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Flooded Basement Cleanup in Poland Ohio

7/17/2018 (Permalink)

We have managed to assist multiple flooded basements in homes and commercial flooding in our local area this week. We offer water removal before we begin restoring your home back to, "Like it never even happened." Storms can affect many homes and businesses in a matter of minutes, and we are proud for the opportunities to assist our local community.

Storms can cause major exterior and interior damage, with our help we can restore your property and belongings. We can respond to trees knocked down on homes or businesses and can help with tree removal as well as providing emergency board up and roof tarp services.

We offer 24-hour emergency service and provide emergency water extraction before the dehumidification, drying, cleanup and restoration process begins. It is important to call SERVPRO quickly to help avoid secondary water damage like microbial growth.

There are different categories of flood and water damages, which requires different solutions to restoring the affected structure. We have extensive water damage restoration training, and our process emphasizes regular monitoring and documentation of the drying process from beginning to end.

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Fire Cleanup Near Youngstown

7/5/2018 (Permalink)

Fire Damage Fire Cleanup Near Youngstown Call SERVPRO of East Mahoning County for cleanup and restoration in the Youngstown, Ohio area

When your home or business suffers fire damage, it can be especially devastating. In addition to the fire and smoke damage, your property may have substantial water damage from firefighting efforts. You may feel stressed and confused after such a disaster, and you’ll need a caring expert to guide you through this crisis. SERVPRO of East Mahoning County has the specialized fire and water damage equipment and expertise to help you through this tough time.

We’ll treat your family with empathy and respect and your property with care. If you suffer a fire damage event, please refer to our Fire Damage Tips—Until Help Arrives Guide and follow these tips to protect yourself and your property.

We can clean up and fully restore your home or business and all of your belongings, too!

Do You Have Smoke or Fire Damage?
Call Us Today – (330) 536-7477

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Storm Damage Sends Youngstown Storm Team to VA

7/5/2018 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of East Mahoning County's Storm Team recently traveled from Youngstown, OH to Charlottesville and Harrisonburg, VA to help customers in need of storm cleanup from flooding caused by heavy rains.

Storm and flood damage can be devastating. Immediate action is needed, and customers need the company with storm damage experience. SERVPRO of East Mahoning County has a specialized Storm Team with the expertise and the resources to handle any size disaster and can respond immediately to storm and flooding conditions.

When any community -near or far- suffers from storm damage, our Storm Team is dispatched to help customers whose homes or businesses have been impacted.

While our storm team was away helping those in Virginia, the rest of our team seamlessly continued helping our local customers with fire and water damage in the Boardman Ohio area. 

If you experience Storm Damage in Boardman OH, call the team who's always here to help - SERVPRO of East Mahoning County 330-536-7477

Did you know - our franchise owner Andrew Dobson holds the highest designations with the IICRC as a Master Water Restorer, Master Fire & Smoke Restorer and Master Textile Cleaner?

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Summer Grilling Safety Tips

7/1/2018 (Permalink)

Fire Damage Summer Grilling Safety Tips Practice safe grilling! If you need emergency cleanup from soot, smoke or fire damage, call SERVPRO of East Mahoning County 330-536-7477

Summer is a great time to spend outdoors in Youngstown, Ohio with friends and family enjoying camping, cook outs, vacations, picnics and the 4th of July celebrations. With those activities comes the risk of fire related injuries and damage. 

Here are a few tips provided by the U.S. Fire Administration on Grilling Fire Safety

  • Only use your grill outside
  • Keep grill at least 3 feet from siding, deck rails and eaves
  • Clean your grill after each use to remove grease build up that could start a fire
  • Open your gas grill before lighting
  • Keep a 3-foot safe zone around your grill for children and pets
  • Place coals from your grill in a metal can with lid after they have cooled
  • Keep watch over your grill, fire pit and patio torches at all times. Do not walk away from them while they are lit
  • Use long handled BBQ tools
  • Wear short sleeves or roll up long sleeves during cooking and do not wear loose fitting clothing that could catch on fire

Stay safe while grilling this summer! If you experience smoke, soot or fire damage, call SERVPRO of East Mahoning County for immediate response and emergency cleanup services 330-536-7477

Board Up and Tarping Company Youngstown Ohio

5/25/2018 (Permalink)

When Are Board-Up Services Necessary?

