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Flooded Basement

10/22/2019 (Permalink)

Ceiling drywall and insulation has fallen down This school in Folsom had a water tank explode above the ceiling in their Kitchen. It flooded the gymnasium and all of the classrooms.

Water damage can happen at any time. Your basement floods because of a toilet leak. Your septic tank backs up into your tub and toilet and floods the bathroom. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville understands your water loss. Our team of dedicated technicians will assess the damage to your home or business and walk you through the loss process. In El Dorado County, SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville is your trusted resource for any type of flood, leak, or break. Call our office today at 916-933-3890 to be connected with an experienced staff member. That staff member will ask you pertinent questions regarding your home and the source of the water. Technicians will be out to your home within 4 hours. We will get the water extracted, equipment placed, and be in contact with your insurance company before the end of the day.

Broken Fire Sprinkler in Placerville

10/22/2019 (Permalink)

Drying equipment placed in a flooded room This medical facility had a refrigerator leak in their break room. It affected multiple rooms.

Having a flooded office building or a broken pipe in a hospital can impact your business for weeks. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville has the staff and experience to handle any size water damage. We have handled small, one-room water losses to multi-story apartment buildings, multi-story office buildings, and hospitals/surgical centers. Fire sprinklers get damaged and flood office buildings. Water heaters break and flood hospitals. Toilet supply lines break or crack and flood three stories of apartments. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville is also routinely called for second opinions after other restoration companies have been out. Because of our reputation in the community, customers trust our judgment and opinion and they know that we will always be honest and up front about damages or lack thereof. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville has the knowledge, experience, and staff to restore your building to preloss condition and we always price fairly and accordingly.

Commercial Fire Restoration

10/22/2019 (Permalink)

Toilet with water damage behind it This winery had a VIP cottage that flooded. It was reserved for the next weekend and they needed it dried out ASAP!

Commercial buildings are unique when it comes to water damage restoration, fire damage restoration, or mold mitigation. Because of rules and regulations in California, all commercial buildings are subject to asbestos testing before any demolition or aggressive drying or cleaning can be done. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville has relationships with many companies locally and we can assist you with navigating the red tape. Our staff is trained to help you in any situation, whether you are filing an insurance claim or paying out of pocket. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville will provide your company with a highly detailed and accurate estimate up front so that you understand the full impact and cost of the services we will be providing. All changes will be documented and you will be provided with a full report including drying data, photos, and a final itemized estimate at completion of services.

Smoke Damage in Your Home

10/8/2019 (Permalink)

boarded up door on home This home in Folsom suffered a catastrophic house fire. We boarded up the garage doors to make sure the home was completely secure.

When you watch the local evening news or are a member of a social media community page, you hear about home fires constantly. As the weather cools and you begin burning wood or turning on your furnace, the risk of a house fire increases. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville is the leading restoration company in your community. From El Dorado Hills and Cameron Park to Placerville and Camino, you can trust our family to take care of yours. Our staff is certified in fire and smoke restoration and highly trained. Even though this may be the first time you have ever suffered a house fire, we have over five years of experience and training to help you through this process. Did you accidentally throw hot coals into the trash or forget to fully extinguish your burn pile? Did you leave a pot of soup on the stove too long or forget your pie in the oven? Did your furnace malfunction and your home is filled with soot? We understand the differences in each of those examples and our staff is trained to handle anything and everything. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville is your industry expert when it comes to fire and smoke damage in your home and you know that we will make it Like it Never Even Happened.

Wildfire Season is Upon Us!

10/8/2019 (Permalink)

Burnt Vinyl Fence This customer was the victim of a wildfire. The fire burnt up to her back yard and melted the vinyl fence. Luckily, her home only had light soot.

When a person says “storm”, you automatically think of rain, snow, and flooding. However, we also consider wildfires to be storm events. Wildfires can be exacerbated by high winds during the dry season. Over the last five years, SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville has assisted customers throughout the rampant fires in Amador County, Napa, Santa Rosa, Paradise, and Chico. Being evacuated and displaced from your home from an extended period of time is very disheartening. You are missing your belongings, your pets, and your personal space. During that period of time, you have no idea if your home is still standing. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville understands the emotional aspect of a wildfire. You tell us what is most important to you and we will make that our primary focus. We will work with you and your insurance company to restore your home as quickly as possible.

Home Fire in El Dorado Hills

10/7/2019 (Permalink)

fire damage to a home This homeowner was just about to go to bed when his children noticed the Garage was on fire. The home was severely damaged in the process.

