Recent Water Damage Posts

SERVPRO of Carbon County and Pocono Pines are trained to handle any water damage!

7/1/2021 (Permalink)

If you are experiencing water damage you will want to take immediate action. This is why we have emergencies. 

Our job is to make it as painless as possible. We can assist you from the minute you call us. We can work with your insurance and help make the process easy. 

Our SERVPRO team will ask the following questions:

  • Your name and contact information.
  • Your insurance (if you are filing a claim).
  • The street address with water damage. 
  • When did the water damage occur? 
  • What was the cause of the water damage? 
  • Was the cause of the damage fixed?

By answering these questions will help us determine what is needed to make your house or business look “Like it never even happened.” 

Call SERVPRO of Carbon County and Pocono Pines a call at 570-732-9191!

Got Water? SERVPRO of Carbon County and Pocono Pines can help!

6/21/2021 (Permalink)

Water damage is common. When water damage occurs, you will need to act fast. Water can damage your home. Water is present in a home, the source of the water needs to be identified. There are different types of water sources that can cause water damage. 

Some common types of water sources are the following: 

  • Flooding and storm damage 
  • Leaking appliances 
  • Overflowing toilets, bathtubs and sinks
  • Flooded basements 
  • Tornadoes and thunderstorms
  • Hurricanes and tropical storms
  • Sewage backups 
  • Flooding from firefighting efforts

SERVPRO of Carbon County and Pocono Pines can handle all types of water damage. We have specialized equipment to thoroughly dry the affected area. From air movers to dehumidifiers, we can handle any water damage. We monitor the water with moisture meters to ensure the water is properly removed. 

Water Damage

4/14/2021 (Permalink)

House with water damage In the photo, you will see a water damaged home and how we removed drywall, baseboard and perforate the wall to vent!

When water damage occurs in your home or business, avoid the frustration and potential risk of handling clean up yourself. We will respond quickly with the right equipment to dry and protect your property. When water damage occurs the wrong response can cost you plenty. Why call us? We understand emergencies happen at inconvenient times, which is why we have 24-hour emergency services available! We are faster to any-sized disaster! SERVPRO of Carbon County & Pocono Pines can help you with your emergency!

Have you ever wondered how we handle frozen pipes that burst and flood your home? We remove affected drywall, baseboard and perforate the wall to properly vent the wall, as shown in the photo. 

Call SERVPRO of Carbon County & Pocono Pines today at 570-732-9191 ! We are here to help!

What is the process for water damage?

3/19/2021 (Permalink)

A dehumidifier in a basement. This is a dehumidifier we used in a basement to remove moisture from the air.

We follow a six (6) step process to ensure your house or business is restored to preloss condition.

Step 1: Who are you going to call? SERVPRO of Carbon County & Pocono Pines! Time is of the essence when water hits. SERVPRO of Carbon County & Pocono Pines has twenty-four (24) hour service. We will ask questions about the damage to ensure our production manages bring the needed equipment onsite. 

Step 2: Inspecting and addressing the water damage. During the inspection, our professionals will identify the source, identify the type of water, survey the extent of the water damage and inspect the rest of the area. 

Step 3: Our team will remove/extract water. We can handle any job. In some cases, we can conduct an organized, efficient move-out to protect your belongings from further damage. 

Step 4: We will dry your house or business with our equipment. In addition, we will monitor the floors and walls to ensure the water issue is resolved. 

Step 5: Cleaning and sanitizing. 

This step includes:

-Content Restoration: We can salvage your personal belongings that may have been damaged. 

-Odor Removal and Deodorization: Our team is trained and has the equipment to remove tough smells. 

-Sanitizing Treatments:Our cleaning services go beyond standard janitorial cleaning. 

-Disposal: We will remove and dispose of damaged items. 

Step 6: The most important step...Restoration! Our team is trained to restore your home or business to look “Like it never even happened.”  

Call us today at 570-732-9191!