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Menomonie area commercial needs?

2/13/2019 (Permalink)

From carpets to catastrophes, SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties is here for your commercial cleaning needs.  You ask what SERVPRO can do for you in your place of business?  How about all this:

-Fire, smoke, and soot cleanup and restoration

-Water removal and dehumidification

-Mold mitigation and remediation

-Contents claim inventory service

-Air duct and HVAC cleaning

-Stain removal, stain resistance applications

-Odor identification and deodorization

-Upholstery and drapes

-Contents and document restoration

With our maintenance cleaning we reduce business interruptions and recovery costs with around-the-clock restoration services built with you in mind.

When you need it done right and fast, call 715-643-7171 your SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties professionals for all your commercial cleaning needs. Meet our staff

Fire Restoration in Rice Lake

2/13/2019 (Permalink)

At SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties our fire restorataion is detailed process from the moment you call to the final day we leave your home we will be there for you.  Here is a sampling of events that could take place at a fire loss.

Pretesting- we will start the cleaning and restoration process by pretesting to determine which processes to utilize and allow the customer to preview the results.

Contents claim inventory service- by utilizing Contents Claim Inventory Service(CCIS) technology, we can generate comprehensive room-by-room inventories.  Contents are then categorized by salvageable or non-salvageable and questionable, allowing for easier contents settlement.

Cleaning and Restoration- all restorable structure and contents will be cleaned and deodorized to preloss condition in most cases.  We can even provide emergency cleaning of contents the customer will need immediately.

Move Outs- If relocation is necessary due to extensive damage, we are trained to properly move out and control the inventor contents throughout the cleaning, restoration and deodorization.

Please give SERPVRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties a call at 715-643-7171.

Limiting Mold Growth in your Chetek home

2/13/2019 (Permalink)

Mold Remediation Limiting Mold Growth in your Chetek home Some of our crew at WRT training with the IICRC!

"Moisture control is the key to mold control.  When water leaks or spills occur indoors-act promptly, a prompt response(within 24-48 hours) and thorough cleanup , drying, and removal of water damaged materials will prevent or limit mold growth."

At SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties we can identify whether a mold is harmful to you or if it is something that you can take care of yourself.  Give us a call at 715-643-7171.

We are certified and trained in IICRC approved schools and our training includes:

-Water Damage Restoration Technician-WRT

-Carpet Cleaning Technician-CCT

-Fire and Smoke Damage Restoration Technician-FSRT

-Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning Technician-UFT

-Applied Structural Drying Technician-ASD

To learn more about our certifications click here

quoted from:OSHA-A Brief Guide to Mold in the Workplace

Managing Mold in your Colfax home!

2/13/2019 (Permalink)

Mold can be ordinary to unhealthy, let SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties be the one to determine that.  We are trained professionals that handle water damages every day and know prompt action is required to prevent mold growth.  If there is an ongoing moisture problem in your home be alert for the presence of visible mold or strong musty odors. 

The ordinary mold can occur naturally in the environment, some can be fine as some can become unhealthy.  If the humidity level and moisture levels in a water-damaged environment are not promptly returned to normal, mold spores may grow and multiply.  Give us a call at 715-643-7171 to let us identify whether or not you have a mold issue that you need the trained professionals to handle or if it is something you can clean yourself.

Fire in your home? What can you do?

2/13/2019 (Permalink)

The fire fighters have left your home, luckily it wasn't a massive fire but your home is covered in soot and has much smoke damage.  What should you do or don't do until help of SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, and Rusk Counties arrives:

-Limit movement in the home to prevent soot particles from spreading and additional damage from occurring.

-Place clean towels or old linens on rugs or high traffic areas and upholstery.

-Do not wash any walls or painted surfaces

-Do not shampoo carpet or upholstery

-Place aluminum foil or wood blocks between furniture legs and wet carpet

-Do not clean any electrical equipment

-Do not send clothing to a dry cleaner since improper cleaning may set smoke odor

If you find yourself in a fire damaged home let the trained professionals handle the cleaning properly for you.  Give us a call at 715-643-7171.

