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Spring Season Fire Tips & Hazards in Canal Fulton, OH

5/18/2022 (Permalink)

Hose Hand Check and clean your dryer vents from lint to prevent a fire.

Spring is here! As we start to enjoy the warmer weather in Canal Fulton and begin to grill outdoors and enjoy our first bonfire, we also need to take a moment to think about how we can all be more fire safe. SERVPRO has cleaned and restored many homes after a fire and therefore we thought we would share some annual spring-cleaning tips for fire safety.

Fire Tips and Hazards Inside Your Home:

  • Test your home’s smoke and carbon monoxide alarms.
  • Check all electrical cords that Discard any electrical cords that are frayed.
  • Check basements, attics, and around electrical appliances for any water leaks from the winter weather.
  • Inspect and clean your lint trap and exhaust from your clothes dryer.

Fire tips and Hazards Outside Your Home:

  • Remove dead leaves and other flammable debris from gutters around house foundation and under decks, porches, or stairs.
  • Clean out and organize garage, sheds. Make sure all flammable materials are stored in fire-rated containers and away from children.
  • Check grills for rust, insects, grease, and other debris before starting.
  • Replace any gas hoses that are worn.
  • Check and remove any debris from outdoor vents and AC units.

If you experience a fire, call the professional and IICRC trained technicians from SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County. We are available 24 hours a day at 330-497-4600. Check out our website at for all our services.

A Hydroxyl Generator Can Help Remove Fire Odor from you Massillion, Ohio Home

5/4/2022 (Permalink)

Hydroxyl Generator SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County has advanced equipment to help remove smoke odor from your Massillion, Ohio home after a fire disaster.

A fire can produce an extreme odor that can linger in your Massillion, Ohio home. When our SERVPRO crews arrive to begin the fire, damage clean up and restoration process a Hydroxyl Generator is placed in the home. Our crews will remove all the non-salvageable items and clean the ceilings, walls, windows, doors, and floors. The salvageable contents will either be packed up and cleaned at the SERVPRO warehouse or cleaned on site depending on the severity of the fire.

What is a Hydroxyl Generator?

This state-of-the-art system sends UV rays (365nm) (emitted from a TiO2 photo-catalytic lamp) through an anatase-coated glass sleeve to trap vast amounts of titanium dioxide. Next, electron hole pairs form and react with water and oxygen, producing free electrons and hydroxyl radicals that, when dispersed by a fan, convert organic and inorganic gases and air pollutants into carbon dioxide and water. Translation: Stinky air is neutralized, and people do not have to leave their home.

When your home or business suffers from fire, soot, smoke, and odor damage SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County have the specialized fire restoration training needed to restore your home to pre-fire condition. Every fire damage is unique, and requires a specific solution, but the general process stays the same. For additional information about our SERVPRO’s process click:

Have Questions About Fire, Smoke, or Soot Damage? Call Today – (330) 497-4600

Commercial Water Damage Restoration Specialists in Canton, Ohio

4/7/2022 (Permalink)

fans hallway If your building experiences a water damage of any size, call the IICRC certified crews at SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County at 330-497-4600.

Flooding, roof leaks, broken pipes, sprinkler system discharge, or any water damage events in Canton, Ohio commercial properties are often complex with numerous issues that require a knowledgeable and flexible response. Whether we are dealing with a small water cleanup scenario or a large-scale event, we work quickly to assess each unique situation and isolate the damaged area. In many instances, normal operations can continue in a temporary space while we restore your facility.

Did you know that 50% of businesses never reopen after a fire or water disaster? SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is available 24 hours a day to get your business back up and running, "Like it never even happened." Storms can produce high winds, heavy rain and flooding that can destroy a business in minutes. Every hour that is not spent cleaning and restoring is lost revenue to your business. When an emergency arises in your business, call one of our highly trained professionals that are certified in water, fire and mold clean up and restoration.

Our staff is highly trained in property damage restoration. From initial and ongoing training at SERVPRO’s corporate training facility to regular IICRC-industry certification, rest assured our staff has the knowledge to restore your property and get you back to business. For help restoring your commercial property after a water or fire loss, call SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County 24/7/365 at 330-497-4600. We will make it “Like it never even happened.”

Signs of Storm Damage to Your Minerva, Ohio Roof

4/7/2022 (Permalink)

Roof Shingles SERVPRO can provide emergency roof tarping to your Minerva, Ohio home if it experienced severe storm damage.

When a significant storm blows through your Minerva, Ohio property, it is a great idea to inspect your roof, siding, gutters, and foundation for any potential storm damage. Storm damage can stem from high winds, flying debris, hail, and heavy rainfall.

Signs Of Storm Damage to Your Roof

Other than heavy tree branches and debris, hailstones are a big enemy of roofing materials. By looking at the size of hailstones which fell during a storm, you can evaluate the extent of damage it could have caused to your roof. Hailstones the size of a softball will often cause massive damages such as displaced shingles or tears on membranes.

