Call SERVPRO of Marietta West today if you need help reopening your business and are interested in a proactive cleaning plan.
The world has changed what it means to be clean, so let customers and employees know that SERVPRO of Marietta West, Georgia’s best choice in cleanup and restoration, has sanitized, disinfected and treated highly touchable surfaces at your business. SERVPRO of of Marietta West wants you to feel comfortable in your place of business. That’s why the nation’s #1 choice in water restoration, can now provide you with proactive cleanings, a higher cleaning standard for the recent trying times everyone is adjusting to. Look for the Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned seal outside all participating locations, and you can rest at ease knowing the facility has been cleaned, disinfected and sanitized by the best in the business. For more details, visit www.SERVPROmariettawest.com/contact/contactus
The Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned (CSC) program is designed to provide our communities with a way to know that a structure has been cleaned, sanitized and disinfected to minimize harmful pathogens. If a structure is sanitized and disinfected as part of the CSC program, a window decal shield will be left at the structure as well as a separate window decal which should be dated by the franchise to let everyone know when it was last sanitized and disinfected. This can be scheduled as a one time or a recurring service.
Here is a list of frequently asked questions about the CSC program:
What is Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned?
Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned is a proactive viral pathogen cleaning process that SERVPRO franchises nationwide are beginning to offer to our commercial and residential clients.
Can you explain the process of proactive cleaning?
That will vary by location, foot traffic, and activity of occupants. We can set up a recurring cleaning schedule to fit the needs of any location.
When can you perform these services?
Our Certified SERVPRO Cleaned crews are available 24/7. Our job file coordinator will ask you for some basic information and can schedule a time that is convenient for you and fits your schedule.
How much does proactive cleaning cost?
Our pricing for proactive viral pathogen cleaning is based on square footage. For a quotable price, we can schedule one of our Certified SERVPRO Cleaned crews to visit your location and create an accurate estimate.
What type of cleaning products are you using?
We only use EPA registered disinfectants for proactive pathogen cleaning.
How long is a proactive cleaning effective?
After a structure is Certified SERVPRO Cleaned, maintaining that level of clean is dependent on occupants in the structure and how closely they follow health and safety protocols. We can schedule a recurring cleaning regimen to ensure that your location maintains that level of clean going forward.
What are your safety protocols?
Our Certified SERVPRO Cleaned crews follow all safety protocols and social distancing guidelines dictated by local, state, and federal guidelines to ensure the health and safety of all involved individuals.
How long will it take to perform the proactive cleaning?
Service time varies on size and complexity of the structure. We can dispatch one of our Certified SERVPRO Cleaned crews to your location. Once on site, they will be able give you a better sense of how long it will take to perform the cleaning.
Is there anything I should do in between scheduled Certified: SERVPRO Cleanings?
Continue with your regular janitorial services. If you would like, we can change your recurring schedule to better accommodate your unique needs or can change the frequency of cleanings.
Is it safe to be in the structure when it is being cleaned?
We recommend that the structure is empty when we perform the cleaning.
How long do I have to wait to return to the structure?
Our EPA registered disinfectants have a dwell time of about 10-15 minutes. After that dwell time, it is completely safe to reenter the structure.
As your favorite stores and businesses are beginning to open up their doors, we are offering them an additional step to help ensure your confidence with a higher cleaning standard, Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned. Beyond the standard cleaning protocols we know your business is implementing, take an additional step to make sure all your locations have received a higher cleaning standard with the Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned program. Show employees and customers you've chosen the highest level of cleaning. Our new Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned program is a weekly viral pathogen cleaning service, designed just for your business. For details and registration, CLICK HERE!
SERVPRO of Marietta West's trained professionals can safely clean and disinfect your office/work space, reducing the likely hood of harmful pathogens.
The Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned (CSC) Standard Service is centered around limiting the survival and spread of emerging viral pathogens. SERVPRO of Marietta West is not aiming to replace your company's current cleaning crew or janitorial services, but rather working to supplement your current cleaning efforts. Our highly trained and certified technicians will apply EPA registered disinfectants to touch points described below. *This application of disinfection excludes inventory or retail merchandise.
Long before SERVPRO of Marietta West receives your call, we are preparing for the first step in the CSC program by completing an exhaustive training program and familiarizing ourselves with the disinfectants that will be utilized to disinfect your facility, like SERVPROXIDE Disinfectant, Benefect Botanical Disinfectant, and Sporicidin Disinfectant Solution to name a few. Our technicians will have specifically reviewed safety precautions and requirements related to the cleaning process, including protocols for any necessary personal protective equipment (PPE), application methods, and needed product dwell time to insure effective application.
SERVPRO cleaning crews and trained technicians will don all the necessary personal protective equipment (PPE) like gloves, tyvek suits and respirators to protect themselves during the cleaning process from pathogens like virus and bacteria that might be present. An N-95 respirator, disposable gloves, coveralls/gowns, and goggles are a minimum level of PPE. This level of PPE is sufficient when applying disinfectant with a saturated towel or a trigger sprayer and towel. Other application methods, such as utilizing a ULV mister or electrostatic sprayer, will require additional respiratory protection such as an air purifying respiratory (half-mask or full-face mask) with organic vapor (OV) cartridges.
SERVPRO will apply disinfectant to touch points. This can be accomplished with a towel saturated with disinfectant or a utilizing equipment to deliver disinfectant such as a trigger sprayers, pump sprayers, ULV misters, electrostatic sprayers, airless sprayers, foam applicators, or another equivalent effective dispersion technology. Our highly trained technicians will strictly follow product label directions to insure successful application and disinfection. Depending on the listed product dwell time and the application method, the disinfectant may be able to be applied once or it could require multiple treatments to keep the surfaces wet for the minimum time. We will carefully assess the surfaces to prevent the product from streaking or running while keeping the surface wet for the recommended contact time.
