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Frozen Pipes Results

1/12/2017 (Permalink)

Water Damage Frozen Pipes Results This sink was the aftermath of a burst frozen pipe due to low temperatures.

Wicked winter weather can cause plumbing pipes to freeze and possibly burst, causing flooding and costly water damage to your home. Taking preventive measures before winter sets in can reduce and eliminate the risk of frozen pipes and other cold weather threats. All this affected by dangerously low temperatures and sometimes by strong winds, icing, sleet and freezing rain. 

 SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain advises to open kitchen and bathroom cabinet doors to allow warmer air to circulate around the plumbing pipes. When the weather is very cold outside, let the cold water drip from the faucet served by exposed pipes. Leaks often happen if the pipe is thawed out you can also insulate all water pipes from cold moving air and keep them dry. Locate the main water shut off in case you need it. 

 Frozen water pipes are inconvenient and costly to repair. These Emergency Tips will assist you in taking proper steps until your local SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain Professional arrives. 

Air Duct & HVAC Cleaning

9/28/2016 (Permalink)

Cleaning Air Duct & HVAC Cleaning This duct is clogged with excessive amounts of dust and debris.

The worst air pollution is not outside. The air inside your home is 100 times more polluted. Dirty ducts can work to circulate odors and contaminant like mold and irritating dust throughout your home or business. This fact only worsens after fire, water or mold damage.

SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain Professionals uses a proven Portable Ventilation and Air Duct cleaning System to examine duct work and make a clean sweep to wipe away dust and grime.

 SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain is here to improve the air quality and reduce any harmful health issues and to make recommendations about the best way to address our customer's concerns. Our job is to restore the HVAC system and duct work to it's previous condition. Remember clean ducts means clean air and healthier air saves you money. 

Storm of Flood Disaster Occurs SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain Saves the Day!

9/21/2016 (Permalink)

Storm Damage Storm of Flood Disaster Occurs SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain Saves the Day! Our trained professionals are superior to any flood or storm damage.

Any clouds over your head due to a storm or flood disaster? SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain specializes to restore your property to pre-storm condition and will assist you in taking the proper actions this will result in successful restoration. 

Faster to any size disaster, SERVPRO is a Franchise company with over 40 years of leadership in cleanup and restoration. Having the right equipment and techniques can save the customer time and money. The result key is to avoid any future costly restoration. We are here to ensure our client's satisfaction. 

SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain is committed to providing 24-hour emergency service to help customers when they need us most and to provide a detailed estimate that clearly lists all tasks that will be performed by our crews. Call today 336-789-3535 your local SERVPRO. 

House Fire Damage in Dobson

9/12/2016 (Permalink)

Fire Damage House Fire Damage in Dobson This room was affected with smoke and soot caused by a house fire.

Most electrical fires are caused by faulty electrical outlets and old, outdated appliances. Which in this house fire an old outlet was the cause for this room fire and the picture shows the particles of soot left on the walls and the ceiling was falling apart. 

SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain Professionals started the cleanup and restoration process by pretesting to determine which processes to utilize to allow our customer to the review the results. The main duty is to restore structure foundation and contents to be cleaned and deodorized immediately to avoid any extensive damage. 

The customer was pleased with the work performed. SERVPRO wants to make sure the customer is satisfied and that we maintain consistency on each job; to provide positive results on every loss. 

Flood Damage in Fort Chiswell VA

8/31/2016 (Permalink)

Storm Damage Flood Damage in Fort Chiswell VA Flooded Entrance of Hampton Inn caused by a hurricane.

When a hurricane strikes, water damages have the potential to cause serious structural issues. The combination of strong winds and water came in thru the doors and entered the front entrance of Hampton Inn and without warning disasters happen. The fast action and restoration provided by SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain professionals were on the scene. 

SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain provided water extraction and drying services to help resume normal business functions quickly while avoiding costly repairs. Water losses are never planned but they do occur. Hampton Inn is glad to know we were there to help avoid them anymore frustration.

The manager said "I felt so overwhelmed by the hurricane damage but with the help of SERVPRO I feel so relieved now to see the hotel back to business". There is no downtime to disasters but a hero is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year SERVPRO will work hard to restore your property when water damages occur. 

Office of Mount Airy Damage by Water

8/26/2016 (Permalink)

Water Damage Office of Mount Airy Damage by Water This is a room with wet carpet and our Production Technician using a Rover Extractor.

Undiscovered leaks are most devastating news and moisture build-up can cause damage to the floors, walls and ceilings and in this case at a local health office. There was water all on the carpets in the offices and bathrooms. Thermal Imaging equipment can detect moisture in a area even the smallest amount.

After locating the water damage SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain trained professionals provided water extraction and drying as this photo shows out Production Technician on a Rover Extractor machine that uses the operator's own body weight to wring out wet carpet while simultaneously extracting the water.

 The owner was so pleased with all work he said " I couldn't be more thankful for the help from SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain nice to they are one call away for when disasters happened".

Mount Airy Mold Restoration

8/25/2016 (Permalink)

Mold Remediation Mount Airy Mold Restoration House with Mold Growth on Walls

Moisture is really the key cause of mold growth and weather mold. If the weather's been very humid for a few days in a row you might notice mold starting to grow in your home. When it rains for several days it's especially common to see mold start to grow on walls and other surfaces because on the wet air. Also when moisture inside your house evaporates into the air it increases the humidity indoors, which in the case for this customer they have not lived in the house in months mold, was already over taking almost all the house.

SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain had a quick response and thorough clean-up removal of mold to limit anymore growth. Our customer was relief to know his home was a healthy environment and have a peace of mind. 

Commercial Carpet Cleaning Maintenance Methods

8/25/2016 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial Carpet Cleaning Maintenance Methods This Carpet Cleaning in Flat Rock Elementary Classroom done by Danielle (Production Technician).

SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain uses IICRC Standards for carpet as a guide to see what cleaning method would be best for your carpet's benefit. This Picture shows Danielle, Production Technician of SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain restoring and cleaning a classroom carpet for our community's Flat Rock Elementary School of Surry County. The process of the carpet is to lightly spray cleaning solution and after have a extractor with a "bonnet" pad to be used to pull off dirt from surface. 

SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain was called to get the job done right.The school principal had mentioned that " The work is being done professionally and a good timely manner,looking great".

At the end of the day SERVPRO of Pilot Mountain rest assures that when students return to school the environment is safe and with clean carpet will result in a good indoor air quality. 

Sewage In Hillsville VA

7/28/2016 (Permalink)

Biohazard Sewage In Hillsville VA A burst sewer pipe in bathroom.

A terrible waste water matter that was carried off by pipes into this home. This picture shows where it started. Failure to remove such substances can be bioharzardous. SERVPRO Professionals of Pilot Mountain are fully equipped to clean this unsafe environment. The owners are proud to know their health won't be harmed.