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Emergency Damage Control Tips: Smoke/Fire Damage

The first steps you take after fire damages your home can make the difference between.  The following are some do’s and dont’s with regard to fire damage in your home. What to do: Corrosive byproducts can cause irreversible etching in as few as 72 hours.  Call professional help. If the temperature is above 60 degrees, air out the house to …

Want some tips for handling vandalism?

What to do: Fast action is required to prevent further damage.  Call a restoration professional to remove damage caused by vandals. Make a list of all damage and take pictures. Use a shop vacuum to remove glass particles from carpet and upholstery. Remove any debris from carpet or walls.  Scrape or blot carpets and furniture – never rub. Wash any …

Carpet Cleaning Confusion Cracked

Different Carpet Cleaning Types

Want some tips for handling vandalism?

What to do: Fast action is required to prevent further damage.  Call a restoration professional to remove damage caused by vandals. Make a list of all damage and take pictures. Use a shop vacuum to remove glass particles from carpet and upholstery. Remove any debris from carpet or walls.  Scrape or blot carpets and furniture – never rub. Wash any …

Emergency Damage Control Tips in the Event of a Water Damage

  You may be incurring a water damage such as a flood basement due to a broken pipe or sewage back up and do not know what to do.  The following are some steps you can take to prevent further damage and get the area cleaned up correctly. What to do: Damage from water and bacteria growth can begin within …

Introducing….ServiceMaster Restore!

Our disaster restoration line has been rebranded as ServiceMaster Restore. This is more in line with what we do as a disaster restoration company and makes it easier for potential customers to find us online. Over the next few months we will be updating our website, marketing materials and vehicle wraps to promote our brand. Our carpet cleaning division will …

When the Weather Outside is Frightful

Winter is right around the corner, and although beautiful, winter precipitation can cause business interruptions and, potentially, costly damage. To keep both to a minimum, follow these tips: Property Protection Clear gutters and drain pipes of any debris. Cover or insulate exposed water pipes to prevent breakage from freezing which can lead to flooding. Store materials, supplies, etc. off the …

Disasters don’t stop for holidays. Neither do we.

If you have water, fire,  or smoke, damage,  you can count on ServiceMaster Restore to be available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, 365 days per year, including Thanksgiving! We respond quickly to help you recover from water, fire or smoke damage and minimize interruption. CHOOSE OPTION: Call 1-866-RECOVER or 856-751-1577 to reach our disaster response center 24 hours per day, …

Tips for Saving Water

Using excess water or having leaks can cost you hundreds of dollars a year in wasted water. A simple toilet leak can use 50 extra gallons of water a day, and a faucet leak can waste up to 5,000 gallons a year. We’ve got some tips for keeping that water bill down. Saving water indoors Think you might have a …

Fire Prevention Quiz

ServiceMaster of Cherry Hill is here to help restore your peace of mind after a fire damage but would like to help people avoid this situation all together. How knowledgeable do you consider yourself to be on fire safety? Can you answer the following questions? What is the recommended number of escape routes to have out of your house in case …