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Why SERVPRO For Your Residential Mold Remediation

5/23/2022 (Permalink)

Mold Remediation The only team to call to get rid of this pesky menace of mold in your home is your locally owned and operated SERVPRO.

For mold to grow in your Strasburg home it does not take much. Just a small amount of water and some humidity and next thing you know you may have a mold problem on your hands and contaminating the air you breathe in your residence. That is because mold gives off a strong musty odor that is often a sign of a problem allergies and irritants in your home. With the alarming rate at which mold can grow you may   need remediation plan in place. The only team to call to get rid of this pesky menace of mold in your home is your locally owned and operated SERVPRO. SERVPRO has mold remediation down to a science with our 7-step process to remove mold.

  1. Emergency Contact - (330) 393-9999
  2. Inspection and Mold Damage Assessment
  3. Mold Containment
  4. Air Filtration
  5. Removing Mold and Mold-Infested Materials
  6. Cleaning Contents and Belongings
  7. Restoration

SERVPRO is committed to getting all your problems under control and over with and as quick of a time is possible, and that is because we are faster to any disaster. SERVPRO has invested in the latest equipment and ongoing mold remediation training because it helps us restore your home quickly and effectively.

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia is locally owned and operated, so we are part of this community too. When you have a cleaning or restoration need, we are already nearby and ready to help. SERVPRO of New Philadelphia is a fire and water restoration and cleanup company. We are Here to Help, 24/7. For immediate assistance give us a call at (330) 393-9999 or visit us on our Website.

What to Do if Faced with Water Damage in Dover, OH Residence

5/17/2022 (Permalink)

Thunderstorms Your local owned and operated SERVPRO is no stranger to dealing with water damages.

As we welcome the summer months in Dover Ohio with open arms, we should also weary of the serve storms that come along with the warm weather. Your local owned and operated SERVPRO is no stranger to dealing with water damages. These damages can bring a set of dangers to you and your family. So, here is our best tips if you are faced with a water damage emergency in the up coming months.

  • Electrical and "slip and fall" hazards are some of the most prevalent concerns.
  • Remove excess water by mopping and blotting.
  • Gather loose items from floors.
  • Turn air conditioning on for maximum drying in summer.
  • Most Importantly, only do activities that are safe for you to perform, wet materials can be very heavy.

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia is locally owned and operated, so we are part of this community too. When you have a cleaning or restoration need, we are already nearby and ready to help. SERVPRO of New Philadelphia is a fire and water restoration and cleanup company. We are Here to Help, 24/7. For immediate assistance give us a call at (330) 393-9999 or visit us on our Website.

What to Do After a Tornado in Pekin, OH

4/29/2022 (Permalink)

A tornado What to do after a tornado can be confusing, especially after a disaster just occurs. Weather.gov has provided the tips below on what to do after a to

What to do after a tornado can be confusing, especially after a disaster just occurs. Weather.gov has provided the tips below on what to do after a tornado.

  • Stay Informed: Continue to listen to local news or a NOAA Weather Radio to stay updated about tornado watches and warnings. Multiple rounds of thunderstorms capable of producing tornadoes are possible during severe weather outbreaks.
  • Contact Your Family and Loved Ones: Let your family and close friends know that you're okay so they can help spread the word. Text messages or social media are more reliable forms of communication than phone calls.
  • Assess the Damage: After the threat for tornadoes has ended, check to see if your property has been damaged. When walking through storm damage, wear long pants, a long-sleeved shirt, and sturdy shoes. Contact local authorities if you see power lines down. Stay out of damaged buildings. Be aware of insurance scammers if your property has been damaged.
  • Help Your Neighbor: If you come across people that are injured and you are properly trained, provide first aid to victims if needed until emergency response teams arrive

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia is a fire and water restoration and cleanup company. We are Here to Help, 24/7. For immediate assistance give us a call at (330) 393-9999 or visit us on our Website!

You Are Not Alone in Taking Care of Your Gilmore Business

3/23/2022 (Permalink)

tree fallen after storm We do not want to see any business in our local community suffer from a disaster. You need a restoration company who can respond fast.

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia is ready to respond immediately and work quickly to clean or restore your New Philadelphia business. We understand that your property’s appearance is important and that every hour spent restoring is an hour of lost productivity. We do not want to see any business in our local community suffer from a disaster. You need a restoration company who can respond fast. SERVPRO of New Philadelphia is just that. When you need a restoration or cleaning professional, SERVPRO of New Philadelphia has the training, expertise, and equipment to help make it “Like it never even happened.”

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia are fire and water damage restoration specialists. We are always Here to Help, 24/7. Give us a call at (330) 393-9999 for immediate assistance or visit our Website!

5 Reasons to have Your New Philadelphia HVAC System Cleaned

2/23/2022 (Permalink)

HVAC System Are you looking to see if your company should have the HVAC system cleaned? If you are asking the question, you more than likely should.

Are you looking to see if your company should have the HVAC system cleaned? If you are asking the question, you more than likely should. It is important to have your system cleaned at least every 3 years. Below is reason to get your system cleaned:

? Reduce Allergens

? Increase the efficiency of your HVAC unit - Years of dust and dirt build-up can reduce the airflow of your HVAC unit.

? Remove lingering smells - Every home has a unique scent, but your ducts contribute to how your home will smell to any guests and family.

? Ensure your unit is safe

? Save money - According to the US Department of Energy, we waste 30% of the energy used to heat and cool our homes. Clogged and dirty ducts put a strain on your unit

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia are fire and water damage restoration specialists. We are always Here to Help, 24/7. Give us a call at (330) 393-9999 for immediate assistance or visit our Website!

