Facing Mortality

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Facing MortalityUnattended Death Scene Cleanup

by Advanced Bio Treatment on July 22, 2014 with 0 comments

No one likes to think about their own mortality. Working this job, however, one is constantly reminded of how unpredictable life can be.  One minute you’re here, and the next minute you’re gone. No matter who you are, or how much wealth you have or how important or insignificant… death eventually pays us all a …

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Teenager vs. Cat

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Teenager vs. CatCrime Scene Cleanup, Residential & Personal Property Cleanup

by Advanced Bio Treatment on July 20, 2014 with Comments Off comments

Can you imagine going away on vacation and saying goodbye to your beloved cat until you return, only when you get back home you discover that someone or something has broken into your home and brutally murdered your furry family member? It’s happened. I see some crazy stuff working this job as you all know, …

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Another Knoxville Suicide

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Another Knoxville SuicideResidential & Personal Property Cleanup, Suicide Cleanup

by Advanced Bio Treatment on July 19, 2014 with Comments Off comments

Blood removal is a big part of my job. From some of the goriest murders, to terrifying industrial accidents and shotgun suicides, I have seen an unbelievable about of the sticky, red stuff.  So much so, that I can still smell the sweet, coppery scent of it even after many jobs have been completed. It’s …

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Hoarding 101

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Hoarding 101Compulsive Hoarding Cleanup, Hoarding Cleanup, Residential & Personal Property Cleanup

by Advanced Bio Treatment on July 18, 2014 with Comments Off comments

“Hoarding 101″. Compulsive hoarding is a mental disorder that can devastate lives and property. Personal belongings become mixed with garbage and waste until living areas are unsanitary. Rooms become unusable as refuse piles up on tables, countertop, and floors. Its amazing how many of these calls we actually get. You never think that someone in …

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Burn Out or Fade Away

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Burn Out or Fade AwayUncategorized

by Advanced Bio Treatment on July 17, 2014 with Comments Off comments

In this job, I often see how devastating mental illness can be to an individual and their family when it ends with a call to Advanced Biotreatment to restore a home or property in the aftermath of a heartbreaking loss. There are two types of death when talking about mental illness… Many times those suffering …

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Tennessee Unattended Death Aftermath Cleanup

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Tennessee Unattended Death Aftermath CleanupAccident and Trauma Scene Cleanup

by Advanced Bio Treatment on July 15, 2014 with Comments Off comments

Every year at Advanced Bio Treatment we get countless calls to restore a home in the aftermath of a unattended death. Many times these cases involve the death of an elderly person who has taken a spill, and because a large portion of the older community lives alone, a simple fall that would otherwise have …

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Another Crime Scene In Atlanta

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Another Crime Scene In AtlantaAccident and Trauma Scene Cleanup, Burglary/Battery Cleanup, Residential & Personal Property Cleanup

by Advanced Bio Treatment on July 12, 2014 with Comments Off comments

Working at Advanced Biotreatment, a fair amount of our calls involve homicide. We can really be quite nasty to one another. Its been my observation that in these instances, the violence is usually spawned by the most trivial things… though obviously not trivial to the person doing the killing. When the death of an individual …

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