Recent Commercial Posts

Commercial Services: Food Service Facilities

2/22/2021 (Permalink)

Commercial kitchen including sinks, refrigerators, cooktops and other cooking equipment. SERVPRO of Cheshire County is able to handle emergency cleaning, restoration and sanitizing of food service facilities no matter the size.

When a business experiences an emergency caused by fire or water damage, one of the biggest concerns is down time and loss of revenue. This is especially true within the food service industry. SERVPRO of Cheshire County understands that timely response is of the utmost importance for limiting business interruption. Within four hours of the initial call, SERVPRO professionals can be on-site to begin restoration services. In addition to emergency response for fire and water damage, SERVPRO of Cheshire County is able to provide cleaning and sanitizing relating to the COVID-19 virus. These services and procedures follow and adhere to CDC guidelines. 

We'll make sure all surfaces are restored and sanitized to health and food safety specifications, and you are able to get back to business quicker!

SERVPRO of Cheshire County has experience working in a variety of food services related facilities such as:

  • Food Manufacturing
  • Food distribution centers
  • Fast food restaurants
  • Fine dining restaurants
  • Senior living facility kitchens
  • School cafeterias

Whatever type of food service facility, SERVPRO of Cheshire County is here 24/7/365 to assist with your emergency and make it "Like it never even happened."

Air Duct Cleaning: Commercial Properties

2/5/2021 (Permalink)

Before and after photos of air ducts. Before has heavy amounts of dust and debris, after is clean of debris. Contact SERVPRO of Cheshire County to assist with cleaning your commercial property's HVAC system today!

When it comes to your commercial property, you only have one chance to make a first impression with your customers or tenants. Examples of effective ways to impress your clients or occupants of your building include cleaning dirty or stained ceilings, scrub lobby floors and furniture, establish maintenance plans for carpets, and lastly, clean HVAC & air duct systems. Each of which can be professionally performed by the team at SERVPRO of Cheshire County.

Neglected air delivery systems can cause the circulation of odors and contaminants such as mold and irritating dust throughout your commercial property. The benefits of air duct cleaning include:

  • Reduce potential for mold growth
  • Remediate bacteria, fungi and mold
  • Restore peak energy efficiency
  • Eliminate debris that could be causing foul odors

Contact the NADCA Certified professionals at SERVPRO of Cheshire County today to schedule an air duct cleaning estimate for your commercial property!

Commercial Services: Educational Facilities

12/1/2020 (Permalink)

Black pickup truck with SERVPRO Job Trailer attached in front of a large brick school providing emergency services. Making emergency damage at educational facilities "Like it never even happened."

Here at SERVPRO of Cheshire County, we feel strongly that learning for students should not be interrupted or paused due to any type of disaster. When a disaster occurs at an educational facility, they can be very complex and timely response is of the utmost importance.

Our goal as emergency mitigation professionals is to limit downtime for students and faculty as much as possible. We will be onsite at the school upon receiving the initial call within 4 hours and in most cases, much less than that.  

SERVPRO of Cheshire County has resources to handle emergency fire, water, smoke, sewage or biohazard damage events at schools of any size. Our professionally trained team is mindful of legal and environmental concerns and will take any and all precautions necessary when entering the facility for service.

With prompt response and industry-leading service, you can be sure your educational facility will be ready for class to continue quickly and safely. SERVPRO of Cheshire County has assisted at a variety of different types of educational facilities such as:

  • K-12 Schools
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Dormitories
  • Event and Sporting Arenas
  • Libraries
  • Daycares/ Pre-K Facilities

SERVPRO of Cheshire County: always ready to assist in making your educational facility's emergency "Like it never even happened."

Is Your Commercial Property Prepared For An Emergency?

11/11/2020 (Permalink)

Smart phone with SERVPRO ERP app open with a hand holding the phone. With the ERP App, access to your building's Emergency Ready Profile and all its information becomes available in the palm of your hand!

Property emergencies come in many forms. Fire, smoke, water or biohazard to name a few. There are two things they all have in common: they never occur when you expect them, and they're never convenient. However, you can be prepared when an emergency does occur. Having a SERVPRO Emergency Ready Profile (ERP for short) in Place has your business that much closer to reopening following an unexpected disaster.

An ERP is created by your local SERVPRO professional specifically for your business and is designed to limit interruption by having an immediate plan of action in place. The ERP provides critical info about your building(s) in order to begin mitigation and recovery as soon as possible. The ERP contains key building locations, utility shut offs, pertinent contact information and so much more. 

The ERP is the perfect guide to get your business back up and running following a disaster. The chain of command for your facility is clearly identified and it establishes SERVPRO of Cheshire County as your disaster mitigation restoration provider. The ERP comes available in hard copy form as well as digitally through the ERP App for easy accessibility. And best of all, there is no cost associated with the ERP! There's really no reason NOT to have an ERP constructed for your business. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.

Remember, its much easier to prepare before the emergency, not during or after.

Educational Facilities

7/1/2020 (Permalink)

A SERVPRO van outside of a building SERVPRO cleaning the inside of an educational training facility.

