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FREE Mold Inspections

Good news, Bend: ServiceMaster Recovery Specialists offers FREE mold inspections for Central Oregon! This means that if you ever suspect mold damage in your home or business, you don’t have to worry about spending a dime to determine the best course of action. Our highly trained technicians are experts in mold remediation – their job…

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Laundry Room Water Leak

Water Damage: Laundry Room Water Leak For over 20 years, ServiceMaster has been the go to expert for customers and insurance companies in Bend and Central Oregon because we are the trusted local leaders. Most of our clients are recommended or referred. Many are previous customers. Why do they call on us time and time…

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Preventing Hose Bib Pipe Bursts in Central Oregon

Preventing Hose Bib Pipe Bursts Outside faucets, or hose bibs, are one of the fixtures and pipes most vulnerable to freezing in your home. Since they protrude from the outside walls of your home, they are exposed to freezing winter temperatures. Often times, most homeowners won’t notice they’re frozen until the spring. Most hose bibs…

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Outside Faucet Hose Bib Pipe Burst

Did Your Outside Faucet Hose Bib Pipe Burst? We had a pretty good freeze this year, and now that it’s Spring, a lot of homeowners in Central Oregon are turning on their outside faucets to find little to no water coming out of the outside spigot – only to find a jet of water punching…

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How Do You Know If Your Bathroom Toilet Is Leaking?

How Do You Know If Your Bathroom Toilet Is Leaking? Bathroom toilet leaks are one of the leading causes of water leaks in a home, with some experts projecting that as much as 20- to 30-percent of homes leaking water from their toilets alone. Some leaks don’t even cause damage as much as they –…

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IICRC-Certified Professional Water Mitigation & Water Damage Removal

IICRC-Certified Disaster Restoration in Central Oregon The Standard of Professional Water Mitigation and Water Damage Removal Water Damage: IICRC Professional Water Mitigation A lot of construction companies claim to be professional water damage and mitigation experts, but a lot of them don’t understand drying, salvaging and prevent damage, such as mold. Many companies will demo and…

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How Do You Know If Your Hot Water Heater Is Leaking?

How Do You Know If Your Hot Water Heater Is Leaking? Hot water heater failures are one of the top five sources of residential water damage claims. According to a recent finding, 69-percent of water heater failures resulted from a slow leak or sudden burst, and cost, on average, $4,444 per incident – after the…

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Top-Ten Common Household Water Damage Leak Sources

Top-Ten Most Common Household Water Damage Causing Leaks

Top-Ten Most Common Household Water Damage Causing Leaks? On average, water damage insurance claims can cost you $4,000 to $5,500 dollars after you pay your insurance deductible. Most of these water damage causing leaks can be caught ahead of time – before a catastrophic “sudden leak” takes place. Here are your top-ten most common sources…

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Don’t Let Your Holidays Go Up in Flames – Prevent Winter Fire Damage

Prevent Winter Fire Damage – Don’t Let Your Holidays Go Up in Flames Deck Your Halls with Caution this Holiday Season It’s the most disastrous time of year for families suffering fire damage this holiday season. According to the National Fire Protection Association, an estimated 210 home fires involving Christmas trees and another 150 home…

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Top-Ten Most Common Household Water Damage Causing Leaks

Top-Ten Most Common Household Water Damage Causing Leaks? On average, water damage insurance claims can cost you $4,000 to $5,500 dollars after you pay your insurance deductible. Most of these water damage causing leaks can be caught ahead of time – before a catastrophic “sudden leak” takes place. Here are your top-ten most common sources…

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We Have 24-Hour Emergency Services in Central Oregon

We Have 24-7 Emergency Repair Services Everywhere in Central Oregon We Are Here 24-7-365 with Emergency On-Call Services for Any Disaster Disasters don’t stop for holidays, and neither do we. ServiceMaster Recovery Specialists have 24-hour emergency repair and response services 7 days a week and 365 days a yea You can call us Christmas morning for that…

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Tips for Winterizing Your Central Oregon Home from Hoarder’s Matt Paxton

Tips for Winterizing Your Home from Hoarder’s Matt Paxton Central Oregon Winter Weather Tips from the Pro – Matt Paxton Matt Paxton, from the television series “Hoarders,” has some expert advice for Central Oregonians this Winter with his Tips for Winterizing Your Home from Matt Paxton and ServiceMaster Restore. Whether you live in Bend, Redmond, Sisters, La…

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How to Reduce Water Damage after a Water Leak

How to Reduce Water Damage after a Water Leak With any disaster and response – time is the critical difference in reducing damage. That’s especially true of water damage in your Central Oregon home. If you’re facing a water emergency, like that of a sudden burst or water leak, an immediate response is the key…

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Water Damage: What Do I Do When My Pipes Freeze and Burst?

Water Damage: What Do I Do When My Pipes Freeze and Burst? Old man winter is around the corner and he’s breathing frost into the fields already. But what do you do when he gives the pipes in your home the kiss of death? Bottom line: prevent further damage. Stop the Flow of Water You…

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How Do You Know If You Have A Water Leak In Your House?

