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SERVPRO Provides Businesses in the Bentonville Area with Fast, Professional Water Removal Services

4/15/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial SERVPRO Provides Businesses in the Bentonville Area with Fast, Professional Water Removal Services Vehicles from SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties Arriving for Another Water Damage Cleanup and Restoration Project

Restoring Commercial Water Damage in Bentonville with a Minimum Loss of Revenue

An in-house water emergency needs rectifying as soon as possible. Moisture naturally migrates from wet to dry meaning that the initial source of the leak can quickly become more severe by entering cavities, crawlspaces or subfloor. The time-frame for restoration works like this are more acute for commercial properties given that events can lead to a temporary closure. A closing can lead to loss of revenues as well as impacting the reputation of customer-facing industries like hotels, bars or restaurants.

The core principle when performing restoration of commercial water damage in Bentonville is to dry the property. Although, some staining should be remediated while fabrics are still wet to ensure the best results. SERVPRO technicians are methodical in deciding the best course of action before work begins. We achieve this by investing in training and qualifications for our locally sourced technicians.

We believe that communication is essential. Many commercial properties have existed for decades and have an unusual architectural design or pre-existing issues. Our teams are led by a project manager for large-scale tasks who can communicate with you directly throughout the service. Keeping an open dialogue has helped us to work efficiently, mitigating damages and minimizing the risk of secondary issues.

For smaller spillage resulting in water damages, we can quickly begin to eliminate any pooling water even as we inspect affected areas. For an incident in a public restroom, rapid water removal can prevent damage to tile flooring and sink vanities. Opening up amenities to customers is crucial to maintaining a professional and organized experience.

Getting a business ready for customers to return is also about controlling odor. Water, mainly if left overnight, can stagnate or loosen pre-existing soiling causing an unpleasant smell.
In most cases, drying a property causes odors to dissipate and become no longer noticeable. If this is not the case, we can remedy this by applying surface cleansers with deodorant properties that help to neutralize odor particles at the source. We can also utilize a ULV ultra-light fogging technique to alter offensive smelling molecules chemically.

Our services are geared toward getting your business back to its best as soon as possible. Contact SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties at (479) 888-4521.

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Read This to Change How You Perceive Water Damage Remediation in Rogers

4/14/2019 (Permalink)

Water Damage Read This to Change How You Perceive Water Damage Remediation in Rogers For water damage resulting from an overflowing sink, you need quick action. Team SERVPRO is available 24/7 for emergency calls.

Steps That Reduce the Impact of Water Damage in Rogers

Water loss incidents happen fast and leave a wide range of damages in the affected property. If a sink in a room upstairs overflows when no one is around to turn off the water, it can leave large swathes of the house wet. Even clean water soils property by spreading debris such as dust. It can also cause stains by causing bleeding of dyes in fabrics such as draperies. Proper cleanup and drying are necessary after such an incident affects your Rogers homes.

Removing any pools is the priority after water damage in Rogers since the longer the water sits, the higher the rate of migration. Gravity accelerates water migration rate, so a spill in upper floors affects large areas if extraction is not carried out fast. Our SERVPRO technicians tackle this problem using high capacity equipment such as truck-mounted water extractors. We also have different extraction wands for use in carpeted areas and other surfaces such as wooden expediting the process.

Removing pools of standing water is a significant step forward, but it does not complete the task since moisture is likely to remain in building materials and contents. Evaluating which areas are wet is necessary to allow proper drying measures. Our SERVPRO technicians use moisture sensors to check which materials are wet. In case we suspect wetness in areas concealed by walls or other structures, we use thermal cameras, which eliminate the need to open up walls. Depending on the levels of moisture found, our SERVPRO technicians can take different approaches including using air movers and dehumidifiers to dry areas affected by the incident "Like it never even happened."

Different types of soiling require different approaches when cleaning to achieve positive results. Water spills mostly involve clean or gray water, so stains and debris dispersal are the primary forms of soiling. Our SERVPRO technicians identify the staining to determine the best removal option. In a case of rust stains, we avoid chlorine-based products during removal because they set such stains. Our water extractors also have heating capabilities, which we use to improve the outcome of restorative cleaning.

For all incidents involving water, call SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties to help restore your property to the preloss state. You can reach us at (479) 787-7377 any time. We're Faster To Any Size Disaster.

