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Commercial Fire Loss ~ Albany, Oregon

1/15/2020 (Permalink)

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On December 10, 2019, the Albany Fire Department's quick response kept the fire contained to building 10.  Just three days after the fire, SERVPRO of Lane County, Large Loss Division was contracted, and mobilized a team of workers to demo the impacted areas and thoroughly clean both the new and existing buildings of smoke damage.  With a team of approximately 75 workers, cleanup began immediately and continued through the weekend.

An additional crew of 75 people, were onsite and quickly broken out into two teams to begin the cleaning of the gym. 

With the high ceilings in the gym area of the school, our cleaning efforts required multiple lifts which were operated by two-person crews.  

Disaster Recovery Team

11/5/2019 (Permalink)

At SERVPRO of Lane County, our Disaster Recovery Team is always ready to help.  It doesn't matter where the loss is, when the loss happens or what the loss is, we are always loaded and ready to head out to help.  

Our Disaster Recovery Team has been in California since last fall when the wildfires ravaged through Paradise.  We mobilized another Disaster Recovery Team Unit down to help with the fires that are currently burning in Northern California.  We are equipped to help numerous people and agencies at any given time, and we are equipped to help for long periods of time, until our help is no longer needed.  We will be the first onsite and the last to leave.  

When natural disasters or large commercial losses happen, make SERVPRO of Lane County Extreme Team your first call.  We are loaded and waiting for your call.

Emergency Situation need Emergency Board-Up Services

11/5/2019 (Permalink)

Boarding up damaged property is a burden that no one should ever have to go through, especially if it is your property that has been damaged.  

Boarding up damaged property incorrectly could cause secondary damages such as moisture or animal intrusion, making your stressful situation even worse.  Not to mention boarding up after damage, can be as dangerous as the damage itself.

SERVPRO of Lane County has many years experience is boarding up both commercial and residential properties.  Board-ups after fires, or abandoned homes are something that we are called out often to do.  SERVPRO of Lane County will also board up commercial properties if a car runs into your building, a rock is thrown through your window, or any other situation that would benefit from closing the damaged space.

Your SERVPRO of Lane County professionals can board up the damaged property and mitigate and remediate the original damage, providing you with peace of mind.  Make SERVPRO of Lane County your FIRST call.  541-345-0115

Flu Season is Quickly Approaching

11/5/2019 (Permalink)

It is the time of year when the flu virus is starting to hit.  Although everyone tries to be careful and protect themselves, it's not always as easy as it seems to avoid the germs.

One of the hardest places to avoid germs is when we send our kids off to school.  There are a lot of kids in classrooms, all sharing the same area for hours each day.  

SERVPRO of Lane County is available and ready to deep clean and sanitize those classrooms, lunchrooms and libraries to help keep students and staff healthy.  

Our team will come in on weekends or after hours to clean and disinfect all surfaces to help keep germs from spreading to other students and staff members.  

Make SERVPRO of Lane County your first call when you're sick and tired of being sick and tired!

Buying and Selling your Home

11/5/2019 (Permalink)

If you are in the market for buying or selling your home, or if you are a realtor, SERVPRO of Lane County should be on your checklist of people to call.  

SERVPRO of Lane County offers services that can give you peace of mind, and help your buying and selling process go smoothly.  

We get quite a few calls from Realtors who are selling houses, and when the inspection comes back, there has been some type of mold found that needs to be remediated.  SERVPRO of Lane  County can help with that!

If you find that a foreclosed home that you bought at auction is actually a "hoarder" situation, SERVPRO of Lane County can help with that!

If you would like to deep clean the home you are leaving or the home you are buying, SERVPRO of Lane County can also help with that!  

SERVPRO of Lane County goes beyond Fire and Water Mitigation!  Make us your first call when you're ready to buy or sell your home!


Customer Service at its Best

11/5/2019 (Permalink)

When disaster strikes you or your family, your home or your business, the first call you should make is to SERVPRO of Lane County.  We have a 24/7/365 business phone that one of our SERVPRO of Lane County employees will answer, no matter what time of day or night...even on holidays.

