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SERVPRO Commercial Services

1/17/2022 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion can ensure your business gets back to open as quickly as possible following a disaster, but did you know about a free service for before a disaster strikes?

SERVPRO offers a free service called an Emergency Ready Profile or ERP. This is a free service that we offer to help you create and emergency plan for your business for when disaster strikes. 

With the convenience of an app on your phone, you can have the ERP app on your phone and available anywhere you are. This valuable tool in along with the assistance of our trained staff, helps to identify, label and prepare all areas of your business. 

From having a list of all of your contractors, utilities and the who to call list, plus labeled shut offs so that every employee can assist during a disaster. 

With this app you can save valuable time and empower your employees to handle some of the critical calls if you're not available. 

Give us a call today to setup your free ERP at 618-998-8828

Business Suffers Water Loss in Marion, IL

11/11/2021 (Permalink)

Water damage to your small business is never something you hope to plan for, but when it does happen know that SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion has you covered. 

During these hectic times the last thing you want is for you business to be closed for a long period of time due to damage caused by water. From pipes busting, heavy rains or water heater breaks, these can halt your business growth. 

SERVPRO has all of the necessary equipment and experience to get the structure dried out as quickly as possible to get back to normal. From large dehumidification equipment, fans and extracting equipment. 

Water damage can be tricky and trying to do it yourself can create more damage than what originally occurred.

Your local SERVPRO office is open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. We service Franklin, Jefferson, Perry, Jackson and Williamson counties in southern Illinois. We also offer a free service to help you be prepared before disaster strikes! Call us today to find out more at 618-998-8828.

The Tools We Use at SERVPRO

10/11/2021 (Permalink)

At SERVPRO of Cabondale/Marion we make sure each and every job is done to perfection. Its no surprise we use cutting edge industrial strength equipment to make sure that each job is handled correctly. 

Here are some of the unique tools we have to restore your property:

  • An infrared camera is used to identify hidden water locations for the thorough removal of moister that is hidden from the  eye.
  • Sensitive moisture meters/detectors, hygrometers, and other meters measure the extent of moisture saturation.
  • Submersible and gas-powered pumps for continuous pumping of high-level water from events like floods. 
  • Truck-mounted and portable extraction units perform efficient water removal.
  • High-speed air movers to evaporate moisture at an efficient rate.
  • Industrial grade dehumidifiers pull the water vapor from the air.
  • Trailer mounted generators and desiccants (Large Commercial Air Dryer) to provide power and large scale drying capabilities.
  • Air scrubbers to filter the air.
  • The use of Thermal foggers and deodorization agents
  • Specialty drying equipment that can penetrate hardwood floors

You can count on SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion to serve you at the highest level so you can put your home or commercial business back to new condition.

The SERVPRO Advantage

10/2/2021 (Permalink)

When disaster strikes the only Restoration company you need to call is SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion. 

With a dedicated and trained staff of over 40 people, your local SERVPRO offers the best in the industry, unmatched service and the equipment to make sure you are back into your home or business quickly. 

From fire, water or mold damage, SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion can take care of any of those plus has a team able to put the finishing touches to put everything back together. With a full scale laundry service we are the only full service restoration company in the area. 

The reason so many home owners, business owners, insurance agents and adjusters choose SERVPRO is because they know they are getting the best in the business. 

We are available 24-7 365, to take care of any of your emergency needs. For more details or to schedule a free estimate call us today at 618-998-8828.

Marion, IL Restaurant Hit With Fire and Smoke Damage

9/27/2021 (Permalink)

A local restaurant was hit with fire damage over night and the first call they made was to SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion. 

The importance of calling in a company that can handle any sized disaster is to be sure everything is done right the first time. 

Our crews responded immediately with removing the damaged areas where the fire started. From there setting up equipment to remove smoke odors. Our dedicated staff came in and began the process of cleaning every square inch of the building including all kitchen equipment to ensure that no contaminates were on any surfaces. This was a huge task, making sure all soot and smoke damage was removed to keep the safety of workers and customers. Cleaning all kitchen equipment was essential to ensure that no food prepared in the kitchen would get contaminated as well. 