How Do You Know If You Have A Water Leak In Your House? If you have standing water in your kitchen in your home – there’s a strong chance you have a water leak, but what about harder to diagnose symptoms? How can you save money and prevent damage ahead of time? A Simple Test…

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Commercial Cleaning Services in Central Oregon

ServiceMaster – The Commercial Cleaning and Repair Experts Commercial Cleaning Services Video Check out our Commercial Cleaning Services Video above. We recently helped some friends of ours clean over 40,000 square feet commercial space that was covered in chemical materials from the previous manufacturer. With those empty spaces sitting there, they called the local cleaning…

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Continuing Education – Free Insurance CE Classes in Central Oregon

Continuing Education – Free Insurance CE Classes in Central Oregon Are you looking for professional continuing education credits in the insurance field in Central Oregon? ServiceMaster Recovery Specialists offer Central Oregon Insurance CE Courses, free of charge, for licensed insurance professionals. You’re Going to Learn Something Useful If you’re like us, then you’re busy. We…

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Central Oregon American Red Cross Fundraiser

Water Bottle Fundraiser ServiceMaster Recovery Specialists in Bend, Oregon, are proud to support the local American Red Cross Chapter by raising money for their local efforts with a water bottle fundraiser. ServiceMaster will donate every cent of every donation to the Oregon Mountain River Chapter for their local efforts.  Look for ServiceMaster at the Bend Fall Festival…

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Fire Damage: Central Oregon Fire Cleaning Services

Fire Cleaning Services: ServiceMaster specializes in disaster restoration in Bend. We help restore homes throughout Central Oregon. We specialize in fire damage cleaning and restoration. We pack out furniture and contents, deodorize smoke damage, clean soot and ash damage, repair destroyed portions of the home and everything else through repairs. We’re your one-stop shop for…

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Water Damage: How To Leach Your Pipes and Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter

Water Damage Series: How To Leach Your Pipes and Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter It happens like clockwork. Every Winter and every Spring we see bursting pipes and water damage from frozen pipes in Central Oregon. More often than not, and especially the calls from the spring, residents leaving town forget to winterize their home and return…

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Water Damage: Meet Nick – A Water Mitigation Technician

Meet Nick: Meet Nick. Nick is a an instrumental member of our Disaster Recovery Department here at ServiceMaster in Central Oregon. He’s dependable, personable and always willing to go the extra mile for customers. Customers love Nick’s honesty and assurance when customers suffer a water damage loss. They also love his Bulgarian accent! Nick is a power house on…

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Water Damage: Meet Becca – Our Fire and Water Damage Team Leader

Meet Becca: Meet a long-time, integral member of our Disaster Recovery Department here at ServiceMaster in Bend, Oregon. Customers constantly rave about her personable demeanor and “can-do” attitude. She’s quick to go the extra mile for customers and ready to help 24-7 – whenever disaster strikes. Becca is a great people person, but she’s a…

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Commercial Services: Looking for a Commercial Damage Repair Company in Bend, Oregon? Look no further.

ServiceMaster – The Bend Oregon Commercial Damage Repair Experts Commercial Damage Services Twenty Years of Disaster Restoration Experience in Central Oregon For over 20 years, ServiceMaster Recovery Specialists have been the most trusted disaster repair experts in Bend and Central Oregon. Insurance professionals turn to us for their commercial disaster restoration projects because they know…

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Fire Damage: Fire and Smoke Damage Do’s and Don’t Tips

Smoke and Ash Cleaning Do’s and Don’t Tips Home fires are devastating events for families. Having served house fire victims in Bend, Oregon over the last 20 years, we know how even small fires can have a lasting, profound effect on families. The sooner you can get your home back to normal, the faster you can…

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Fire Damage: What is Your Responsibility After a Home Fire?

Returning to Your Home After A Fire: When you return to your home after a fire, be prepared for the emotional shock that comes with suffering a loss like this. Losing a portion of your home is not an insignificant event. Look to your support group or the American Red Cross for help. After a…

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Fire Damage: What to Expect When You Return to Your Home After A Fire

What Should You Expect? After a house fire, even just a small fire contained to a room, homeowners are shocked to discover much more damage than they expected. Very often, rising heat causes the fire to consume and char a significant portion of the attic’s structure. Fires can produce temperatures well over 1,200-degrees and damage contents…

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Fire Damage: Sodablasting Video

Fire Damage: Sodablasting Video Sodablasting: Sodablasting is a great way to remove and deodorize fire damage. It’s eco-friendly, non-toxic and very easy to set up and contain. Sodablasting is nondestructive and easier on surfaces than other high-pressure blasting or sanding methods. It also doesn’t use water, which makes it more structure friendly and doesn’t run…

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Fire Damage: Sodablasting Away Smoke and Fire Damage

Fire Damage: Sodablasting Away Smoke and Heat Damage If you have not seen a lot of home fires in Central Oregon, you may not know that heat and smoke cause the most damage. With temperatures well over 1,200 °F, you would be surprised how extensive the damage inside a structure stretches beyond the areas directly…

