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Fire Continuing Education Class

Fire Continuing Education Class

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside hosted a fire damage class for our local insurance agents.  We were lucky enough to get the Fire Inspector, Anthony Monk, from Broadview fire department to come out and give a hands on demonstration on the proper way to handle a fire extinguisher.  Our agents loved the experience and it made the things they were learning in class really come to life.  

Safety First

Safety First

We received our new hard hats today for a big job we are starting next week.  Our office manager took that as her opportunity to practice safety first!  

If you have a fire, water, or mold job you need help with, SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North is always "Faster to any size disaster".  

Intoducing Big Green!

Intoducing Big Green!

Welcome our newest member of the fleet.  Big Green! 

We found Big Green at a local auto auction for used post office vehicles. No, shes not a used Pea Pod vehicle.  She gets that a lot.  We got Big Green all cleaned up, painted that beautiful SERVPRO green, then she got all prettied up with our lettering and contact information.  

Big Green will be the newest of SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside's water emergency vehicles.  She will be loaded up with all the equipment we need as well as other cleaning materials for all those bigger water emergencies. We are proud to add her to our fleet of SERVPRO vehicles.  

If you have water, fire, or mold damage call SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside at 708-240-4873.  We will make it "Like it never even happened." 

Dogs of SERVPRO

Dogs of SERVPRO

In honor of national "Take your dog to work day" we are showing off Homie.  When he visits the office he loves to take a nap right at our desks  Today, we honor you Homie!  Enjoy your day! 

Sump Pump Failure

Sump Pump Failure

It doesn’t take a huge flood to cause thousands of dollars in damage.  A sump pump failure can cause quite a bit of damage to your Chicago area home.  Call SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside at 708-240-4873 with all your water damage needs. 

Hurricane Matthew Clean Up

Hurricane Matthew Clean Up

This home had water running down the walls and on to the floors of several areas of this house.  The hurricane rains and flooding made it to where almost every room of this house had flood damage.  

Water Damage Behind Walls

Water Damage Behind Walls

This home had water behind their walls from an air condition leak.  The homeowners called SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside to come help with the clean up.  

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside is here to help with all your water damage needs to your home or commercial property.  

Fire Damage to Home

Fire Damage to Home

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was called to this home after a fire broke out in the upper part of the home.  There was extensive smoke damage, water damage from putting the fire out, and from the fire itself.  

Give SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside a call at 708-240-4873 for all your fire restoration needs. 

Shower Mold Growth

Shower Mold Growth

Did you know that mold loves to grow in the bathroom of a home because of all the moisture found in there?  If your bathroom doesn’t have a vent, or if your vent isn’t working properly, then the moisture can not escape.  When moisture can not escape, mold grows.  

We are trained mold damage specialists who get started quickly to get your home or business back to normal, with specific training and certifications to handle your restoration needs. Call us for all your mold remediation needs at 708-240-4873.  

Mold Loves Moisture

Mold Loves Moisture

This basement had mold growth on the ceiling due to lots of water damage over a long period of time that was not taken care of properly.  If you suspect mold in your home, call SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside today at 708-240-4873.  

Fire At Local Restaurant

Fire At Local Restaurant

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was called to look at a fire at a local Mexican Restaurant that happened at lunch time.  

If you have commercial property damage, give SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside a call at 708-240-4873

Fire due to grill flare up

Fire due to grill flare up

This fire was caused by a flare up from the outside BBQ grill.  SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was called out to help with the clean up and board up of this property. 

If you have fire damage to your home or commercial property, give SERVPRO of LaGrange Park a call at 708-240-4873. 

Sewer Water

Sewer Water

This condo unit had sewer water back up that affected not only this unit but the unit next to it. SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was able to arrive onsite and make it "Like it never even happened." 

Mold found in bathroom

Mold found in bathroom

Mold growth in a bathroom is quite commonly seen. The bathroom often gets mold due to all the moisture that can be found and lack of proper ventilation. 

If you have mold in your home, give SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside a call today at 708-240-4873.  We are here to make it "Like it never even happened." 

Pool Water Heater Fire

Pool Water Heater Fire

This home had a fire in their pool water heater, and had extensive damage to their pool and deck area. SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was called out to help assist with making it "Like it never even happened." 

Fire Damage on Deck

Fire Damage on Deck

Its that time of year again that everyone wants to be outside and BBQing, swimming in their heated pools, and having a fire pit.  All of that is great, but when a fire breaks out and you least expect it this could be the aftermath.  

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside is here to help.  Call us for all your restoration needs at 708-240-4873.

Chamber Golf Outing

Chamber Golf Outing

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside participated at our local chamber of commerce golf outing today.  We donated this golf bag for one of the silent auction prizes, as well as enjoyed time golfing.  

Fire Damage

Fire Damage

Fire damage can happen when you least expect it.  SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside is here to help.  After the fire fighters leave your home or commercial property, give us a call at 708-240-4873 for all your fire restoration needs.  

Mold in home

Mold in home

Mold seeks moisture, food, and warmth, and all three conditions are necessary for it to grow. Mold spores can reproduce in wet or damp parts of your home: areas that have had flooding or where leakage has occurred.  