At SERVPRO of Cheshire County, we understand the importance of a continuous, uninterrupted class schedule. Even in the event of an untimely disaster, school cancellation should be a minimal concern for an educational facility. SERVPRO professionals are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to assist with fire and water cleanup and restoration for all types of schools. From Kindergarten, to elementary schools, middle and high schools, colleges and universities, dormitories, libraries, day cares, and event or sporting arenas, SERVPRO has them covered. Here's what sets SERVPRO apart from other emergency restoration companies:

  • Around the clock availability
  • Timely response and assessment of damage
  • Proven track record of quality service with other educational facilities
  • Clear, concise communication with school officials
  • Industry leading equipment and technology
  • Industry trained and certified technicians
  • Mindfulness of legal and environmental concerns
  • Isolate damaged areas from unaffected areas of the facility
  • Ability to limit class and schedule interruption
  • Confirmation of client satisfaction at time of job completion

Whatever the situation, SERVPRO of Cheshire County is here to ensure the main objective of the school staff is to provide valuable lessons and information to its students, and cleanup & restoration can be left to the pros. 

Untreated Water Damage at You Home or Business

6/10/2020 (Permalink)

A SERVPRO technician tearing down a ceiling as a result of water damage A ceiling being torn down after water leaked from above.

When assessing water damage, an important thing to remember is that a small leak that may appear minor can actually lead to a large scale mold issue. There are many things to consider when deciding if water damage is worth the money to repair such as; corroding pipes, a decrease in the value of your home, damaged ceilings, damaged flooring, and many more issues. It may seem like a quick fix to paint over a water spot on your ceiling or wall, but molds could be growing in the dry wall underneath which can cause health effects. Electrical shorts are another side effect of unattended water damage which can be a huge fire hazard. When it comes to your flooring, wood is very absorbent so the longer the water sits, the worse the wood will get resulting in a much more expensive fix. This goes for carpets too as carpets can actually begin to break down the longer they are left wet. The safest and most cost efficient thing to do when you realize you have water damage is to get it fixed as soon as possible.

Here are some helpful SERVPRO tips on what to do after flooding occurs:

  • Remove excess water by mopping and blotting.
  • Wipe excess water from wood furniture after removal of lamps and tabletop items.
  • Remove and prop wet upholstery and cushions.
  • Place aluminum foil or wood blocks between furniture legs and wet carpeting.
  • Turn air conditioning on for maximum drying in summer.
  • Remove colored rugs from wet carpeting.
  • Remove art objects to a safe, dry place.
  • Gather loose items from floors.

Emergency Service at Learning Facilities

2/24/2020 (Permalink)

SERVPRO vehicle parked outside a brick educational facility SERVPRO team assisting with a cleaning project at an area educational facility.

At SERVPRO of Cheshire County, we realize the importance of an uninterrupted class schedule. An untimely fire, smoke or water damage disaster, should not automatically mean a delay in routine for an educational facility. SERVPRO professionals are available around the clock to assist with fire and water cleanup and restoration for all sizes and varieties of schools. From Kindergarten, to elementary, middle and high schools, universities and colleges, dorms, libraries, day cares, and sporting or event arenas, SERVPRO can assist them all. Here's what sets SERVPRO apart from other emergency restoration companies:

  • 24/7/365 emergency availability
  • Timely response and assessment of damage
  • Proven track record of quality service with other educational facilities
  • Clear, concise communication with school officials
  • Certified and trained technicians
  • Industry leading equipment and technology
  • Mindfulness of environmental and legal concerns
  • Isolate damaged areas from other parts of the facility
  • Ability to limit class interruption
  • Complete client satisfaction during and at the conclusion of the project

Whatever the situation, SERVPRO of Cheshire County is available to make sure the main topic on the mind of school officials is the education of their students and emergency cleanup and restoration can be left to the professionals.

From Carpets to Catastrophes We Have Your Business Covered!

2/6/2020 (Permalink)

picture of light colored carpet flooring, one side looking cleaner than the other. Side by side comparison of carpet we have already cleaned and carpet our team is about to hit

Here at SERVPRO of Cheshire County, we are always prepared to help with your business needs. From carpets to catastrophes and everything in between we can help!

In the event of an emergency such as a fire or water damage, our team is available 24/7 to get your business back in top shape quickly. Our team is IICRC Certified** and strictly adheres to industry standards to ensure your business gets back up and running smoothly and quickly.

In addition to our emergency services, we can help your business look (and smell) its absolute best! We use top-of-the-line equipment to extract soils from deep within your carpet’s pile and backings. To start, our technicians shampoo the carpet to deodorize and clean it. Then, they remove the soils and shampoo through hot water extraction. After the carpet is dried, it will look and smell like new!

Our Other Cleaning Services Include:

  • Ceilings, Walls and Hard Floors
  • HVAC and Air Ducts
  • Odor Identification and Deodorization
  • Upholstery, Blinds and Drapes
  • Crime Scene, Vandalism and Biohazard Cleanup

Call us anytime for more information!

(802) 674-8004

**Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification

Is Your Business Emergency Ready?

