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Removing Water Damage from Hyde Park Properties

11/10/2022 (Permalink)

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Hyde Park Water Damage Often Requires Experienced SERVPRO Restoration

From spills to plumbing issues, thousands of homes throughout Dutchess County experience some type of damage incident in their lives. Professional restoration is often beneficial for several reasons, considering the severity of these situations and how easily water can migrate beyond the origin point.

SERVPRO understands how typical water damage in Hyde Park homes can be. Because of how frequently our administration receives these restoration requests, we keep skilled WRT-Certified technicians available 24/7 to help. Prompt arrival after these disasters ensures the necessary mitigative steps are taken to protect the property, contents, and house occupants.

Types of Water Damage

It is estimated that insurance providers pay out more than two billion dollars annually in the restoration required for water and subsequent mold damage. Professional restoration technicians approach different disasters with specific mitigation and recovery solutions based on the affected areas of the house. Three types of water or moisture damage include:

  • Surface Water – This is the visible presence of water and moisture on the surface of building materials or pooling on the property.
  • Absorbed Water – Porous materials exposed to water can absorb this moisture, requiring a different restoration type.
  • Hidden Caches – When the water reaches structural cavities, these systems can hold moisture and promote secondary effects like mold development.

Common Causes of Water Damage

There are many threats to a residence that fall under the heading of water disasters. While the degree of damage can vary considerably, all emergencies like these should be approached urgently using mitigative strategies. Common triggers of damage include:

  • Leaks - Loose fittings, damaged connections, and pressure fluctuations can all impact the development of leaks throughout the plumbing system and at connected fixtures.
  • Appliances - Water-fed appliances are standard installations for homes. Washing machines, dishwashers, and water heaters all play a role in comfortable living but can be destructive to a home when these appliances malfunction.
  • Burst Pipes - From considerable temperature changes to aging plumbing, burst pipes can produce high volumes of water in the affected areas. Extraction and drying are both critical processes to follow.
  • Flooding - Post-storm flooding is another infiltrating and aggressive form of damage your home could experience. Invading water from outside can cripple your building’s structural envelope and defenses, making the repair SERVPRO can offer as helpful as the restoration.

Effective Water Mitigation

Mitigation is the collection of processes our professionals undertake to address the pressing concerns of water damage before much of the restoration begins. Some emergency services within this phase precede even the job scoping by our management, allowing us to overcome steep obstacles to the recovery like standing water, damaged contents, structural deterioration, and immediately needed repairs.

Mitigating losses lowers the expected restoration time and reduce out-of-pocket expenses for the customer. Water restoration professionals are ready to mobilize with helpful tools and products to begin protecting what matters most with our continuous availability.

Drying Water Threats

There are hundreds of drying decisions made for every water damage incident your home or business endures. As IICRC-compliant and experienced restoration professionals, we arrive with a fleet of vehicles stocked with mitigation and cleanup products. Specific processes utilize a combination of air movers, dehumidification, and heat.

  • Surface Drying
  • Structural Cavities
  • Capillary Suction
  • Humidity Management

It is necessary to address water damage in Hyde Park homes as soon as possible to avoid structural impact. Our SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County team can help. Call now at (845) 635-4550.

Fight Hyde Park Fire Damage with Experienced Help

11/10/2022 (Permalink)

firefighter putting out a fire Effective clean-up and remediation are needed when fire damage affects your Hyde Park home. Contact our certified SERVPRO technicians for services.

SERVPRO Helps After Hyde Park Fire Damage to Restore Properties

Fire damage can have a more significant impact on homes and businesses than many property owners realize. Some commercial loss incidents can be so severe that the company never reopens, so having fast, reliable, professional restoration is critical to returning to preloss conditions. SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County provides a full-service approach to repair and recovery.

There are dozens of possible causes for fire damage in Hyde Park homes, so the related restoration approaches change to suit these varying circumstances. Our primary objective is mitigating loss and protecting the structure in the earliest stages, incorporating our helpful balance of experienced technicians and general contractor license available 24/7. 

