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Commercial Fire Loss

1/18/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial Fire Loss Commercial Fire Loss

How SERVPRO Professionals can make it "Like it never even happened."  Pretesting helps SERVPRO Professionals determine what type of fire has taken place.  Knowing the types of smoke and their behavior patterns are vital to proper restoration.  Accurate inventory helps keep costs low and reduces job completion time.  We can provide an itemized, area-by-area loss inventory. We pack out your household items and clean and store them at our location until we can return them to your fresh clean home.  "We can manage the damage."  SERVPRO is Southwest Portland is proud to serve Multnomah County and other areas of Portland Metro. Please check out our five star reviews on Google, Facebook and Yelp. If you have any questions please call us at 503.777.9730. 

Commercial Water Loss

1/18/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial Water Loss Commercial Water Loss

Founded in 1967, SERVPRO is a leader of water, fire, mold and other specialty cleanup and restoration services.  SERVPRO's Professionals have responded to property damage emergencies ranging from multi-million dollar disasters such as the Pentagon, to those suffered by individual businesses and homes.  SERVPRO Professionals have established relationships with major insurance companies and commercial clients nationwide.  SERVPRO of Southwest Portland "can manage the damage" and get your business back.  We are proud to serve Multnomah County and other areas of the Portland Metro. SERVPRO professional are trained and have been background checked. Your place of business could not be in better hands than those of SERVPRO of Southwest Portland.  Please call us at 503.777.9739 twenty-four hours a day seven days a week. 

Green Machine to the Rescue

1/18/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial Green Machine to the Rescue The Green Machine to the Rescue

This auto repair shop here in Portland, OR was the victim of an overnight fire.  With all of the oil, gas, oil filled rags, vehicles and fluids this type of business is very susceptible to fire.  This one happened to be started by an old, faulty electrical panel.

After the fire was out, the owner knew they could depend on SERVPRO of SW Portland to get them back up and running.  As you can imagine, the amount of items that were damaged was very large but not all of it was thrown away.  Many items were taken to our warehouse and cleaned up with our wide range of specific cleaning supplies.  When they were taken back to the shop the owner was thrilled that they didn't have to be thrown out.

Crash

1/18/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial Crash Hole in the Wall Gang

When the unfortunate instance of vandalisim takes place in your life, know SERVPRO of Southwest Portland will do everything in our power to help. Here are some tips to keep yourself and your property safe, as well as aid in the process of the clean up. SERVPRO of Southwest Portland helping to make it "Like it never even happened".  

DO

  • Hose or wash egg damage from building exterior as soon as possible.
  • Vacuum glass particles from carpets and upholstery.
  • Save containers which reveal the ingredients of spilled inks, cosmetics and paints.

Don't

  • Attempt to remove ink, paint or cosmetic stains. 
  • Operate damaged lamps or appliances
  • Discard furniture wood chips, broken pieces from porcelain, furniture or art objects

Vehicle collisions with businesses can come unexpected. Trust that we can respond quickly to get business rolling on and the place cleaned up.

Hotel Bathroom

1/8/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial Hotel Bathroom Hotel Bathroom

When the unfortunate instance of water damage takes place in your life, know SERVPRO of Southwest Portland will do everything in our power to help. Here are some tips to keep yourself and your property safe, as well as aid in the process of the clean up. SERVPRO of Southwest Portland helping to make it "Like it never even happened."

DO:

  • Avoid all contact with sewage and items contaminated from sewage.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly after contact with contaminated items.

DON’T:

  • Spread contaminated water by walking unnecessarily on damaged or wet areas.
  • Turn on the HVAC system if there is a possibility of spreading contaminated air.
  • Use household fans to dry the structure and spread contaminants.
  • Use products for personal hygiene and cleanliness if exposed to the contaminated areas.

Sewage back up can occur because items that aren't meant to be flushed get flushed and stuck.  

Do's and Dont's of Vandalism

1/8/2019 (Permalink)

When the unfortunate instance of vandalism takes place in your life, know SERVPRO of Southwest Portland will do everything in our power to help. Here are some tips to keep yourself and your property safe, as well as aid in the process of the cleanup. SERVPRO of Southwest Portland helping to make it "Like it never even happened".  

