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House Fire in Evansville, Indiana

5/23/2022 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of West Evansville is here to help pick up the pieces after your house fire.

Our fire process will have seven steps start to end. 

Step 1: Emergency Contact

The first step is giving out office a call and speaking with our representative. They will ask a series of questions regarding the fire damage event and dispatch you to the correct contact.

Step 2: Inspection and Fire Damage Assessment

We will check out your property to determine the extent of the fire, smoke, and soot damage. This step is crucial to developing a plan of action.

Step 3: Immediate Board-Up and Roof-Tarp Service

Fire damage can often compromise windows, walls, and roofs. To maintain security and to protect against further damage.

Step 4: Water Removal and Drying (if water damage is present)


This next step happens almost immediately as we remove the water. We will then use dehumidifiers and air movers to remove the remaining water and complete the drying process.

Step 5: Removal of Smoke and Soot from all Surfaces

Our team uses specialized equipment and techniques to remove soot from ceilings, walls, and other surfaces.

Step 6: Cleaning and Sanitizing

Our team will clean all of the restorable items. We have multiple cleaning techniques to restore your belongings to pre-fire condition.

Step 7: Restoration

This is our final step, getting everything into pre-fire condition.

SERVPRO of West Evansville is trained and ready to take care of a fire in your Evansville Indiana home. We are here to serve you and serve you well. 

Why Choose Us?

5/20/2022 (Permalink)

Here at SERVPRO of West Evansville we are ready to serve you and serve you well. We are trained, and we are ready. Our team at SERVPRO of West Evansville is trained to safely clean and restore your home or business utilizing the following procedure:

  1. Identify the Source/Type of Water
  2. Measure Temperature and Humidity for Drying Analysis
  3. Survey The Extend of Damage and Inspect the Premises For Hidden Moisture.
  4. Preform Emergency Water Extraction
  5. Move and Block Furniture Contents
  6. Inspect Carpet Pad/ Carpet and Provide Service
  7. Apply Necessary Treatments
  8. Utilize Advanced Drying and Monitoring Equipment
  9. Dispose of Refuse

Call us today at 812-895-0581 for your water damage needs. We are here to help you and serve you. Thank you for giving us that opportunity.

Here to Help with your Water Damage

5/15/2022 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of West Evansville is ready to serve you in your time of need! 

Our teams are prepared with the latest training and equipment to tackle any type of water damage you have. We have been into homes with feet of water and homes with only one inch. No matter the size of the disaster, we are trained and here to help. Ready to serve those in need.

Our confidence to get the job done comes from our years of experience. Our crew chiefs have been with us for over three years. They have gained new knowledge with each job, and with that comes confidence and expertise. They have been under training from our leader and general manager, Danny. Danny has been a part of SERVPRO since 2008. Our training is top notch an our team is the best there is!

Give SERVPRO of West Evansville a call today, let us help. 

812-465-2500

Hotel Cleanliness

5/5/2022 (Permalink)

As frequent hotel guests we know that hotel cleanliness is important to guests.

Hotel guest want to know that their room is clean, and we mean truly clean not just smelling good. Smells can come from leaks, wet carpet from towels, spilled food, or tobacco smoke.

Leaks and wet towels left on the carpet for long periods of time can cause mold to form causing a mildew smell. Old food and tobacco odors can settle into upholstery.

SERVPRO of West Evansville can help clean up after the leak, clean up the mold, covid clean, and deodorize upholstery in hotel rooms. SERVPRO can come in and make sure that each room not only just smell good, but make sure that they are sanitary for all future guest. Give your guest something great to talk about! 

Does your Family have a Fire Escape Plan?

5/5/2022 (Permalink)

Do you have a fire escape plan? We know that nobody thinks a fire will ever happen to them, but unfortunately a house fire is a reality for many families. It's an extremely scary reality, but the fact is, it can happen. 

Fire and water damage is what we are known for here at SERVPRO of West Evansville. Wes strive to serve those in and around Evansville Indiana making your damage "Like it never even happened."

We will put your house back together AFTER the fire, but we want to make sure you and your family are as safe as possible and have taken every precaution BEFORE a fire ever happens to you.

This can be a challenging conversation with your family, especially if you have little ones in the home. You don't want to scare them, but you also want to give them confidence on what to do if something like this were to ever happen. 