Mitigating Fire Damages

A reason for our continually growing and learning roster of fire damage restoration professionals is the urgency of loss incidents. Combustion leaves volatile environments that require immediate action to prevent more significant damage, structural compromise, or personal harm. The availability of our rapid response team ensures that we have qualified and certified technicians ready to help with:

  • Temporary Structural Work - Board-up and tarping services are often needed, making our general contractor license a beneficial accreditation for emergency services. We seal over structural vulnerabilities and provide any urgent utility repairs.
  • Fire Debris Removal - Debris removal describes the physical actions to remove the heaps of ash, blistered building materials, and soot throughout the structure. Removing these harsh byproducts of combustion allows for less concentrated soot and odor damage during the subsequent fire cleanup and smoke remediation steps.
  • Content Relocation - The team works to determine the best course of action with exposed personal belongings, furniture, and household contents. If the items can be relocated to a safer area on the premises, this is desirable against the pack-out process to move these objects to our nearby SERVPRO facility.

Smoke Damage Remediation

Several pressing concerns exist with removing post-fire smoke damage from the property. Smoke can spread rapidly in a structure, even penetrating porous materials to be a more severe obstacle for restoration professionals working to resolve the problem. Depending on the type of smoke damage, restoration can take starkly different paths. Some of the usual compositions of soot and smoke damage seen on surfaces include:

  • Wet Smoke - Smoldering fires produce thick and challenging moist residues on surfaces. Because of the composition of these soils, solvents and detergents are needed for emulsification and dissolving.
  • Dry Smoke - High-heat fire loss events produce a thin, chalky film after several fuels are consumed during combustion. Dry cleaning methods can often be an efficient approach.
  • Grease/Protein Residues - These types of soils result from kitchen fires directly correlated with cooking. Grease fires, specifically, can be violent and get quickly out of control. Nearby surfaces can be coated with a thick protein residue that requires solvents to address.
  • Furnace Puffback Soils - Oil furnaces are a standard installation for their efficient heating of Dutchess County homes. When micro-explosions occur in the ignition chamber, ionized and moist soot damage can be propelled through the ducts into connected rooms.

Capable FSRT-Certified Professionals

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification set many industry standards governing expected results and quality restoration work. Through coursework and education provided by this organization, we have effectively trained multiple members of our roster to know how to rapidly manage several facets of fire damage restoration and recovery, including:

  • Surface cleaning
  • Soot removal
  • Content cleaning
  • Air quality improvement
  • Structure drying
  • Repairs

Fire damage in Hyde Park properties is unexpected and destructive, but SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County has experienced FSRT-Certified professionals to help. Call us today at (845) 635-4550.

Hyde Park Mold Damage Is a Threat to Households 

11/10/2022 (Permalink)

SERVPRO car in a parking lot overlooking a lake When you need mold damage restoration in Hyde Park, you can trust SERVPRO to get the job done.

Mold Damage in Hyde Park Properties Should Be Professionally Remediated

Along with water damage that typically serves as a cause, mold destroys homes and requires several cleaning, repair, and remediation levels. The threat to your house amplifies the longer that microbial threats go unchallenged and unresolved. SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County has a roster of qualified and experienced remediation professionals to help mitigate loss and clean up after microbial damage.

Discovering Mold Damage

Mold damage in Hyde Park residences and businesses is not always easy to distinguish and recognize. Even with the highly destructive nature of active colonization, you might not immediately notice a forming microbial organism if you are not conscious of this possibility. A few potential signals for a developing microbial concern include:

  • Malodors – An identifying condition that could indicate active colonization is an offensive, musty odor in specific areas of your household.
  • Physical Spotting – Drywall can show physical signs of mold exposure, often in the form of irregular spots appearing on the painted visible interior surface.
  • Damp Surfaces – Surfaces that stay wet to the touch or areas of your home that are noticeably humid can be ideal conditions for active colonies.

What Makes Mold Destructive?

Microbial growth is underrated because many homeowners do not realize what must happen to sustain and support a colony of mold spores. Organic matter is a food source for organisms, deteriorating structural elements hosting microbes. Wood particles in drywall, for instance, can be food for the colony and remain damp enough to facilitate the growth of the organism as well.

