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Commercial Fire Restoration in Meridian

10/30/2017 (Permalink)

Commercial Commercial Fire Restoration in Meridian Commercial fire cleanup - Look at the difference our crews have made!

Fire damage can be very devastating for a business or commercial property. In addition to fire, smoke, and soot damage, water damage caused by firefighting efforts and fire suppression systems may occur. Every hour spent restoring your business back to pre-fire condition is an hour of lost revenue and productivity. If you have a fire emergency, call SERVPRO because we have the training, experience, and equipment to manage your commercial fire damage emergency. Not only will we respond quickly, but insure property is back to being business-ready quickly as well.

Whether your need is removing an odor problem or deep cleaning flooring or carpets, you can depend on SERVPRO of Meridian to get the job done right the first time. We'll respond promptly and make your workspace look its very best. Learn more about our Commercial Cleaning Services.

Your commercial property's appearance speaks volumes to your clients. So when the need arises for professional cleaning or emergency restoration services, SERVPRO of Meridian has the training and expertise to help make it "Like it never even happened."

We are available 24 hours a day to get your business back up and running. 

Do you have fire damage? Call us today!

No job is too large

Call SERVPRO of Meridian at (601) 693-7300

Oh, Dear!

10/11/2017 (Permalink)

Biohazard Oh, Dear! Some disasters are more natural than others.

Hunting season has started in Mississippi! Most people by now have gotten their fields ready and will soon be sitting in stands eagerly awaiting that first deer. But not many are expecting to walk into their home or business to be greeted by one. Although it's not a call we get very often, we actually have gotten quite a few to clean up the aftermath of deer jumping through windows. When this happens, the deer has usually ran throughout the building destroying everything in its path. Due to obvious injuries, there's also usually a good bit of blood left behind. Trained SERVPRO of Meridian Professionals will ensure the structure is properly cleaned, disinfected, and deodorized. Please refer to our Biohazard Emergency Tips - Until Help Arrives Guide and follow these tips to protect yourself and your property.

Are Your Ducts Ready for Fall?

9/29/2017 (Permalink)

Cleaning Are Your Ducts Ready for Fall? Having your air ducts cleaned by a professional can help prepare your HVAC system for cooler weather.

Your HVAC system has been working hard all summer, but the cooler months are just ahead. Here are five things you need to do to get your HVAC system ready for Fall

Change your air filters. Your HVAC system needs a clean flow of air to run efficiently. When your air filters are clogged, that air is not flowing freely and your energy costs are going up. Plus, it puts more wear and tear on the system, driving up repair costs and shortening its life. Once a month, change your air filters to prevent problems. 

Clean the outside unit. You should remove any dust and debris from the unit. The accumulation can decrease the efficiency of the unit. Remove twigs, branches and leaves from inside and around the unit. A quick hose down will remove any pollen or dust. It is also a good time to inspect the unit for any damage. This is something you need to do in the spring also to keep the system running year round. 

Get your heating and cooling system checked. At least once a year, you should have your heating and cooling system checked by a professional. Routine maintenance will keep the system running smoothly. While doing the maintenance, the technician may also find minor issues that are easily fixed. Catching small problems early will prevent them from becoming major later on. And that can end up costing you a lot more. 

Program your thermostat. Autumn can bring some wild weather patterns, with some days hot and some days cool. Make adjustments to your thermostat's programming to handle these fluctuations. If you don't already have a programmable thermostat, getting one this fall is a great idea. It will save you money while keeping your home more comfortable. 

Call SERVPRO of Meridian to schedule cleaning of your air ducts. The inside of your home's air ducts is likely coated with pollen, dust, dirt, debris and odors. To keep your home's air clean this winter, get a professional to come out and do an air duct cleaning. It is not something you need to do every year, but definitely something to do every couple of years. Taking a few minutes to get your HVAC ready for fall will give you the warmth you need as the cooler air set in.

For questions with air duct cleaning, call the professionals here at SERVPRO of Meridian.

