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Entries from June 2015

Remove Charring | Smoke Damage Tips for West Milford, NJ Homeowners

June 30th, 2015 · No Comments

Any time you experience a fire in your home, it can be incredibly scary. For a major fire, you’ll need to call the fire department followed by a professional fire restoration company. In smaller cases of charring and soot coverage, there are ways to alleviate the damage before it permanently scars your walls, ceiling, and […]

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Tags: Fire Restoration

How to Keep Your Phone and Other Electronics Free of Water Damage in Livingston, NJ

June 24th, 2015 · No Comments

Getting your phone or computer wet can be frustrating and scary. There is always that initial panic of lost data and the dread that you’ve lost something essential to your daily activities. Whether your phone is dropped in the sink or you’ve spilled a beverage on your laptop, the next steps you take are crucial. […]

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Tags: Water Damage Restoration

Be Safe When Grilling in Fairfield, NJ

June 22nd, 2015 · No Comments

Grilling out is a staple of summertime. Cookouts with family and friends bring great food, fun times, and good memories. They also bring unwanted fires if you’re not careful. As a fire restoration provider in Fairfield, NJ, ServiceMaster Metropolitan wants to make sure homeowners are taking the proper precautions at their barbecues. The National Fire […]

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Tags: Fire Restoration

Lightning Safety and What Jersey City Residents Need to Know

June 19th, 2015 · No Comments

Spring and summer storms are in full swing up and down the East Coast. While it’s important to protect your home and belongings from these storms, ServiceMaster Metropolitan wants to make sure you keep yourself safe as well. During thunderstorms, lightning is a real hazard that shouldn’t be taken lightly. The National Weather Service has […]

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Tags: Storm Damage Repair

Farmer’s Almanac Predictions for Storms in Clifton, NJ

June 5th, 2015 · No Comments

Be ready! While ServiceMaster Metropolitan offers storm damage services in Clifton, NJ—and throughout the metro region—we want our clients to do the best they can to mitigate possible storm damage to homes and businesses. By keeping an eye on the weather and by following a few simple preventive measures, you can minimize costs and stress […]

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Tags: Uncategorized

ServiceMaster Metropolitan’s Document Restoration Science

June 3rd, 2015 · No Comments

When a disaster strikes a home or business, one will first notice the big-picture damage: structural damage, wet basements, sewage, and damaged furniture. This view does not begin to capture the amount of real damage to the thousands of smaller items within a structure including heirlooms, valuable records, and documents. Think about how much value […]

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Tags: Document Restoration

Types of Flooding Hazards in Hackettstown, NJ

June 2nd, 2015 · No Comments

Here in New Jersey, we are blessed with weather patterns coming in from several points on the compass, sometimes all at once. Living in this type of climate naturally includes the risk of several types of flooding, each with the potential for injury and property damage. According to the National Weather Service’s flood safety page, […]

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Tags: Water Damage Restoration