A board up is performed to secure broken windows or other compromised areas of a home or business that cannot be replaced immediately. 

Our emergency board up services have been provided to local homes and businesses that have experienced a fire, break in or vandalism. 

When Are Tarp Services Necessary?

A tarp service is used to protect your home or business most typically after a roof damage. A tarp service will provide security and prevent further damages water from entering your home until a temporary or full repair can be mase.

We are a locally owned and operated company who specializes in 24/7 emergency board up services, tarp services and securing properties following a fire, roof leak or break in. We take the stress and worry out of the situation by responding immediately and we're able to work directly with your insurance company if applicable. 

If you are in need of emergency board up or emergency tarp service, call 330-536-7477

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Document Restoration in Youngstown, Ohio

5/7/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Document Restoration in Youngstown, Ohio Call SERVPRO for document restoration services in the Youngstown, Ohio area — (330) 536-7477

SERVPRO Document Restoration

In the aftermath of disaster, some of your most valued contents—documents, photographs, and books—could be lost forever. As a leader in the restoration industry, SERVPRO knows that timely mitigation is the key to recovering damaged possessions. With years of experience and state-of-the-art technology, SERVPRO’s restoration professionals will help you recover your paper goods before it is too late.

Our Document Restoration Facility:

  • Innovative: we use the latest vacuum freeze-drying method, as well as gamma irradiation technology for sterilizing
  • Secure: managed by HIPPA Master-certified technicians, under 24/7 surveillance
  • Digital: we use a computerized inventory system for digitizing your documents
  • Flexible capacity - we can accommodate large commercial losses or small residential jobs
  • Full Service: we offer a range of services including drying, cleaning/disinfecting, re-jacketing, digitizing, and deodorization

Need your valuable documents restored? Call Today (330) 536-7477

Our Technology

Then SERVPRO document restoration team uses innovate vacuum freeze-drying techniques; in fact, we use the same freeze-drying methods used by the Library of Congress to dry valuable historic documents and books. Our vacuum freeze-drying process is the only method approved by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) and the General Services Administration (GSA).

Types of content:

  • paper documents
  • books and magazines
  • manuscripts and files
  • photographs, films, negatives, and microfiche
  • x-rays
  • blueprints and maps
  • parchment

Document Cleaning and Disinfecting

In many water damage situations, like sewage or flood water, documents will be exposed to bacteria, viruses, pesticides, or other harmful chemicals. Our team uses a gamma irradiation process to safely and effectively sterilize your documents.

Digitizing Services

In the digital age, converting your paper files and photos to digital formats can have an invaluable impact on your business or home. With the help of SERVPRO’s restoration professionals to digitize your documents, you can save storage space and have access to your records at the touch of a button. And perhaps most important of all, you’ll have digital copies of your valuable documents that can’t be lost in a flood or fire.

Flooded Basement Emergency Cleanup

5/4/2018 (Permalink)

Water Damage Flooded Basement Emergency Cleanup As a leader in the restoration industry, we are proud to serve the northeast Ohio Youngstown area as a flooded basement cleanup company!

Flooded basement problems are common for springtime in Youngstown, Ohio. 

As the rain picks up the probability for flooded basements increases from sump pump malfunction, drain backup, foundation leaks and more. 

When the weather intensifies, be sure to keep an eye on your sump pump (if you have one) and check on your basement frequently. If you notice standing water in your basement, give SERVPRO of East Mahoning County a call for immediate response — we respond quickly to minimize water damage and prevent secondary water damage from occurring.

The first step is to correct the source of the water. Once the problem is fixed, we can begin with cleanup, drying and restoration services. 

Our goal is to make damage "Like it never even happened." Our team is highly trained with many certifications from the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification. You can check out our list of certifications here.

At the first sign of water damage, call SERVPRO of East Mahoning County 330-536-7477

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Water Cleanup Service in Boardman, Ohio

5/1/2018 (Permalink)

Storm Damage Water Cleanup Service in Boardman, Ohio Strong winds & excessive rain caused a roof leak in this Struthers home. Our crews responded immediately, & made damage "Like it never even happened."