12/5/2019 (Permalink)

SERVPRO house logo over green checkmark in black outlined box with black and green text saying Emergency Ready Profile To learn more about our ERP Program contact us at: (800) 352-7251

No one likes to imagine their own business facing the hardship of a disaster such as a flood or a fire. Did you know that the majority of businesses that bounce back after a disaster had a plan in place for when disaster strikes? Having an emergency plan could save your business, minimize the time your business is inactive as well as alleviate some stress. We have helped several local companies develop what we call an Emergency Ready Profile to help them be more prepared in the event of an emergency by putting all pertinent information at their fingertips in a physical copy of their emergency plan as well as through our mobile app. The Emergency Ready Profile, or ERP for short, is a no-cost service and can be tailored to meet the needs of schools, municipalities, real estate offices, insurance offices, apartment complexes and commercial properties.

Cold & Flu Season Is Here- Here Are Some Tips To Keep You And Your Coworkers Healthy!

11/8/2019 (Permalink)

picture of green tissue box with a tissue sticking out of the top. Black frame and green frame around tissue box. Our team hopes you have a healthy and happy holiday season!

Cold and flu season is upon us. To protect you and those you work with, it’s never a bad idea to revisit simple but important ways to stay healthy:

  • Eat Your Fruits & Veggies! Having healthy eating habits is one of the key components to warding off illness. Our bodies’ best line of defense against illness starts with the nutrients found in the food we eat. Everything in moderation is key to staying on track and not going overboard on junk food. Cancel your trips to the vending machine by stashing healthy snacks like fresh fruit, trail mix or jerky in the break room or at your desk.
  • Drink up. Staying hydrated is one of the most important habits you can have to help protect yourself from illness.
  • Bless you! Covering your sneezes and coughs will be greatly appreciated by your co-workers.
  • Count to 30. Counting to 30 now and then while washing your hands is a good way to remind yourself to slow down to thoroughly wash your hands. Having clean hands will help cut down on spreading germs.
  • Is Daylight Savings Cutting Into Your Workout Time? As the weather grows colder and the days shorter, it’s easy to fall into an exercising rut. The cold months are the perfect time of year for visiting the gym but if that does not appeal to you don’t worry- you don’t have to run on a treadmill to get a workout. Below are some fun ideas to break up the monotony and fit in some exercise at the same time:
  • Yoga
  • Join a Kickboxing Class
  • Join a Bowling League
  • Skiing/Snowboarding/Tubing/Sledding
  • Ice Skating/Hockey
  • Indoor Roller Skating/Roller Blading

Our team hopes you have a healthy and happy holiday season!

Presentation at Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate The Masiello Group in Keene, NH

6/11/2019 (Permalink)

Last week, we were happy to meet with our friends over at Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate The Masiello Group on Island Street in Keene, NH! SERVPRO of Cheshire County Co-Owner and Marketing Director Derek Paul provided an overview of our services and answered questions along the way during his open-forum style presentation. We couldn’t have been happier with the level of participation we received! This was a wonderful opportunity for us to get to know the team a little better at Better Homes and Gardens and to provide information that could be helpful for them and their customers. Our real estate related services range from mold mitigation to general cleaning to carpet cleaning and services to help spruce up a home for a showing or closing. Thank you all at Better Homes and Gardens for having us!

Interested in having us present at your office? Give us a call! These presentations are helpful to all businesses especially those in the real estate or insurance fields as the tips we provide in our presentation can help during the interim between the discovery of a loss and SERPVRO performing restorative work.

(800) 352-7251

Presentation At Kapiloff Insurance Agency in Keene, NH- June 2019

6/6/2019 (Permalink)

Derek presenting to the Personal Lines Department at the Keene Office for Kapiloff Insurance Agency

Recently, we had the pleasure of presenting to members of the Personal Lines Department at Kapiloff Insurance on Winchester Street in Keene, NH! Co-Owner and Marketing Director of SERVPRO of Cheshire County Derek Paul presented in an open-ended forum style, giving an overview of the services we provide, questions and tips to help their insured following a loss, and answering questions along the way. We were very happy to be invited to their office for this opportunity! Thank you all at Kapiloff Insurance Agency for having us!

Interested in having us present at your office? Give us a call! These presentations are helpful to all businesses especially those in the real estate or insurance fields. The tips we provide in our presentation can help an agent assist their insured during the interim between the discovery of a loss and SERVPRO performing restorative work.

(800) 352-7251

Post Construction Cleaning Services to Make Your Place Shine!

5/31/2019 (Permalink)

Our highly trained crew can help make dry wall dust and construction debris "Like it never even happened."

At long last spring is here! With the warm weather come days enjoyed in the sun, soaking up the salt air and family BBQ’s. This time of year is also the perfect time to work on home or business renovations. One of the most tedious parts about construction work is actually the post construction cleaning. Drywall dust and sawdust are very fine and get everywhere! Cleaning up the debris can also be time consuming and quite the chore as well. At SERVPRO of Cheshire County, we are happy to help! Our technicians can help make your home or business look its best by providing a thorough cleaning and removal of debris so that your place is ready for that final coat of paint and décor to make it shine! We also provide services to make your rooms fresh and clean such as:

  • Air Duct Cleanings
  • Walls, ceilings and fixture cleanings
  • Deodorization
  • Carpet/Floor Cleanings
  • Dehumidification and Drying
  • And more!

To learn more about our services and how we can help give our office a call:

(800) 352-7251

How Our Emergency Ready Profile Can Help Your Business

4/25/2019 (Permalink)

The majority of businesses that recover after a disaster have an emergency plan in place.

