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Prevent Water Damage to Your Massillion, Ohio Home with these Tips

5/27/2020 (Permalink)

Sump pump basement A sump pump back up flooded this basement in Massillion, Ohio.

Storms can cause major water damage to your home. SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is available 24 hours a day for any size water damage emergency. When you are dealing with water damage, immediate action is crucial. A delay of just a few hours can greatly increase the severity of the water damage and that is why we are “faster to any size disaster”!

Prevent water damage by following these prevention tips to avoid costly repairs in Massillion, Ohio:

Ensure Good Drainage:

  • Clean your gutters
  • Direct downspouts 5 to 10 feet away from the house
  • Slope your yard away from the foundation.

Test Your Sump Pump:

  • Check your sump pump once a year
  • Test more frequently during storm season

Fix Water Leaks

  • Repair any noticeable dripping pipes
  • Check for dark spots under pipes and on ceilings
  • Repair any cracked caulking by inspect the roof for missing, loose or damaged shingles.

No matter how simple water damage might appear in your home, the situation can often prove worse than it appears. You can always count on the prompt response and honest estimates from our SERVPRO of Northwest Stark professionals. We can work quickly to make it “Like it never even happened.” Give us a call at 330-497-4600.

Flooding Can Cause Water Damage in Your Canton Basement

5/25/2020 (Permalink)

Basement Water A flooded basement can cause major water damage to your home.

SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is a leader in property emergency services, helping families and business owners overcome the devastating setbacks caused by water, fire, mold and other conditions resulting in property damage. Dealing with water damage in your home is anything but easy, and often, homeowners are left feeling stressed and helpless. These feelings are perfectly normal; it is important to remember just how essential immediate water damage cleanup is to restore your home. As soon as flooding or water damage is noticed, a homeowner should contact reliable water damage team to begin the restoration process. When water sits for longer than 48 hours, mold spores begin to inhabit the area. Once mold spores begins to grow, the only way to stop it is with the help of a mold remediation specialist. When certified water damage restoration technicians are contacted immediately after damage occurs, the team can get to work on the structural drying and humidification process to ensure that mold growth does not become an issue.

Five ways to prevent a flooded basement

1. Focus on the prevention process

2. Clean the rain gutter in the spring and fall

3. Extend the rain gutter downspouts far from your home

4. Install an automatic emergency generator

5. Install a sump pump

Homeowners insurance does not cover flood damage. Flood insurance is available to protect homes, condominiums and non-residential buildings including farm and commercial structures in participating communities. You can buy federal flood insurance through most major private insurance. If you experience flooding in your basement, call the professional team at SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County at 330-497-4600 to help clean up and restore your home.

Fire Damage Restoration in Canal Fulton, Ohio

5/20/2020 (Permalink)

House Fire Damaged SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County specializes in fire damage restoration in Canal Fulton, Ohio.

A fire can destroy the structure of your home along with all your personal belongings in a matter of minutes. Flames, heat, smoke, soot, and water can cause serious damage. Anything you want to save, or reuse will need to be carefully cleaned and restored. Firefighters may have to break windows, cut holes in the roof to put the fire out along with using large amounts of water. It is important to understand the risk to your safety and health even after the fire is out. The soot and dirty water left behind may contain things that could make you sick. Be careful if you go into your home, do not touch any fire-damaged items due to the residue that is left behind. You could destroy or damage your items even more. Calling a professional restoration company that is knowledgeable in all areas of cleaning, restoring, and rebuilding your home can ease the tension of this terrible situation.


Figuring out what to do after a house fire can be incredibly stressful and overwhelming and the process seems daunting and deciding what to do first can be stressful and overwhelming. Take a deep breath and make sure everyone is safe before following these following steps:

  • Confirm with the fire department that it is safe to enter your home.
  • Prepare a list of damaged or lost items.
  • Photograph damaged items for your records.
  • Make copies of all documents given to your insurance company.
  • Keep all receipts of work completed for repairs.
  • Do not authorize any work without approval from your insurance company.

Regardless of a fire size or destruction the experience of a house fire is very frightening, horrible and a very shocking experience. Call the professionals at SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County at 330-497-4600 to clean up and restore your home to preloss condition.  

24-Hour Emergency Service

Faster to Any Size Disaster

Locally Owned and Operated

A Trusted Leader in the Restoration Industry

Highly Trained Fire Restoration Technicians

Fire Damage to your Home?

5/5/2020 (Permalink)

House Fire Damaged If you experience a fire to your home in Massillion, Ohio, call SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County to restore and rebuild it.