Door knobs, pulls, and locks, as well as 1 square foot around the knob or pull, door jambs
Stair handrails, elevator car and controls
Light switches, switch covers, and accessible outlet covers
Counter tops, tabletops, vanity tops, and desktops. Disinfect accessible surfaces without moving contents. Prevent over-spray and potential damage (i.e. paper products, electronic devices, personal property).
Chairs. Avoid over wetting upholstered surfaces. Concentrate application on arms, backs, height/swivel controls.
SERVPRO professionals will inspect the surfaces that have been disinfected. Wipe clean surfaces to eliminate product streaking and/or residues if needed.
After step 4 technicians will perform end-of-visit cleanup. Once all work activities are complete, we will return all products, supplies, and tools to the work vehicle, bag all trash such as disposable towels and disposable PPE according to hazmat disposal procedures when necessary, and load bags into the work vehicle(s). Before leaving, walk through the work site one final time to ensure that the work site is clean and ready for your employees to return to the facility.
SERVPRO of Marietta West is ready for any size disaster and can make it "Like it never even happened!"
The likelihood that you, your business, and your family will survive a house fire depends as much on having a working smoke detector and an exit strategy as it does calling on a well-trained fire department. The same is true for surviving a terrorist attack or any other emergency disaster situation. We must have the tools and plans to make it on our own, at least for a period of time, no matter where we are when a disaster strikes. Just like having a working smoke detector, preparing for the unexpected makes sense. Prepare now!
Advantages of the SERVPRO Emergency READY Profile
A no-cost assessment of your facility
A concise profile document that contains only the critical information needed in the event of an emergency.
A guide to help you get back into your building following a disaster.
Establishes SERVPRO of Marietta West as your disaster mitigation and restoration provider.
Identification of the line of command for authorizing remediation work to begin.
Provides facility details such as shut-off valves locations, priority areas, and priority contact information.
Organize a Kit of Emergency Supplies
Be prepared to improvise and use what you have on hand to make it on your own for at least three days, or maybe even longer. While there are many things that might make you more comfortable, think first about planning to have fresh water, food, and clean air. Plan for a gallon of water per person per day for drinking and sanitation. Also include a three-day supply of non-perishable foods that are easy to store and prepare, such as protein bars, dried fruit, or canned foods. If you live or work in a cold weather climate, consider including warm clothes and a sleeping bag in your emergency kit as well. Some potential terrorist attacks could send tiny microscopic particles into the air. Many of these materials can only hurt you if they get into your body, so think about creating a barrier between yourself and any contamination. It’s smart to pack something to cover your mouth and nose, such as two or three layers of a cotton t-shirt, handkerchief or towel, or a filtered mask. It is also recommended that you include duct tape and heavyweight garbage bags in your emergency kit that can be used to seal windows and doors to create a barrier between yourself and any contamination on the other side.
Make a Plan for What You Will Do in an Emergency Situation
Plan in advance what you will do, and be prepared to assess the situation when the time comes. Whether a disaster strikes in your home or place of business, consider developing a communication plan so you have a way to contact family members or co-workers. Be sure each person knows the plan and review it ahead of time. Depending on your circumstances and the nature of the disaster, the first important decision you will need to determine is whether you should stay put or evacuate. It is recommended that you have a plan in place for both possibilities.
Be Informed About What Might Happen
Some of the things you can do to prepare for the unexpected are the same for both a natural or man-made emergency. By beginning the process of learning about specific threats relative to where you work or live, you are preparing yourself to react in an emergency. Be prepared to adapt this information to your personal circumstances, and make every effort to follow instructions received from authorities on the scene. With simple preparations, you can be ready for the unexpected.
The clean up specialist at SERVPRO of Marietta West, helping make fire and water damage “Like it never even happened”.
When your ready for disaster, help gets there faster. SERVPRO of Marietta West is ready 24/7 and has answered our local community of Marietta’s call time and time again. Whether it’s cleaning up storm damage, or mitigating a warehouse fire, SERVPRO of Marietta is here to help and can get the job done right the first time. When disaster strikes call the industry leaders, SERVPRO of Marietta West.
When your business suffers water or fire damage, the cost of repairs isn’t the only cost to take into account when assessing a commercial claim. One of the major costs that SERVPRO takes into account is the cost of lost business or “down time”. How much will it cost your business to miss that shipping deadline? Or, how much will it cost to close the entire office for several weeks? These are things SERVPRO of Marietta West can help your business assess and help you choose the right mitigation plan for your unique situation.
Call SERVPRO of Marietta West for commercial water and fire cleanup today!
One of the most critical aspects of any fire or water restoration project is getting to the damage quickly. By getting to the damage as soon as possible, SERVPRO’s restoration specialist can prevent additional damage from occurring and more quickly get your business back up and running as usual. SERVPRO believes in the principle of “Faster to any size disaster”, and takes this seriously. That’s why there are over 1,700 SERVPRO locally owned franchises nationwide. This way you are never more than a call away from a restoration company you can trust like SERVPRO of Marietta West.
SERVPRO of Marietta West’s Commercial Response Guarantee
Within the First Hour: Once notified by our customer, a SERVPRO loss coordinator will contact them to gather information about the business and details concerning the loss so that they can dispatch an emergency response team immediately.
Within Four Hours: Highly trained mitigation teams will arrive at your business ready to perform emergency services (Four hours is a maximum response time, most of our customers have technicians on-site within an hour of notification of the loss).