A fire in your home can be one of the most devastating events ever to happen. A fire is usually a once-in-a-lifetime event for homeowners. It affects your personal belongings, your sentimental items, and your home. Homeowners with larger fires can be out of their home for months on end! SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville understands your needs in these situations. We know how to work with your insurance company to streamline as much of the process as possible. Your safety and peace of mind come first for us. Let our family take care of yours. We will provide you with a full inventory of the items in your home and evaluate each piece for cleanability. If the items are not able to be cleaned, we will work with you to prepare the list for your insurance company so that you may be compensated for those items. We will also work to restore your home, beginning with cleaning all of your personal property and your structure. By the time we are finished, your home will look "Like it never even happened." Serving El Dorado Hills, Cameron Park, Cool, Diamond Springs, Placerville, and everywhere in between, SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville is ready to help you recover from any size disaster.

Flooded Hospital?

10/6/2019 (Permalink)

Sewage contamination on wall This medical facility suffered a sewage backup. We conducted the restoration outside of normal office hours to minimize impact to the business.

Medical facilities can be some of the most challenging commercial buildings to work on. Not only is there a concern for confidentiality when dealing with patient records, but microbial growth and sanitary concerns as well. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills has successfully managed losses in surgical centers, plastic surgery offices, hospitals, clinics, dental offices, and doctor’s offices. We understand the unique nature of working within medical facilities. Our primary concern is to minimize the impact this loss has on the day-to-day operations of the facility. We will address the affected areas and discuss emergency procedures to be performed. Depending on the severity of the loss, we will work directly with you or your insurance company to ensure that the structure gets restored as quickly as possible. Call our office today at 916-933-3890 for any questions you may have regarding water damage, fire damage, mold intrusion, or bio-hazard contamination in your commercial facility. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville has the trained and experienced staff to handle any type of loss in any size facility. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville services all of El Dorado County including El Dorado Hills, Placerville, Cool, and Cameron Park. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville also services the surrounding cities and counties. We are always Here to Help.

Winter Storm Damage Placerville

10/6/2019 (Permalink)

rain water entering home This customer in Fair Oaks had an exterior siding leak that had been funneling water into the home for two years.

Winter storms hit Northern California particularly hard. Our El Dorado County community is situated in the foothills between the valley of Sacramento and the mountains of Lake Tahoe. Rain and snow are commonplace for our area. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville is equipped with vehicles and equipment that can withstand the worst storms, so that we can get to you in any emergency. Our all-wheel and four-wheel drive vehicles will get to your home through floods and snowstorms. Our generators will power the equipment necessary to restore your home even if you don’t have power. Our high-powered desiccant will dry your home even if it is below freezing outside. Our industrial heaters will heat up the air in your home to better facilitate drying. In certain situations, your homeowners insurance may not cover the damage to your home resulting from a flood. Call SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville first to assess your damage. We will provide you with an inspection report so you understand the scope of damage when speaking with your insurance agent or insurance company. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville is always Here to Help.

We work for you!

10/1/2019 (Permalink)

Commercial building with water damage This commercial building in El Dorado Hills was undergoing a remodel when an overhead fire sprinkler became disconnected.

SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville is a family-owned small business that has been an active member of the El Dorado County community for over 5 years. In that time, SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville has built a strong reputation for itself as being one of the area’s leading restoration companies for both commercial and residential customers. This franchise location has serviced both small and large medical facilities, multi-story apartment complexes, factories, at-risk youth facilities, school complexes, and evacuation camps throughout fire damage, water damage, and bio-hazard situations. We understand the unique environment that is your commercial loss. Confidentiality is key and we want to ensure that you return to business as soon as possible. Our goal is to minimize the impact that this loss has on your productivity and income. Depending on your needs, we will work with your insurance company or directly with you to provide great customer service and deliver a smooth job progression. Providing services throughout all of El Dorado and the surrounding counties, SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville will make it Like it Never Even Happened.

Choose SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville

8/7/2019 (Permalink)

This customer's home caught fire on a weekend and she needed some emergency services. Note the charred drywall on the ceiling.

When looking for water damage or fire damage remediation companies in your area, you may think, “Why SERVPRO?” and “What does SERVPRO have that these other companies don’t?” Well, all SERVPRO franchises are individually owned an operated. SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills/Placerville is locally and family-owned by a veteran and his wife. We receive the most up-to-date training in the industry, and we have access to state-of-the art equipment, which allows us to respond better and faster to your emergency. Our customer in El Dorado Hills suffered a house fire on a Saturday afternoon. Her first call, after 911 of course, was to her insurance agent. Her insurance agent called us and our on-call technician was on site less than an hour after the call. At SERVPRO of EL Dorado Hills/Placerville, we pride ourselves on providing the cities of El Dorado County with exceptionally knowledgeable and rapid service. Your home or business will be in the best hands when you call SERVPRO of El Dorado Hills for your water damage, fire damage, mold remediation, or crime-scene/bio-hazard needs.