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Champaign hotel experiences flooding

1/20/2015 (Permalink)

A sprinkler head in a local hotel exploded in a 4th floor maintenance room, flooding the floors below. SERVPRO crews were on site immediately to begin the drying process.

Holiday Fire Facts

11/26/2014 (Permalink)

  • More than half of home candle fires occur when something that can catch on fire is too close to the candle.
  • Having a working smoke alarm reduces one's chances of dying in a fire by nearly half.
  • One of every three home Christmas tree fires are caused by electrical problems.
  • December is the peak time of year for home candle fires.
  • Two out of every five decoration fires are started by candles.

Homeowner tips for fire damage

11/26/2014 (Permalink)

Limit movement in the home to prevent soot particles from being embedded into upholstery and carpets. #DidYouKnow

Fire sweeps through Urbana apartment complex

10/3/2014 (Permalink)

Recently, our SERVPRO crews were quick to respond to a fire in an Urbana apartment complex. The smoke swept through the hallways, leaving a lot of soot to clean in the hallways and on the carpet. The crews brought their A game, on an early Saturday morning! Thanks to our dedicated team who showed up to help!

Flooded Basements in Champaign, IL

7/15/2014 (Permalink)

Water Damage Flooded Basements in Champaign, IL Bobby is loading up his van for the first few jobs of the day! He's been working hard and is still smiling after 3 days of putting in countless hours!

Last Saturday, Champaign was hit with 5+ inches of water in less than 4 hours, flooding homes, apartments and businesses. SERVPRO of Champaign/Urbana started responding to emergency losses within minutes after the phone calls started "pouring in!"

Tarping roofs in Tuscola, IL

6/4/2014 (Permalink)

Tarping off damaged property incorrectly could cause secondary damage. Not to mention, it can be as dangerous- Let SERVPRO professionals handle the tarping and, as well as mitigate and remediate the water damage.

Tuscola, Il residents- We Specialize in Flooded Basement, Clean Up & Restoration

6/4/2014 (Permalink)

A basement can flood at any time, although flooding most often occurs during heavy rainfall. Basements are inherently prone to flooding because they are the lowest level of a building and are normally built partly or entirely below ground level. There are a number of reasons why your Tuscola, IL basement could flood, including: 

·         A blocked or failed sewer lateral pipe

·         Heavy rain causes surface water to pool around your home

·         Storm sewer backup

·         Sanitary sewer backup

·         Foundation drainage failure

·         Water supply-line break or hot-Water tank failure

If You Have Questions or Need Help, Please Call Us At  -  (217) 359-0077

Champaign, IL Residents: We Specialize in Flooded Basement Cleanup and Restoration

6/4/2014 (Permalink)

A basement can flood at any time, although flooding most often occurs during heavy rainfall. Basements are inherently prone to flooding because they are the lowest level of a building and are normally built partly or entirely below ground level. There are a number of reasons why your Champaign basement could flood, including: 

·         A blocked or failed sewer lateral pipe

·         Heavy rain causes water to pool around your home

·         Storm sewer backup

·         Sanitary sewer backup

·         Foundation drainage failure

·         Water supply-line break or hot-Water tank failure

If You Have Questions or Need Help, Please Call Us At  -  (217) 355-0077

Champaign, IL Residents: SERVPRO is Ready To Serve You!

6/4/2014 (Permalink)

Water Damage Champaign, IL Residents: SERVPRO is Ready To Serve You! Servpro of Champaign/Urbana is Faster to Any-Sized Disaster!

SERVPRO of Champaign/Urbana provides 24-hour emergency service and is dedicated to being faster to any-sized disaster in the Champaign/Urbana area. We can respond immediately to your emergency and have the expertise to handle your restoration or cleaning needs.

  • 24-Hour Emergency Service
  • Highly Trained Restoration Technicians
  • A Trusted Leader in the Restoration Industry
  • Locally Owned and Operated
  • Advanced Restoration and Cleaning Equipment
  • Have Questions? Call Us Today –  (217) 355-0077