Other signs of storm damage to your roof include:

  • Ponding water
  • Cracked or missing shingles
  • Bruising on roofing materials and dents on AC units
  • Leaks
  • Wet ceiling
  • Debris
  • Dents on flashing and counter flashings
  • Broken glass/power lines

What To Do After Storm Damage

If your roof is severely damaged and need an emergency roof tarp, call SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County to secure your home and prevent any further damage such as water intrusion. When your roof has suffered extensive damage from a storm, it is imperative to call a restoration construction company to make the necessary repairs and prevent further damage to your home.

As a local franchise, SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County cares about our community and customers. Our staff and crews make sure to ease the stress during any storm damage catastrophe with quality work and excellent customer service. Visit to find out more about storm damage restoration service or call at 330-497-4600. We are available 24 hours a day.

SERVPRO Northwest Stark County Customer Review from North Canton, Ohio

3/10/2022 (Permalink)

Man Words Stars A 5-star review from a recent customer that experienced a water damage in North, Canton Ohio.

When hiring a restoration company to service your home, its level of customer service is an important factor to consider. When choosing a restoration company to preserve and protect your home after a crisis, it’s important to do your homework. SERVPRO® of Northwest Stark County has been restoring residential and commercial property damage in the Canton, Ohio area for over thirty years! Here is a Google Review that says it all:

A review from a satisfied customer:

Brenda- 5 Stars from North Canton, Ohio

The entire crew from SERVPRO was terrific! They were very professional and clean up after themselves. Alex took his time explaining everything to us and was very understanding. I hope I never have this kind of water issue again. But if we do I won’t hesitate reaching out for their help! Thanks guys for getting our kitchen dried out !!

We strive every day at SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County to ensure that our quality of work is up to the highest standard and we are always thrilled to get positive reviews from our customers.   We provide 24-hour emergency services such as Water Damage Restoration, Fire Damage Restoration and Mold Remediation for both residential and commercial properties. 

Need our services? Call Us Today at 330-497-4600! Franchises are Independently Owned and Operated.

A Satisfied Customer in Canton, Ohio that Experienced a Water Damage

3/7/2022 (Permalink)

Man Words Stars SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County 5-Star Review from a Satisfied Customer in Canton, Ohio.

SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County provides 24-hour emergency services for Water Damage Restoration, Fire Damage Restoration, Storm Damage Cleanup and Mold Remediation for both residential and commercial properties. Our team strives every day to ensure that our quality of work is up to the highest standard and we are always thrilled to get positive reviews from our customers.  

A recent customer experienced a pipe-break under their kitchen sink causing water damage to the floor, cabinets, and basement. Joe was the estimator on call and helped the customer with all his paperwork and explained in detail the job process. SERVPRO successfully dried his structure with air movers and dehumidifiers.

A 5 Star Customer Review:

The crews were great! Joe was very professional. Thank you for all your hard work cleaning up my water damage. – George from Canton, Ohio

No job is to small or too big for the crews at SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County. We are always here for our customers to put their water damaged home back to preloss condition. Our crews will make sure the work is done properly, efficiently and in a timely manner. Call us 24 hours a day at 330-497-4600.

Commercial Water Damage in Canton, Ohio

2/21/2022 (Permalink)

SERVPRO trucks in front of building SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County at a business that experienced a water damage in Canton, Ohio.

When disaster strikes at your business you need service fast. At SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County our company knows that closing your business unexpectedly can affect your business drastically. Our team is committed to getting you back to business after a disaster strikes. If your business suffers a disaster even at 2 am, we are here for you. A real person will answer your call, and we are able to dispatch crews to you immediately.

There are several restoration companies to choose from in the Canton area when disaster strikes. SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is the team in the local area with over 30 years of experience serving business when disaster hits. Our team have helped a variety of customers over the years and have always taken pride in the work we do. When choosing what company to have work in your home or office, take your time, do your research, and pick the company that is the best fit for you and your family or your business.

When an emergency disaster arises in your business, give us a call and we will be there fast with the help you need.

No Job Is Too Large

The SERVPRO Commercial Large Loss Division is composed of our best of the best in restoration. Our elite large-loss specialists are pre-qualified and strategically positioned throughout the United States to handle any size disaster. A commercial operations manager supervises every large loss to help ensure seamless communication and timely mitigation. 

Our SERVPRO team is on call 24/7/365 to help your business survive water, fire or storm devastation and quickly get your property back in working order. We will work with you to make sure your business stays remains open, and your customers are taken care of. Our crews are dedicated to helping our customers when disaster strikes and helping to make it “Like it never even happened.” Call our team at 330-497-4600.

