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We Provide Immediate Response To Your Grand Junction Restoration Needs

5/13/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial We Provide Immediate Response To Your Grand Junction Restoration Needs Flood damage to your business can comes in all sizes. We are equipped to handle any situation.

Law Firm Hit By Flooding In Grand Junction? SERVPRO Can Help!

Seasonal storms often bring major rainfall and flooding. Damage in your Grand Junction law firm as a result of groundwater intrusion can severely disrupt the workplace or even force you to temporarily shut down, which is why it is important to contact professionals who can quickly get your business back on its feet.

SERVPRO technicians can assist you in the clean up process. We are experienced in dealing with commercial flood damage in Grand Junction businesses, and have the equipment to efficiently clean up water and debris. We know how important it is for law firms to be open for clients to walk in, which is why our professionals can act as fast as possible to minimize your firm's closure time. Our techs can immediately get to work with industrial grade wet-vacs and underwater pumps to rapidly remove muddy water from your firm. We can use moisture meters to detect additional pockets of water hidden in your walls.

We can remove wallpaper and drill ventilation holes to draw moisture out of walls with air movers. Dehumidifiers can be deployed to remove excess moisture from the air inside your business, helping prevent the growth of mold. Insulation inside walls can be affected by flooding and may lose its fire resistance (R-value). Our techs can assist you in opening your walls to remove and replace affected insulation when most convenient for your firm.

Groundwater flood waters typically consist of Category 3 Black Water which can contaminate porous materials. We act fast to remove contaminated carpeting and padding from your floors to minimize closure time. Unfortunately, contaminated materials must be disposed and replaced due to the health risks associated with Black Water. We can treat non-porous materials with disinfectants designed to kill black water contaminants and bacteria.

If your law firm is struck by flood waters and is in need of commercial flood damage clean up, then call SERVPRO of Grand Junction at (970) 241-8181. We are available 24/7 and are ready to assist you with the clean up process.

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SERVPRO Suggest Measures You Can Take to Mitigate the Initial Flooding Damage to Your Grand Junction Home

5/2/2019 (Permalink)

Storm Damage SERVPRO Suggest Measures You Can Take to Mitigate the Initial Flooding Damage to Your Grand Junction Home Here Comes SERVPRO! Right on Time to Mitigate Storm Problems in Grand Junction

Get a Head Start on Flood Damage Recovery in Grand Junction

One of the most impactful ways you can help your home recover from flood damage is to contact a certified damage mitigation company like SERVPRO immediately after the accident to implement damage-preventing measures sooner and reduce total costs in the long run. Before we arrive, however, there are a few things you can do that save us time and can make the damage restoration process faster and less expensive. Try and complete some of these tasks before our technicians arrive to ensure optimal recovery from disaster.

Separate Furniture Items
Many of the most severe effects of flood damage in Grand Junction homes on furniture can be avoided by acting fast to separate materials from one another. While it may not be possible to prevent all moisture from reaching your furnishings, damage from color bleed and additional soaking can be prevented by placing barriers such as aluminum foil or wood blocks between furniture legs and the floor. Then, you can take things a step further by displacing cushions, sheets, and other removable elements and leaving them to dry separately.

Pick Up Scattered Objects
Objects left on flood-damaged floors can sustain additional damage if they remain in place. Picking these objects up and placing them somewhere dry can mean the difference between restoration and replacement for many types of belongings. Even water-resistant or inexpensive belongings should be picked up to reduce risks of falling and stumbling in a potentially dangerous flood-damaged area. But, always safety first.

Mop Up and Turn On A/C
SERVPRO technicians use advanced drying technologies to remove water from your home as fast as possible, but by starting the drying process early, you can prevent some of the most severe consequences of flood damage from happening. Mop up whatever moisture you can and activate the air conditioning in your home during the summer months to start removing moisture before we even get the chance to arrive at your home.

SERVPRO of Grand Junction stays ready on a 24/7 basis to help you recover from the effects of flood damage in your home. Call us at (970) 241-8181 for our emergency services.

