opening seminar on Hoarding for the Northern Virginia… Read More »Matt Paxton Seminar on Hoarding Hosted by ServiceMaster NCR
The author, like many family members, struggled to fathom his aunt’s hoarding compulsion. Here, he relates his confusion and how he eventually came to an… Read More »What’s with all the stuff – Hoarding Case Study
In the last years we started offering hoarding cleanup services for individuals suffering with hoarding disorder. These individuals have a persistent difficulty discarding or parting with possessions because of a perceived need to save them, and might experience distress at the thought of getting rid of the items. Hoarding often creates such cramped living conditions that homes may be filled to capacity, with only narrow pathways winding through stacks of clutter.
How do you know if you or someone you love struggles with hoarding? Follow our series to learn more… Hoarding Signs – Stage 1 HOME:… Read More »Hoarding Signs – ServiceMaster Restore Series
Hoarding is understood as a mental disorder that may be a symptom of a larger, more complex anxiety disorder. Those who struggle with hoarding often… Read More »The Best Methods for Confronting a Hoarder