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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 …

Winter Prep for Your Home

We posted an article about the most important home prep item for the winter a couple weeks ago. While yes, that is very important. There is another VERY important home prep tip for you to do to ensure your home is safe going into the colder months. Case Study: One Christmas 5 years ago, a family in Stratford, NJ woke …

Preparing Your Business for Winter

Preparing your business for the winter is a must.  You may not even realize the simple effects that the winter season can have let alone if there is a major winter storm.  Here are some tips from an article we found online to help! Technology check-up: make sure you can access records and information remotely, and you have a strong …

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 …

Getting Ready for Fall

Now that we are in Autumn, getting your home ready for the winter is paramount. We see all too often customers that could have prevented major water, fire, and other damages with simple repairs and prepping in the fall. Winterize your sprinkler system: making sure that you have your sprinkler system shut off and bled would ensure you not having …

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 …

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 …

Major Tip to Prepare for Winter

Right now people all over NJ are preparing their homes for the winter season. There are some things though, from a home preparation standpoint, that need to hold major importance. Some preparations can prevent your home from devastation and ensure that you are making sure your family is safe. In the winter time, one of the main issues a home …