DO

  • Hose or wash egg damage from building exterior as soon as possible.
  • Vacuum glass particles from carpets and upholstery.
  • Save containers which reveal the ingredients of spilled inks, cosmetics and paints.

Don't

  • Attempt to remove ink, paint or cosmetic stains. 
  • Operate damaged lamps or appliances
  • Discard furniture wood chips, broken pieces from porcelain, furniture or art objects

Vehicle collisions with businesses can come unexpected. Trust that we can respond quickly to get business rolling on and the place cleaned up.

Commercial Fire Damage

1/8/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial Fire Damage Fire Damage

This auto repair shop here in Portland, OR was the victim of an overnight fire.  With all of the oil, gas, oil filled rags, vehicles and fluids this type of business is very susceptible to fire.  This one happened to be started by an old, faulty electrical panel.

After the fire was out, the owner knew they could depend on SERVPRO of SW Portland to get them back up and running.  As you can imagine, the amount of items that were damaged was very large but not all of it was thrown away.  Many items were taken to our warehouse and cleaned up with our wide range of specific cleaning supplies.  When they were taken back to the shop the owner was thrilled that they didn't have to be thrown out.

Commercial Job at Eye Clinic

1/7/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial Job at Eye Clinic Commercial Job Eye Clinic

A water dispenser faulty switch broke,  inside eye clinic flooding the entire office it had ran for two days during the weekend. SERVPRO was able to extract the water and set the office back to normal in just five days.

The Eye Clinic was very happy with quick response from our SERVPRO team. Our highly trained staff was on the job in less than an hour after being called. 

SERVPRO corrected the water leak and removed the standing water. We use humidifiers and replace west or visibly moldy insulation materials. 

The SERVPRO difference is we reduce potential for mold growth , remediate bacteria, fungi and mold and eliminate offensive odors. We also give written inspections and estimates. 

Please call us at 503-777-9739 twenty-four hours a day seven days a week. 

Commercial Loss

10/4/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial Loss High Rise Rehab.

How SERVPRO Professionals can make it "Like it never even happened."  Pretesting helps SERVPRO Professionals determine what type of fire has taken place.  Knowing the types of smoke and their behavior patterns are vital to proper restoration.  Accurate inventory helps keep costs low and reduces job completion time.  We can provide an itemized, area-by-area loss inventory. We pack out your household items and clean and store them at our location until we can return them to your fresh clean home.  "We can manage the damage."  SERVPRO is Southwest Portland is proud to serve Multnomah County and other areas of Portland Metro. Please check out our five star reviews on Google, Facebook and Yelp. If you have any questions please call us at 503.777.9730. 

Commercial or Residential SERVPRO is there for you

10/4/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial or Residential SERVPRO is there for you We Make It Like It Never Happened.

Founded in 1967, SERVPRO is a leader of water, fire, mold and other specialty cleanup and restoration services.  SERVPRO's Professionals have responded to property damage emergencies ranging from multi-million dollar disasters such as the Pentagon, to those suffered by individual businesses and homes.  SERVPRO Professionals have established relationships with major insurance companies and commercial clients nationwide.  SERVPRO of Southwest Portland "can manage the damage" and get your business back.  We are proud to serve Multnomah County and other areas of the Portland Metro. SERVPRO professional are trained and have been background checked. Your place of business could not be in better hands than those of SERVPRO of Southwest Portland.  Please call us at 503.777.9739 twenty-four hours a day seven days a week. 

Server

8/8/2018 (Permalink)

Disaster can come in all shapes and sizes.  Mistakes happen and when they do you can trust SERVPRO of SW Portland to save the day.  A concrete contractor accidently drilled through the ceiling of a this server room releasing water and dust that caused thousands of dollars worth of damage.  The cleanup saved millions of dollars worth of damage to the equipment and data and the day was saved!

Post Mitigation of the server room shows Air Scrubbers and Portable AC unit to counter heat given off from cleaning practices and equipment usage.

SERVPRO of Southwest Portland was there to make it "Like it never even happened."

Please call us at 503-777-9739 twenty-four hours a day seven days a week for all your needs. 