We our consistent with each job in Rusk County

2/13/2019 (Permalink)

At SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties we maintain consistency on each job and have a system in place know as the Job File Process.  This insures each job is done accurately and shows the details of each loss. 

These are a few of the steps that we do to insure our customer of a job well done:

-we document the First Notice of Loss(FNOL) the shows the preparation that goes into each job including the proper technicians and equipment.

-we have the customer sign the authorization to perform this is signed by the customer to tell us it's "ok" to go along with services.

-we then provide an information from that answers frequently asked questions.

-in an emergency a report of Water Damage Emergency Services Report will say what we did to mitigate the loss.

-a report will list the usage of equipment and the progress of the drying process so that we comply with the IICRC standards.

-the last file process would be a Certificate of Satisfaction.  This is filled out by the customer to provide that they were satisfied with the work performed.

As you can see we take your water damage seriously to prevent further damage to your home.  If you want to be satisfied with your water restoration give us a call at 715-643-7171.

When winter weather strikes......we strike back in Rice Lake Area

1/29/2019 (Permalink)

When winter strikes, we strike back at SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, and Rusk Counties.  In the cold winter months in our northern Wisconsin frozen tundra cold weather is our storm.  We fight crazy cold temperatures that can wreak havoc on any home or business. During these far way below zero temps frozen pipes can burst at the point where the ice blockage inside the pipe is located.  A burst pipe can cause considerable damage to your property if not addressed quickly by a SERVPRO professional at SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, and Rusk Counties.  Give us a call we will be faster to your disaster at 715-643-7171.  We will bring the latest equipment and training to help make your water damage "Like it never even happened."

Your Commercial Property Could Be at Risk during the Frigid Temps in Menomonie, WI

1/29/2019 (Permalink)

Your place of business may be probably one of the things we may overlook during a cold winter blast.  Our first priority as it should be is our staff and families.  The building may get neglected as we want to ensure the safety of those whom work for us and their families.  Getting them to safety during frigid temps and making sure they are not having to endure a unsafe commute is excellent leadership.  But also making sure they have a place of work when a loss occurs is crucial too.  Having downtime with any business can cause financial burden.  Make sure you have a team you are ready to call if your business suffers a loss to its building or contents.  SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, & Rusk Counties is here to serve and help you in your time of need.  With the frigid temps make sure your water pipes aren't freezing and bursting and keep your sidewalks clear for everyone's safety.  If you fall to a water damage during these freezing below zero temps give us a call at 715-643-7171 to let us help you.

Keep that Water Running in Chetek

1/29/2019 (Permalink)

With the super cold frigid temps in your Chetek, WI home keep those water faucets flowing.  To ensure your pipes aren't freezing up keep a steady flow of water running on your lowest level of your home or business to prevent from a freeze up.  Also check your water temp frequently if your cold water falls below 38 degrees you may be in need of a plumber.  If no water is flowing call a plumber if a pipe bursts shut off the water at the main shut off valve.  If your disaster becomes to large give SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, & Rusk Counties a call at 715-643-7171.  Our priority during this Artic weather is your safety first.  Our trained professionals will be there to assist you from the beginning to the end of your water loss. 

Frozen Pipes

12/20/2018 (Permalink)

A Frozen Pipe can burst at the point where the ice blockage inside the pipe is located, but typically the rupture is caused by the backflow pressure between the water source and the blockage. A burst pipe can cause considerable damage to your property if not addressed quickly.

SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, and Rusk Counties Professional Crew is faster to any size disaster, bringing the latest equipment and training to help make your water damage “Like it never even happened.”

Give us a call at 715-643-7171 for emergency services 24 hours a day, 7days a week, even on holidays. In an emergency situation we will be there for you faster and will help the situation from growing into a large problem with our professional crew.