Being able to handle fire damage is one thing but doing it right and making sure everyone is safe and everything is back to food grade quality is essential in our industry.

Quick response time and quick to complete the task is the SERVPRO advantage. For any questions or to schedule a free estimate, call us any time 618-998-8828

Hurricane Season

9/15/2021 (Permalink)

Hurricane season has struck the south extremely hard with devastating flooding and wind damage. Many of our offices have headed south to help manage the effects of the storm and helping to get businesses back open and people back into their homes. Only one company has the strength to take on such a storm and that company is SERVPRO. 

When natural disasters hit areas, our teams are mobilized to help take them on. SERVPRO has over 1700 locations across the United States ready to handle any sized disaster. 

From tons of equipment mitigation equipment, generators and staff that are ready and able, we are here to help. 

Rest assure that, even with crews dispatched throughout the nation, your local SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion is more than capable, staffed and ready to service any disaster locally as well.

For any type of disaster, call the professionals at SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion for your restoration needs to get your home or business back to like new conditions. Call us today at 618-925-4390 to find out more about our services. 


8/12/2021 (Permalink)

No restoration company is better to handle any sized disaster from storm damage than SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion.

Recently we handled a medical facility that was hit with flood waters after heavy rains hit our area. The team from SERVPRO was ready to jump into action bringing in massive drying and dehumidification equipment to dry out the building quickly. 

Another storm hit our area dropping a large tree on a home causing massive damage and in addition heavy rains brought water inside the home. Once again the trusted source in storm restoration damage was called in to handle everything from tree removal, initial tarping and boarding up of the house to water remediation. From there getting the roof replaced and the home refinished by our Reconstruction team allowed the homeowners to get back into their home quickly.

Our knowledgeable and professional staff can come in for free inspection and estimates, but more importantly we can help guide you through the insurance process to make sense of it all.

Commercial Fire and Water Restoration Services

8/7/2021 (Permalink)

Your local SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion does more than just residential fire, water and mold restoration. We also carry a full service Commercial Services group that understands the importance of getting your business back up and running following any type of disaster. 

From damages from fire, water/flooding, mold and from storms there is no disaster that SERVPRO  can't handle. 

Just a few of our most recent calls have come from a large commercial building that was flooded after a sprinkler system failure, a fire damaged restaurant, flooded hospital and a full service disinfectant cleaning.

Our services can handle everything from the full remediation from damages all the way to having our Reconstruction division that can put everything back into place. We also offer a full line laundry division that utilizes specialized equipment not offered anywhere in our area that can get smoke odors out of clothing.

No matter the size of the disaster, the professionals at SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion have the training and the equipment to get your business back up and running as quickly as possible.  Call us today for a free inspection at 618-998-8828

Flooded Basement in Carterville, IL

8/2/2021 (Permalink)

We've received several calls during the recent heavy rains for flooded basements. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion is there to help get your home or business back in the dry.

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion is equipped with the best in water extraction units to ensure standing water is taken out of your home. That is followed up by industrial strength fans and dehumidification units to eliminate the remainder of the moisture in the structure. 

Our team is IICRC, Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification, trained and certified as well as continually trained through SERVPRO systems to ensure each job is handled perfectly. Its the standard set forth by IICRC that helps to maintain a level of inspection and cleanliness to ensure your home or business is cleaned to perfection after any type of disaster. 

Have water damage from rains or plumbing breaks and unsure what to do next? Call SERVPRO today for a free estimate at 618-998-8828

SERVPRO of Carbondale / Marion

7/27/2021 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Fire is a full service fire, water and mold restoration company able to handle any size disaster that can strike a home or business. 

From having the best in equipment and continually training our team members SERVPRO of Carbondale/Marion is there to handle any disaster 24-7. With industrial strength equipment, we can get your home or business dry and odor free quickly and back to normal again.

Our full service includes the ability to handle any sized disaster but we are also able to put it back the way it was or even better with our Reconstruction team. 

We also work with every insurance company to ensure your claim is handled properly and making sure work gets done as quickly as possible.

We also offer free damage estimates to come in and inspect and assess the damage.  Contact us today to see how we can help at 618-998-8828