Daycare Center

8/1/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Daycare Center Daycare center fire.

Founded in 1967, SERVPRO is a leader of water, fire, mold and other specialty cleanup and restoration services.  SERVPRO's Professionals have responded to property damage emergencies ranging from multi-million dollar disasters such as the Pentagon, to those suffered by individual businesses and homes.  SERVPRO Professionals have established relationships with major insurance companies and commercial clients nationwide.  SERVPRO of Southwest Portland "can manage the damage" and get your business back.  We are proud to serve Multnomah County and other areas of the Portland Metro. SERVPRO professional are trained and have been background checked. Your place of business could not be in better hands than those of SERVPRO of Southwest Portland.  Please call us at 503.777.9739 twenty-four hours a day seven days a week. 

Water Fountain Malfunction

8/1/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Water Fountain Malfunction Water Fountain Malfunction

The local church had a water damage due to the water fountain malfunctioning. The downstairs area of the church was flooded. SERVPRO of Southwest Portland was able to be on the job in less than an hour making the damage far less than it would have been had the customer had to wait for hours for someone to start the cleanup. Speed to the job is essential in a water to damage to prevent greater loss of the water wicking up the walls and spreading to other areas that were not affected. Mold can also start to grow within 72 hours or less if left unattended. Please call SERVPRO of Southwest Portland for all your fire, water, mold and bio-hazard needs. Please call us at 503-777-9739.

Water Heater at Insurance Company

8/1/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Water Heater at Insurance Company Water Heater

SERVPRO of Southwest Portland as your Franchise Professional can identify the source and type of water, which determines the proper course of action.Drying equipment controls temperature and humidity, minimizing secondary damage. 

SERVPRO works to control mol and remediate or while protecting the health and safety of building occupants.

We inspect fabrics and test to determine the safest and most effective cleaning method. Office furniture can be cleaned to effectively extend its useful life. 

We use the latest IICRC training as well as state-of the art equipment to remove entrapped soils from deep within your carpet's pile and backing. Using IICRC standards for carpet as a guide will show you what cleaning options would be best for your carpets level of soiling and explain the benefits of soil protection. 

Commercial Loss

7/2/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial Loss Commercial water loss

Large commercial water loss due to moving company breaking a water line. Two floors were flooded. There were 14 businesses involved. SERVPRO of Southwest Portland was able to be on side within the hour, placing equipment. The businesses were dry within 3-5 days. They were able to remain open in most cases while we dried them out and if not reopened within 3-5 days. 

Do: 

Shut off the source o9f water if possible or contact a qualified party to stop the water source.

Turn off the circuit breakers for wet areas of the building when acce3ss to the power distribution panel is safe from electrical shock.

Remove as much excess water as possible by mopping and blotting.

Wipe excess water from wood furniture after removing tabletop and lamps. 

Commercial Vandalism

5/9/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial Vandalism This is not what it looks like. They are cleaning the graffiti.

Vandalism happens and when it does happen you can count on the professionals at SERVPRO of Southwest Portland to make it "Like it never even happened."  SERVPRO has been in business since 1967 helping businesses and homes cope with graffiti and other issues that may happen. SERVPRO of Southwest Portland professionals are trained to safely and effectively remove bio-hazardous substances and prepare waste for proper disposal according to OSHA, EPA and state and local health regulations.  Equipped with the necessary safety equipment and cleaning products, SERVPRO professionals help turn unsafe environments into clean safe offices, businesses and homes. SERVPRO of Southwest Portland is proud to serve Multnomah County and other areas of Portland Metro.  Any questions please call us at 503.777.9739.  We are here to help.

Making vandalism disappear.

When Business Mistakes Happen

2/2/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial When Business Mistakes Happen This restaurant fire was put out but the damage was done.

Just when your back is turned mistakes can happen.  When this restaurant had a fire SERVPRO was there to help this business get back to work.  There was not only fire and smoke damage but water damage as well due to putting out the fire.  Your business is important and SERVPRO of Southwest Portland has the equipment and resources to mitigate any sort of disaster that anyone might have.  We can manage the damage.  The equipment used on this job not only saved the insurance company money but got the restaurant up and running in record time.  We believe in the 3E's (Experience, Expertise and Equipment) and are proud to serve Multnomah County and other areas of Portland.  Please call us at 503.777.9739 and you can also program us into your phone.

