Your Belongings and Storm Damage
During a large catastrophic storm event there will be many companies in the area wanting to clean up your facility from storm damage. Why wait for help when SERVPRO of Boston Downtown / Back Bay / South Boston is your local storm damage experts. We have equipment and personnel ready and available for even the largest of storms.
SERVPRO knows with the seasons changing often comes winter weather damages. Our team is ready to respond 24/7 to water emergencies after frozen pipes, ice damming, fallen trees, and more. We know time is of the essence after water damage, as mold can grow rapidly. Our team is here to help mitigate seasonal damages in your property.
National Large Loss Experience in your own backyard.
We have cleaned multiple properties at a time from flooding by recruiting the help from our other SERVPRO locations around the state. We have also been able to use our equipment and experience to help those in need all along the East Coast and Gulf states. SERVPRO of Boston Downtown / Back Bay / South Boston is your local restoration company with national expertise.
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SERVPRO of Boston Downtown / Back Bay / South Boston and SERVPRO of Dorchester specializes in restoring contents damaged by storms and other water damage events. Our expertise and our “restore” versus “replace” mentality can help you save money while preserving precious keepsakes that can’t be replaced. We pretest your contents to determine what items can be restored back to their condition before the water damage. We utilize several methods of cleaning your contents, including:
- Dry Cleaning - Used for cleaning light residues or to pre-clean prior to cleaning.
- Wet Cleaning - An effective cleaning method for removing moderate to heavy residues.
- Spray and Wipe -Effective for items that can’t withstand cleaning.
- Foam Cleaning - Used for upholstery fabrics that might shrink or bleed if cleaned.
- Abrasive Cleaning - Involves agitation of the surface being cleaned.
- Immersion Cleaning - Contents are dipped into a bath of the cleaning product.
If your home requires extensive restoration or cleaning, SERVPRO of Boston Downtown / Back Bay / South Boston and SERVPRO of Dorchester can conduct an organized, efficient move-out of the affected area. A move-out will provide several benefits, including:
- A quicker remodeling process
- Protecting items from potential damage
- Protecting contents from further on-site damage
When restoration is completed, we will work with you to coordinate the move-in according to your needs. The services offered upon move-in may depend on your insurance coverage.
Water-damaged electronics can present a serious hazard. Do not attempt to turn on or operate any electrical device that you suspect has been damaged by water. We will coordinate the restoration of your electronics, including:
- Television sets
- DVD players
- And more
The key to restoring electronics is taking prompt action to prevent further damage. We start by cleaning the exterior of electronic devices to help stop further corrosion and damage. Electronics will be cleaned and inspected by a qualified electronics technician.
Document / Photograph Drying
When your valuable documents, including photographs, are damaged by water, extreme caution should be taken to help ensure the water damage does not destroy the document. Although some documents may not be restored to pre-water damage condition, SERVPRO of Boston Downtown / Back Bay / South Boston and SERVPRO of Dorchester can save a great deal and help minimize additional damage.
Depending on the type of documents and the level of water damage, we have five options for the restoration of documents:
- Air Drying
- Freezer Drying
- Vacuum Freeze Drying
- Vacuum Thermal Drying
Contents Claim Inventory Service
When a storm event happens, the damage can often feel overwhelming. We can help ease the worry and confusion during the recovery process by offering our Contents Claim Inventory Service (CCIS), which provides a detailed and accurate list of your belongings. We take a room-by-room inventory of your contents, including digital photos, and in some instances, bar coding.
Our Contents Claim Inventory Service:
- Preloss list and value of contents
- Detailed and accurate report
- Better information to settle claims quicker
- Assistance with burden of proof for claims
- Peace of mind when you need it most