When a disaster such as a flood or fire strike, having an emergency plan in place can make recovering your business smoother and alleviate stress. It's unpleasant to imagine that a disaster could ever happen to your business but having an emergency plan in place before the disaster occurs can be what saves your business. The majority of businesses that recover after a disaster have an emergency plan in place. We have helped several local companies put together what we call an Emergency Ready Profile (ERP) to help them be more prepared in the event of an emergency by putting all pertinent information at their fingertips through our mobile app and/or a physical copy of the emergency plan. The Emergency Ready Profile is a no-cost service and can be customized to suit the needs of municipalities, real estate offices, insurance offices, commercial properties, apartment complexes, schools and other businesses.

Find Out How SERVPRO Takes Care of Your Bookstore After Fire Damage!

12/7/2018 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of Cheshire County is here to take care of your bookstore and restore it "Like it never even happened."

An Electrical Malfunction Can Cause Fire Damage in Your Rindge Bookstore


When fire damage happens inside your establishment, the situation can be very sudden and overwhelming. However, it is important not to let the initial dread that you can feel once the blaze has been put out to control your actions and delay you from contacting help. Emergency services do not end once the fire department leaves your property. In fact, it is imperative for you to get damage remediation professionals to your property as soon as possible.

When the blaze broke out in the storage room of your Rindge bookstore and caused fire damage, it was contained relatively quickly to just one shelved-wall. Most of the books and other merchandise on the shelving unit were destroyed. You might be asking yourself why you should hurry and get professional remediation services to your property if most of the merchandise in the area is unsalvageable?

Fire damage causes smoke and soot to bellow and spread throughout the immediate area. The longer that soot lingers on the walls, shelves, door, and flooring, the more likely it is to cause discoloration. The faster that a remediation company, like SERVPRO, can arrive at your store, the more likely it is that the job can go smoothly.

When SERVPRO arrives at your business, we can immediately begin to sort through your storage room whenever it is best for your time. We work on your schedule, and we can stay out of sight from your customers. We understand how vital foot traffic is to your business.

We can unbox merchandise and repackage it in new boxes that are not covered in greasy soot. Once we remove the merchandise, we can throw away any ruined materials and then begin the process of eliminating the soot stains from the walls, shelves, ceiling, and floor.

SERVPRO can use the spray-and-wipe method in conjunction with a lubricant-based solution in order to gently remove the grime from the various surfaces of your storage room. Furthermore, to address the foul odor that fires leave behind, SERVPRO can employ the use of a thermal fogger to neutralize the very particles that cause the scent in the first place. At SERVPRO, our ultimate goal is always to leave you feeling "Like it never even happened."

Locally Owned Company with National Resources


You should never hesitate once the fire on your property has been extinguished to follow up with the next step. Phone SERVPRO of Cheshire County by dialing (603) 352-7251. Our doors are always open to help you.

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Our Fool-Proof Fire Damage Restoration Process That Will Restore Your Commercial Property In Jaffrey

11/12/2018 (Permalink)

Fire damage is nothing to mess with, between the direct damage to your appliances, food prep, serving and storage areas things can look grim.

A Quality Solution To Fire Damage In Your Jaffrey Area Restaurant

A fire strikes in your Jaffrey area restaurant. The restaurant itself has been a large part of your families lives for as long as you can remember. Now, the damage you face causes you to close the doors, although temporarily and you are unsure of whether or not your business can recover.

It can be hard to look at the damage affecting your Jaffrey area restaurant. Fire damage is nothing to mess with, between the direct damage to your appliances, food prep, serving and storage areas things can look grim. The smoke, soot, and water damage make things look even worse, but what can you do?

The first thing you do after a fire occurs on your property is call your insurance company. You need to make this call long before firefighters finish dousing the flames. They can make recommendations about which steps to make next that fit your exact situation. Often enough, they direct you to a local fire damage restoration company, like SERVPRO, who can provide you with all of the restoration services you need to get your restaurant back up and running, fast.

SERVPRO helps you avoid any hazardous conditions by shutting down utilities and identifying problems that already exist. Our initial assessment includes every affected area of your business, providing you with peace of mind knowing that trained professionals are working hard to expedite the reopening of your restaurant.

SERVPRO can quickly assess and record fire damages on your property. Our technicians train in a wide variety of services, including water removal, cleaning, and restoration services that minimize any losses you might experience. We put all of our training, equipment, and expertise into returning your dining establishment to normal, “Like it never even happened.”

SERVPRO of Cheshire County offers full-service solutions to business owners throughout the area, including those residing in Keene, Dublin, and Troy. Our technicians are available 24/7, year-round, making us a quality solution you can count on both before and after accidents occur. Call us today at (603) 352-7251.

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Remediating Commercial Flood Damage In Jaffrey

9/17/2018 (Permalink)

Regardless of the source, Jaffrey commercial flood damage can result in tens of thousands of dollars in cleanup and restoration costs.

Remediating Commercial Flood Damage

The weather around Jaffrey has been usually severe this last year, but many businesses still found many of their flood problems came from plumbing issues like a broken pipe connection or a failed appliance such as a water heater with a rusted out bottom.

Regardless of the source, Jaffrey commercial flood damage can result in tens of thousands of dollars in cleanup and restoration costs. SERVPRO teams respond quickly to remove water, dry property, and either restore or replace damaged items.

