Unattended Death

Professional Cleanup After Unattended Death

Unattended deaths require professionals for intensive cleaning and decontamination services.  Cleaning up biohazards without protective equipment or the right cleaning agents, regardless of skill, is dangerous to your health and should be treated as such. Grimebusters has been helping families after tragedies such as unattended deaths for 30 years, going as far as to reconstruct areas of the home to make the home safe for family living again. Property managers and family members all over Edmonton trust the Grimebusters team’s experience and discretion after an unattended death.

At Grimebusters, all the services you need to get the home ready for living again can be done with one company. If there is flooring that needs to be replaced, walls that need patching, and odours that need removal, Grimebusters can do it.  Affected content such as furniture, clothing, building material that require removing will be disposed of  properly and taken to incineration. The Grimebusters team can take care of all required cleaning, decontamination and reconstruction so there will be nothing left for you to handle.

When it comes to trauma cleaning and unattended deaths, Grimebusters provides 24/7 emergency services to anyone who needs it. Our following services are at your disposal for unattended deaths:


  • Pathological Waste Decontamination
  • Incineration Services
  • Content Removal
  • Odour Control
  • Drug Paraphernalia Disposal
  • Hoarding Cleanup
  • Reconstruction & Finishing

If you or your family experience an unattended death, please ensure to contact the authorities first. It is crucial that the police are the initial point of contact in such situations. Once the authorities have completed their procedures at the premises, please reach out to Grimebusters. We can promptly arrange for an inspection and consultation to assess the necessary work scope.

We understand that dealing with a sudden and tragic event like an unattended death can lead to unforeseen financial implications. At Grimebusters, we acknowledge the financial and time constraints families may face during such challenging times. Rest assured, we are committed to providing thorough cleaning services while being mindful of not causing additional stress. Our estimates are diligently prepared to be as precise as possible, with clear communication with our client.

Upon completion of our services, you can be assured that the home is entirely safe for habitation once more.

Grimebusters Ltd. is available on a 24-hour basis to respond quickly and efficiently whenever the need for biohazard cleanup arises, in order to minimize your exposure to potentially serious health risks. Call us today, and we’ll dispatch a specialized team to your door immediately.