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Mold remediation in town

12/5/2022 (Permalink)

Mold removal Mold remediation in town.

Mold remediation job in town. Did you know? Stachybotrys chartarum is the type of mold often called “black mold” or “toxic mold”. Sensational news reports warn about the dangers of black mold and these stories can be alarming and confusing. Any mold in your home should be treated with caution. Stay out of affected areas and don’t touch or disturb the mold.

How Do I Tell If It’s Black Mold?

Since many types of mold can produce allergens and irritants, you should contact a qualified mold remediation company regardless of the color or type of mold. In many instances, multiple types of mold can exist in the same house or structure. If you suspect that you have a mold problem, contact SERVPRO of NW Bakersfield professionals immediately.


Clean up in town

12/5/2022 (Permalink)

Clean up Clean up of debris and insulation.

The cleanup and restoration begins with a phone call. When you are dealing with water damage, immediate action is crucial. A delay of just a few hours can greatly increase the severity of damage.

A water damage event can be traumatic and when you call, we understand you may be feeling confused, stressed, and vulnerable. You need an expert to guide you through this crisis. Our specialist will lead you through a series of questions to better understand your needs.

What to Expect
When you call, a customer care specialist will ask several questions regarding your water damage emergency. Armed with the details of your water event, we’ll dispatch a team to respond immediately. We are open 24 hours a day 7 days a week including all holidays. Call SERVPRO of SERVPRO Of NW Bakersfield.

Commercial water loss in Bakersfield

12/5/2022 (Permalink)

Commercial water damage Commercial water damage in town.

Water damage to your industrial or commercial property can be particularly devastating. Not only is there the damage itself that needs repaired quickly, but there’s the disruption of your service to customers and employees, as well as the negative effect on revenue.

Our SERVPRO professionals are prepared to evaluate your water-damaged property. We want to help you understand the severity of the water damage to your commercial property so that you’re able to make the best decisions on moving forward with the restoration process. Whether you’re dealing with minor water damage to your commercial property or a large-loss event, we can develop a restoration plan to help ensure your property is clean, dry and restored to its pre-damaged condition. Call SERVPRO Of NW Bakersfield. 

Water damage clean up in Bakersfield, CA

11/3/2022 (Permalink)

Water damage clean up Cleaned up debris, drywall and wet insulation from a water damage job.

The cleanup and restoration begins with a phone call. When you are dealing with water damage, immediate action is crucial. A delay of just a few hours can greatly increase the severity of damage.

A water damage event can be traumatic and when you call, we understand you may be feeling confused, stressed, and vulnerable. You need an expert to guide you through this crisis. Our specialist will lead you through a series of questions to better understand your needs.

What to Expect
When you call, a customer care specialist will ask several questions regarding your water damage emergency. Armed with the details of your water event, we’ll dispatch a team to respond immediately.

Our SERVPRO specialist will ask several questions:

Your name and contact information
Your insurance information (if applicable)
The street address of the water-damaged home or business
When did the flooding or water damage occur?
What caused the water damage (if known)?
Is there electricity available (on-site)?
Give SERVPRO Of NW Bakersfield a call for any emergency services you may have.

Storm damage in California

4/4/2022 (Permalink)

Storm damage Storm damage to the customer's ceiling.

This was a storm water loss. The roof was affected by the storm and heavy rains. SERVPRO Of NW Bakersfield was called out to help with the customers ceiling which collapsed due to the water from the rain and went through the roof as well. 

SERVPRO specializes in restoring contents damaged by storms and other water damage events. We utilize several methods of cleaning your contents, including:

  • Dry Cleaning - Used for cleaning light residues or to pre-clean prior to cleaning.
  • Wet Cleaning - An effective cleaning method for removing moderate to heavy residues.
  • Spray and Wipe -Effective for items that can’t withstand cleaning.
  • Foam Cleaning - Used for upholstery fabrics that might shrink or bleed if cleaned.
  • Abrasive Cleaning - Involves agitation of the surface being cleaned.
  • Immersion Cleaning - Contents are dipped into a bath of the cleaning product.

Fire damage in Bakersfield, CA

3/15/2022 (Permalink)

Fire damage Fire damage in town.