Within Eight Hours: Our customers and their insurance company will be provided an initial scope of loss and will be updated on the progress of the claim.
Check out what some of our satisfied customers have had to say about working with SERVPRO of Marietta West, or take a look at some of our Reviews on Google!
SERVPRO of Marietta West has preform restoration services for major hotels, community convention centers, private clubs, and government buildings.
Hotels and resorts pose unique challenges when it comes to the water and fire restoration industry. Who do you call when a fire sprinkler head goes off by accident? What do you do if you find mold growing in one of the rooms? Can you afford to completely shutdown during the restoration process? What will be covered under insurance and how will filing a claim affect your policy?
In business, time is money. Restoration projects are no different. The quicker SERVPRO of Marietta West can get on-site the quicker we can get you back to business as usual. Saving your business both precious time and money. The cost of restoring commercial properties can sometimes be insignificant in comparison to the loss of revenue due to “down time”. “Down time” is the amount of time, or more importantly the amount of revenue lost due to facilities inability to fill orders, work at full capacity, or otherwise fulfill the business’s obligations.
In today's digital age with Yelp, Google, and Facebook, upsetting even a single customer can cause a massive backlash online. That’s why you need a restoration company that has your back. A company that has handled numerous commercial claims before and can get the job done right the first time. SERVPRO’s team of professional restoration specialist will dry and restore your property to preloss conditions. In some cases, we can even facilitate partial access or use of non affected areas, so you don't have to completely shut down all operations.
SERVPRO of Marietta West has specialized commercial loss teams ready to respond 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our team of highly trained professionals can be on-site within an hour of notification in most cases, ready to start drying, restoring and mitigating your property. No job is too big or too small for SERVPRO of Marietta West. Whether you are a small family owned business or a Fortune 500 Company with thousands of employees, SERVPRO of Marietta West has the right plan of action for you. Getting your business back up and running quickly and safely is our number one priority!
From warehouses to office spaces SERVPRO of Marietta West has you covered!
When it comes to commercial water damage SERVPRO is the company that is faster to any size disaster. SERVPRO of Marietta West is your locally owned and operated SERVPRO franchise. You might ask, “What sets SERVPRO of Marietta West apart from the other local water restoration companies?” It’s our national backing of over 1,700 franchises nationwide, and our hands on “customer first” approach that you can only get from a locally owned business.
SERVPRO of Marietta West offers 24/7 emergency water extraction and restoration services, and has become the go-to name in the restoration industry. Our response time is typically less than one hour, and our trained professionals have the experience necessary to take care of even extensive water damage. When it comes to water damage, there's not much that SERVPRO of Marietta West hasn’t seen. From a forklift warehouse sprinkler system accident, to a condenser leak from an air conditioning unit. SERVPRO is ready and willing to answer the call.
SERVPRO of Marietta West’s Emergency Commercial Restoration Services
Emergency Water Extraction
Tree Removal, Roof Tarping, & Board Up Services
Structural & Contents Drying
Document & Textile Restoration
Move Out & Storage
Portable Power & Scalable Resources
Fine Art Restoration
Commercial water losses often require more man-power, equipment, and logistical planning than your average residential water claim. Most locally owned, and even regionally operated restoration companies do not have the resources necessary to dry commercial facilities. While air-movers and large room grain dehumidifiers work great in a residential application, commercial restoration often require specialized equipment like 25,000 CFM desiccant dehumidifiers, and generators capable of powering large buildings. No matter what size your business’s disaster SERVPRO of Marietta West is here to help pick up the pieces, and get you back to business.
SERVPRO of Marietta West also offers a full range of commercial construction services:
Carpet Repair & Installation
Drywall Repair/Installation & Paint
Electrical, Plumbing, & HVAC Services
Tile, Linoleum, Marble, & Hardwood Floor Repair
Get Your Business Back Up and Running With SERVPRO of Marietta West
SERVPRO of Marietta West servicing another water damaged assisted living facility in heart of Kennesaw GA
Showing up to your place of business to find out that your entire office space is soaking wet is a rough way to start any workday. SERVPRO of Marietta West sees this type of damage on a weekly basis and has tons of experience helping business owners and property managers navigate the drying and restoring of their workplace. Call in the professionals and leave it to us. We can be on site within an hour of notification in most cases with all the equipment and personnel needed to properly dry and document your water loss.
No amount of money has ever bought back a single second of time. Time is the one of those commodities that we can’t get more of. To a business time means money, and if your business is unable to operate due to water damage, fire damage or mold issues, it means you're losing money. Call SERVPRO of Marietta West so we can help get your employees back to work and keep the wheels of progress turning.
SERVPRO of Marietta West specializes in commercial losses. It doesn’t matter what size disaster, large or small. SERVPRO of Marietta West is always on call 24/7 and ready to respond, even during major holidays. Check out some of the commercial services we have to offer:
In need of restoration or mitigation services? Just give us a call (770) 428-5467
Here are a few types of commercial clients and scenarios we’ve handled in the past:
Small Office Buildings
Large Office/High-Rise Office Buildings
Small Retail Stores
Large Retail/Big-Box Stores
Manufacturing & Industrial
SERVPRO of Marietta West has service our community for over 17 years and is locally owned and operated. We have helped countless businesses get back up and running after suffering a water, fire, or mold loss. Our goal is to both restore and mitigate your business’s losses and get you back in business as fast as possible.
Commercial Emergency Ready Plan - Free, Quick, & Easy!
Call SERVPRO of Marietta West to schedule your free Emergency READY Plan today!
So, nobody likes thinking about "what if something goes wrong?", but as a business owner or facility manager it is your job to be ready when things do go wrong. Often times you are face with difficult situations & hard questions like:
Who do we call if the sprinkler system goes off?