Auto Repair Shop Suffers Fire Damage

1/17/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Auto Repair Shop Suffers Fire Damage Getting back to before loss condition

This auto repair shop here in Portland, OR was the victim of an overnight fire.  With all of the oil, gas, oil filled rags, vehicles and fluids this type of business is very susceptible to fire.  This one happened to be started by an old, faulty electrical panel.

After the fire was out, the owner knew they could depend on SERVPRO of SW Portland to get them back up and running.  As you can imagine, the amount of items that were damaged was very large but not all of it was thrown away.  Many items were taken to our warehouse and cleaned up with our wide range of specific cleaning supplies.  When they were taken back to the shop the owner was thrilled that they didn't have to be thrown out.

Vandalism of Commercial Building

1/17/2018 (Permalink)

Commercial Vandalism of Commercial Building Business had vandalism.

When the unfortunate instance of vandalisim takes place in your life, know SERVPRO of Southwest Portland will do everything in our power to help. Here are some tips to keep yourself and your property safe, as well as aid in the process of the clean up. SERVPRO of Southwest Portland helping to make it "Like it never even happened".  

DO

  • Hose or wash egg damage from building exterior as soon as possible.
  • Vacuum glass particles from carpets and upholstery.
  • Save containers which reveal the ingredients of spilled inks, cosmetics and paints.

Don't

  • Attempt to remove ink, paint or cosmetic stains. 
  • Operate damaged lamps or appliances
  • Discard furniture wood chips, broken pieces from porcelain, furniture or art objects

Vehicle collisions with businesses can come unexpected. Trust that we can respond quickly to get business rolling on and the place cleaned up.

We Can Manage The Damage

10/26/2017 (Permalink)

Commercial We Can Manage The Damage This office fire was contained but the damage was done.

How SERVPRO Professionals can make it "Like it never even happened."  Pretesting helps SERVPRO Professionals determine what type of fire has taken place.  Knowing the types of smoke and their behavior patterns are vital to proper restoration.  Accurate inventory helps keep costs low and reduces job completion time.  We can provide an itemized, area-by-area loss inventory. We pack out your household items and clean and store them at our location until we can return them to your fresh clean home.  "We can manage the damage."  SERVPRO is Southwest Portland is proud to serve Multnomah County and other areas of Portland Metro. Please check out our five star reviews on Google, Facebook and Yelp. If you have any questions please call us at 503.777.9730. 

Get Your Business Back

10/19/2017 (Permalink)

Commercial Get Your Business Back Severe water damage has flooded this business.

Founded in 1967, SERVPRO is a leader of water, fire, mold and other specialty cleanup and restoration services.  SERVPRO's Professionals have responded to property damage emergencies ranging from multi-million dollar disasters such as the Pentagon, to those suffered by individual businesses and homes.  SERVPRO Professionals have established relationships with major insurance companies and commercial clients nationwide.  SERVPRO of Southwest Portland "can manage the damage" and get your business back.  We are proud to serve Multnomah County and other areas of the Portland Metro. SERVPRO professional are trained and have been background checked. Your place of business could not be in better hands than those of SERVPRO of Southwest Portland.  Please call us at 503.777.9739 twenty-four hours a day seven days a week. 

Mistakes Happen

5/15/2017 (Permalink)

Commercial Mistakes Happen Post Mitigation of the server room showing Air Scrubbers and Portable AC unit to counter heat given off from cleaning practices and equipment usage.

Disaster can come in all shapes and sizes.  Mistakes happen and when they do you can trust SERVPRO of SW Portland to save the day.  A concrete contractor accidently drilled through the ceiling of a this server room releasing water and dust that caused thousands of dollars worth of damage.  The cleanup saved millions of dollars worth of damage to the equipment and data and the day was saved!

Post Mitigation of the server room shows Air Scrubbers and Portable AC unit to counter heat given off from cleaning practices and equipment usage.

SERVPRO of Southwest Portland was there to make it "Like it never even happened."

Please call us at 503-777-9739 twenty-four hours a day seven days a week for all your needs.