This was a residential fire damage job in town that SERVPRO Of NW Bakersfield was called out to help clean up. You may ask yourself, What is the first thing I should do after a fire? Experiencing a fire to your home or business can be traumatic and stressful, and knowing what to do after a fire can seem overwhelming. First, contact your insurance company for immediate assistance, and guidance to know if your claim will be covered or not then you can contact SERVPRO for emergency services. Try to locate any necessary documents you’ll need, like a driver’s license and other records, but don’t enter the structure unless the fire department has deemed it safe for you to do so, first. Try not to touch anything until SERVPRO gets there unless you have to then please wear gloves so you don't get soot on your fingers hands then touch something else and spread it on something that's not even affected or on your own clothes. Also always wear a mask in the affected area. SERVPRO will suit up and take all protocols seriously.   

Storm Damage in Bakersfield, CA

2/16/2022 (Permalink)

SERVPRO employee taking moisture reading on walls of a home Water damage to ceiling due to storm damage.

What is classed as storm damage? Buildings insurance policies usually cover financial loss caused by storm damage. There are occasions where rain, hail, or snowfall by itself can constitute storm. Any extreme form of bad weather has the potential to cause damage to a property. In this case it was a storm which caused water damage to roof and ceiling in our customer's living room. Something to keep in mind is make sure to look out for windows and doors to see if they are sealed good since they are vulnerable to strong winds and flying debris. Examine all of your windows and doors from both sides. Look for cracks, holes, broken panes and any frame damage. If you have shutters, awnings or window caps or cladding, give these all a once-over, too. Nevertheless call SERVPRO Of NW Bakersfield if you have storm or wind damage.  

Commercial fire damage in town

2/9/2022 (Permalink)

Commercial Fire Damage Commercial fire damage in Bakersfield, CA.

What are the effects of fire damage?

Fire damage not only destroys the structure and assets of a building/business but the subsequent smoke damages and soot affects office equipment, documents, upholstery, carpet, and more. Fire sprinklers can also cause water damage to property, adding to the devastation and need for repair. Together, fire and water damage can cause a cascade of issues that need to be professionally addressed by a disaster recovery and restoration company. Don't worry SERVPRO Of NW Bakersfield is here to help.

The aftermath of a fire is an overwhelming time for business owners. Some owners may face cash-flow problems, rebuilding and construction issues, and extremely difficult decisions as they are waiting for their insurance company to let them know if the claim will be covered or not. However, SERVPRO will work with your insurance company or you if you need to pay out of pocket. 

Mold remediation in Bakersfield

2/3/2022 (Permalink)

Mold Remediation During mold remediation.

Why choose SERVPRO?

SERVPRO HQ has a team of dynamic marketing professionals who focus on national account relationships, keeping communication flowing between local SERVPRO professionals and insurance companies. SERVPRO also has specialized training and promotes adherence to IICRC Standards, so you can expect professional cleaning and restoration services from us. We are always available for you day or night including all holidays. We are just a phone call away and located in Bakersfield California. Need any of our services? Give SERVPRO Of NW Bakersfield a call. Here are some other great reasons why you should choose us. 

Our National Accounts Guidelines help ensure standards are met, including:

  • Quality assurance through internal audits.
  • Background checks are required for SERVPRO location employees, including temporary employees.
  • Transparent step-by-step communication between local SERVPRO professionals and insurance agent or adjuster.
  • Completed job files for proof of work.

Water Damage in Bakersfield, CA

2/3/2022 (Permalink)

Water damage Water damage after.

What does a water restoration company do when you have water damage?

Restoration companies can come in and use vacuums and large fans to remove the water and dry out the affected space, as well as disinfecting it and removing in some cases affected walls, floors, ceilings, and even possessions that were damaged by the water if needed. However that is not always the case you may just need a few dehumidifiers to dry out the affected area within 3-5 days depending on damages. 

SERVPRO Of NW Bakersfield has the experts to make your home safe again after flood damage and make it "Like it never even happened".

One thing to know about us is we help deal with the insurance companies to help get your roof, siding, windows, decking, and pretty much anything that has been damaged due to fire, wind, water, hail, etc. to be paid for by the homeowner’s insurance company.