Quick Response and High Standards Will Leave you Satisfied after Storm Repsonse

9/18/2017 (Permalink)

 When heavy rains and high winds hit hard, such as those produced by Hurricane Irma, property destruction and loss can be devastating to you as a homeowner. The damage is more than overwhelming, but your fear and panic will disappear with the response of our team of professionals. Your particular situation is of paramount importance to us, and you need not worry that your repairs and restoration will take a back seat even when many in your area are struggling to recover from the same issues you face. Choosing our company puts in motion a vast support system. Our team may have traveled to help, but you'll be treated as though you're from our local area. Which means you will receive a personalized approach to your particular situation, efficiently returning your home back to its pre-storm condition just “like it never even happened.” Placing your trust in SERVPRO of Meridian for your storm damage needs will reap you benefits that less qualified companies simply cannot deliver. We use state of the art equipment to clean, repair and restore your home and in the process, restoring your and your family’s peace of mind. Our technicians are highly trained and qualified, current in Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) for any procedure needed to bring your home back to the comfortable and comforting refuge you deserve. We also work closely with your insurance company, ensuring that all the work necessary is approved and compensated according to the terms of your policy. Our high standards and relentless drive to do the job on time while meeting local specifications means you and your family will quickly return to the quiet enjoyment of your house and neighborhood. We are not satisfied until you are happily back in your restored dwelling.
Once you make sure that your family is safe after a major storm, your first call should be to SERVPRO (601) 693-7300 to begin the road to recovery by scheduling an inspection with our storm damage experts.

SERVPRO of Meridian Biohazard and Crime Scene Cleanup and Restoration

7/14/2017 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of Meridian professionals are trained to safely and effectively removed 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 of Meridian professionals help turn unsafe environments into clean, safe homes, and offices.  

Blood-borne Pathogens

SERVPRO of Meridian professionals remove and dispose of bodily fluids, tissue, and other potentially pathogenic substances resulting from accident, trauma, crime, or death. Trained SERVPRO of Meridian technicians thoroughly clean, disinfect, and deodorize the structure.

Methamphetamine Labs

Many of the chemicals used in the production of illegal drugs such as methamphetamine are volatile and can leave harmful residues throughout a structure. SERVPRO of Meridian professionals follow federal and state guidelines to properly clean all surfaces.

Crime Scene Residues

From fingerprint powder and evidence-gathering chemicals to tear gas and pepper spray residues, SERVPRO of Meridian professionals can clean and restore your property and contents.

Arson and Vandalism

SERVPRO of Meridian professionals are recognized as leaders at helping property owners recover quickly from fire and water damage. SERVPRO of Meridian also provides general cleaning and deodorization services for situations resulting from vandalism including graffiti, egg, spoiled foods, and human or animal waste.

Sewage Backup

Sewage backups and black water intrusions are more than nasty, smelly deposits- these damages also introduce harmful microorganisms into a structure. SERVPRO of Meridian professionals remove the sewage, contaminants and moisture, disinfecting as they clean. SERVPRO of Meridian professionals help ensure the structure is properly cleaned, disinfected, and deodorized.

Simple Fire Safety Tips for your Family

7/14/2017 (Permalink)

Prepare your family in the event of a home fire

It is extremely important to prepare your family from an unexpected fire in your home.  SERVPRO of Meridian wants to implement important fire safety tips, so you and your family will be better prepared in case an emergency fire situation occurs.  

    1. Install smoke alarms to the right number of rooms in your home
    1. Teach your family and children what smoke alarms do and how they sound
    1. Ensure your family knows how to escape from every room in the event of a fire
    1. Have a family meeting spot outside the home in case of an emergency
    1. Come up with a communication plan in the event you cannot find each other
    1. Test the smoke alarms and practice escaping every year
    1. Make sure your family and children know how to call 9-1-1
    1. Teach your family and children how to Stop, Drop and Roll

Contact SERVPRO of Meridian with any questions regarding Fire Losses and Fire Damage Restoration Services at 601-693-7300.   We are always here to help!

Meridian and Surrounding Area Residents: 24/7 Emergency Water Damage Services

7/14/2017 (Permalink)

Water Damage Meridian and Surrounding Area Residents: 24/7 Emergency Water Damage Services SERVPRO of Meridian's office staff is always glad to assist you anytime!

SERVPRO of Meridian is available 24 hours a day for emergency water damage services.  When you are dealing with water damage, immediate action is crucial.  A delay in dealing with the water damage can greatly impact the severity of the water damage.

We answer the phone 24 hours a day ready to help!

We understand that when you call us, you may be feeling confused, stressed, upset and vulnerable.  You will need an expert to guide you through this crisis.  SERVPRO of Meridian has the specific water damage training and experience to help you through this tough time.

What to Expect

When you call us we will ask several questions regarding your water damage emergency.  These questions will help us determine the scope of the damage, the type and quantity of equipment and resources that may be required, including how many trained SERVPRO professionals will be needed.