First, we find and stop the source of the water. If this was not outside water brought in by storm flooding, we need to stop the leak or rupture. A technician turns off the water main while an inspector finds the leak. Once he finds it, team members block the flow so water can be turned back on for the rest of the facility. That is particularly important for small businesses like a bed-and-breakfast operation.

We can perform minor repairs and even replace broken connections and short sections of pipe. For a major plumbing problem, SERVPRO team leaders recommend the business owner bring in a plumber or general contractor to fix it.

Now, our specialists bring in pumps and extraction wands to remove any standing water. Both devices operate swiftly, and the wands can also begin drawing water out of carpets. The quicker we can draw water out, the more property we can dry and restore instead of remove and replace it.

With the water gone, technicians set up a combination of dehumidifiers, air movers, and fans to reduce the humidity and dry property. Each humidifier can draw out up to 25 gallons of water from the air and surrounding property every 24 hours.

The action augments the air movers, which we use to force warm, dry air across damp surfaces like drywall panels to carefully restore them before the moisture they absorbed causes them to crumble in place, forcing replacement. As the air movers operate, we set up the fans to increase air circulation and draw the damp, inside air to the outside of the business.

For SERVPRO of Cheshire County, our task is to help you reopen your doors as quickly as possible. If you need us, call (603) 352-7251 at any time to schedule a visit. We are here for you.

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Slight Commercial Fire Damage can Severely Affect Rindge Area Bed and Breakfast Establishments

6/13/2018 (Permalink)

Several methods to remove soot damage are evaluated by our crew to determine the best solution for your fire damaged building.

Removing Fire damage from your business

A small snafu with an overturned candle or a frying pan that got too hot and caught on fire can both cause larger areas of your bed and breakfast home business in Rindge to suffer from bad odors. These odors, depending on what caught on fire, can range from mild and barely noticeable to extreme and heavy smells that make the area unbearable. Any unpleasant smells can cause a decline in your profits, as well as your good reputation.

Small businesses in Rindge with commercial fire damage often find it quite easy to restore the building's physical damage, as its visibility makes repairs seem more critical. Once things look perfect again, unexpected odors make themselves known. Certified by the IICRC, SERVPRO's restoration technicians understand that odors remain behind unless we carry out the necessary treatments to rid your business of all of the odor-causing particles.

Removing damaged materials and cleaning up the visible soot merely reduces the amount of odor occupants experience. Painting specific areas with a smoke-killing paint product helps immensely, but this only works for the specific area covered with a fresh coat. A significant portion of the soot that causes odors exist in other places where even the best equipment cannot mechanically reach and remove to prevent the production of malodors.

Once we eliminate the oily soot and greasy residues from the surfaces inside your bed and breakfast, thermal fogging conducted by our Odor Control Technician (OCT) forces the fog into the same locations the fire pushed the smoke. The heated steam carries odor-neutralizing agents which bond at the molecular level with soot and smoke debris on contact. Afterward, your business smells like it should again, "Like it never even happened."

SERVPRO of Cheshire County serves small businesses in the Dublin and Chesterfield areas, making fire damage a past disaster that no longer affects their daily operations. Contact us at our 24-hour emergency service line, (603) 352-7251, for the assistance you need to restore your business. Also, our employees are always available to assist you in making a READY Plan for your business. Doing so can save valuable time in responding to this and many other disasters that can cause extensive harm.

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Dublin’s Commercial Water Damage Experts Discuss Planning Ahead

5/29/2018 (Permalink)

SERVPRO Provides a Plan for Dublin Business Owners to Help Prevent and Mitigate Water Damage

SERVPRO's ERP Emergency READY Profile Plan Helps Prevent and Mitigate Water Damage


When you own a business in Dublin, planning is essential. As many as 50% of businesses may not recover from an unforeseen disaster; the ones that survive usually have a preparedness plan intact.

If you develop a SERVPRO Emergency Ready Profile, you can avoid business interruption by having available an immediate plan of action. Having a strategy in place can help you reduce lost revenue due to commercial water damage in Dublin.

Knowing what to do and what to expect is the key to timely mitigation. Being ready for a mishap can give you peace of mind. Whether the issue is a small water leak or large flood, having a plan of attack helps speed up the entire process. An Emergency READY Profile Plan places you a step ahead if damage takes place; you may even be able to avert the incident from ever occurring.

First, our SERVPRO representative comes in and gives you a no-cost inspection and assessment of your facilities. Our SMR records any critical information we would need if a problem occurs. We then prepare a concise profile document that contains only the crucial information needed in case of an emergency. This package also offers a mobile app to guarantee access is at your fingertips.

Next, it is a good idea to prepare a way to get back into your building after a disaster. If you have an evacuation and re-entry plan, you can reduce downtime and more quickly re-activate your business. The ERP also confirms our IICRC certified SERVPRO team as your official emergency water and fire damage mitigation and restoration provider. Whether water, fire, mold, or a flood, you a better situated for any emergency.

The Emergency READY Profile Plan identifies the chain of command for us to get work authorization if anything were to happen. If we know whom to talk to, we can begin mitigation promptly. The ready profile also contains information such as the location of shut-off valves, electrical panels, and many other features. The packet also includes priority areas and priority contact information.