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Our Trained Professionals Are The Leader In Grand Junction Fire Damage Restoration

4/18/2019 (Permalink)

Fire Damage Our Trained Professionals Are The Leader In Grand Junction Fire Damage Restoration Fires like this start from something as small as a stovetop being unattended. We have the experience, equipment and expertise 24/7 to handle it.

Fire Damage Safety and Restoration in Your Grand Junction Home

A fire can be a costly disaster for any homeowner in Grand Junction. Luckily, fire-related injuries, deaths, and losses of property have gone down in recent years at least partially due to improved fire-fighting technology. It is essential your home is equipped with fire extinguishers, smoke detectors and a good plan of escape in case of a fire. However, knowing some common fire hazards that are lurking in your home is also necessary to keep you and your family safe.

A fire of any size can leave behind plenty of fire damage in your Grand Junction home. You need a professional to help you do the task correctly. At SERVPRO, our staff is trained and experienced to handle fire cleanup of all kinds. We also understand that time is of the essence after a fire so do not hesitate to call us for help.

The first hazard to be aware of is your stovetop or oven. You should never leave your cooking unattended. Cooking is the leading contributor to home fires, and you can drastically reduce your risk if you keep a close eye on your meal. Ensure you turn off your stovetop or oven when you are done as well. There are new stovetop monitors and sensors you can purchase which alert you when you’ve left your stove lit.

After a fire in your kitchen, there are structural components, such as cabinets, that SERVPRO staff needs to clean to restore your home, so it looks like it never happened. Our cleaning method for cabinets varies depending on if the surface is unfished or finished. If we need to, knobs and other hardware are removed so we can clean in recessed areas and crevices. The interiors of cabinets are usually unfinished wood. We remove residues with a dry cleaning sponge first. If any residues remain, we use denatured alcohol to avoid the smoke residues setting into the pores of the wood. Sanding may be required if residues are still there.

Other hazards in your home include dead smoke alarm batteries. Working smoke alarms are essential on every floor of your home and in every bedroom to cut the risk of danger during a fire. Space heaters pose another danger. Leaving these units unattended or too close to flammable materials like blankets or paper can create a fire in your home.

SERVPRO of Grand Junction can assist you in restoring your home in Mesa, Loma, or Grand Junction after fire damage of any size. Get in touch with us by dialing (970) 241-8181 as soon as the fire is out so we can help you return your life to normal.

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Call Our Water Damage Specialists To Restore Your Grand Junction Home To Pre-Damage Condition

4/10/2019 (Permalink)

Water Damage Call Our Water Damage Specialists To Restore Your Grand Junction Home To Pre-Damage Condition For an immediate and preventative restoration service contact SERVPRO of Grand Junction at (970) 241-8181.

Avoiding Staining And Secondary Damages With Water Damage In Grand Junction

Water migrates rapidly, moving from wet to dry in the process. For homeowners, this process can be a nightmare as water migrates beneath fittings, underneath carpets or even inside wall cavities and crawlspaces. Often, the most harmful aspect of this process only comes to light several weeks after the initial water issue in the form of mold or mildew growth which requires professional remediation and a lengthy service process.

Our company has a leading reputation for remediating water damage in Grand Junction. One of the reasons SERVPRO is a go-to provider is that we understand that removing moisture goes hand in hand with preventing unwanted microbial growth. Our technicians are mindful of secondary damages, working to both remediate and prevent simultaneously.

Most permanent staining of paintwork and possessions occurs when the affected area dries naturally. It is vital to act quickly in this circumstance by calling in a professional. The chances of preventing permanent staining are far higher when possessions are still wet, which is why SERVPRO promise to arrive on site within four hours of notification of loss.

Our cleaning methods employ a range of chemical agents to ensure we are kind to different types of materials while still being effective against stains. Using agitative cleaning methods, we can tackle staining before engaging the drying process to guard your home against secondary damages caused by moisture pockets or damp spots.

