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Flooded Homes in Boardman, Ohio

7/12/2017 (Permalink)

Due to the storm that occurred in June, our company has managed to assist over 20 flooded residential and commercial structures. The storm has negatively affected many homes and we are thankful for assisting our local community whenever a disaster hits.

Storms can cause major exterior and interior damage, with our help we can restore your property and belongings. It is important to act immediately because water damage does not dry on its own. There are different types of flood and water damages, which requires different solutions tailored to restoring the affected structure.

There is a 24-hour emergency service offered to assist your severely damaged properties. Our company provides highly trained technicians to handle your restoration and cleaning needs.

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Electrical Fires in Canfield, Ohio

6/30/2017 (Permalink)

Fire Prevention Tips:

  • Regularly test smoke & carbon monoxide detectors and have one smoke detector per floor.
  • Store extinguisher in fire-prone areas
  • Have ladders prepared in second-story bedrooms
  • Include an emergency blanket for protection against burns

Maintain Your Electrical System to Prevent Fires

  • Electrical fires are common and can be caused by broken wires, wire insulation drying out, loose switches or receptacles, and overheating caused by dirt and oil.
  • To prevent other electrical fires, it is recommended to have your electrical system checked by a licensed electrician every four years.

What We Offer

  • Inspection and Fire Damage Assessment
  • Immediate Board-Up and Roof Tarp Service (if needed)
  • Water Removal and Drying (if water damage is present)
  • Removal of Smoke and Soot from All Surfaces
  • Cleaning and Repair
  • Restoration

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The Boardman Kiwanis’ Memorial Day Parade

6/28/2017 (Permalink)

It was an amazing experience to participate in the Boardman parade and celebrate with our local community. Our fleet included American flags and we proudly drove our vehicles throughout the parade. Our SERVPRO crew brought their families to enjoy the experience and have an opportunity to participate in the parade. We prepared fifteen buckets of candy the day before and loaded them into our vehicles. The experience of passing out candy to the kids of our community filled our hearts with joy.

Our main purpose at to SERVPRO is to help our local community and provide fire and water damage restoration services. We are locally owned and offer a 24-hour emergency service. Our highly-trained restoration technicians will be able to restore your home back to, “Like it never even happened” with our advanced restoration and cleaning equipment.

River Rock at the Amp

6/27/2017 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of West Mahoning County sponsored River Rock at the Amp in downtown Warren, Ohio on Saturday June 10, 2017. River Rock at the Amp hosts rock concerts by different cover bands on the weekends at the Warren Community Amphitheater. The Amp is owned and maintained by the city of Warren. 

We invited our friends and families to join us at our tent for food and refreshments from Vernon’s Café and Sunrise Inn during the concert. While the bands were performing, 7 bridges and Northern Whiskey, our SERVPRO t-shirts were shot out to the crowd. We provided SERVPRO beach balls for the crowd to toss around for fun during the concert. We loved interacting with the crowd and we cannot wait to sponsor again next year!

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Common Questions about Water Damage in Canfield, OH

6/15/2017 (Permalink)

Water Damage Common Questions about Water Damage in Canfield, OH Water Damage can start slowly

Water damage is a terrible experience causing many possessions to be permanently damaged and more damage occurring the longer the water continues to invade your home. That’s why calling your local SERVPRO immediately will allow us to salvage as much as we can and prevent further damage. These are some common questions about water damage:


FAQ:


What are the causes of water damage?


Water damage often occurs form thunderstorms, flooding, pipe bursts, roof leaks, poor drainage, septic overflows, and many other hazardous malfunctions. Some of these causes accumulate water which is why it’s important to have emergency numbers ready and to know where water valve shut offs are located.  


 


Why water damage is dangerous?


Water that comes from sewage, outdoors, or any other contaminated source increases the health risk. If water isn’t drained within about 24 hours mold begins to grow rapidly. Different categories of water hold different levels of contaminants that can cause serious illness. 


 


What should you do after a flood or leak?


Contact your local SERVPRO as soon as possible. We are open 24/7 and offer emergency services. We also work with your insurance to make it easier if you encounter water damage. DO NOT enter your home if structural damage has occurred because your safety is most important.


 


How do the professionals handle water damage?


First thing is to remove damaged materials and keep the ones that can be restored and get rid of what can’t be. Then the drying process occurs with professional industrial grade equipment and the area is disinfected. Mold damage is also handled during the process. Whatever can be restored gets restored to get everything as close as back to normal as possible.


 


We are here for you 24/7 with emergency services because we know that damage occurs at all times of the day and night! We are your local Fire & Water, Cleanup & Restoration specialists in your canfield area. Give us a call 330-609-8543!


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Air Ducts and HVAC Cleaning in Canfield, Ohio

6/14/2017 (Permalink)

We offer Air Duct cleaning services to commercial and residential structures. This process cleans the heating and cooling system removing the contamination of dust particles and different types of debris.

There are many benefits of servicing your HVAC

Benefits are listed below:

  • Helps to restore peak energy efficiency.
  • May help to eliminate offensive odors, pollen, dust, debris, and other contaminants.
  • Helps reduce the potential for mold growth.