Filling out the ERP makes it simple for us to start work mitigating problems at your business shortly after a disaster happens speeding up the overall time the project takes to complete. Preparedness can make or break your business when things go wrong. For help getting your company prepared for an unwanted happenstance, call SERVPRO of Cheshire County at (603) 352-7251 seven days a week.

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Commercial Water Damage in Your Dublin Restaurant

4/25/2018 (Permalink)

For Commercial Water Extraction in Dublin, Contact SERVPRO

SERVPRO Strives to Extract Water and Mitigate Damages to Your Eatery

The plumbing system in your busy Dublin restaurant puts up with much use. When many people are filtering in and out of bathrooms all the time, it is essential that you keep up with plumbing repairs and maintenance. Not only can plumbing problems like sewer backups and broken pipes cause water damage to your building, but also inconveniences and potential health hazards for your customers and employees.
 
Therefore, it is a good idea to have the plumbing system for your business maintained and regularly inspected. When a disaster or just a leak does strike, you could have plenty of commercial water damage to your Dublin restaurant to clean up. You want to do this quickly so your restaurant can be back up and running quickly, and to reduce revenue loss. That is where our staff at SERVPRO can help.
 
We understand time is of the essence in these situations, so we do not waste any time getting to your building to help you. Once we have removed any standing water, something we need to pay particular attention to is the flooring. In the case of ceramic tile, the tiles and grout joints are water resistant when they are installed over plywood. However, any cracks make the tile and underlying subfloor vulnerable to water damage.
 
Many times, the tile is unaffected, but water can penetrate the grouting, which causes the subfloor to warp or expand. Because of this, the tiles break apart at the joints and come loose. The tiles have to be reinstalled once the subfloor is dried and restored or repaired. It might be necessary to dry the floor from the bottom or to drill holes into the floor so we can adequately monitor the drying process. To check for moisture under ceramic tiles, SERVPRO technicians use a non-penetrating meter.
 
SERVPRO of Cheshire County wants to get your eatery in Walpole, Fitzwilliam, or Swanzey open for business as quickly as possible, but we also take care to dry everything thoroughly that was affected in the water emergency. By dialing (603) 352-7251, you can be helped by professionals.

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Lingering Effects From A Small Fire In Your Jaffrey Bank

2/8/2018 (Permalink)

Don't Burn Up Your Bank Inventory in Jaffrey, Call SERVPRO for Fire Damage Cleanup and Restoration

Call SERVPRO for Fire Damage Restoration

Electrical fires can happen at a moment's notice and without giving off much of a warning. When it comes to professional establishments like the Jaffrey bank you manage, even a small electrical fire that sparks could lead to a high-stress situation. While your primary concerns rest with the sensitive information and money that you have on site, lingering effects from the fire can make it difficult for you to conduct routine business.  
 
When you are recovering from fire damage to your Jaffrey bank, getting things restored quickly is very critical to your overall business model. As a bank, you can always get assured that people are going to come into your establishment on a regular basis regardless if they have new business or not, but having your doors open is an overall statement of the dependability of your brand and convenience to your customers who bank regularly with you.  
 
While the extinguishing efforts were minuscule for a small electrical fire to your building, there are lingering effects which make it difficult for the employees and clients to want to be around. The odor is usually one of these lasting effects that make it hard to run a business, but SERVPRO has the tools and expertise to handle this symptom quickly and efficiently.  
 
With the use of a dense fogging machine, our SERVPRO technicians release a chemical compound onto the materials, surfaces, and air in the affected area where the fire occurred. The chemical itself is odorless, and when it interacts with noxious scent molecules present in the area, it neutralizes these molecules. Then a pleasant scent can be sprayed to enhance the ambiance and indoor air quality.

Smoke and soot damage might not be excessive in a localized electrical fire, but cleaning the area gives your building back its presentable appearance. Depending on the severity of the damages and its thickness, our technicians utilize scrubbers that run with a wet solution or dry to remove this film from the surfaces in the region of the fire.  
 
Your bank is a staple of the community that gets used every day that you are open, and it is because of this that you should seek out the professional assistance of our SERVPRO of Cheshire County team whenever you are facing an emergency situation like this. You can reach our certified restoration specialists anytime by calling (603) 352-7251.

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Commercial Water Damage in Your Coffee Shop Ceiling in Keene

1/16/2018 (Permalink)

SERVPRO has commercial grade equipment and training to properly remediate water damage found in your business.

Minimize Damages by Calling SERVPRO at the First Sign of Water Damage

If you are noticing ugly yellow stains on the ceiling in your Keene coffee shop, you are dealing with water damage. Not only are these stains an eyesore, but the discoloring means you have either interior or exterior leaking. It does not go away on its own and just grows worse if unattended. Some other signs include musty odors, peeling tape joints, and an increase in mold growth.

Somehow, water has made its way into your ceiling and caused commercial water damage in your Keene business. The likely cause is a pipe or roof leak. Either way, the help of professionals is needed to get to the bottom of the issue and clean up the mess. SERVPRO is the right company to call, as we not only have the right equipment and training, but we work quickly so your business can be in full operation again as soon as possible.

Our team first identifies where the water damage started in the first place and then work with professional utility companies and plumbers to ensure your building is secure against any more loss or damage. We remove any debris and hazards and then start removing the water from your commercial building.