Remediation Solutions for Mold Damage

Even with containment barriers installed to limit the available migration of active mold spores, several surfaces can be impacted or influenced by colonies growing in the work area. Several remediation strategies can help, including:

  • Surface Treatment - Chlorine products and sporicidal solutions from our inventory have lower toxicity than other chemicals, so they are more widely used as the first defense against active microbial threats.
  • Abrasive Cleaning - Media like sodium bicarbonate or ground corn cobs combined with pressurized air or water can effectively remove active surface mold concerns without ruining the host material. This is an appropriate next step if surface treatment solutions are not penetrative enough.
  • Sanding/Mechanical Action - Hand and power sanding approaches remove a thin layer of surface material from building elements like wood framing. If this process is enough to remove the full hyphae of the organism, it can prevent tear-out and reconstruction.
  • Controlled Demolition - This process utilizes the full spectrum of available services with our general contractor license to perform calculated and precise removal of affected building materials. Partial removal strategies improve reconstruction times and prevent higher remediation costs.

Full-Service Contractors for Mold Damage

Our contractor license is advantageous in choosing the high-efficiency remediation services our SERVPRO professionals provide. While controlled demolition is a staple of remediation approaches, having a team of capable professionals able to repair and build back the residence after mold damage cleanup is critical. Our reconstruction targets remediation-related damage and necessary steps to prevent mold recurrences.

"Like it never even happened."

As with all restoration and remediation actions that our team takes, we strive to remove mold and overcome the physical harm to the property however possible. Our objective is to return the house to preloss condition, which means a state where you can no longer tell that destructive mold impacted the residence.

When mold damage in Hyde Park is discovered, trust our SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County remediation team to help. We are available 24/7 at (845) 635-4550.

SERVPRO Is Among Most Trusted Mold Removal Companies in Hyde Park

11/9/2022 (Permalink)

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Hyde Park Residents Call SERVPRO for Mold Remediation

Unmitigated mold can spread through the structure rapidly, compromising the structural integrity of the building materials. Hiring SERVPRO, one of the top-rated mold removal companies in Hyde Park, can help you control this problem before it gets out of control. 

SERVPRO is among the few mold removal companies in Hyde Park that prioritize the safety and efficiency of the process. We use the IICRC S520 guidelines for mold inspections, remediations, and removal. Our goal is to ensure that mold damage from your property is mitigated as quickly and safely as possible.

Cleaning Mold Damage

One of the toughest challenges during cleaning mold damage is to limit the aerosolization of mold spores. While some aerosolization is unavoidable during mold removal, SERVPRO techs establish containment zones to limit the spread of airborne spores.

The IICRC recommends various techniques to clean mold damage from surfaces-

  • Air-based methods: Include air washing and HEPA vacuuming. These methods are useful if mold is restricted to a smaller area of your home and when SERVPRO techs can establish strong containment zones.
  • Liquid-based methods: Use water in combination with light abrasion to remove mold contamination.
  • Abrasive methods: Sanding, scraping, and brushing are abrasive methods that SERVPRO techs use to dislodge the contamination.

Abrasive or Media Blasting

Media blasting is a less tedious and time-consuming method for mold removal. In this method, an air blast of a fast-moving centrifugal wheel throws abrasive particles like sand, soda, and dry ice against the mold-contaminated surface. Besides saving time and reducing effort, media blasting is effective for cleaning irregular and hard-to-reach surfaces.

Call SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County at (845) 635-4550. Our restorers work hard to restore your mold-damaged home “Like it never even happened.”  

At SERVPRO, We Are Your Neighbors

10/12/2022 (Permalink)

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Choosing SERVPRO

There are many reasons to choose SERVPRO as your partner in restoration. Our professional staff has the training and experience to handle every kind of fire, water and storm damage. Choosing SERVPRO comes with a substantial amount of expertise.

If mold is suspected in your Dutchess home or business, our certified mold remediation services can take care of your property before damages set in. We even cover specialty needs, like graffiti removal and biohazard cleanup.

One of the top reasons for choosing SERVPRO, though? We are locally owned and operated.

3 Reasons Being Locally Owned Is a Difference-Maker

When you need mold restoration, you want a reputable and well-trusted company. You need, however, a company that is close by because timing will always be of the essence when it comes to recovering from a disaster.

  • We Can Respond Fast

Waiting for recovery can add to your stress levels and allow damage to become worse. The longer your restoration is delayed, the higher the bill for your repair process will get.

Working with SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County means that you won’t have to worry about waiting. We are available to respond to your call 24⁄7. Since we are located in your community, we will start your restoration quickly.