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We Can Restore Your Fire Damaged Property In Bentonville

3/27/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial We Can Restore Your Fire Damaged Property In Bentonville Call us at (479) 787-7377 to get skilled technicians and supportive equipment on the scene.

Fast Fire Damage Remediation Gets Your Tenants Back Home In Bentonville

Landlords have a heightened responsibility when a rental property suffers from the aftermath of a fire in Bentonville. Residential multi-family rental units affected by fire can put many of your renters out on the street if a speedy response is not arranged. Our reliable disaster restoration teams clean up fast after a fire, often using containment methods that permit your tenants to stay on the premises during the restoration project.

Apartment fire damage in Bentonville needs the steady, skilled, and experienced guidance of our seasoned crew leaders and work crews to overcome the aftermath. We can scale our response to the magnitude of damage done to your rental units. Our crew members hold multiple certifications from the IICRC to manage the many tasks needed to clean up the debris, manage charring to structural components, remove soot, and eliminate lingering odors.

The first job of the project focuses on water removal and structural drying. Water from sprinkler systems and firefighting efforts save the apartment building but require immediate remediation to prevent slip and fall risk and the possibility of electric shock. Unremediated water damage also exposes your rental units to the potential for mold growth.

SERVPRO crews then move space to space to clean up debris and address soot residues. We match the types of soot found with the appropriate tools and products. Ashy soot brushes off with dry sponges and vacuums up. Protein-based soot from a kitchen fire needs a solvent-based cleaner and a more aggressive scrubbing with abrasive tools.

Fires that consumed fabrics, damp materials, or started because of an electrical malfunction lay down thick and sticky soot. SERVPRO uses cleaners with wetting agents and surfactants that loosen this soot so that it can wipe away. As we complete each stage, our crews can add negative pressure air scrubbing machinery that traps airborne soot and the smells it carries while limited drift of fire residues to unaffected areas.

Persistent odors neutralize when we employ state of the art technology like thermal foggers or ozone or hydroxyl generators. SERVPRO deodorization technicians work tirelessly until the unpleasant smells exit. This is a crucial step for current tenant enjoyment of the premises and for future renters as well.

SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties brings fast and highly qualified help to the landlords in the communities we serve. Call us at (479) 787-7377 to get skilled technicians and supportive equipment on the scene.

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How Safe is Your Bella Vista Home After a Flood?

3/22/2019 (Permalink)

Storm Damage How Safe is Your Bella Vista Home After a Flood? Our technicians are trained to take care of all of your personal contents & furniture and restore them from flood damage.

SERVPRO Provides Flood Damage Restoration Services to Bella Vista Homes

While there are many pressing concerns in your Bella Vista home after an emergency like a flood, homeowners should get cautioned about assessing these potential damages and threats on their own. Without credible information to determine the structural integrity of affected and exposed materials, flooring, and walls, unskilled and unprepared individuals could end up injured. Our professionals work to assess the damage quickly and thoroughly in your home to ensure that work can get started immediately to return it to preloss conditions.

Regardless of how the flood damage occurred and the type of floodwater that you have throughout your Bella Vista home, numerous steps must be taken to return your property to its original state. From the time that our SERVPRO professionals first arrive at your home, we bring out containment and extraction machines to prevent the spread of the floodwater from getting any worse. With saturation occurring almost immediately with porous materials like drywall, many of these exposed areas can become structurally compromised after only a brief period.

Personal protective equipment can help our SERVPRO professionals safely evaluate the damage throughout your property. We also cautiously inspect compromised structural elements to determine which, if any, require replacement during the restoration of your flood-damaged home. Our respirators have replaceable cartridges that can keep our team continually protected from potential airborne contaminants, mold spores, and other debris or particulates.

Contaminants are a potential threat as well after flooding, regardless of how this flooding might have occurred. At a minimum, our professional cleaning must occur throughout affected areas before you can safely return to your property and assess the progress of our technicians. If materials become too saturated or too exposed to potential bacteria and contamination, our team can remove the damaged portions to make reconstruction by a residential contractor faster and more cost-effective.

While there could be many steps to restoring your home after a flood, you have to first appreciate that the cleaning and attention your property needs is not something you can do on your own. Our SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties rapid response team is available 24/7 by calling (479) 787-7377.