Air duct cleaning is not always necessary, which is why we offer an inspection by our professionals to provide necessary recommendations. It is highly recommended to consider having them cleaned if anyone living in the house has asthma or allergies.

SERVPRO of East Mahoning County professionals routinely inspect the heating, ventilation and air conditioning unit (HVAC).  

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Tornado Safety Tips!

6/8/2017 (Permalink)

Tornado Safety

  • Listen to local news or the radio for an any tornado watches or warning
  • Practice tornado drills in order to be prepared in a case of a tornado
  • Cut down any damaged trees and limbs to prevent high winds from knocking them down
  • Remove any objects that can be picked up by the wind

About SERVPRO of West Mahoning County

SERVPRO of West Mahoning County specializes in the cleanup and restoration of residential and commercial property after a fire, smoke or water damage event. Our staff is highly trained in property damage restoration and we are an IICRC Certified Firm. We believe in continuous training: from initial and ongoing training at SERVPRO’s corporate training facility to regular IICRC-industry certification, rest assured our staff is equipped with the knowledge to restore your Canfield, Ohio property.

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Outside Spring Cleaning Jobs in Greenford, OH Homes

6/1/2017 (Permalink)

Cleaning Outside Spring Cleaning Jobs in Greenford, OH Homes Clean out gutters to avoid water damage

We are always here to help, sometimes that just means we are giving you advice and keeping you on track. Whether you have already started spring cleaning or are about to begin, here are some things you may want to add to your list. The sun is shining so now is the time to clean the outside of the house too. Here are some easy quick ideas that you may have forgotten about to get the whole house spring cleaned from inside, out.


Outside


Trash & Recycling Bins: Throw some bleach in them and use a scrub brush if needed and spray them out


Gutters & Downspouts: Neglecting cleaning out gutters can cause water damage in your home


Garage: Get rid of garage clutter and sweep up cob webs. Have a garage sale! This is a way to make some money and have a clean garage.


Screens & Windows: clean your windows and screens inside and out, they are probably dirtier than you realized.


Patio Furniture: Clean any patio furniture by spraying it off or wiping it


Grill: Spray off the outside of the grill and clean and prep the inside for grilling out this summer


Front Door: Clean off your front door, it’s one of the first impressions you make on your guests when they come over


If you need some cleaning services in your Greenford area, call us at 330-609-8543. We are here to help!


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Water Damage FAQ for Geneva, OH

5/24/2017 (Permalink)

Water Damage Water Damage FAQ for Geneva, OH Water Damage can start slowly, give us a call at the first site of damage!

Water damage is a terrible experience causing many possessions to be permanently damaged and more damage occurring the longer the water damage continues. That’s why calling your local SERVPRO immediately will allow us to salvage as much as we can and prevent further damage. These are some common questions about water damage:

 

What are the causes of water damage?

Water damage often occurs form thunderstorms, flooding, pipe bursts, roof leaks, poor drainage, septic overflows, and many other hazardous malfunctions. Some of these causes accumulate water which is why it’s important to have emergency numbers ready and to know where water valve shut offs are located.  

 

Why water damage is dangerous?

Water that comes from sewage, outdoors, or any other contaminated source increases the health risk. If water isn’t drained within about 24 hours mold begins to grow rapidly. Different categories of water hold different levels of contaminants that can cause serious illness.

 

What should you do after a flood or leak?

Contact your local SERVPRO as soon as possible. We are open 24/7 and offer emergency services. We also work with your insurance to make it easier if you encounter water damage. DO NOT enter your home if structural damage has occurred because your safety is most important.

 

How do the professionals handle water damage?

First thing is to remove damaged materials and keep the ones that can be restored and get rid of what can’t be. Then the drying process occurs with professional industrial grade equipment and the area is disinfected. Mold damage is also handled during the process. Whatever can be restored gets restored to get everything as close as back to normal as possible.

 

We are here for you 24/7 with emergency services because we know that damage occurs at all times of the day! We are your local Fire & Water, Cleanup & Restoration specialists in your Geneva, OH area. Give us a call (440)319-3360 24/7 for emergency services!

Like our Facebook page for helpful tips and to stay up to date on what we are doing in the area.

Fire Cleanup in Boardman, OH

5/23/2017 (Permalink)

Tips to prevent residential fires

  • Cover your chimney with a mesh screen spark arrestor
  • A yearly inspection is recommended
  • Ensure all smoke detectors are operating efficiently
  • Test them monthly and change the batteries at least once a year
  • They should be installed on every floor of your home

If there is ever a fire it is important to exit the building immediately and call for help.  SERVPRO of East Mahoning County offers a 24-Hour emergency Service.

We specialize in fire and water damage restoration, the cornerstone of our business. We have extensive fire damage cleanup and restoration training to get your Boardman property back to pre-fire condition. We focus on restoring versus replacing because restoring the affected areas of your property is substantially less costly than demolishing and replacing those areas. This “restore first” mentality also allows us to get your home or business back to pre-fire condition quicker and with less disruption.