  • We’re Prepared for Local Weather Conditions

When the weather is threatening to turn severe, we watch the same newscasts as you. We begin preparing resources immediately to start community recovery as soon as the storm moves out.

Being local means knowing what our weather can bring and the damages it can leave behind. We have lived through our hot summers that often bring flooding rains and heavy storms and our windy and cold winters with frequent heavy snowstorms. We have cleaned up after the storms that have come through our corner of New York.

  • We Know NW & SE Dutchess County Front and Back

Restoration companies will travel from other states and towns for repair projects. When these companies come into town, they will need your assistance with directions, city hall information and other location-specific information.

Our team has been in this area for a long time, and we all live amongst you. We know why our county is listed as one of the best places to live. Even with our growing population, we know how to navigate our streets and neighborhoods.

We also know how to communicate with local officials to obtain necessary permits and keep up with regulations to move your project forward regularly. Because we are your neighbors, we know how our community works and will do what it takes to get your life back on track.

An Extra Benefit

We are ready to handle any disaster that happens in our area with our highly trained crew located right here in the community. While we have all the resources and staff to handle most events, when a large-scale disaster strikes that affects our entire county or even state, you have an additional benefit when you work with SERVPRO.

We are locally owned and operated, but a nationally recognized brand also backs us with years of experience and knowledge in restoration. With just a phone call, we can have help in town to get every part of our community put back together after any disaster.

When disaster strikes your home or business, we are the team you can trust—located right here, close to home. Get in touch today to get started!

Call SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County at (845) 635-4550, we are available 24/7 365 days a year.

Prevent Fire Caused by Lightning

9/20/2022 (Permalink)

multiple lightning strikes off in distance of dark purple night sky If you are dealing with smoke or fire damage from a recent fire, call SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County to learn about a restoration solution for you

Prevent A Fire In Dutchess Caused by Lightning

You know it is essential to prepare fire safety supplies and a fire emergency plan to protect your loved ones, but even a well-practiced plan could be changed by the weather immediately.

Lightning was the source of close to 70,000 damage claims during 2020, and it strikes nearly 6,000 times every minute all around the world. Protecting your Dutchess home from fire damage is a must when the risks are so high, and no one is immune.

What Is Lightning?

When an electrical current between the ground and the clouds in the sky forms, it creates a giant spark called lightning. Lightning happens during thunderstorms and occasionally during volcanic eruptions, extremely hot forest fires, and heavy rounds of snow.

Lightning threatens during more than just severe weather as well. Dry lightning is an event that occurs without rain and creates a risky scenario since it can start a wildfire. Different threats happen at other times of the year, making it wise to stay prepared for strikes all the time.

Protecting Your Home From Lightning Fires

Lightning has the potential to start a fire and do a substantial amount of damage when it strikes. A fire that originates from lightning most often begins in the attic or upper walls and starts either because of the extreme heat or an electrical surge that results from the strike passing through your home.

You may not know a fire has started right after a strike, but you should hear the strike hit your home. If a loud boom seems to shake the windows, look at the walls and check your attic for black marks and the smell of smoke. Give the fire department a call, and after all, is cleared, let an electrician check your electric panel and wiring.

To give your home a layer of protection, consider adding a lightning rod to your roof. This device will take the shock of a strike and divert both the heat and the electrical current into the ground instead of into your home.

A surge protector for your entire house can also reduce the risk of a surge that results from a strike. This can be added to your central electric unit and offers a significant layer of protection for your electrical appliances and aid in preventing fires.

When Lightning Strikes Nearby

Each year, an average of 9,000 wildfires are caused by lightning, and with the high heat that a strike carries, these fires often are a threat to broad areas as they burn hot and quickly.

Protect your home by keeping your yard clear of dry vegetation and debris. Think about creating defensible zones with your landscaping, too. This can keep the fire away from structures if one does start.

Make sure there is a working smoke detector near every sleeping area and every level of your house so you can move to safety no matter where you are.

If your home is damaged during a lightning strike or a resulting fire, call SERVPRO 24⁄7. We have the experience, equipment, and training to finish your recovery quickly.

Have you experienced smoke or fire damage in your home? Call SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County today at (845) 635-4550 to get the restoration finished fast.