The bathroom toilets are backed-up and spilling sewage onto the floor and carpet
Refrigeration unit lost power and flooded the warehouse or kitchen
Storm waters have engulfed our office space
Neighbor's pipe busted and water is coming through your celling
You can better prepare yourself and your business by having an Emergency READY Program (ERP) in place prior to when disaster strikes. Putting a plan in place doesn’t have to cost you a dime, and you can get started today in just 5 easy steps! Let SERVPRO of Marietta West help you better prepare for disaster. Once you have an ERP set up, getting help to cleaning up and restoring your property is just a few clicks away.
5 Easy Steps to Commercial Emergency READY Plan
STEP 1: Go to SERVPRO.com/ready to register for your free account using your email address as your username and enter a secure safe password.
STEP 2: Select SERVPRO of Marietta West as your preferred SERVPRO franchises. This way, in the event your business experiences water, fire, mold, or just about any other type of damage, SERVPRO of Marietta West is only a few clicks away.
STEP 3: Begin creating an ERP for your building or other properties you manage.
STEP 5: Launch the Ready Plan App and sign in using the same username and password from STEP 1.
You will be able to access and manage all the information in your ERP direct from your computer, tablet, or even your smartphone. Most importantly having the ERP in place before disaster strikes will save your business substantial amounts of time and money.
The key to recovering after disaster strikes is having a plan ahead of time to deal with any size disaster. SERVPRO of Marietta West's Emergency READY Program is the best way you can protect your business from down time!
Don't wait until it’s too late! Sign-up for a free ERP today!
SERVPRO of Marietta West Can Restore Documents Too!
In the aftermath of disaster, some of your most valued contents—documents, photographs, and books—could be lost forever. As a leader in the restoration industry, SERVPRO of Marietta West knows that timely mitigation is the key to recovering damaged possessions. With years of experience and state-of-the-art technology, SERVPRO’s restoration professionals will help you recover your paper goods before it is too late.
Our Document Restoration Facility:
Innovative: we use the latest vacuum freeze-drying method, as well as gamma irradiation technology for sterilizing
Secure: managed by HIPPA Master-certified technicians, under 24/7 surveillance
Digital: we use a computerized inventory system for digitizing your documents
Flexible capacity - we can accommodate large commercial losses or small residential jobs
Full Service: we offer a range of services including drying, cleaning/disinfecting, re-jacketing, digitizing, and deodorization
In many water damage situations, like sewage or flood water, documents will be exposed to bacteria, viruses, pesticides, or other harmful chemicals. Our team uses a gamma irradiation process to safely and effectively sterilize your documents.
In the digital age, converting your paper files and photos to digital formats can have an invaluable impact on your business or home. With the help of SERVPRO’s restoration professionals to digitize your documents, you can save storage space and have access to your records at the touch of a button. And perhaps most important of all, you’ll have digital copies of your valuable documents that can’t be lost in a flood or fire.
Why Choose SERVPRO of Marietta West?
SERVPRO of Marietta West will get the job done right. For document restoration backed by state-of-the-art equipment, over 40 years of experience and Professionals trained to the highest standards.
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SERVPRO of Marietta West professionals are available 24/7 to help remediate any damage, regardless of the cause, scale of the loss, or the size of you
Time is crucial to saving your business when disaster strikes. Every hour spent on recovery is an hour lost of revenue and productivity. Our professionals are available 24/7 to help remeidate any damage, no matter the cause of the scale of the loss. SERVPRO of Marietta West professionals are experienced in limiting business interruption, working after hours and around the clock to isolate the damage and restore your space so that you can continue business as usual.
Related Retail Services
Types of Facilities:
National Chain Stores
Have an emergency at your retail facility? – Call Us Now (770) 428-5467
We Can Restore Your Facility to Pre-Loss Conditions
Whether it's a supermarket or department store, and whether the cause is a fire or a burst pipe, our team will work quickly to assess your cleanup needs and isolate the damage. SERVPRO of Marietta West professionals are experienced in working with retailers to ensure that all surfaces, displays and merchandise are restored to preloss conditions so that you can re-open your doors as soon as possible.
Our Experience Includes:
Total Project Management
Inventory Control and Documentation
Facilities Cleaning and Restoration
Flooding and Water Damage Cleanup
Air Ducts and HVAC Cleaning
Smoke and Soot Cleanup
Document and Records Recovery
Why Choose SERVPRO?
Faster to Any Size Disaster
Speed is key. With over 1,700 Franchises across the U.S. and Canada, you can expect emergency work to begin quickly because there's always a Franchise nearby. A fast response lessens the damage, limits further damage, and reduces cost.
Scalable Resources To Accommodate Any Size Project
As a national leader in the restoration industry, SERVPRO can scale the number of personnel, equipment, and project management team members to accommodate any size project. For major events and large scale losses, we can mobilize one of our elite Commercial Large Loss Teams.
Flexible Solutions To Allow Normal Operations
We understand that your retail facility needs to continue operating, even in the face of disaster. In many cases, SERVPRO can clean up in a way that the damaged space can be safely isolated from functional space so that normal operations can proceed around the cleanup.
Call SERVPRO of Marietta West - No matter the size of the disaster, we can make it "Like it never even happened."
When disaster strikes at a hospitality facility, the help of a specialized team is critical in assuring that normal operations resume as quickly and safely as possible. Whether the cause is a coat hanger on a sprinkler head, a fire, a traumatic event, or a natural disaster, our team will coordinate with your management and maintenance staff to prioritize spaces, isolate the damage, and restore the area to your complete satisfaction, while minimizing the inconvenience to you and your guests.