SERVPRO of West Evansville is dedicated to helping our customers when disaster strikes and helping to make it “Like it never even happened.” We are ready 24/7, 365 at 812-465-2500 to help you. 

Commercial Damage

4/25/2022 (Permalink)

 

Do you have a plan if your commercial building floods?

Emergency preparedness planning can be a useful tool for our area’s businesses. We offer the SERVPRO Emergency Ready Plan and Profile (ERP) as an opportunity for our managers to view and assess your premises and operations before disaster strikes. Our sales and marketing representative is the head of our Emergency Ready Plan team and will go to any business and create one for you using your input via mobile app, she will devise a personalized digital response plan that lets our crew hit the ground running if a catastrophe occurs.

  • Small Office Buildings
  • Large Office/High-Rise Office Buildings
  • Apartment Buildings
  • Restaurants
  • Hotel/Motels
  • Small Retail Stores
  • Large Retail/Big-Box Stores
  • High-Rise Residential
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Government/Military

Call SERVPRO of West Evansville today for your commercial needs (812)-465-2500

Storm Damage to your Evansville, Indiana home?

4/25/2022 (Permalink)

Storm Damage can occur at any time of the year. We are here to help with roof tarps and roof repairs. We are ready to serve you and your family no matter the damage.

Storm damage...to most this might mean the occasional lighting and maybe a tree or two down. We do board ups after storms, but we aren't talking about that in this post. We are talking about major flooding, tornadoes, and hurricanes. 

Here at SERVPRO of West Evansville we travel to storms all over the United States. Just last week we returned home from St. Louis. Our teams spent two weeks there cleaning up peoples homes after flooding. 

We are honored to serve and travel and serve. Our team is always ready to pack their bags for the next big storm to hit. We are ready to get in our vehicles and clean up the mess after whatever size storm hits your home, office, and community. 

Garage Fire Prevention

4/25/2022 (Permalink)

I bet you didn't know that thousands of garage fires occur every year..we didn't know either. So we decided it was time to write a blog post about it to educated others. It is common to have garages attached to home with can increase the chances of a home fire too. Even garages that are not attached could possibly cause a home fire too. Let's investigate causes of garage fire..check them out below.  

  1. Electrical Complications
    • Faulty Circuits
    • Overloaded Outlets
  2. Flammable Liquids (Can spark)
    • Gasoline
    • Paint
    • Paint thinner
    • oil 
  3. Propane Tanks
    • If not stored or sealed correctly 

These are only tips that could possibly help prevent a fire, there is always going to be a chance of fire. Be sure to have your fire alarms tested and batteries changed often.

As always, SERVPRO of West Evansville is always ready to serve you or someone you know in need after a house, garage, or office fire. 

Water Damage

4/25/2022 (Permalink)

Did you know there are a number of reasons why your basement could flood, including: 

  • A blocked or failed sewer lateral pipe
  • Heavy rain causes surface water to pool around your home
  • Storm sewer backup
  • Sanitary sewer backup
  • Foundation drainage failure
  • Water supply-line break or hot-water tank failure
  • And many more

If flood water is not handled quickly and properly, it can jeopardize your health and safety, and cause severe damage to your home’s structure. Remember, the longer you wait, the worse the problem will get.

The bottom line: a flooded basement can jeopardize your health, safety, and your home’s integrity. It’s worth making a call to SERVPRO of West Evansville and let our trained, professional crews handle the situation safely and correctly. We have earned the trust of hundreds of homeowners, business owners, and property professionals.

If you have questions about basement flooding, give us a call. We are here to answer your questions and be of help to you.

Water Mitigation-The Best in the Business

4/25/2022 (Permalink)

Do you know what water mitigation is?

Water mitigation is the process of reducing or preventing the amount of water damage that happens after a flood, a leaking roof or any number of water-related reasons.

There are some technical terms we use here at SERVPRO of West Evansville that many people might not know. Which is why we wanted to write a blog to explain what water mitigation is and why we do it!

Here at SERVPRO of West Evansville we want to mitigate the water as quickly as possible. Why you say?

1. Mitigation enables people to recover more quickly from a disaster.

2. Mitigation lessens the financial impact of disasters. 

Give SERVPRO of West Evansville (812)-465-2500 a call to have water in your home mitigated!