To dry a property effectively, we may need to access wall cavities as well as the gaps beneath fittings and carpets. Our team employs injectidry systems to establish an airflow inside cabinets and walls. Your SERVPRO technician can access these areas by drilling small holes and placing injector nozzles into the wall cavity. We can then blast hot air into the cavity thoroughly drying it from the inside out. Doing so prevents damp spots from residing and significantly reduces the chances of secondary damages.
For an immediate and preventative restoration service contact SERVPRO of Grand Junction at (970) 241-8181.

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When Water Damage in Clifton Makes You Feel Like You are Floating Away

4/5/2019 (Permalink)

Why SERVPRO When Water Damage in Clifton Makes You Feel Like You are Floating Away Call SERVPRO at the first sign of Water Damage to restore your home.

Why SERVPRO Should Be Your First Call for Clifton Water Damage

Homeowners in Clifton need reliable assistance when leaks or seepage exposes your property to the risk of permanent damage. If the harm caused by water is ignored a broad range of issues arise. Floors buckle and weaken. Wallboard crumbles and ceilings bulge. A musty smell signals that opportunistic mold spores found the moisture they need to grow and multiply. Avoiding these serious consequences is why our number should be on your short list. 

Water damage in Clifton can seem like a minor inconvenience in your home. Treating it as such can be a tremendous mistake. Excess water can be devastating to both the structure and the contents of your dwelling. Many structural components are porous and absorb the moisture. They then lose strength and integrity. Personal possessions also become wet, requiring you to face the enormous task of trying to dry them out -- or throw them out.

Our ability to manage all aspects of residential water damage is why SERVPRO is the answer to your concerns. Our crews can remove the water and the residual moisture from the structure and fixtures in your home quickly and thoroughly. Often we do a pack out of water saturated possessions, cleaning and drying them using special techniques at our production facility. 

Experienced crew leaders assess the condition of your home, tracing the damage done back to the source. We devise a plan of action that our IICRC-trained crew members carry out without delay. Our service vehicles stock the pumps and extractors needed for standing water and moisture absorbed by floor coverings. Special drying mats suction water from multi-layers of hardwood and subfloors. Thermal imaging helps us locate hidden reserves of water behind structural components, and our training and experience lead us to strategies that removes even trapped water. The skills our workers master for using advanced moisture measuring devices, and specialized water removal systems underscore why SERVPRO delivers superior results. 

Drying the structure is the next task. Our technicians use their training to determine drying goals using moisture readings. Air movers, heaters, and dehumidifiers do the work, but our experts create and adjust the configuration to get speedy results. A firm grasp of the components that go into the science of drying is why SERVPRO is the industry leader in our community.

We are committed to returning your water-damaged home to preloss condition, emphasizing why SERVPRO of Grand Junction is the go-to restoration company in our region. Call us day or night at (970) 241-8181.

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Is a Water Loss Incident on the Menu of Your Fruita Diner?

3/18/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial Is a Water Loss Incident on the Menu of Your Fruita Diner? Each vehicle in our Green Fleet is loaded with equipment to remove the water from your property.

The Tools for Effective Extraction in Your Damaged Fruita Diner

While your Fruita diner might have a constant flow of traffic and hungry patrons at all hours of the day and night, this also presents an issue with the maintenance and upkeep that elements within your business need. Taking care of aging or damaged plumbing, for example, gets pushed off to the point where disasters can strike in the form of water loss incidents. While this situation can get out of hand quickly, our professionals can respond quickly to the emergency with the equipment and expertise to help.

When this manner of disaster strikes, and you have gotten the water supply shut down to your diner, you can make the necessary call to secure water removal services in Fruita. Our SERVPRO professionals have a wide range of available equipment to handle any size water loss incident in your restaurant, ensuring that the water removal process can happen quickly to prevent the spread of this water to new areas of your building yet to become affected by the damage.

Our professionals can arrive quickly to assess the scope of the water damage throughout your business and begin setting up our advanced extraction equipment. For large loss incidents that burst pipes can often become, we typically require our portable sump pumps or gas-powered pumps to remove higher volumes of standing water quickly. Faster extraction of standing water increases the salvageability of flooring and walls.

Unfortunately, throughout this mitigation and restoration process, it is unlikely that you can continue to serve your customers. Our SERVPRO team works quickly to get the mess cleaned up, and the area dried, to ensure that you can get your doors back open.