If you suspect you have mold in your home, give SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside a call.  

Car vs Car Wash

Car vs Car Wash

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside received a call in regards to a car that accelerated through the wall of a local car wash.  Our crews are onsite and will have the board up completed, then then we will work with the owner for all their reconstruction needs. 

Roof Damage Created Water Damage

Roof Damage Created Water Damage

Local storms caused roof damage to this home.  The roof damage caused water damage in return.  There was water in three levels of this home that needed mitigated.  

If you have water damage, call SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside at 708-240-4873.  We are always here to help. 

Wood Floors &  Water Do Not Mix

Wood Floors & Water Do Not Mix

Even just a little bit of water can cause your wood floors to start to buckle and warp.  This floor had only had water on it for about 2 hours and you can already see the warping process starting.  

If you have water damage to your home or commercial building give SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside a call at 708-240-4873. 

Wind Tunnel = Faster Drying

Wind Tunnel = Faster Drying

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was called to help with a leak in a wall of an office.  The water was contained to 1 wall, and some of the floor. Our crew was able to create a wind tunnel to get the studs dry, and get the office back to usable space in no time.  

Commercial Warehouse Water Damage

Commercial Warehouse Water Damage

The sprinkler system malfunctioned causing the water damage to this commercial property.  SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was called out to help with the clean up.  If you have water damage at your home or commercial property, give us a call at  708-240-4873.  "We are faster to any sized disaster." 

Commercial Water Damage Due to Roof Leak

Commercial Water Damage Due to Roof Leak

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside received a call to help with water damage to a ladies clothing boutique.  Due to an issue with the roof, water was dripping down to the boutique floor.  

Sewer Water Back Up

Sewer Water Back Up

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside received an emergency call due to a sewer back up in a condo.  When we arrived onsite there was quite a bit of water in the laundry room area that needed cleaned, and deodorized.  

Clean Up from Storm Damage

Clean Up from Storm Damage

In Cincinnati, after a long string of rain storms the city experienced a city wide sewer back up.  SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was asked to come help with the clean up of this area.  

This home had a floor drain that had backed up sewer water from the city drainage system.  Our crew was sent out to clean up the flooring and the walls that had the sewage.  The water had receded by the time we had arrived onsite, so it was up to our staff to clean up the cement floors and walls.  

City Wide Sewer Back Up

City Wide Sewer Back Up

After several days of rain and showers, Cincinnati OH had a city wide sewer drain back up, and was in need of help.  SERVPRO of LaGrange Park was called upon to help with this clean up.  

This particular home had sewage water come up through the floor drain and had standing water in their basement.  

It is the water you cant see

It is the water you cant see

Hurricane Matthew hit many homes in the eastern part of the United States last year.  Many houses and businesses were struck with some sort of water damage.  This particular home had water damage through out the home.  By the time we had arrived onsite, the water had soaked up the carpeting, pad, and into the walls.   Its the unseen water that causes the most damage, especially when the water you don't see contains bacteria.

Hurricane Matthew Affected Dentist Office

Hurricane Matthew Affected Dentist Office

SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was asked to assist in the clean up in VA after Hurricane Matthew. This office had several exam rooms, and their waiting area wet from the water from the hurricane.  

We were able to arrive on the job, and help restore the dentist office, and get them back to business.  SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside made it "Like it never even happened." 

Mold behind the baseboards

Mold behind the baseboards

This home had had water damage that had sat for an extended period of time.  When we were called to come look for mold, we found a few spots on the wall. Those spots lead us to look under the baseboards where we found the microbial growth.  

Water in Light Fixture

Water in Light Fixture

This homeowner called us when they saw the standing water in their light fixture in the family room.  When we arrived onsite we noticed that there was water spots on the ceiling, as well as the light fixtures.  The culprit, was a leaking roof. 

Water Damage to Ceiling

Water Damage to Ceiling

Due to some issues with a roof leaking, this home had trapped water in the ceiling.  The ceiling had a pocket of water that has started to form a bubble. The water was also trapped in the light fixture causing it to sag.  

Tree fell on house

Tree fell on house

This is what was left of the wall studs after a house fell on the roof of this house.  The tree took out an area of the home and crushed the wall studs.  We were onsite to help this family get their home put back together.  

Water Damage to Commercial Ceiling

Water Damage to Commercial Ceiling

This commercial building had water damage to the roof and water had leaked into the ceiling above the office.  Water had also got into the light fixtures. The SERVPRO team got on the job, and had this office back up and running the next business day. 

Fire Damaged Home

Fire Damaged Home

When SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was called to this fire we noticed that  large part of the ceiling had to be removed by the fire department.  Once we arrived onsite, we started the clean up, the smoke remediation, and making the home "Like it never even happened."

Electrical Fire

Electrical Fire

This is what the aftermath was when a homeowner had an electrical fire in one of their outlets.  They had overloaded an outlet when the fire started. SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside arrived onsite and began the smoke remediation.  The homeowners were happy to get their home back to normal in such a short time. 