Once SERVPRO staff have removed all the standing water, we start the structural drying process using the latest techniques and industrial equipment. As part of the cleanup process, we also use special treatments to stop the growth of mold on your property. If we find the mold to be already growing, we can clean up and remove the mess. Your property is also decontaminated to stop any more issues with mold, and we work alongside certified environmental hygienists to get tests and clearances, so you and your staff have peace of mind.

Once your building is dry and clean, we can start repairing the areas of your property which suffered the damage from the water leak. We work with your insurance company to determine whether sections of drywall, cabinetry, or flooring have to be removed and replaced, or if they can be restored.

SERVPRO of Cheshire County takes the job of restoring your business in Swanzey, Fitzwilliam, or Walpole seriously. We do not waste time in getting to your property after you call us at (603) 352-7251, so you do not sustain any more damage.

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How We Remove Water From Dublin Offices After Sprinklers Flood The Building

11/13/2017 (Permalink)

While sprinklers are an indispensable resource in your office's fight against future and potential fires, they can also cause significant damage.

Water Removal In Offices

While sprinklers are an indispensable resource in your office's fight against future and potential fires, they can also cause significant damage in their own right. Sprinklers can soak and flood an area or perhaps even the entire building, and may not halt their deluge even after the fire has been put out. Our water removal services for Dublin offices helps to both remove signs of damage from the building and keep sensitive items and documents safe. Here are a few steps we usually have to take to reverse damage from sprinklers in any commercial office.

Document And Item Recovery
Water removal for offices in Dublin typically involves the recovery and restoration of many varieties of items. Paper products, furniture, decorative features, and sensitive electronics are all common victims of water damage that require a professional touch to salvage. We combine the efforts of specialized contractors and our own well-trained and certified technicians to recover as much as possible and avoid costly replacements.

Water Extraction
In many cases, the sprinklers may continue to spill water for so long that we must bring in water extractors to pump out entire rooms or buildings at a time. Usually, we only need to use portable and lightweight extractors, but we also have access to bulkier truck-mounted variants if they are needed. Quick removal of standing water is essential to prevent mold damage from developing and to minimize direct impact from the water.

Complete Drying
To finish up our water removal efforts, we use air movers to accelerate natural air drying processes and whisk water droplets into the air. However, this also drastically raises relative humidity, so we use thermal and chemical dehumidifiers to collect moisture and transport it out of the building. Once this task is done, we can move on to damage restoration and repair efforts.

SERVPRO of Cheshire County is a locally owned franchise with national certifications and resources to provide your business with the best care possible after a disaster. Call us 24/7 at (603) 352-7251.

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Commercial Property Owners in Keene Turn to SERVPRO for Assistance with Fire Damage Restoration

8/8/2017 (Permalink)

Keene People and Places Trust SERVPRO for Fire Damage Restoration

SERVPRO Is Always Ready to Assist with Emergency Smoke & Fire Remediation Services in Keene

Our team is currently working on a job in Keene where a 4-alarm fire caused severe damage to two apartments above a well-established men’s clothing store. After Southwest N.H. and Mutual Aid firefighters successfully doused the flames, the owners of the structure, the Wichland Family called in SERVPRO.

After a thorough inspection of the Keene area property, we found extensive fire and smoke damage, as well as some water damage. One of the apartments required a complete demolition and reconstruction while the below unit had significant problems caused by water used to get the flames under control. Fortunately, the fire spared the men’s clothing store, which opened without incident the next day.

While our restoration of this property is still underway, SERVPRO would like to thank the Wichland Family for the opportunity to provide them with excellent services and reiterate our commitment to the ongoing project. We would also like to express a sincere thank you for the heartfelt letter placed in yesterday’s Keene Sentinel; we are honored to be among those chosen to respond to assist with your emergency.  Derek and Ryan Paul owners of SERVPRO are touched by the Wichland Family's published "Thanks to our Community" kudos.

Without the support of our customers, SERVPRO would not have the trust of the community. We intend on continuing to provide property owners with a variety of emergency response services that include fire, water, and storm damage, as well as mold remediation throughout the area. Our technicians make every effort to provide you with solutions to problems that develop on your residential or business property and put our IICRC-industry certification, equipment, and resources to the test every day.

With staff and crews available 24-hours a day, 7-days a week, we can quickly respond to many problems that affect members of our local community. We have technicians ready to handle any size job you have in mind while also having the ability to think outside of the norm to produce the quality results you deserve.

Contact SERVPRO of Cheshire County for assistance with emergency situations that occur on your property in Keene, Jaffrey and Rindge. You are not alone; we also live and work in this great community. We have quality professionals standing by ready to respond, immediately. (603) 352-7251

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Recurring Odor Issues After any Type of Commercial Fire Damage in Keene Hotels

7/31/2017 (Permalink)

Hotel rooms need to be free of unpleasant smells. If you have a fire or water damage event, contact SERVPRO to remove any lingering odors.

SERVPRO Technicians Focus on Remediating Fire Damage Including the Lingering Smell of Smoke

Hotel guests come from all different ethnic backgrounds and geographic locations and have specific reasons for traveling. Meeting hotel guests' needs and expectations include the normal situations as well as those that are highly unique. One that plagues hotel managers is complaints based on opinion, such as how a room smells.
 