Recovering from a Housefire in Dundee

2/16/2022 (Permalink)

woman sitting on rolled up carpet The loss that can occur during a house fire can be large and cause severe emotional damage as well as damage to your home.

Recovering from a house fire is no quick process. It can be difficult to process when your home catches on fire. There is a lot of shock and doubt that can set in as well as confusion after the fire occurs. It is difficult to figure out what to do next because it is so unlikely that it can take you by surprise. The loss that can occur during a house fire can be large and cause severe emotional damage as well as damage to your home. Below are a few steps you can follow from The Red Cross to help you navigate in this time of need.

4 Steps to Take Immediately After a Home Fire

  • Call 9-1-1. Give first aid where needed; cool and cover burns to reduce the chance of further injury or infection.
  • Let friends and family know you’re safe.
  • People and animals that are seriously injured or burned should be transported to professional medical or veterinary help immediately.
  • Stay out of fire-damaged homes until local fire authorities say it is safe to re-enter.

 SERVPRO of New Philadelphia are fire and water damage restoration specialists. We are always Here to Help, 24/7. Give us a call at (330) 393-9999 for immediate assistance or visit our Website!

How to Keep Your Malvern Commercial Building Safe

2/10/2022 (Permalink)

A puzzle piece that says 'risk management.' Managing risks that could lead to injuries or accidents in the workplace is still essential for businesses of all sizes.

There are many steps that are taken to keep commercial buildings safe. These steps include disaster preparedness, water safety, and green and sustainable buildings. These general steps are important for employees. Have employees trained and informed for any disaster. Make sure to update technology to be green and sustainable.

Eliminate Risks in the Workplace

Managing risks that could lead to injuries or accidents in the workplace is still essential for businesses of all sizes. This includes addressing these tips below:

  • Properly clean and disinfect regular
  • Help prevent slips, trips, and falls.
  • Inspect walkways and parking lots.
  • Review electrical components.
  • Maintain alarms and detectors.
  • Check exterior fire escapes.
  • Service and inspect fire sprinkler systems.

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia are fire and water damage restoration specialists. We are always Here to Help, 24/7. Give us a call at (330) 393-9999 for immediate assistance or visit our Website!

Fire Damage Restoration in Minerva

2/1/2022 (Permalink)

Firefighters hosing down house on fire. From mitigation to construction, we can complete the entire job from start to finish.

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia are specialists in fire and water restoration. From mitigation to construction, we can complete the entire job from start to finish. Fires can be some of the most devastating disasters families face in Minerva. They can totally upend your home. SERVPRO of New Philadelphia knows this, and it is why we will be with you every step of the way when your Minerva home is damaged.

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia has the training, experience, and equipment to restore any home to pre-fire condition. We came into a home and got the bedroom ready for contracting. Here is the Before and After picture of this bedroom. It was crucial first step to getting this Minerva home back to preloss condition. Once the area is completely mitigated and cleaned, then we can begin the reconstruction process.

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia are fire and water damage restoration specialists. We are always Here to Help, 24/7. Give us a call at (330) 393-9999 for immediate assistance or visit our Website!

Understanding Warehouse Safety in Gilmore, OH

1/29/2022 (Permalink)

Man with a clipboard. The fatal injury rate for the warehousing industry is higher than the national average for all industries.

Warehouse safety is a topic that needs to be talked about almost daily. Oftentimes, accidents in warehouses happen because safety talks are not occurring enough. OSHA shares a statistic that states, “The fatal injury rate for the warehousing industry is higher than the national average for all industries.” A reason for this is that there are many potential hazards in the industry. These hazards include,

  • Unsafe use of forklifts.
  • Improper stacking of products.
  • Failure to use proper personal protective equipment.
  • Inadequate fire safety provisions

How to Prevent Workplace Injury

OSHA suggests having workplace safety meetings as well as doing safety walkthroughs to identify possible hazards. They state, “One of the "root causes" of workplace injuries, illnesses, and incidents is the failure to identify or recognize hazards that are present, or that could have been anticipated.” Here are a couple tips to follow to prevent injury:

  • Collect and review information about the hazards present or likely to be in the workplace.
  • Conduct initial and periodic workplace inspections of the workplace to identify new or recurring hazards.

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia are fire and water damage restoration specialists. We are always Here to Help, 24/7. Give us a call at (330) 393-9999 for immediate assistance or visit our Website!

Protect Your Home from Severe Winds in Gilmore, OH

1/23/2022 (Permalink)

Fallen tree on house Severe winds can do a lot of damage in and around the home. Some destructive factors from a severe windstorm cannot be helped.

Severe winds can do a lot of damage in and around the home. Some destructive factors from a severe windstorm cannot be helped. These include factors such as, trees falling, telephone poles falling, destroyed shingles, and more. However, there are a few things that you can do to make sure to prevent damage before the storm comes.

What to Do Before the Windstorm Comes

Below are tips from FEMA sharing what to look out for in order to protect your home from storm damage:

  • Protect windows and glass doors with storm shutters.
  • Reinforce garage doors and double-entry doors.
  • Trim or remove damaged, dead, or rotting tree limbs.
  • Secure objects outside the home.
  • Secure fencing, porches, canopies, and sheds.
  • Replace gravel and rock landscaping materials.
  • Seal cracks and gaps.

SERVPRO of New Philadelphia are fire and water damage restoration specialists. We are always Here to Help, 24/7. Give us a call at (330) 393-9999 for immediate assistance, or visit our Website!