Mold Can Strike Any Poughkeepsie Home

9/13/2022 (Permalink)

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SERVPRO Provides Mold Remediation to Keep Your Home Looking Great

Poughkeepsie is the beautiful Queen City of the Hudson and is a bustling city of over 30,000 residents. Settled by the Dutch in the 17th century, it became a chartered city in 1854. After the Revolutionary War, it became the capital of New York. Today it is a diverse community of people who live, work, and play together. 

Any Home Can Have a Mold Problem

No matter where you live, you can develop mold with the proper conditions. Mold is not something you want to try to clean up yourself. If you use the wrong cleanser, you could cause further mold damage to the impacted surface on your Poughkeepsie property. It is also not something you want to ignore, as it can cause health effects. SERVPRO can provide mold remediation to your home that can stop the growth in its tracks. Depending on the extent of the problem, our technicians:

  • Locate the source of the moisture
  • Contain the area to prevent further spread
  • Clean impacted areas with agitative cleaning methods
  • Sanitize with antimicrobial agents
  • Deodorize if needed
  • Dispose of structural material or content not salvageable
  • Leave your home, "Like it never even happened."

SERVPRO has been providing mold remediation for the area for quite some time with many satisfied customers. When we arrive at the scene, we do a scope to determine exactly what needs to be done. We then put a plan of action together so the crew could be busy resolving the problem. 

SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County is proud to be part of such a historic town. For mold remediation services, contact us at (845) 635-4550.

Common Types of Storm Damage

8/22/2022 (Permalink)

a large lightning strike off in the distance of a dark sky When you suffer storm-related damage to your home or business, make SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County your first call.

Severe storms can raise anyone’s anxiety level

When you own a home, you have the stress of worrying about storm damage. While most homes are built to withstand weather extremes, damages are always possible when a strong storm moves in.

Each season brings its variety of threats, but rain, hail, snow, and sleet will always come with the risk of storm damage to your Dutchess home, sometimes down to the very structure.

Your level of risk will vary depending on several factors, including the type of storm coming in, the materials your home is constructed from, and even your landscaping. And sometimes, whether you receive damages simply comes down to luck.

It is not uncommon to see a wide variety of weather in New York. Still, some of our main extremes include snowstorms in the winter and severe thunderstorms in the summer. We can also see the occasional tornado.

This past July, we saw a week where several tornadoes touched down. The more we learn about common kinds of storm damage and how to protect our homes from them, the safer we can stay.


Wind damage begins when high-velocity winds pound a building with strong gusts. Hurricanes and tornadoes carry these kinds of winds, but even a mild thunderstorm can blow winds up to 100 mph.

When winds reach this strength, they can cause damage to themselves or toss other items around. To stay safe, shelter indoors in an interior room away from windows and walls. Debris can easily pierce walls or break glass when it is thrown at a high rate of speed.

You can take steps to prevent this kind of damage to your property. Clear limbs and rocks loose or overly close to your house. Tie down your outside furniture so it can’t fly around when the wind picks up. The more debris you can clean up, the less damage wind can cause.


Water damage is one of the most commonly occurring types of storm damage. A storm with a heavy downpour can cause ponding of water outside your home, which can leak through window seals and doors.

When a large amount of water falls, it can begin to seep through your ground floor and cause structural damage.

Use your landscaping as your first line of defense to mitigate your risks from water damage to your property. Create slopes or consider installing an absorbent rain garden. This is a beautiful way to protect your home from the water before it can threaten your home.

You should also keep your gutters clear to allow water to flow away from your house. When the gutter gets clogged, water can pool on your roof and leak through to every level of your home.


Another common form of damage is when objects are knocked over or blown around and make an impact on another object. This kind of damage can be completely destructive, as it can often include trees falling on vehicles or homes.

To avoid this kind of damage, keep your trees trimmed and remove from your property those that are not healthy.

In 2021, weather disasters led to more than $145 billion in damages. When you take the time to protect your home, you can save yourself money and rest a little easier knowing you are safer.

If your home has been damaged by a storm, call SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County. We are available 24⁄7 with the industry-leading equipment and experience needed to complete your restoration faster.

When you suffer storm-related damage to your home or business, you must know who to call! Contact SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County today at (845) 635-4550 to get your storm damage restoration started faster. 

Why SERVPRO Should Handle Your Restoration

8/11/2022 (Permalink)

a group of employees with restoration tools walking away from SERVPRO van No matter what type of disaster you face, SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County is only a phone call away.