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ServiceMaster Awarded By Red Cross For Support and Disaster Training

ServiceMaster Awarded By Red Cross For Support and Disaster Training ServiceMaster Recovery Specialists Receive Red Cross Award for Support: At an annual Board Meeting for the American Red Cross Oregon Mountain River Chapter at the Deschutes Brewery Public Ale House, Service Master of Bend was honored as a new Full Circle Partner this year. The…

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Job Opening: We’re Hiring Skilled Water Mitigation and Fire Restoration Technicians in Bend, Oregon

We’re Hiring Skilled Technicians We will give you the skills to start your career today ServiceMaster Recovery Specialists is growing franchise organization in Bend, Oregon since 1993. We are searching and looking to hire experienced Restoration Technicians in the Water Mitigation, Mold Remediation and Fire Restoration fields. Anyone with IICRC Certification (WTR, ASD, etc.) in Central Oregon is…

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Fire Damage: Meet Chandra – A Fire Restoration Technician

Meet Chandra Eggleston: Meet a long-time and valuable member of our fire restoration team. Chandra is a key leader in our disaster restoration team and brings with her years of training and fire damage experience. Chandra is not just a professionally certified restoration tech, she personally knows what it’s like to live through a fire…

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Fire Damage: Commercial Fire Cleaning

Commercial Fire Cleaning When a business suffers a fire loss or small fire damage, they need to get back online as soon as possible. Every day that their company is not selling their goods is costing the company thousands of dollars. Here at ServiceMaster Recovery specialists, we are uniquely qualified to provide commercial fire cleaning.…

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Wildfire in Central Oregon

Wildfire Series: Monitoring Wildfire and Fire Damage

Wildfire Series: Monitoring Wildfire and Fire Damage With the invocation of this fire season and with the kind of fires we see year after year, it’s important that your family understand how to monitor a wildfire’s progress and how to get on the same page as the firefighters and first responders. Any wildfire near a…

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Wildfire Series: 3 Tips for Wildfire Damage Prevention

We’ve seen a lot of home fires over the last twenty years. Sometimes, there is nothing you can do to stop a fire, but often times there are many steps you can take to defend your home and reduce the risk wildfire damage and loss. Here are 3 Tips to Protect Your Home from Wildfire…

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Wildfire in Central Oregon

Wildfire Cleanup: 5 Tips for Soot and Ash Damage Remediation

By Bryan Longoria As the highly-publicized Two Bulls Fire showed last month, our Central Oregon fire season is off to an early start this year. While much of the public attention focuses on the active incident and the evacuations, many more residents are personally affected by the soot and ash damage.  Many residents may notice some slight…

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Tips For Fire and Smoke Damage

If you’re in Bend, Oregon, and are in need of disaster restoration services for fire and smoke damages, always rely on the local experts, ServiceMaster Recovery Specialists. We specialize in disaster restoration services for fire, smoke, mold, and water damages, as well as a variety of cleaning services for residential and commercial properties. But when…

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5 Tips to Prevent Mold in Bend, Oregon

5 Tips to Prevent Mold in Bend, Oregon Mold thrives in dark and moisture-rich environments, the key to keep mold at bay is to keep materials, structures, and rooms free of moisture and standing water. By keeping your property dry, you remove the opportunity for mold spores to settle, and will never have the need…

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Pacific Northwest Molds

Molds in the Pacific Northwest Mold remediation can occur quite often, here in the rainy Pacific Northwest. Almost any surface that has constant condensation build up or leaks is bound to become host to a mold colony. But what kinds of microscopic menaces do the Bend, Oregon mold remediation teams come across most often? Here’s…

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Bend, Oregon Water & Flood Damage Restoration Services

If your property ever succumbs to water or flood damage, always know that you have the assistance and support of your Bend, Oregon disaster restoration expert, ServiceMaster Recovery Specialists. Water damage can come in a variety of forms, from leaking or burst pipes, faulty weatherproofing, poor drainage systems, and an intrusion of water from heavy storms…

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Bend, OR Flood Damage – Clear & Black Water Flooding

Clear and Black Water Flooding In Bend, OR, flood damage can affect several properties on an annual basis. The flooding of a property is often the result of broken pipes, heavy storms, backed up piping systems, and faults within your structure that allows water to enter. More importantly, property owners need to be concerned about…

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What You Can Do To Help Minimize Water Damages

What You Can Do To Help Minimize Water Damage Every year, several properties in Bend and Central Oregon suffer from water and flood damages. The most common causes of water damage is the result of leaking pipes, burst water lines, broken appliances, and poor weatherproofing from rain and floods. But no matter how you received…

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The Damaging Components of a Fire

How Fire Damages Your Home For any property owner, seeing a fire breakout within your home or office is always a devastating sight to see, as it can become an extremely stressful and overwhelming situation to handle. In a fire of any size, structures of your property will be damaged, cost to repair or replace…

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