Types of Facilities:
Our professionals are available 24/7 to help remediate any damage, regardless of the cause, scale of the loss, or the size of your facility.
Have an emergency at your hospitality facility? – Call Us Now (770) 428-5467
We Will Efficiently Prioritize Space When Restoring Your Hospitality Facility
From small entertainment venues to large convention centers and everything in between, we work quickly to assess your restoration needs and work with your staff to prioritize spaces so that basic operating functions can continue normally, and your guests can enjoy your services with minimal impact.
SERVPRO of Marietta West - Emergency Storm and Water Restoration...Ready for what ever happens!
As a business owner, insure or property manager, you are a leader in your community and have the opportunity to set an example for your employees, customers, and community to follow.
This year for National Preparedness Month, join your community in preparing for emergencies and disasters of all types, and leading efforts to encourage the community as a whole to become more prepared. "Disasters happen" and not only devastate individuals and neighborhoods, but entire communities, including businesses of all sizes.
As an employer in your community having a business continuity plan can help protect your company, its employees and its infrastructure, and mazimizes your chances of recovery after an emergency or disaster. Your can do this by taking three simple steps:
Plan to stay in business
Encourage your employees to become ready
Protect your investment
We must work together as a team to ensure that our families, businesses, and places of worship and neighborhoods are ready. At ready.gov/business, companies can find vital information on how to begin preparing their organization and addressing their unique needs during an emergency. You can also contact us, SERVPRO of Marietta West, to find out more on how to be ready when disaster strikes with an Emergency READY Program.
Why Kennesaw Restaurants Are More Susceptible to Water Damage than Other Businesses
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Restaurants typically have the highest water consumption of any class of business, leading not only to increased bills but also greater risk of water damage.
Kennesaw restaurants experience small-scale water damage on a much more frequent basis than other local companies, causing minor but still troublesome headaches for the unprepared. While SERVPRO can help with mitigation and restoration services to keep the real impact on your business to a minimum, you should be prepared for the most common issues you may find yourself facing.
Clogged Drains Whether it is in the restroom or the kitchen, clogged pipes and drains have the potential to cause a lot of water damage to your Kennesaw restaurant very quickly. While establishments with timed faucets are typically resistant to these disasters, troubles can still arise due to carelessness or malfunction. Overflowing sinks and drains spill high volumes of water on the floor, causing permanent damage to flooring materials if not properly drained or cleaned up. Should this issue arise, be sure to shut the water off quickly to prevent further harm.
Burst or Torn Water Lines Whether the water line is in the structure or an appliance, rips, and holes in pipes and tubes commonly create uncontrollable disasters. While aging kitchen equipment tends to be at the greatest risk, accidents can happen to even the newest and most premium appliances. Be sure to have sealant on-hand to patch up leaks quickly, and contact SERVPRO or an equipment technician as needed for further fixes.
Flooding Serious flooding can happen to restaurants either from natural disasters or major water leaks, such as a busted water main. When this happens, a fast call to SERVPRO is critical, as calling us without delay ensures that we can find and repair the issue in a timely fashion and mitigate as much damage as possible. These cases typically develop into lengthy, more challenging restoration processes, especially if we experience additional delays in the mitigation process. Our ERP, Emergency READY Profile Plan can help prevent, or at least mitigate, fire or water damage from closing your restaurant.
SERVPRO of Marietta West helps local businesses to survive and overcome even the worst disasters and damages. To enlist our aid, call us around the clock at (770) 428-5467.
What to Do After a Commercial Fire Disaster in Marietta, GA
If your commercial facility is in need of fire restoration call SERVPRO of Marietta West (770) 428-5467
A sudden fire in your business or commercial premises can be shattering and overwhelming. It may set you back in terms of infrastructure and revenues.
However, even in the face of such disaster, all is not lost. It is possible to restore your business premises back to its original state through commercial restoration services.
Commercial restoration is preferred to rebuilding as it saves you time and resources. You won’t have to buy most of your furniture and equipment again. Instead, a simple cleaning and a little restorative work should have them looking new and fresh.
Even when the fire damage is extensive, your property can still be salvaged through commercial restoration.
5 Things to Do After Commercial Fire Damage
What do you do after the fire trucks have left and you’ve ensured the safety of all your employees? What is the roadmap to normalcy?
1. Protect Yourself Before Entering the Building
If the fire department has allowed you to re-enter the building, make sure that you wear a mask to prevent smoke and other hazardous gases from entering your lungs.
It is also recommended to wear gloves to protect your hands from injuries and other dangerous materials.
2. Prevent Further Damage
Even after the fire is put out, damage can still continue. The water left behind by the firefighters can still destroy your furniture and other commercial items as well as promote mold growth.
If possible, remove all undamaged items such as documents, computers, and equipment from the building to a secure place to prevent them from further damage or possible looting.
3. Collect the Damage Information for Your Insurance
Your insurer will ask for a detailed list of inventory for all the damaged commercial items. You should, therefore, take clear photos and videos of the damage and make a list of all the destroyed items and structures. This will help you to get the most out of your insurance coverage while providing proof.
4. Call a Professional Commercial Restoration Expert in Marietta, GA
After a fire disaster, the fastest way to get your business up and running again is hiring a professional restoration company to clean and restore your building. Here are the steps taken to restore your business premises:
Damage assessment: This involves examining the extent of the damage. You will receive a comprehensive report and plan on commercial restoration after the assessment.
Elimination of smoke odor: After a fire disaster, your commercial premises will need a breath of fresh air. With the use of top-of-the-line industrial dehumidifiers and the best air movers, restoration experts will completely eliminate the smoke odor.