With Our Fast Response and Experience SERVPRO Can Help Recover Your Home Or Business

Even once you have a plan put together, you may still damage your property. No matter what has happened, how quickly you respond is the most important part of the restoration. The quicker things begin, the less damage your property will accrue. That is why SERVPRO’s number should be a part of your emergency plan.

At SERVPRO, we are a locally owned small business, like so many of you, we understand how difficult each day can be when you are running a business. When everything is piled on your plate, and you have your whole to-do list on your mind, storm restoration in your Hyde Park area is the last thing you want to deal with. You can’t stop a natural disaster; sometimes they come with no warning, but you can prepare yourself. And since disasters don’t only affect businesses, this means being prepared at home as well. In order to be ready for anything, you must prepare an emergency plan. storm damage in your Hyde ParkAny plan should start with a knowledge of a variety of disasters.

Why Choose SERVPRO?

We have seen a lot of different scenarios. Disasters and restorations are a common occurrence around the nation, but every situation is unique.

On average, 14 million homes risk flooding each year, but the damage to each one will require different cleanup.

Our team can handle any restoration of any size or scope. We examine your unique situation to ensure that a plan is implemented to get things back to as they were before quickly. The most crucial part of any restoration is timing. The quicker someone responds, the more that can be saved.

When water takes over a home, the damage to several items such as furniture, fabrics, and painted walls happens immediately. When water sticks around for a while, mold and mildew will start to take over, which could eventually damage your home’s structure. You can call SERVPRO day or night to get things moving. Our services go beyond simple restoration. Not only do we restore the damage of a disaster, but we also take over your complete recovery.

We can pack up items in your home with you, cover your roof with a tarp or even do a complete rebuild of damaged areas. We work with your insurance agency so that claims are taken care of. We want your restoration to be as painless as possible, and we are ready to take care of you however you need.

Regardless of the disaster you face, SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County is ready to give you a hand. With our expertise and industry-leading equipment, we will have your property back to its pre-damaged condition before you ever thought possible. When your home or business suffers damage, it’s important that you know who to call! Contact us today at (845) 635-4550 to get restoration started faster.

Commercial Water Restoration in Poughkeepsie Requires Expertise

8/8/2022 (Permalink)

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Trust SERVPRO for Commercial Water Restoration in Poughkeepsie

My shopping mall has water damage. Who can help me deal with the disaster? It would help if you had a restoration firm with the resources and real-world experience to restore your property to its normal condition. 

SERVPRO has many years of experience in performing water restoration in commercial properties. You can count on us for effective commercial water restoration in your Poughkeepsie shopping mall. We can repair your business premises with minimal disruption to your daily operations. The consequences of water intrusion into a shopping mall may be devastating or minimal based on various factors. Some water damage effects include: 

  • Property damage – It includes damaged inventory items, damage to the building's structure, and damage to equipment. 
  • Human aspects – They include safety risks to mall employees, customers, and store attendants. 
  • Interrupted business functions – Water damage can affect the delivery of products or impair the electronic processing of sales or other transactions. Essential vendors or suppliers can become unavailable. 
  • Business liability – This can happen if the risk of commercial water damage is known, but no one does anything about it. 
  • Lost market share – If you close your mall for long, consumers can visit a rival mall. Failure to gain the market share can result in your business failing to retain its net worth.

SERVPRO's longstanding heritage is dedicated to resourcefulness, innovation, outstanding customer service, and empathy. We can provide high-quality, fast water cleanup and restoration services. 

Our SERVPRO crew can use portable extraction equipment to remove standing water from the affected areas. Our restorers can also use moisture measuring devices to detect moisture concentration on affected building materials. These devices work on the principle of measuring electrical resistance. Moisture measuring devices usually have a color scale that indicates whether a material's moisture levels are elevated, slightly elevated, or expected. 

When a material's moisture levels are slightly elevated or elevated, our SERVPRO team can use air movers to increase evaporation at the surface level. We can also use dehumidifying equipment to remove moisture from the air after it has evaporated. 

If your commercial property has water damage, don't hesitate to contact SERVPRO of NW & SE Dutchess County at (845) 635-4550 for efficient restoration. We're Faster To Any Size Disaster.