Springtime in the Northeast Ohio area typically brings along some heavy showers — and that's just what we have in store this week.

Severe thunderstorms are expected for the Mahoning Valley Thursday and Friday with winds reaching up to 20 mph. Excessive rain and winds can lead to water damage.

Common Water Damage Scenarios

Water damage can have many sources, from loose appliance hoses to natural disasters. Regardless of the source, SERVPRO of East Mahoning County can handle any size disaster.

  • Flooding and storm damage
  • Leaking appliances, water heaters, plumbing, etc.
  • Overflowing toilets, bathtubs, and sinks
  • Flooded basements
  • Tornadoes and thunderstorms
  • Sewage backups
  • Flooding from firefighting efforts

Our highly trained restoration specialists provide 24/ Emergency Services. SERVPRO is a trusted leader in the restoration industry and a preferred vendor for many national and local Youngstown area insurance companies.

Have questions? — Call SERVPRO of East Mahoning County today! (330) 536-7477

Fire Damage Cleanup Company in Youngstown Ohio

4/30/2018 (Permalink)

Fire Damage Fire Damage Cleanup Company in Youngstown Ohio Call SERVPRO of East Mahoning County (330) 536-7477 for fire and water damage cleanup

Our team had the opportunity to provide cleanup and restoration to this home in Youngstown, Ohio following a fire. The picture displays the some damage from the fire in an upstairs bathroom. We dried the structure from water damage caused by extinguishing and placed state of the art deodorization equipment. Our team performed the necessary demolition and efficiently cleaned & restored the structure, making the damage "Like it never even happened."

Fire can lead to a wide range of damages in your Youngstown home and spreading smoke throughout the entire structure in less than three minutes - leaving smoke and soot everywhere. You should avoid walking through a property following a fire to avoid health risks, even if only a small portion was damaged.

Our team has the capability to clean and restore your home and belongings. Our contents processing team has the ability to do a complete inventory of your personal belongings to aid in the claims process. Depending on the severity of your loss, we can clean your contents on site or perform a partial or full pack-out where your belongings will be moved to our contents processing facility to be cleaned and stored until restoration is complete.

Fire damage can be devastating for you and your family. Feelings of confusion and stress are common, and you need a caring expert to guide you through this crisis. We always treat your family with the greatest empathy and respect, and we’ll treat your property with great care.
SERVPRO is always here to help.

Commercial Building Storm Cleanup Near Youngstown, Ohio

4/18/2018 (Permalink)

Storm Damage Commercial Building Storm Cleanup Near Youngstown, Ohio SERVPRO of East Mahoning County has the experience needed & resources available to respond to any size disaster!

The SERVPRO Commercial Large Loss Division is composed of our best of the best in restoration. Our elite large-loss specialists are prequalified and strategically positioned throughout the United States to handle any size disaster.

Every large loss is supervised by a commercial operations manager to help ensure seamless communication and timely mitigation.

At SERVPRO of East Mahoning County, the difference is our ability to dispatch trained production professionals and cut costs through the strategic placement and oversight of temporary labor. Get the SERVPRO Disaster Recovery Team professionals, call SERVPRO of East Mahoning County at (330) 536-7477

Clients for the Commercial Large Loss program include the following:

  • The Hospitality Industry
  • Property Managers
  • Universities
  • Municipalities
  • The Pentagon

No Job Is Too Large for SERVPRO

The SERVPRO Disaster Recovery Team can provide help whether you're dealing with a tornado, hurricane, blizzard or flood. The SERVPRO System has a network of strategically positioned storm teams on standby should a disaster strike near you. Available 24 hours a day and 365 days a year, SERVPRO of East Mahoning County is prepared for the unpredictable.

With the ability to mobilize local command centers, along with the resources of more than 1,700 Franchises nationwide, no disaster is too big. 

If your business suffers a major loss, call SERVPRO of East Mahoning County - (330) 536-7477

Our business owner, Andrew Dobson, holds the industry's highest designations as a Master Fire & Smoke Restorer and a Master Water Restorer with large loss experience and certifications including Commercial Drying Specialist. Check out our full list of certifications here!