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Stormy Days and Nights Can Cause Flood Damage to Your Rogers Home

3/20/2019 (Permalink)

Why SERVPRO Stormy Days and Nights Can Cause Flood Damage to Your Rogers Home If your home experiences flood damage of any size after a storm, call SERVPRO to extract the water and restore your home.

Professional and Thorough Flood Damage Restoration Services

Weather comes with many surprises and not all bring pleasant clear blue skies to Rogers. Some can create beautiful days that turn stormy and full of lightning strikes, raining down on our heads. Hail can happen, also, and destroy or damage anything fragile hit by any of the ice hurling toward the ground.

Property owners in Rogers can find their residence with flood damage during one of these storms and in need of professionals who can skillfully remediate the damaged areas. At SERVPRO, we have the tools and equipment required, ensuring that no job is too complicated nor too mundane for us. Even slight flooding needs proper care to prevent further problems from developing.

When basements or crawl spaces flood, pump trucks effortlessly remove the excess water. As we reduce the amount of water in your home, we begin cleaning and sanitizing the surfaces of all loose items. We also take bedding and other textiles outdoors to air out from any encased moisture due to elevated humidity levels.

Once water extraction efforts are complete, we can then begin working on preventing problems involving microbial growth. Mold starts to grow in high-moisture areas in a short time – 48 to 72 hours can show significant spikes in mold populations in an enclosed area. Application of a growth inhibitor can save your property from this secondary kind of damage. This inhibitor is highly effective but also safe, once dry, around children and pets, so there is no reason to worry.

Other microscopic particulates produced when flood damage occurs within a home can cause problematic odors. These odors can linger and become more pronounced during elevated temperatures. Our Odor Control Technician (OCT) is highly skilled in the latest techniques that eliminate odors instead of masking them. Eliminating these smells prevents them from recurring.

SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties wants to assist our local families whenever there is a problem with flood damage involving their home. Keeping family homes intact and safe keeps our community vibrant and healthy. Our customers are our neighbors and highly valuable to us as individuals and as a company. We can be reached at any time, day or night, every day of the year. Contact us at (479) 787-7377 for assistance with any catastrophe.

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Mold Remediation Services Available Throughout the Bentonville Area

3/20/2019 (Permalink)

Why SERVPRO Mold Remediation Services Available Throughout the Bentonville Area Wherever it is hiding, mold will be found by our trained technicians. Contact us before a small patch turns into a full blown infestation.

Professional Tools Can Get the Mold Problem in Your Home Under Control Fast

Everyone already understands that mold can cause severe problems in your home. We also understand that your indoor living environment, your belongings, and the health of your family are at risk when you choose to ignore mold problems developing in your home. 
Getting professional help to address mold damage conditions on your Bentonville area property can make your recovery faster and help you protect your family, better. Most companies also help you communicate problems to your insurance company, giving you access to more solutions and better quality support. Even if you think you can handle your mold problems alone, having a professional take a look does not hurt. 
SERVPRO follows EPA mold remediation guidelines to remediate mold issues, helping you clean and dry, materials, items, and surfaces within 48-hours that reduce your family's exposure to harmful bacteria and germs. These guidelines provide technicians standards and procedures to follow that promote providing practical answers to mold remediation projects, both big and small. 
SERVPRO technicians make each job as clean, healthy, and safe as possible, protecting customers and workers from exposure. Maintaining this type of environment prevents disturbing mold during cleanup, spreading contamination to additional areas of your building and reduces possible health and safety issues throughout the entire remediation process. 
Your SERVPRO team uses a variety of control and containment procedures to keep mold exposure found in your home under control. Negative-airflow machines, moisture detectors, and advanced cleaning methods all work together to provide you with the quality solutions you deserve.  
None of this could be possible without locating and repairing the source of contamination, first. We provide you with a full-service solution to mold, water, and repairs necessary to return your home to a quality pre-damage condition. Getting mold growth in your home under control means helping you understand how these issues begin and showing you how to prevent similar problems in the future. 
Contact SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties to obtain professional mold remediation services in your home, today. Never accept anything other than quality, precision work when it comes to maintaining a healthy home. (479) 787-7377 

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If Mold Has Taken Over Your Apartment In Bentonville, Call Our Professionals!

3/14/2019 (Permalink)

Why SERVPRO If Mold Has Taken Over Your Apartment In Bentonville, Call Our Professionals! “Like it never even happened.”