Flooding Can Occur During Winter in Your Canton, Ohio Home

2/3/2022 (Permalink)

Icicles Roof SERVPRO is available throughout Canton, Ohio to help you if winter weather damages your properties. Contact us today at 330-497-4600.

The ground hog saw his shadow, so we have 6 more weeks of winter. We will probably experience some more cold weather and snow accumulation. Just remember that SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County is available if your property suffers damage due to the cold weather.

When we experience frigid temperatures for long periods of time, water supply pipes that are not well insulated can freeze and burst. If left unnoticed the damage to the home can be catastrophic even requiring homeowners to move out temporarily while extensive repairs are completed. 

Another type of damage from winter weather can come from ice dams. An ice dam is a ridge of ice that forms along the edge of your roof. The problem is, these ice dams can force water up under your roof's shingles. And this may cause water to leak into your attic, ceiling or wall, soaking your insulation, drywall and paint. Ice dams can also damage your roof and gutters. If you see large icicles hanging from one particular area of your home this may indicate an ice dam.

Regardless of the Winter Storm, We Can Help

Cold weather and winter storms can cause significant damage with little warning. Regardless of the type of storm, SERVPRO can handle any size disaster. During catastrophic storms and major events, our Disaster Recovery Team can respond quickly with additional resources.

Call us now! SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County are winter weather damage restoration specialists. We are always Here to Help, 24/7. Give us a call at 330-467-4600 for immediate assistance or visit our Website!

SERVPRO Commercial Property Services

1/28/2022 (Permalink)

Trucks in Building SERVPRO specializes in fire and water damage cleanup and restoration at commercial properties in Canal Fulton, Ohio.

Fire and water damage can be very devastating for a business or commercial property in Canal Fulton, Ohio. In addition to fire, smoke, and soot damage, water damage caused by firefighting efforts and fire suppression systems may occur. Every hour spent restoring your business back to pre-fire condition is an hour of lost revenue and productivity. If you have a water or fire emergency, call SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County at 330-497-4600.

Related Commercial Services

A recent review from a commercial customer:

D. B. 
reviewed SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County


When we had a water incident in our office, we called the local SERVPRO. They were very prompt and explained everything very well, there was no high-pressure sales which I appreciated very much! Everyone was very professional and helpful, and they took care of the issue in record time! Thanks, SERVPRO!

All SERVPRO’s are locally owned and operated. We will respond quickly to storm and water damages to homes and businesses that are in the Canton, Ohio area. Our knowledgeable, highly trained and IICRC certified crews are available 24/7/365 days a year. Call us today at 330-823-4088 or visit our website:

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Winter Storm Damage that Can Happen to Your Massillion, OH Commercial Building

1/10/2022 (Permalink)

Hallway Water Water damage at a commercial building in Massillion, Ohio.

A commercial building owner needs to take the proper precautions to ensure that his structure is safe during a winter storm. A winter storm can cause extensive damage to diverse types of structures, and commercial properties are among the structures that can suffer extensive damage. Wet, heavy snow, high winds, freezing rain and frigid temperatures combine to create conditions that can cause structural damage. The following are three types of damage that a commercial property owner could experience because of a winter storm. Being prepared is the key before the impending stormy weather strikes.

Collapsed roofs

If your commercial building has a flat roof, there is an increased chance that it will collapse during a winter storm. The buildup of ice and heavy snow on a flat roof can cause it to buckle under the excessive weight. A roof collapse can not only cause extensive and costly damage to your building, but there is also the potential for it to injure anyone who may be inside the building.

Leaky roofs

A collapse is not the only way that the roof of your commercial property can be damaged during a winter storm. Snow and ice can cause leaks to develop in the roof. These leaks are most often the result of ice dams. Ice dams form when a ridge of ice forms along the edge of a roof. This ice prevents the melting snow and ice from draining properly from the roof. As a result, the water has no place else to go but behind the ice dam, down through the roof until it finally exits through the ceiling of your property.

Leaking roofs can cause extensive damage to your property and can be expensive to repair.

Frozen and burst pipes

When the temperature plummets to below freezing levels, there is an increased probability that the water pipes in your commercial building could freeze When pipes freeze, the water held within them expands, and pipes can only expand so much. Avoid flooding and burst pipes by making sure all your existing freeze-protection devices and alarms are in good working order. Test freeze stats and valves before the weather gets cold, wrap pipes and faucets in unheated or minimally heated areas of the building and seal cracks and openings around exposed pipes. 

Winter is closing in and colder weather is right around the corner. Before you suffer a water damage you should check your commercial property for areas that may need additional insulation, heating, or other attention that will prevent freezing weather from penetrating your property and potentially freezing water pipes in the process. Depending upon the size of your commercial property this type of damage can result in thousands of dollars in damage and may require many weeks of construction to repair. Call SERVPRO of Northwest Stark County if you need water cleanup or restoration from a winter storm damage at 330-497-4600.