Fire Damage Do’s and Don’ts!

Fire Damage Tips
During a fire, smoke is driven by heat created by flames. Smoke and odor may penetrate the entire building, no matter where the point of origin of the fire is located. You’ll want to act fast and get an expert on site immediately. We’re available 24/7 in the case of an emergency.
Fire Don’ts

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By |September 22nd, 2014|

Vandalism: The Real Costs

Vandalism is expensive.

It’s expensive, first of all, for its victims. Most obvious is the financial hardship suffered; but vandalism’s emotional impact can be even more severe. When someone has been in or close to your property, has intentionally reached out and hurt it (and, by extension, hurt you), the feeling of loss and violation can […]

By |September 2nd, 2014|

Mold Remediation: Ick! What is That Black Stuff? How Do I Make it Go Away?

What is mold remediation?
Mold remediation is the process of cleaning or removing mold from a building. Mold can grow on almost any organic surface exposed to air and moisture. All molds can cause allergic reactions; some are toxic. It is important that mold is removed promptly and properly whenever it is found in a building.

Can […]

By |August 13th, 2014|

Key Ways to Keep Policyholders Satisfied

Keeping policyholders satisfied isn’t always easy, but we’re here to help!

Restoring property instead of replacing it is one of the ways ServiceMaster South Shore can help you keep costs low and satisfy your policyholders. When dealing with a commercial or residential loss, restoration is often times more cost effective and beneficial for you and your policyholder […]

By |June 9th, 2014|

Create a Healthier Home with These Home Cleaning Tips

The EPA suggests 80% of the average adult’s life is spent indoors. This means keeping indoor air clean is very important. Keeping your home clean is most effective way to ensure a healthy environment for your family.

A good cleaning begins with traditional cleaning like mopping, vacuuming, dusting, cleaning the kitchen and the bathroom, etc.  In […]

By |May 28th, 2014|

Finding the Time to Spring Clean

Spring is here! This means it will be time to start spring cleaning. But who has the time to do added cleaning chores?

If you don’t have the time to clean your house from top to bottom, focus on these five tasks that will make the biggest impact. You can even get a jump on some of […]

By |May 4th, 2014|

How to Deal With a Stain Before it Sets

Should I call a professional to clean my carpet stain?

You don’t know how many times we’ve received calls from customers who tried one of those “magic” home remedy stain removers and then after hours of scrubbing they call us because it’s not working. All of this only to set the stain in the carpet. It’s […]

By |April 26th, 2014|

Boston: Understanding Smoke Damage

Smoke Damage
Even a small fire can do a devastating amount of smoke damage to your Boston home or business. What many people are surprised to learn is that it’s not necessarily the active burning flames that are responsible for the worst damage. Smoke damage can permeate the entire home, causing damage far beyond the area […]

By |September 27th, 2012|

Scituate Fire Damage Cleanup After a Business Fire

Fire Damage Cleanup
Whether you run a restaurant, retail shop, professional office, or other Scituate business, having a fire on your premises is never good news.  The first thing you need to do after you’ve made sure all customers and staff are evacuated safely and emergency response personnel are notified is to call your insurance agent.  […]

By |September 21st, 2012|

Scituate Homeowners: Cleaning Up After Furnace Puffback

Cleaning Up After Furnace Puffback

Ah, it’s fall once again.  The leaves are starting to change color.  All across the region, homeowners are firing up their home heating systems for the first time to counter the crisp, cool evening temperatures.  Some heating systems handle this with no problem whatsoever.  Other home heating systems and furnaces aren’t […]

By |September 12th, 2012|