Once you are on the phone with our office, we will ask you some questions about your home and your loss, which helps our crews know what equipment and supplies will best work for your situation at that time.  We will get your address and ask for insurance information as well, as we work directly with insurance agents so that all parties are aware of what is happening throughout the process.  

After assessing your loss, we will schedule a SERVPRO of Lane County crew to come out to your home or office as soon as possible to begin assessing the loss and to answer any questions you may have.  

Making SERVPRO of Lane County your first call after a water, fire, smoke, mold, biohazard, storm or commercial loss will always be the best call you'll make!  541-345-0115

National Day of Service & Remembrance

9/11/2019 (Permalink)

In honor and memory of those who passed on September 11, 2001, as well as the survivors and First Responders, National Day of Service and Remembrance was established in 2009 as a day of reflection.  Led by the Corporation for National and Community Service, this is a day to come together as Americans did following the events of 9/11 to help neighbors in need, and to honor veterans and First Responders in your community.

On this day and everyday, SERVPRO of South Eugene/Florence salutes those heroes who arrive in the greatest times of need and stand strong in the face of disaster.  These heroes are the First Responders who keep our communities safe in trying times. 

Give back and make a difference in your community this year.  

St. Helens, Oregon ~ Columbia County Courthouse

8/30/2019 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of South Eugene/Florence Extreme Response Team was called in for emergency services after a dry fire suppression system discharged throughout the three-story, 60,000 square foot building.  With affected contents and electronics, crews worked 24 hours a day to meet a deadline and get the courthouse open again. 

Our SERVPRO of South Eugene/Florence Extreme Response Team is ready to help anywhere in the United States at any given moment.  Our Extreme Response Team helps with commercial, storm, fire and water losses, along with large bio cleaning jobs.  Our large, 53' trailers are loaded and ready to respond at any given moment to have your commercial property operating under normal procedures ASAP.  If your commercial property suffers from any type of damage, call SERVPRO of South Eugene/Florence Extreme Response Team 541-345-0115.

National Preparedness Month

8/23/2019 (Permalink)

September is National Preparedness Month. In recent years, many different types of disasters have affected the United States. Flooding, tornadoes, hurricanes, wildfires and blizzards are natural disasters that can threaten your home, business and community.

During National Preparedness Month, SERVPRO of South Eugene/Florence wants you and your customers to be aware of the steps to take to help prepare for Mother Nature’s worst.

We can provide information on how you can help your customers and employees prepare for a natural disaster. For more information on disaster preparedness, visit, or call SERVPRO of South Eugene/Florence 541-345-0115

SERVPRO of South Eugene/Florence can help your business prepare for the unexpected by creating an Emergency Ready Profile for your facility. The Profile is designed to be a quick and easy snapshot of your business providing critical facility information needed for detailed emergency preparation.

The time to prepare for a disaster is now.

Severe Weather Safety

8/10/2019 (Permalink)

Severe weather can happen anytime, anywhere.  Each year, per, Americans cope with an average of the following intense storms:

*10,000 severe thunderstorms

*5,000 floods or flash floods

*1,300 tornadoes

*2 landfalling deadly hurricanes

Approximately 98% of all Presidential declared disasters are weather-related, leading to around 650 deaths per year and nearly $15 billion in damage.  Knowing your risk of severe weather, taking action, and being an example are just a few steps you can take to be better prepared to save your life and assist in saving the lives of others. 

KNOW YOUR RISK:  The first step to becoming weather-ready is to understand they type of hazardous weather that can affect where you live and work, and how the weather could impact you, your business, and your family.  Check the weather forecast regularly, obtain a NOAA Weather Radio, and learn about wireless Emergency Alerts.  Severe weather comes in many forms, and your shelter plan should include all types of local hazards.

TAKE ACTION:  Take the next step in severe weather preparedness by creating a communications plan for your home and business.  Put together or purchase an emergency kit.  Keep important papers and valuable in a safe place.

BE AN EXAMPLE:  Once you have taken action to prepare for severe weather, share your story with co-workers and family and friends on Facebook & Twitter.  Your preparedness story will inspire others to do the same.