Highly Trained Mold Remediators For Your Bentonville Apartment

There is a considerable volume of misinformation about threats like mold growth on the internet, so when this situation arises in your Bentonville apartment, you can become misled into what must happen to restore it. There are many so-called “mold removal” strategies that can get found with search engine queries, but with thousands of species of mold that could affect your home, the elimination of active colonies is not a universal approach that works for every situation. You need professionals with extensive training and years of expertise in mold remediation to restore your apartment.

The discovery of mold damage in your Bentonville residence can be alarming, but with the right response from trained professionals like ours, it is not a situation that has to get out of control. Our SERVPRO professionals keep a production truck stocked with remediation equipment, drying tools, and other gear necessary to not only remove the active colonization in your apartment but to also to prepare the affected areas for restoration and necessary rebuilding.

Our commitment to your property begins with the extensive training that our professionals undertake to obtain their IICRC certifications as mold remediation technicians AMRT. In addition to their training to obtain this reputable accreditation for the industry, our team members also continually undertake educational opportunities in the field to remain knowledgeable of the changing patterns in remediation and its equipment to provide effective and efficient service to every customer.

We work to not only remove the active colonization from your apartment, but also to work to determine the cause of the damage to prevent the situation from reoccurring in the immediate future. We can suggest to our customers the repairs or changes needed to reduce moisture levels in your apartment or encourage the continued use of an installed dehumidification machine to regulate humidity.

While the internet might be full of “mold removal” strategies, our SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties remediation technicians have real knowledge and experience to handle these damages as they occur. Give us a call anytime at (479) 787-7377.

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When Your Bella Vista Home Is Damaged After A Fire, We Are Here To Help!

2/25/2019 (Permalink)

Fire Damage When Your Bella Vista Home Is Damaged After A Fire, We Are Here To Help! We respond twenty-four hours a day at (479) 787-7377.

Bring The Beauty Back To Your Bella Vista Home After Fire

The aftermath of a blaze in your Bella Vista home can feel devastating. Wading through the water that stopped the flames, surveying the black soot coating every surface, and taking in the tarnished and discolored possessions collected over a lifetime create a feeling of despair. A homeowner has no idea where to focus efforts even to start the cleanup process. Our highly-qualified team of disaster restoration technicians is ready to take the reins, heading toward recovery.

Transforming fire damage in Bella Vista back to preloss condition is a multi-step set of tasks. Intensive training in the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) international best practices form the knowledge base for our employees. On the job, experience sharpens our technicians’ abilities and provides a context for the concern and compassion we bring to every job. We built a business that considers helping our neighbors to cope and thrive after a fire an honor and as well as a responsibility.

At your home, the SERVPRO team assesses and prioritizes tasks. Water and substantial debris removal proceeds, followed by soot and charring cleanup of every surface. We match tools, techniques, and products to the variety of soots we see in your home, often changing approaches room to room dependent on the fuel consumed by the fire and the types of surfaces affected.

Our off-site production technicians employ specific strategies to restore items you believed lost back to function and appearance. Engaging SERVPRO services save our customers’ memories, as well as time, worry, and money. We work with your insurance company throughout the process to document your claim, minimizing your out of pocket expenses.

All aspects of fire damage receive attention from our SERVPRO crews, including lingering odors that would only serve to remind you and your family of the fire even if your home looks “Like it never even happened.” We work through methods to eliminate odors, cleaning, removing charred debris, and finally using technologically advanced equipment like thermal foggers and ozone or hydroxyl generators to neutralize odor-bearing particles at the molecular level.

Rely on SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties to restore your home to beauty and comfort after a fire crisis. We respond twenty-four hours a day at (479) 787-7377.

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A Flood Can Spell Big Trouble For Bentonville Cultural Landmarks

2/19/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial A Flood Can Spell Big Trouble For Bentonville Cultural Landmarks Call us at (479) 787-7377 to plan for commercial flood damage remediation.

Help Preserve Treasures After Flood Damage To Bentonville Cultural Landmarks

Residents and visitors to Bentonville appreciate the many opportunities to enjoy business, art, and science exhibits and restored historical landmarks in our city. If one of these locations suffers water and other damage from flooding we do not want the only thing left of these cultural treasures to be memories. Our team of professional flood mitigation experts is ready year-round, 24 hours a day to clean up and restore affected properties.