Residents, tourists, and business executives who visit hotels in Keene can often detect smoke odors caused by past commercial fire damage. Any smoky-like odor can be highly disturbing to sensitive individuals. The root of an ongoing and steadily lingering odor can often be discovered quickly by SERVPRO professionals. Not all fire damage must be created by out-of-control blazes, and sometimes, guests fail to advise hotel staff of small fires that have happened. If a fire involved only removable items, the scent could still permeate walls, carpets, and draperies.
 
Depending on the odor's source, our technicians, relying on their IICRC training, can do one or more of several techniques that are long-lasting and quite effective. When carpeting is the source, injections into the carpet's pad with deodorizing liquid can be a highly effective solution. If fire damage has created a stench to envelop the walls, we can repaint them so they are resealed and fresh again. Draperies and upholstered items can be successfully cleaned at your hotel or our site, removing any unpleasant odors and imbued with a fresh scent again.
 
If guests complain to your staff about such situations, making sure that the problem is resolved can help prevent negative feedback posted online from adversely affecting future reservations. Showing a readiness, in addition to a willingness, to make things right for guests and to ensure their comfort can help your hotel's image. Guests in this type of situation are likely to be relieved that you are willing to do something, and possibly more prone to give your hotel and staff glowing feedback. Even if this is only on their social media profile, what they write can help many future guests decide to reserve a room at your hotel. This applies to fire damage-related issues and everything else that affects the quality of their experience.
 
SERVPRO of Cheshire County wants to help make your hotel as pleasant as it possibly can be for your hotel guests. If fire damage of any size has left behind unpleasant smells that are negatively affecting your guests, call us at (603) 352-7251. Our office is open 24/7, and we can help right away.

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Timely, Efficient Water Damage Restoration Services For Your Winchester Area Restaurant

6/20/2017 (Permalink)

Water damage in your restaurant's kitchen can definitely shut you down for a while. Call SERVPRO should you have a leak or other damage.

SERVPRO Technicians Take Pride in Quick and Thorough Water Damage Remediation at Your Business Location

A leaky roof, broken pipe, or malfunctioning appliances lead to dangerous situations that put your business at risk. Water can damage your merchandise, supplies, and equipment while also causing severe damage to your facility.
 
Significant commercial water damage can lead to closing your Winchester restaurant for good. At the very least, it causes a loss of revenue that most companies cannot do without these days. You need access to qualified professionals who are ready to provide you with the expert restoration services you deserve, a company that puts every effort into making damages on your property disappear, “Like it never even happened.”
 
SERVPRO technicians understand how unattended water damage continues to cause harm over time. Making it necessary to make quick, informed decisions, performing quality restoration services today, that saves you from significantly damaging problems, tomorrow. Remember, it takes as little as 48-hours for mold to enter the fray, creating changes to your indoor air quality and potential health risks for you and your customers.
 
At SERVPRO we take pride in our ability to erase the damage done by water, including damages caused by hidden problems. Our technicians put years of training, experience, and specialized equipment to work for you, ensuring the removal of all remaining moisture and a fast, effective drying process that you can count on to limit secondary damages that often develop over time.
 
SERVPRO teams work tirelessly to clean, deodorize, and repair every damaged item found on your property. Our experience gives us a unique perspective when it comes to cleaning delicate cooking utensils or high-dollar appliances. We also use an appropriate antimicrobial, antibacterial, or disinfectant to treat potential health risks, returning your property to a safe, healthy condition.  
 
By responding quickly, providing expertly trained technicians, and utilizing a variety of resources at our disposal, we deliver quality results for customers caught in terrible situations. Contact SERVPRO of Cheshire County to receive the services you deserve and get your business back up and running as soon as possible. (603) 352-7251

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Help to Make Cold & Flu Season: "Like it never even happened"!

1/27/2017 (Permalink)

A professional cleaning is a great way to help minimize the chance of illness at your commercial property this cold and flu season!

Has cold and flu season taken a toll on your office staff? SERVPRO of Cheshire County is here to help you make this year’s illness, “like it never even happened.” When your office needs go beyond the scope of your regular janitorial staff, you can call on SERVPRO for prompt service. We know that the key to a successful business begins with a happy and healthy staff so, whether it’s removing an odor problem or deep cleaning flooring or carpets, you can rely on us to make your workspace look its very best.  Using SERVPRO’s time-tested and industry-approved steps, along with our proprietary cleaning products and methods, we will strive to restore your business to a healthy working environment.


Additionally, ventilation systems are often the biggest culprit in poor indoor air quality. SERVPRO of Cheshire County professionals routinely inspect heating, ventilation and air conditioning units (HVAC) so, make it a priority to inspect the ductwork of your home or business this winter. If your HVAC has been operating for some time without attention, it could be circulating one or more of the following:



  • Dust

  • Pollen

  • Odors

  • Dirt and debris

  • Other contaminants


Our professionals will make recommendations about the best way to address any indoor air quality concerns. This can save you money and provide peace of mind on the health of you and your system. Call us today for a cleaning backed by state-of-the-art equipment, over 40 years of experience and professionals trained to the highest standards. All of us at SERVPRO of Cheshire County wish you a safe and healthy remainder of this cold and flu season.