Wildfire Safety Tips
Have fun while staying safe with these camp fire tips!
Nothing beats a fun day of camping coming to a close with sharing smores around a campfire. You want to make sure that your family, the people around you and the environment are being safe when having a campfire though. Follows these tips for keeping a campfire from getting out of control.
-Make sure you are at a camp site that allows campfires to be used.
-Make sure the area where you are lighting the fire is cleared of debris.
-Do not pull sticks out of the fire after putting them into it.
-Store your extra wood away from the lit fire.
-Be cautious when using lighter fluid.
-Keep a bucket of water and a shovel nearby in case of emergencies.
-Never leave a fire unattended.
In the United States nearly 9 out of every 10 wildfires are caused by people not practicing safety habits and being careful. Make sure you are being safe because (in the wise words of Smokey the Bear) “Only you can prevent wildfires”.
For more information, stay tuned to our upcoming blog posts!
What is Lurking in Your Ductwork?
Call our office today at (530)899-9141 to speak with a SERVPRO professional about our duct cleaning process!
With the colder months rapidly approaching our communities, you may start to notice the Christmas decorations, the jolly music playing, good cheer and the heat being turned up when visiting a local business.
As a business owner, you take great pride in creating the best experience possible for your clients and building a reputable experience. Likewise, you also take great care in making sure that your clients are being safe and are protected.
What about your ductwork?
It is recommended that air ducts should be cleaned by a professional every 3-5 years to make sure they are cleared of heavy dust and microbial growth.
Trust SERVPRO for all of your commercial duct cleaning needs during the holidays!
Give us a call today to find out what we can do for you.
SERVPRO - The Heroes of Catastrophe
The owner, William Jones, and one of our crew chiefs, Mariah, are out serving our community on a daily basis.
"It's a bird!"
"It's a plane!"
The professionals at SERVPRO of Chico/Lake Almanor, Yuba City/Marysville and Grass Valley/Loma Rica are out helping local businesses with COVID-19 decontamination services! We can guarantee that you, as a business owner, are in the best possible hands with the professionals working here at SERVPRO and you'll find a level of exceptional customer service and care that you won't find anywhere else.
SERVPRO uses the most updated technology and methods to ensure safety for you and your clients every time. We are here to help you, day or night.
Want to find out what SERVPRO can do for you? Give us a call today to speak with one of our professionals.
In Need of a Commercial Carpet Cleaning? No Problem!
Our quality work and customer service cannot be beat!
Is your business in need of a professional carpet cleaning before the holidays? Look no further!
As a local business, you want to make sure that your building is "dressed to impress" and keeps your customers coming back for more. SERVPRO can help you with that!
Not only does SERVPRO offer janitorial cleaning services that you won't be able to find elsewhere but we offer a fantastic carpet cleaning service that will leave your carpet looking cleaner than ever for the upcoming holidays.
Our professional carpet cleaners will inspect and determine the best possible way to get your carpet looking the very best it can for your clients.
Our customer service and craftsmanship speaks for itself -
""Excellent service, good price. Got grease out of carpet. Was 15 minutes early." - Doug (Chico)
"They are the ONLY carpet cleaning service we will use. Great job SERVPRO!" - C.N (Chico)
"William and his team are so great! Keep up the excellent work." - Stephen (Paradise)
Want a professional carpet cleaning that will last? Give us a call today to make an appointment!
SERVPRO Battles Storm Damage
Let our SERVPRO family be there for you after the storm.
Snow, ice storms, freezing rain, hail, lightning, flash-flooding, high winds, tornadoes and hurricane damage can be constant threats to our communities and our homes.
With the coming of the winter months, there are thoughts of heavy snow, bursting pipes, freezing temperatures and flooding that can cause major damage to your home or business without much warning. When this happens you need a friend you can trust to help you get your property back to what it was. You can find that friend in the professionals at SERVPRO!
Our main goal is to restore not just your home but your personal property, your peace of mind and your life. SERVPRO provides a quality of care with each customer that will make you feel like a part of the family.
We have assisted our communities for over 10 years and have become the most trusted restoration specialists in the area. Don't just take our word for it! Here are some testimonials from local customers who experienced storm damage and called upon SERVPRO for help -
"William and his team were great. You can't ask for better people." - Randy (Chester, CA).
"Your staff was really great and patient with us." - Linda (Oroville, CA)
"Thank you for everything you did for my family." - Barry (Live Oak, CA)
Let the professionals at SERVPRO be there for you every time.
SERVPRO - 10 Years of Water Damage Restoration Services
Thank you for allowing SERVPRO to serve you for over a decade!
SERVPRO of Chico/Lake Almanor, Grass Valley/Loma Rica and Yuba City/Marysville has provided 10 years of water damage restoration!
We have been so honored to be working with our community for 10 years in restoring homes, businesses and lives alike! Our customers are our world and we are so thankful to have been able to be there for all of them during the difficult times.
We look back fondly on this past decade and we are looking forward to the start of another one. It is thanks to our loyal customers that we have made it this far and to them we say thank you!