While you might not ever prepare for the possibility of shutting down your full-service diner, a water loss incident requires immediate action from trained professionals like ours. Let our SERVPRO of Grand Junction rapid response team make it “Like it never even happened.” Give us a call anytime you need us at (970) 241-8181.

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Fast Mitigation in Grand Junction Reduces Homeowner Angst and Expenses after Storm Damage

3/11/2019 (Permalink)

Storm Damage Fast Mitigation in Grand Junction Reduces Homeowner Angst and Expenses after Storm Damage SERVPRO Can Restore Your Flood Damaged Grand Junction Home, But Not the Road Leading to It!

Damage Control Is Critical for Flooding in a Grand Junction Home

Emergencies have never struck any Grand Junction home at a convenient time. With the panic of the house being at risk, not to mention all of its contents, you strive to get the appropriately qualified professionals to your home quickly to limit the damage and out-of-pocket expenses. With many homeowners without adequate coverages through their insurance for damage that flooding can cause, mitigation and loss prevention is more critical than ever.

Flooding can occur from numerous sources from a damaged roof on your Grand Junction home through situations entirely out of your control such as falling trees or broken windows. Whenever these effects first begin, the first inclination is to get your family to safety. Once everyone is safe, contact our SERVPRO rapid response team. Our professionals are available at a moment’s notice for disaster relief 24-hours a day. We're Faster To Any Size Disaster. We understand the importance of working quickly in these critical windows of time to isolate the damage and keep the situation from getting worse.

Damage control is a significant portion of the mitigation work that occurs when our rapid response team arrives at your residence. With our production vehicle stocked with advanced extraction and drying equipment, we can work quickly to identify the sources of water intrusion, if still on-going, and to attempt to stem the flow. Often upon arrival, the waters have subsided, and the efforts to salvage structural materials and contents come to the forefront.

Depending on the severity of the flood damage when our SERVPRO team arrives, many of the affected materials can often get dried and preserved. For areas that must get removed and later replaced, our technicians utilize controlled demolition techniques to be sure that only the damaged portions of affected surfaces and structural elements get removed to make reconstruction more efficient and cost-effective.

Fast response to flooding is critical, especially when you are unsure if your home insurance plan offers coverage to help ease the costs of necessary professional restoration. Our SERVPRO of Grand Junction rapid response team is available 24/7 by calling (970) 241-8181.

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Grand Junction, SERVPRO, and Defeating Fire and Smoke-Related Odors

3/4/2019 (Permalink)

Fire Damage Grand Junction, SERVPRO, and Defeating  Fire and Smoke-Related Odors Here is the answer to smoke and fire cleanup and odor control in the Grand Junction area--SERVPRO

Removing Smoke Odors from Contents in Your Grand Junction Home

As much as disasters like fires can affect the structural integrity of your home, many damages are nearly as bold which target the contents within your house. Even without a widespread blaze, effects like smoke and soot damage can impact the items throughout the property, often leaving them with a foul odor and residue to contend with when professional restoration technicians arrive. Recovering these items with the use of our experienced team is an efficient approach to returning your home to preloss condition after a fire.

Fire odor damage in your Grand Junction home can affect many materials, surfaces, and open areas. From the time that our SERVPRO professionals arrive, we inspect the property for other more glaring issues from the fire before we can set our sights on deodorization. Once risks have gotten managed, our contents department can begin assessing individual items, belongings, fabrics, furniture, and other objects prone to swelling during a fire and trapping smoke odors inside when they cool again.

Depending on the severity of the fire itself, many of the affected materials might get removed from the premises as part of the fire debris removal step once our technicians arrive at your damaged home. When soot and smoke are the primary damaging factors, we work to address which contents can benefit from getting taken from the home and given specialized attention and treatment at our facility nearby. We offer a premier pack-out service.

Under the care of the contents department, many of the soft materials in your home, as well as your belongings, can receive focused deodorization and cleaning efforts. From our ozone chamber that cannot get used inside of your home to our thermal foggers and hydroxyl generators that can handle odors that remain inside your house, we have you covered.