Soot removal: After a fire, the walls and ceilings of your building are likely to be covered in soot. Removing soot from surfaces on your own can be daunting. Restoration experts have the right products and tools for the job. Not a single stain will remain. When soot is properly removed, it will help prevent the growth of mold after the restoration process.
Repaint, Repair, and Restore: Finally, the restoration company will repaint the walls and make quick fixes to get your commercial building operational again.
5. Initiate an Arson Investigation
If you don’t know the cause of the fire, it is always recommended to conduct an arson investigation to determine what or who started it. This information can be vital during the insurance claims process.
And if the fire was started by a particular person intentionally or due to negligence, you can press charges and get help in property repair and restoration costs.
Talk to SERVPRO for Quick and Top-Notch Commercial Restoration in Marietta & Kennesaw
After a fire disaster, there are so many things that need to be done to get your business up and running again. You need to make new purchases, coordinate claims, prepare to move back in, contact your vendors and customers, and so many other things.
SERVPRO understands the stressful and traumatic process you are going through. That’s why we are dedicated to restoring your commercial property in the shortest time possible. We have highly skilled technicians and state-of-the-art equipment to restore your building to its pre-fire conditions.
Our major aim is to always meet and even surpass our clients’ expectations. In case of a fire disaster, do not hesitate to call us right away.
SERVPRO of Marietta West: Your Experts in Commercial Water Damage Restoration in North Georgia
Handle Your Marietta Commercial Water Damage with SERVPRO of Marietta West
If you have recently become a victim of commercial water damage in Marietta GA, you may be wondering what you can do to mitigate your damages. There is a critical period in which certain actions must be taken to preserve as much of your property as possible and to decrease any health risks when water damage has occurred in a commercial space.
Preparing a Space for Water Damage Restoration
Before you enter your commercial space or any flooded building, you will need to make sure the electrical power to the structure is shut off. You should also be aware that during a flooding event, small animals or reptiles tend to seek shelter inside of buildings. Be prepared to deal with the discovery of wild animals in your space.
Protect yourself from entering any flooded building by wearing an organic vapor respirator. You can purchase these at any local paint and building supply stores. You also want to have rubber gloves, protective clothing, and eye protection. The first thing you should do is ventilate the affected areas by opening the windows and placing fans where possible.
Unfortunately, there likely will be items that you need to throw away. Any items that are porous and have absorbed contaminated floodwater cannot be restored. If your commercial space has drywall, mattresses, pillows, box springs, particle board, carpets or carpet pads, these will need to be discarded if they have become saturated. However, there is good news: If you have clothing or household fabrics that can be machine-washed, you may be able to salvage them. Use your washing machine to clean these items with a 10-minute soak at the minimum in hot water with detergent. The soap and normal wash should remove most of the contamination and any staining that is present.
Be aware that your commercial space will need a thorough professional inspection, cleaning and possibly restructuring. Water damaged walls and installations must be removed and repaired, and pockets of saturation should be exposed for drying and sanitizing. Always remember that mold growth could take a few days to appear as it thrives in a moist environment with organic-type materials such as paper or particle board and in temperatures that range between 60 and 86 degrees Fahrenheit. Keep good airflow throughout the interior environment, and maintain moderate temperatures to decrease the risk of any mold growth. It is also important that you let your space dry out before any rebuilding occurs.
You can depend on SERVPRO of Marietta West to provide reasonable prices for commercial damages and other services in the Louisville area. Our restoration services include cleanup after water damage, fire damage, and storm damage. We also assist with mold remediation, and we're qualified to provide cleaning and building services. Our trained and certified IICRC technicians are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to begin your restoration. Whether you require cleanup after a commercial water damage or simply need a carpet cleaning, call us at (770) 428-5467.
An estimated 50% of businesses that close due to a disaster, such as fire and flood never reopen.
SERVPRO of Marietta West has worked with many businesses in the area to ensure they are prepared for any emergency.
Between 2004-2008 16,360 fires happened in retail stores and other mercantile properties such as grocery stores beauty and barbershops.
Those fires caused $648 million in property damage. Fire damage is worse after normal business hours. Fires that started between 9PM-5AM caused $75,000 dollars in damage. First that started between 5AM-9AM caused $24,000 dollars in fire damage.
More than 60% of U.S. small businesses do not have formal emergency response plans & do not back-up their data off site.
No Plan Means You're Less Likely to Recover
80% of companies that do not recover from a disaster within 1 month are likely to go out of business.
75% of companies without a business contingency plan fail within 3 years of a disaster.
70% of small business that experience major data loss go out of business within a year.
43% of companies that experience catastrophic data loss never reopen.
51% of companies with data loss closed within 2 years.
Tips For Creating a Successful Emergency Ready Plan
Let the professionals help you. Work with an emergency restoration company for assistance in creating your emergency ready profile.
Identify and label utility shut-off locations.
Identify local utility contact information.
Identify local emergency contact information such as fire, police, and hospital contacts.
Establish main internal contacts for purposes of employee safety and emergency work authorization.
The SERVPRO® Ready Plan is a tool for property managers and owners, both residential and commercial. It allows for the creation of an Emergency READY Profile. Please contact one our Business Development Representative to setup your free Emergency Ready Profile - (770) 428-5467 -
As a trusted leader in the restoration industry, SERVPRO of Marietta West has highly trained technicians that are dedicated to responding faster to any size disaster. We provide 24-hour emergency service and have the training and expertise to handle your restoration and cleaning needs. "Like it never happened." Contact us for more information.