"William and his team are amazing! Thank you for such wonderful service!" - DeWayne (Sacramento, CA)
"They were a comfort at a time of stress. They showed up on time and really knew their stuff." - John (Chico, CA)
"The work was done accurately and on time by my standards. I would recommend you to everyone!" - Marcie (Oroville, CA)
How to Deal with a Fire in an Apartment Complex
Before a fire happens though make sure you have an Emergency Readiness Plan put together for you by our SERVPRO team
As a property manager you take on the responsibility of providing a safe, functional, and comfortable environment for your tenants and their families. The weight you hold on your shoulders is very great and our staff at SERVPRO thank you for your efforts in serving our community.
A big part of being a property manager is preventing a disaster from damaging the property. When there is a fire in an apartment it can result in damage to multiple units, damage to the tenants’ contents and damage to the land itself.
Taking special care of the property to ensure fire safety procedures such as installation of fire extinguishers, emergency shut offs and proper landscaping are huge when preventing a fire.
Should you experience a fire in one of your buildings or units what should you do from there?
Our professionals can provide a wide array of services to specifically cater to your needs.
Before a fire happens though make sure you have an Emergency Readiness Plan put together for you by our SERVPRO team. This is a free service which will provide your specific property with information on how to deal with several types of damages.
Call us today to make an appointment to get your free Emergency Readiness Plan!
Keeping a Fire Out of Your Restaurant
We can assist you with not only restoration services but board-up services, appliance cleaning, content cleaning, structure cleaning and duct cleaning
SERVPRO appreciates the hard work and excellent service that our local restaurants provide for this community. Serving in the food industry can be dangerous work with building maintenance, knife work, cooking and kitchen fires. Kitchen fires are a big safety concern and can stand between a restaurant staying open and a restaurant closing. Having a fire in your kitchen can be devastating, that’s why SERVPRO is here to help.
Here are a few ways to prevent a fire in your restaurant –
Perform standard maintenance routine and inspections on all of your electrical equipment.
By taking the time to thoroughly inspect all of your equipment you can prevent an electrical fire by happening while the equipment is in use by an employee. Make sure that you schedule your inspections and perform maintenance rapidly upon discovery of an issue.
Minimize the spread of grease.
The most common cause of a kitchen fire is the accumulation of grease. Make sure to complete cleanings of your kitchen and the equipment daily to ensure that grease does not build up and cause a fire while cooking.
Clean the exhaust hood.
The exhaust hood over a stove can become clogged with grease, dust and soot from the smoke which can result in a fire. Make sure to perform a thorough cleaning of this on a routine basis to prevent damage.
In the event you do have a kitchen fire what should you do?
Call your friends here at SERVPRO! We can assist you with not only restoration services but board-up services, appliance cleaning, content cleaning, structure cleaning and duct cleaning to cater to your specific needs.
Give us a call today to find out what we can do for you to save your business after a fire.
SERVPRO Heroes Can Save Your Business
Don’t stay closed – call SERVPRO!
Having a water damage affect your business can be detrimental to not only the building but to your business as well. Most businesses after having a disaster occur do not reopen as a result.
Don’t stay closed – call SERVPRO!
SERVPRO has been saving businesses since 2010 and has been supporting local business owners during even the largest disasters.
Here at SERVPRO, we believe in being as ready as possible for any and all emergencies which is why we offer FREE Emergency Ready plans to all local businesses. This emergency plan is specifically designed for your business and will help you get through any and all situations before calling SERVPRO!
If you are a local business owner and would like more information on how you can protect your business, staff and customers give us a call at (530)899-9141.
Restoring Your Contents After a Fire
SERVPRO is available for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year!
The feeling of loss after having a fire in your home cannot be put into words. SERVPRO is here to support you and be here for you every step of the way.
Having a fire damage, no matter how large or small, can be extremely devastating especially if it affected your contents. You can be sure that by trusting SERVPRO to help you restore your home and your belongings that you will find that peace of mind again.
So what happens next?
After contacting your friends here at SERVPRO, we will complete an inspection of your home to determine what services may be needed for your specific damage to make sure you get the best service and best outcome possible. After this inspection has been completed, our staff get to work!
The contents in your home need special care and attention that only SERVPRO staff are able to provide. We determine what type of cleaning will be best suited for your contents based off of the type of fire that was present. We follow the following guidelines for cleaning –
Dry Cleaning - Used for cleaning light residues or to pre-clean prior to wet cleaning.
Wet Cleaning - An effective cleaning method for removing moderate to heavy residues.
Spray and Wipe -Effective for items that can’t withstand wet cleaning.
Foam Cleaning - Used for upholstery fabrics that might shrink or bleed if wet cleaned.
Abrasive Cleaning - Involves agitation of the surface being cleaned.
Immersion Cleaning - Contents are dipped into a bath of the cleaning product.
By following our cleaning systems, are staff are able to restore your contents back to their preloss state.
Don’t feel lost after a fire. SERVPRO is always here to help.
Give us a call today at (530)899-9141.