A fire can destroy the structure of your home along with all your personal belongings in a matter of minutes. Flames, heat, smoke, soot, and water can cause serious damage. Anything you want to save, or reuse will need to be carefully cleaned and restored. Firefighters may have to break windows, cut holes in the roof to put the fire out along with using large amounts of water. It is important to understand the risk to your safety and health even after the fire is out. The soot and dirty water left behind may contain things that could make you sick. Be careful if you go into your home, do not touch any fire-damaged items due to the residue that is left behind. You could destroy or damage your items even more. Calling a professional restoration company that is knowledgeable in all areas of cleaning, restoring, and rebuilding your home can ease the tension of this terrible situation.


Figuring out what to do after a house fire can be incredibly stressful and overwhelming and the process seems daunting and deciding what to do first can be stressful and overwhelming. Take a deep breath and make sure everyone is safe before following these following steps:

  • Confirm with the fire department that it is safe to enter your home.
  • Prepare a list of damaged or lost items.
  • Photograph damaged items for your records.
  • Make copies of all documents given to your insurance company.
  • Keep all receipts of work completed for repairs.
  • Do not authorize any work without approval from your insurance company.

Regardless of a fire size or destruction the experience of a house fire is very frightening, horrible and a very shocking experience. Call the professionals at SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County at 330-497-4600 to clean up and restore your home to preloss condition.  

24-Hour Emergency Service

Faster to Any Size Disaster

Locally Owned and Operated

A Trusted Leader in the Restoration Industry

Highly Trained Fire Restoration Technicians

ULV-Fogging to Prevent the Spread of Germs

4/9/2020 (Permalink)

Man Stairwell Our SERVPRO technician is using a ULV - fogging technique to proactively clean a commercial facility in Canton, Ohio.

SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is taking every precaution to make sure that our customers, employees and community stays safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic. This virus hit the world like a storm and SERVPRO is ready to help clean-up and restore like we do with all fire & water damage. There may not be heavy rains or high winds, but it's path of destruction is just as treacherous. We are offering our local companies a proactive clean to stop the transmission of emerging viral pathogens which will ease your employees to working outside the home. We use a ULV – fogging technique along with hand disinfecting all high touch areas that will take away the spread of the virus the and give everyone a peace of mind. We can clean grocery stores, manufacturing buildings, restaurants, schools, churches, healthcare facilities, nursing homes, offices, and everything in between!


Don’t panic we are here to help! Our crews are committed to providing a rapid response to this outbreak 24/7!

Call us today 330-497-4600.

SERVPRO can Help after a Storm in Stark County

4/9/2020 (Permalink)

Tree House A tree fell on a roof during a storm in Stark County Ohio. SERVPRO crews are here to help cleanup after water and flooding damage.

Wow, we have experienced some crazy storms in Northeast Ohio this week. We have had many calls of fallen trees on homes, wind damage to siding and water back-ups in basements from flooding. SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is always ready for whatever happens and to make these damages. “Like it never even happened.”

Trained Crews

SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County specializes in storm and flood damage restoration.  Our crews are highly trained and we use specialized equipment to restore your property to its pre-storm condition.

Faster Response

Since we are locally owned and operated, we are able to respond quicker with the right resources, which is extremely important. A fast response lessens the damage, limits further damage, and reduces the restoration cost.

It is important to choose the right company that will properly restore your home as well as communicate with the homeowner and the insurance company. SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County has been working with Canal Fulton, Massillion, Jackson, Canton and surrounding homeowners for decades and has become a well know name throughout Stark County.  Please read some of our great reviews.

Visit http://www.SERVPROnorthweststarkcounty.com for more information on storm damage cleanup and restoration or call 330-497-4600.

What does SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County Do?

3/18/2020 (Permalink)

SERVPRO Truck Call SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County at 330-497-4600 for your next fire, water, storm or mold damage cleanup & restoration.

No matter the size or extent of damage you have at your residential home or your commercial property the team at, SERVPRO® of Northwest Stark County has the capacity to handle any size disaster.

The types of jobs that we cleanup and restore:

  • Fire damage repair & restoration
  • Water damage repair & restoration
  • Mold remediation & restoration
  • Storm Damage
  • Biohazard
  • Board-ups, roof tarps and tree removal
  • Odor removal
  • Sewage
  • Trauma & crime scene
  • Vandalism & graffiti
  • Commercial cleaning
  • Construction rebuild

We have the resources to handle any size disaster from area storms. Our emergency board up team can help board up broken windows, holes in siding, remove trees on roofs and tarp holes in roofs after a major storm hits the area. SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County has the capability of equipment and personnel of the other 1,800 Franchises. Additionally, we have easy access to SERVPRO disaster recovery teams, which specialize in major storms and catastrophic events.