Flood damage in Bentonville can follow an extreme weather event in the city or on the Ozarks Plateau surrounding our valley. Heavy rains can cause flash flooding that seeps into the foundation or even rushes through doors of a local museum or historical residence or building open to the public. Fast action is needed by our professional flood remediation teams to address the potential damage done to the structure and the important artifacts it holds.

The SERVPRO team is Faster to Any Size Disaster. We are knowledgeable about large losses and have access to a nationwide network of other flood restoration professionals and their equipment if needed. We are sensitive to pressure to get a cultural center back up and running as soon as possible for individuals from near and far who planned visits and for community members who value their history and might be employed at or in a business dependent on the damaged space.

Our vehicles arrive with commercial-sized pumps and high-efficiency water extractors onboard. IICRC trained technicians rapidly pump and extract the flood waters, assessing the liquid for contamination and disposing of it according to local regulation. Our technicians use sensitive probes to measure the moisture levels in structural components and thermal scanning devices to discover any hidden water trapped in cavities. SERVPRO eliminates all the liquid water possible before setting up a configuration of air movers, heaters, and dehumidifiers to dry out the attraction.

Because of the fragility of the exhibits, period furnishings, documents, and equipment found in a museum or historic building SERVPRO often recommends a pack-out of contents. We inventory and track the items using our Contents Claim Inventory Service (CCIS), barcoding and photographing articles to keep things straight. Production technicians use advanced techniques to restore flood-damaged artifacts such as freeze drying or heated small chambers to focus the effects of air movers and dehumidifiers.

SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties is a member of the community, valuing the offerings of local businesses, museums, and historic homes. We take the restoration and preservation of these local icons seriously. Call us at (479) 787-7377 to plan for commercial flood damage remediation.

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Time Is Running Out! Contact Team SERVPRO to Remediate Your Rogers Fire Damaged Home

2/17/2019 (Permalink)

Fire Damage Time Is Running Out! Contact Team SERVPRO to Remediate Your Rogers Fire Damaged Home Fire often brings soot, smoke, and water damage to your home. Our team is available 24/7 365 days a year to take your call.

Specialized Fire Damage Restoration Procedures Needed In Rogers

When a fire rages through areas of your Rogers home dozens of unique cleaning and restoration problems present themselves. Once the firefighters extinguish the flames, you face smoke, soot, and charring in every direction. The magnitude of the fire remediation and structural restoration can be paralyzing for a homeowner. Our trained and experienced fire remediation crew quickly begin the work of clearing the residues and restoring the structure once on site.

Water and fire extinguisher residues are the first lines of fire damage in your Rogers home needing attention. The amount of water used to knock out the fire can be significant. It must be removed and the affected areas dried because of safety issues and the risk of secondary damage. Slip and fall concerns, electric shock possibilities, and the likelihood of microbial growth drive water remediation to the top of the restoration agenda.

After the water damage is resolved, SERVPRO turns to an assessment of the harm done by the heat and flames. Fire damage can vary room to room in your Rogers home. The consistency of the soot and other residues coating surfaces is dependent upon the fuel the fire burned as it moved through different spaces. Our trained technicians identify the types of soot and match cleaning techniques and products for the best results.

Paper and wood create lighter, ashy debris. Vacuums and brushes work well to clear this dusty soiling, and SERVPRO equipment has HEPA filters to make sure the cleanup does not send the ash back into the air. The protein and grease soot typical in a kitchen fire is unpleasantly strong smelling, covering surfaces in a thin but varnish-like film, difficult to dislodge. Agitation and solvents can help dislodge the coating. Soot caused by the smoldering of fabrics and electrical cords disperses a thick and sticky layer that needs cleaners with wetting agents and surfactants to loosen.

After the visible soot is cleared away, a home recovering from fire damage often needs professional deodorization. SERVPRO odor elimination experts follow a multistep process to rid your house of lingering smells. If thorough cleaning does not do the trick, we consider the use of advanced technology like thermal foggers and hydroxyl generators to alter the odor bearing particles at the molecular level.

SERVPRO of Benton / Carroll Counties offers fire victims the trained technicians and equipment needed to address all aspects of fire damage remediation. We answer our phones at (479) 787-7377 round the clock every day of the year.

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