Our SERVPRO Representative will ask:

  • Your Name and Contact Information
  • The Address of the Water Damage
  • When did the Water Damage Occur
  • What caused the Water Damage
  • How many Rooms are affected
  • The Flooring Type of the affected Rooms
  • Is there Electricity Available
  • Your Insurance Information (if applicable)

Call us now at 601-693-7300 and we will be glad to assist you anytime!

We are here to help 24/7!

Local High School Vandalized

5/16/2017 (Permalink)

Commercial Local High School Vandalized Our professionals will act quickly to remove graffiti and clean vandalism from home and commercial spaces.

Vandalism can range from relatively minor pranks to malicious destruction of property. Unfortunately, when a local high school was vandalized over the weekend, there was significant damage. The vandals not only discharged fire extinguishers, but also left some extensive graffiti, and broken glass throughout. But even simple acts of vandalism, like breaking a window, can cause significant water and mold damage if not addressed in a timely manner.

Need Vandalism and Graffiti Cleanup Services?
Call Us Today – (601) 693-7300

SERVPRO of Meridian will act quickly to remove vandalism and graffiti from home and commercial spaces. In addition to removing spray-painted graffiti from exterior walls, we can also clean driveways, walkways, asphalt, metals, wood, glass, plastic, and masonry. Our highly trained technicians can offer the following services:

  • General Cleaning and graffiti removal

  • Brick, stone, and concrete cleaning

  • Odor removal and deodorization

  • Debris removal

  • Water damage restoration

  • Mold damage restoration

  • Fire damage restoration

  • Contents Cleaning

About SERVPRO of Meridian

SERVPRO of Meridian specializes in the cleanup and restoration of commercial and residential property after a water damage event. Our staff is highly trained in property damage restoration. From initial and ongoing training at SERVPRO’s corporate training facility to regular IICRC-industry certification, rest assured our staff is equipped with the knowledge to restore your property.

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School Flooded by Sewage

5/5/2017 (Permalink)

Commercial School Flooded by Sewage collapsed sewer pipe was the likely cause of this local school to become flooded with sewage.
A  collapsed sewer pipe caused by heavy rains over the weekend was the possible cause of nearly 4 inches of sewage to flood a local junior high school. Our crews responded quickly to begin emergency extraction and mitigation services. Containment barriers were setup to prevent cross contamination along with H.E.P.A. filtered air scrubbers to remove air-borne particulate. Our crew worked effortlessly, sanitizing the school, and removing affected materials as quickly as possible so that students could return to school.
Water from sewer system backups should be considered very dangerous and dealt with as quickly as possible. We are the water damage restoration specialists with specific training and expertise to safely restore your home or business. The water is grossly unsanitary and may contain bacteria and viruses that could cause serious illness. Special training and equipment is necessary to safely clean this type of contamination. SERVPRO of Meridian will inspect the contaminated water to determine the type of water and then plan the appropriate response to safely restore your home or business.
Sewage Backup or Toilet Overflow? Call Us Today – (601) 693-7300

Flood Damage in Meridian

4/4/2017 (Permalink)

Storm Damage Flood Damage in Meridian This was just one office that received water damage due to excessive flooding in Meridian that SERVPRO of Meridian was called on.
Due to heavy winds and rains making its way through our area Sunday night into Monday morning, we received many reports of water damaged homes and business. Unfortunately, we are expecting more rain tomorrow that could have some of the same effects.

If a flood does strike your home or business, contact the 24/7 emergency water removal & flood damage clean-up professionals at SERVPRO of Meridian. Our technicians are highly trained and experienced with every flood damage situation. Even minor damage to a structure when not treated quickly and properly, is often an overwhelming task... not to mention the cleanup! The team here at SERVPRO of Meridian is prepared to handle any sized disaster.

During the remediation process, all excess water will need to be removed, the humidity will need to be brought down to an appropriate level, mold prevention steps will need to be taken, and damaged drywall or flooring will need to be replaced.

SERVPRO of Meridian is locally owned and operated serving Lauderdale, Clarke, Jasper, Newton, Kemper, and Noxubee counties.  Our certified water removal staff can perform a complete flood damage assessment to your home of office, and then recommend and follow the industries standards to get your water removal restoration repaired properly.


The sooner you reach us at (601) 693-7300, the sooner we can start the drying process, preventing additional damages to your home or business.