If you do have a water or storm damage call SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County at 330-497-4600 and we will restore and clean your property. It will be "Like it never even happened."

www.SERVPROnorthweststarkcounty.com

SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is Offering Proactive Cleaning in Canton, Ohio

3/12/2020 (Permalink)

Bacteria SERVPRO Logo SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is offering proactive cleaning to stop the spread of viruses and germs in Canton, Ohio.

We can help minimize the spread of germs with proactive cleaning! At SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County, we’re trained to adhere to the highest cleaning and sanitization standards, making us the #1 choice for cleanup and restoration. Our team is available 24-hours a day, to make sure that you, your employees and your customers stay healthy during this seriousness spread of germs and viruses.

Your health and safety mean the world to us. We wanted to share some simple and effective tips directly from the CDC that can help protect you, your family and your communities.

  1. Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  2. Cover your cough or sneeze with the tissue then throw the tissue in the trash.
  3. Avoid touching your eyes nose and mouth.
  4. Clean and disinfect frequently touch objects and surfaces.
  5. Stay home when you are sick, expect to get medical care.
  6. Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

Call us today!

We understand that this is a serious issue and a large responsibility, so SERVPRO® is Here to Help®. Call us at 330-497-4600!

Call SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County if You Experience a Water or Fire Damage in Your Commercial Building

2/26/2020 (Permalink)

SERVPRO Equipment Gymnasium SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County drying out a commercial building in Canton, Ohio.

The first 24 hours following a water damage in your commercial property are the most important in preventing secondary or permanent damage to your structure or the contents inside. Calling SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County quickly will prevent such damage since, we will be on site to help ensure a water damage is handled by completing the following steps.

Inspection: A SERVPRO crew member will inspect the affected areas to determine the extent of water damage and will review the inspection with you to answer any questions before beginning the work.

Emergency Services: A SERVPRO crew member will take steps to help protect your business as well as personal property and the contents, from further damage by extracting the excess water and preparing the area for drying. They will explain the needed emergency services to you step-by-step.

Monitoring: To help ensure your business and the contents inside or dried to appropriate industry standards of SERVPRO crew member will monitor the drying process. The updates will be consistently communicated with you.

Restoration Services: A SERVPRO crew member will repair structural materials, reinstall carpets, and clean affected areas of your property and contents. A final walk-through of the job site will be conducted with you to help ensure the property was returned to its preloss condition.

When you own a commercial building being prepared is a key component for making it through any size disaster, whether it’s a small water leak, a large fire or an area flood. The best time for planning for such events is not when the event happens but well before it happens. SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County has an Emergency Ready Profile that offers a business owner piece of mind if a disaster does strike. If you’re interested, call today 330-497-4600. When disaster strikes, you can be ruined, or you can be ready! SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is a 24-hour fire and water cleanup and restoration company.

SERVPRO of Northwest Stark is Hiring a Fire & Water Technician

2/18/2020 (Permalink)

Men Women Truck Join the SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County Team! We are hiring a Fire & Water Technician.

We’re Hiring

If you are a team player, possess “A-Level” talent, and are interested in taking ownership of your job responsibilities and future working at SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County, may be the right career choice for you. You have unique skills, passions, and experiences, and we believe you can bring them all to SERVPRO for a rich, rewarding career and lifestyle that could surprise you with its potential. Just imagine the excitement and satisfaction of what you can do, where you can go and the difference you can make with the resources of SERVPRO behind you.

We are seeking full-time Fire and Water Production Technicians. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, highly organized and possess great communication skills. We will train the right people.

Primary Role: Perform services as assigned, following SERVPRO production guidelines. Communicate with the customer to make sure that all needs are met. Support crew chief and other production personnel as needed. Clean and maintain vehicles, equipment, warehouse and office areas as needed.

Results Expected: Production processes are performed according to guidelines and work orders. Communications to crew chief and customer are timely. Jobs are completed at or beyond customer expectations. Vehicles, equipment, and facilities remain clean, orderly, and working properly.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. This company does not and will not discriminate in employment and personnel practices based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, national origin, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have the ability to be on call (on a rotation basis)
  • Must have the ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs
  • Must have a good driving record
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Must be able to pass a background/drug test

3 ways to apply:


1. Call our office at 330-497-4600
2. Stop by and fill out a job application at 3317 Orion St NW, North Canton OH 44720
3. E-mail resume to spworks03@gmail.com.

Come check out our company at www.SERVPROnorthweststarkcounty.com