SERVPRO of Marietta West...Your Experts in Commercial Water Removal & Restoration in North GA
Commercial fires often are the most devastating real estate that a property owner will have to oversee. In addition to wreaking havoc on your property, fires can force you to relocate temporarily so you can maintain running your business while the restoration process is completed. However, property owners who implement high-quality safety practices can often avoid the devastation and destruction that results from commercial fires. Read the brief outline provided below to learn how you can protect your property:
Install Automatic Fire Sprinklers
As many authorities know, having an automatic fire sprinkler on your property can reduce the risk of fire by up to 71%. Additionally, sprinklers can decrease your insurance premium. To keep your sprinkler in excellent condition, be sure that it is not blocked by dirt or paint. Also, be sure to inspect regularly your main control valve so that it is not left off. Finally, be sure that you take the precautions necessary to prevent the pipe from freezing.
Conduct Fire Emergency Training
Each of your employees should undergo fire safety training. The training can help prevent your staff members from being victimized. Here are a few subjects that should be covered in the emergency training:
Keep all combustible chemicals and materials away from heat-generating and electrical equipment.
Inspect your power sources regularly and don't overload your extension cords and outlets.
Teach your employees how to respond when a fire breaks out. Some subjects that should be covered include how to perform an organized evacuation, operate the fire extinguisher, and set the fire alarm.
Other issues that should be involved in the training include:
Breathing Apparatus Training
Fire Extinguisher Training
Confined Space Entry Training
First Aid Training
General Staff Emergency Awareness Training
Also, be sure that your employee team officials undergo the following fire emergency response training:
Fire Safety Officer Training
Fire Safety Adviser Training
Chief and Deputy Chief Warden Training
Emergency Control Organization Warden Training
Spill Response Training
Lay Flat Hose Training
Call SERVPRO of Marietta West Immediately
Although accessing and utilizing fire prevention measures is crucial and advantageous, there is still a chance that a fire could break out on your commercial property. If this happens, you need to know who to call for fast, efficient restoration services. The company to trust is SERVPRO of Marietta West. We have extensive industry experience and a passion for restoring offices to their original condition. We're ready to assist you immediately, so contact us now at (770) 428-5467.
As a locally owned and operated business, SERVPRO of Marietta West is strategically located to respond quickly to your fire emergency event. When commercial fire damage occurs in Marietta we have the resources and personnel to help. Call us today! - (770) 428-5467 -
Call SERVPRO of Marietta West for all of you commercial water drying needs!
Our SERVPRO Franchise has taken the IICRC Commercial Drying Specialist (CDS) class and has obtained special certifications to complete water mitigation in commercial buildings. Drying out a commercial building can be much different than performing a dry out service for a residential home. The materials a commercial building and residential home is built of can be completely different. The buildings are also used for different purposes.
The CDS course is a five day class and covers commercial, industrial, institutional and complex residential structures. The class teaches students to become skilled at performing damage inspections and evaluations. The class covers workflow management, process administration and technical methods of effective and timely drying of commercial, industrial, institutional and complex residential water damaged structures, systems and furniture.
Commercial drying projects often have additional potential hazards and safety risks than residential water mitigation projects. According to the IICRC, potential hazards include but are not limited to higher voltages, confined spaces, energized machinery, hazardous chemicals, heavy equipment and forklifts. In addition to this information, it is important that state and local laws for safety and contractors are still followed.
If you are in need of having mitigation performed on a commercial or industrial building in the Kennesaw area, make sure you utilize a company that has the knowledge to perform the services properly and effectively.
Improve your indoor air quality with duct cleaning?
Did you know your ventilation system is often the biggest culprit in poor indoor air quality? In most cases, the HVAC system has been operating for some time without much attention. Dirty ducts can circulate odors, contaminants such as mold, and irritating dust throughout your building or home. A routine part of SERVPRO of Marietta West's service is inspecting the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning unit (HVAC). Keeping the HVAC and ductwork clean can potentially extend the life-span of the equipment by allowing it to operate at peak condition, which may help save you money. Duct cleaning may not always be necessary.
In some circumstances, such as after a fire, smoke, or suspected mold growth, duct cleaning becomes an essential part of the cleanup process. In these cases, SERVPRO of Marietta West can often restore the HVAC system and ductwork to pre-damage condition.
If you have a fuel-burning furnace, stove, or fireplace, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recommends they be inspected for proper functioning and be serviced before each heating season to protect against carbon monoxide poisoning.
The SERVPRO® Duct Cleaning System is proven and cost-efficient. Unlike the majority of duct cleaning services, SERVPRO of Marietta West uses a portable ventilation and air duct cleaning system to examine ductwork and make a clean sweep, removing years of dust and grime.
The process begins by using patented equipment, including a roto-scraper, which automatically adapts to the duct’s shape and diameter while traveling through the duct, removing debris and filth before vacuuming begins.
Next, a powerful push-pull air delivery and collection system transfers the debris from the ducting to a 16-gallon container.
Air is filtered through a HEPA filtration system, removing 99.97 percent of the particles in the airstream. HEPA filters capture debris and keep the indoor environment clean.
As an optional process, a sealant or coating product may be sprayed to address odor or microbial concerns.
Filters will either be cleaned or replaced to remove odor and dirt.
For more information on duct cleaning, or to schedule an appointment, contact SERVPRO of Marietta West today. -(770) 428-5467-
Cold weather can have a huge impact on your home or business if you are not properly prepared. Whether it is heavy rain, freezing temperatures, damaging winds, sleet or snow, all can cause serious and costly property damage. While you cannot control the weather, you can take steps to prepare and help take the sting out of winter weather.
To help prevent costly damages due to weather, consider taking the following precautions to protect your property before colder weather hits.