Aftermath of Hurricane Matthew

Aftermath of Hurricane Matthew

When we arrived to this home, we found that the water had entered through the roof, and had collapsed the roof in several areas of the home.  Being "Faster to any size disaster", we helped this homeowner clean up the area.  We also put a tarp on the roof, and did all we could to keep any further damage to happening to the home.  

Storm Clean Up

Storm Clean Up

This home had sewage water that backed up from the city into their basement.  It had affected most of the flooring, however it did not get high enough to affect drywall.  We were able to get the carpet out, get the floor cleaned, and get the homeowners their home back right away.  

After Major Storm Damage

After Major Storm Damage

In September of 2016, the city of Cincinnati had a city wide sewer storm drain back up affecting many homes in the sounding area.  Storm team activated surrounding SERVPRO franchises to assist in the clean up.  SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was honored to deploy to OH to help the storm team.  

This particular home had sewage back up in spots up to 5 feet, and an entire office and play room that had contents affected. 

Water Damage to Commercial Building

Water Damage to Commercial Building

When we were called out to this job we were told there was water in the stair way.  Little did we know it was 4 flights of stairs that all had water damage. We quickly got the clean up started and set equipment to dry.  Getting the business up and running again in as short of time as possible is always our main goal.  

Damage to Office Building  Ceiling

Damage to Office Building Ceiling

We received a call that this office had a collapsed ceiling from water leaking in the unit above them. When the crew arrived onsite, this was the aftermath of the water damage.  We quickly got to work drying out the area, and cleaning up the collapsed ceiling tiles.  

Warehouse with water damage

Warehouse with water damage

A local manufacturing company called with a serious emergency.  They had water flooding their warehouse and needed help right away.  When we arrived onsite we sprung into action and began immediate water extraction, and setting up drying equipment in order to get that business back up and running.  

Pipe break in restaurant ceiling

Pipe break in restaurant ceiling

A water pipe broke in this restaurants ceiling and water damage had affected most of the bar area. Our crew arrived onsite and immediately started extracting the water, took out the wet ceiling, and set up equipment to begin the drying process. 

Water pipe break

Water pipe break

This customer called us to let us know they had a pipe break and water was flooding into their storage area.  When we arrived onsite we immediately started extracting water, spraying antimicrobial agent, and drying out the area. They were grateful that we were able to arrive onsite and get their items saved from the water. 

Mold Growth

Mold Growth

One of our local businesses called stating that they were seeing spots of mold in various areas of their office.  Our crew arrived onsite to find several areas that had some microbial growth. We went to work to clean up the areas and get them back to business as usual.  

Mold in bathroom

Mold in bathroom

We received a call from a customer stating that she noticed some mold growing in a corner of her bathroom.  When we arrived onsite, we went to work cleaning up the area.  The homeowner was very happy with how quickly the crew made it "Like it never even happened."  

Pool pump Fire

Pool pump Fire

This was the aftermath when the families pools water pump caught on fire and caught the back porch area on fire along with it.  We arrived onsite to assist in removing the rest of the debris.  We also boarded up the home, and began fire mitigation on the inside.  

Fire in home

Fire in home

This is the aftermath of a home fire when we arrived on the scene.  We are currently in the process of cleaning up the area for the homeowners and making it "Like it never even happened."

Fire in a barn

Fire in a barn

We received a call about a large barn fire.  This was not your average barn as the homeowner also has an office area in the loft.  The entire barn was full of smoke and soot that we needed to clean.  

Mold on basement laundry room ceiling

Mold on basement laundry room ceiling

We received a call from a home owner stating that she had mold on the ceiling of her basement laundry room area.  We arrived onsite, did our remediation the mold.  The customer felt much better knowing that we had made her laundry room area look "Like it never even happened."

Community Working Together

Community Working Together

While discussing with the police chief in Broadview about doing some clean up work in the cells and around the police station, SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside was introduced to the fire chief in Broadview as well.  The fire chief and SERVPRO are working together on ERP's with local businesses.  

Westchester Fire Department Fire Engine Tour

Westchester Fire Department Fire Engine Tour

While visiting the fire house in LaGrange Park to deliver a turkey to celebrate Thanksgiving, we got to check out the fire trucks. The firemen loved showing us around and explaining what all the engine holds in the event of any size fire they encounter.  

Thanksgiving turkey delivery

Thanksgiving turkey delivery

Turkey delivery to the Westchester fire department, and thanking them for all they do for our community. The Westchester fire department and SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside have teamed up in the community to provide outstanding service to those in need.  

Thanksgiving turkey delivery at North Riverside Community Center

Thanksgiving turkey delivery at North Riverside Community Center

Our owner, Jim, visited the local community center in North Riverside and donated 2 turkeys to help feed the 100+ families they will serve this Thanksgiving.  The community center does so much for the North Riverside area that it was our pleasure to give back to the community.  

Zoo Day

Zoo Day

Working together with the Chicago Bears and Brookfield Zoo, SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside had an opportunity to show off our vans, equipment, and have an informational booth to connect with the community. SERVPRO of LaGrange Park/North Riverside is a proud sponsor of the Brookfield Zoo.