Fighting fire odors is often more difficult than many homeowners might think. Let our SERVPRO of Grand Junction rapid response team help you remove this noxious presence from your home permanently. Give us a call anytime at (970) 241-8181.

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Is Your Refrigerator Causing You Water Damage Problems? SERVPRO Has A Solution

2/25/2019 (Permalink)

Water Damage Is Your Refrigerator Causing You Water Damage Problems? SERVPRO Has A Solution Don't let broken appliances be the reason your home suffers water damage.

Water Removal for a Leaky Refrigerator in Your Clifton Home

Any leak in your Clifton home can be a scary thing, especially since many times we do not even know there is water present until long after it begins. A broken refrigerator can go undetected since the fridge itself blocks your view of the floor and wall behind the unit. Unless there is a visible puddle, it can go unseen for a long time.

When this happens in your Clifton home, you could need water removal services from a professionally trained restoration company such as SERVPRO. If there is enough water to damage flooring and even leak down to a basement, you need help cleaning up the mess. Our staff has the experience and tools required to restore your home for you in an efficient and timely fashion.

SERVPRO techs can get rid of any standing water which is deep enough with a truck-mounted pump. Fans and dehumidifiers help us to dry the rest of the affected areas out so we can prevent further damage such as mold. If any drywall or flooring are damaged beyond repair, we remove these so they can be replaced with new materials.

If you find water leaking out from under your fridge, check the drain pan at the bottom of the unit to see if it is cracked or malfunctioning. It is normal for a bit of water to be present, but a significant amount with pooling underneath can mean the drain pan is not functioning as it should.

When that is not the issue, pull the fridge out from the wall and check the water supply line. It is one of the most common reasons for finding a significant amount of water on your kitchen floor. The water line is sometimes not leaking, but the connection of the line to the fridge is. Shut the water line off right away if you find it leaking. Other common causes of refrigerator water damage are ice maker condensation and leaks.

SERVPRO of Grand Junction is always available to help you clean up a refrigerator water leak in your kitchen in Palisade, Fruita, or Loma. Just make sure to reach out to us right away by dialing (970) 241-8181 so we can dry everything back out for you.

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You Need To Contact Our Crew When A Water Damage Emergency Occurs In Your Clifton Home

2/14/2019 (Permalink)

Why SERVPRO You Need To Contact Our Crew When A Water Damage Emergency Occurs In Your Clifton Home Give us a call at (970) 241-8181 right away so we can get the water up and dry your structure out before more damage can be done.

Water Removal Services For Your Home In Clifton

If you are one of the unfortunate people in Clifton who has experienced damage from your dishwasher overflowing, you are not alone. When you are dealing with water leaks from your dishwasher, you must realize how quickly water damage can happen.

Water removal services for your Clifton home should be done professionally. SERVPRO staff are highly trained and have the equipment needed to clean up any water disaster. We also do work quickly but efficiently so we can avoid additional damage being done to your home by the water sitting too long. With all of this, it is easy to see why SERVPRO is the right choice for your restoration needs.

The first thing SERVPRO technicians need to do after assessing the damage is getting all the standing water out of your home. We do this with truck-mounted pumps, and we get as much of the water out as possible so that drying times are faster. Once we have removed all we can, industrial fans and dehumidifiers help us to dry your structure back out. If the water did sit for a while, we check for mold damage as well, since it can begin to grow in as little as 24 to 48 hours.

Water damage from your dishwasher can happen within a couple of hours. If you leave it running, you could come home to find a pool of water on your floor. Your first reaction is to sop up as much of the water as you can, but the longer it sits, the more likely you're to have permanent damage.

Some common causes of dishwasher leaks include the dishwasher not being level, worn gaskets, a broken door, using the wrong dishwashing soap, or a defective dishwasher tub. You should also regularly check the water lines running to the dishwasher to check for wear.

SERVPRO of Grand Junction can help you dry your home in Fruita, Mesa, or Loma after a water damage emergency such as this. Give us a call at (970) 241-8181 right away so we can get the water up and dry your structure out before more damage can be done.

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