Check your business property for downed tree limbs and branches. Weather, such as wind, heavy rain, ice and snow, can cause branches to fall, which could cause damage to the property and potentially cause personal injuries.
Roofs, water pipes and gutters should all be inspected to ensure they are in proper order. Gutter downspouts should be directed away from your building. Clear gutters of debris that may have gathered during fall. Leaves and other obstructions can lead to a damming effect, that can lead to roof damage and interior water problems.
Inspect property, especially walkways and parking lots, for proper drainage to alleviate flood hazard potential.
Inspect all handrails, stairwells and entryways to address and correct potential slippery of hazardous areas. Install mats or non-slip surfaces and post caution signs where water could be present.
Protect water pipes from freezing by simply allowing water to drip when temperatures dip below freezing. If pipes are under a cabinet, leave the cabinet doors open allowing warm inside air to circulate around the pipes. If the building has outdoor faucets, concider shutting water off at the main valve in the basement or crawl space. Once the valve is off, open the outdoor faucet to ensure tit drains, preventing any remaining water from freezing in the pipe.
Ask SERVPRO of Marietta West -(770) 428-5467- about completing an Emergency READY Profile (ERP) for your business. The ERP is a no cost assessment to your facility, and provides you with a plan to get back in business fast following a disaster.
When winter weather strikes, call SERVPRO of Marietta West -(770) 428-5467- to strike back.
Spring cleaning is a tradition allowing us to freshen our environment and get a head start on the hectic seasons of spring and summer. While many people deep clean their homes, this is also a great time to clean and organize your business.
SERVPRO of Marietta West can help get your facility in tip top shape. In addition to air duct and HVAC cleaning, SERVPRO of Marietta West is trained to use state-of-the-art equipment to remove soils hiding deep within your carpet, as well as focused stains removal and stain resistance applications. Other services include: upholstery and drapery cleaning, hard floor cleaning and care, and odor deodorization.
A clean environment is a healthy environment! Improve your living and work spaces this spring. SERVPRO of Marietta West have the tools to make your home or business sparkle in on time!
Quick Workspace Tips:
Divide Your Workspace Into Zones: Determine how you want and need to use the space and set up zones for your daily functions. You may require a workspace for your computer, a library area for our research, a storage area for supplies and a filing area for your archives. This will provide a foundation for a more efficient use of space.
Keep Only What You Need At Arm's Length: Boxes of pens, stacks of papers and old coffee cups need to go. Rid your desk of visual clutter by paring down the items on top to the essentials only. Supplies, paperwork and personal items should be kept in the zones you've established for them.
Sort Your Catch-All Drawer: Use drawer dividers to give everything a place, like compartments for paperclips and rubber bands. Go through the draw every six weeks and clear out anything that is out of place or isn't being used.
Eliminate Digital Clutter: Digital clutter can be just as stressful as physical clutter. Organize digital files and your e-mail inbox just as you would paper files-with a system of logical and clearly labeled folders. Also, keep the icons on your desktop to a bare minimum, and trade in sticky notes on your monitor for calendar reminders.
The SERVPRO Emergency READY Profile (ERP) will help ensure you and your business are "Ready for whatever happens."
In the event of an emergency, the SERVPRO Emergency READY Profile, can help minimize business interruption by having an immediate plan of action in place for your facility. The ERP is a comprehensive document containing critical information about your business, including: Emergency Contact Information, Shut-off Valve Locations and Priority Areas. The ERP is also accessible online using your computer or tablet; download SERVPRO's free Rady Plan app to access this information at any time using your smartphone or tablet.
The ERP establishes your local SERVPRO Franchise Professional (SERVPRO of Marietta West - (770) 428-5467) as your disaster mitigation and restoration provider, giving you access to over 45 years experience and a system more then 1,700 franchises strong. Knowing what to do and who to call in advance is key to quick response and timely mitigation. Having a plan in place may help minimize the amount of time your business is inactive and get you back in the building following a disaster.
Preparation is the key to making it through any size disaster, whether it is a small water leak, a large fire or an area flood. The best time to plan for such events is not when the event happens, but well before it happens. No one ever plans on a disaster, but now, you can plan for it.
The ERP is a NO COST assessment, all it requires is a little time, making it a great value that could save a lot of time in the future. Call SERVPRO of Marietta West to establish your Emergency READY Profile.
Helping Schools: Provide Clean, Health Environments for Our Children.
Educational institutions can depend on SERVPRO Marietta West for fast, thorough service in the event of fire, water or mold damage. With 24-hour emergency response, SERVPRO of Marietta West provides mitigation, cleanup and restoration services to reduce recovery costs and to help ensure minimal interruption to your curriculum. SERVPRO of Marietta West also provides expert cleaning for emergencies or special needs exceeding routine janitorial capabilities, including stain removal, upholstery and drapery dry cleaning, indoor air quality and vandalism cleanup. Our franchise is trained to clean and sanitize building materials, surfaces and contents following restoration industry standards, using professional cleaning products and EPA registered cleaners and disinfectants.
Commercial Water Damage Events Present Unique Challenges
Flooding and water damage events at Marietta West commercial properties are often complex with numerous issues that require a knowledgeable and flexible response. Whether we’re dealing with a relatively small water cleanup scenario or a large scale event, we work quickly to assess each unique situation and isolate the damaged area. In many instances, normal operations can continue in a temporary space while we restore your facility.
Our professionals are trained to be mindful of legal and environmental concerns and strive to fully restore the damaged area while working within your budgetary constraints. We understand that every hour spent cleaning up is an hour of lost revenue and productivity. So when an emergency situation arises in your business, give us a call and we’ll be there fast with the help you need.
About SERVPRO of Marietta West
SERVPRO of Marietta West 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.