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Emergency Services-Water Disaster

Emergency Services-Water Disaster

When a retail establishment in the city of Scranton needed to remain operable, we created drying tents. This creative drying techniques  helps facilitate the drying process and allows the business to remain open.  

Commercial Dryer Ducts

Commercial Dryer Ducts

Pictures is a recent dryer duct cleaning SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge completed for a hotel in Dickson City. The greater the frequency of dryer use the greater the frequency needed in cleaning the ducts. Call us to set up a preventive maintenance schedule.

Commercial Kitchen Cleaning

Commercial Kitchen Cleaning

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge as part of its commercial cleaning services partners with local restaurants to provide commercial kitchen cleaning. This picture was an after we did for a customer in Dickson City to as a preparation for re-opening.

Dryer Duct Lint

Dryer Duct Lint

Dryer fires are a leading cause of commercial fires. When lint build up it causes excessive heat and increase the risk for a disaster. This picture shows how much lint can build up over a period of time when regular cleaning is not completed.

Air Duct Cleaning

Air Duct Cleaning

Dirty and dusty vents are indicative of dirty air duct lines. Dirty ducts equate to poor indoor air quality. Let SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge clean and disinfect the ducts and improve the air quality for both employees and customers.

Monday Morning Disaster

Monday Morning Disaster

When you come to work on a Monday morning in Scranton Pa. and find a water disaster the only thing to do is call SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge, the Scranton areas leader in emergency disaster water cleanup.

Scranton Chamber-Lunch Networking

Scranton Chamber-Lunch Networking

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forges Marketing Manager, Nick Burruano participating in The Scranton Chamber networking event at Simona America in Archbald. Always interesting to learn about local businesses. Simona American is an asset for the entire region.

Emergency Services-Board Up/Roof Tarping

Emergency Services-Board Up/Roof Tarping

As part of our services, we provide emergency services like roof tarping and  board-ups for our insurance clients. This home in Dunmore  was damaged by a recent rare tornado is one such example.

Water Damage Olyhant

Water Damage Olyhant

Water will always seek its lowest level. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge certified water restoration technicians will assess all areas of your home or business for water damage to ensure the property is restored safety and efficiently.

Prepping for a Commercial Cleaning

Prepping for a Commercial Cleaning

A church in Carbondale suffered a puff back (furnace malfunction) which caused soot to be spread throughout the building. We were called to do a through top down clean to ensure cleanliness and safety.

Commercial Carpet Cleaning

Commercial Carpet Cleaning

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge offers free estimates and preventive maintenance programs on our commercial carpet cleaning services. This is our latest project at a commercial building in Scranton.

Nicotine Stained Apartment

Nicotine Stained Apartment

Nicotine is a difficult substance to clean. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called to this apartment in Carbondale to clean and paint due to the extensive damage. See our before and afters pictures for the results.

Water Damage Scranton Pa

Water Damage Scranton Pa

A water pipe blew causing this damage at a home in Scranton, Pa. This picture shows how powerful water can be and how much damage it can cause. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called to mitigate the damage and restore the property.

Water Damage From Frozen Pipes- Archbald Pa.

Water Damage From Frozen Pipes- Archbald Pa.

Hardwood floors buckled due to extensive water damage caused by frozen pipes during the recent cold spell.We were called to try to save the integrity of this home in Archbald, Pa. With the latest equipment available SERVPRO is the right company for the job.

Fire Extinguisher Discharge Leads to Extensive Cleanup

Fire Extinguisher Discharge Leads to Extensive Cleanup

When late night mischief leads to as fire extinguisher being discharged and cleanup is required SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge got the call. 24/7 we respond. Specialty cleaning is our specialty.

 
Mold and Fungus

Mold and Fungus

This is a picture of fungi growing inside a room which suffered water damage. The room was dark and humid which are perfect conditions for mold and fungi to thrive, even in-doors. Untreated water damage can become a mold infestation.

Creative Drying

Creative Drying

A recent upstairs bathroom water leak compromised this beautiful hardwood floor in Scranton. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge created a floor drying system in order to save the hardwood. By tenting the floor we are able to extract the moisture from the wood by using air movers and dehumidifiers. Repairing/saving instead of replacing not only saves money but also the integrity of the home.

Creative In-Door Air Quality Solution

Creative In-Door Air Quality Solution

We had to cover an indoor pool during this cleaning project in order to regulate the relative humidity. We also employed an air filtration plan to allow the facility to remain open while the SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge team cleaned and disinfected the facility.

Hepa-Vacuuming Mold Spores

Hepa-Vacuuming Mold Spores

A hepa-vacuum is a specialized piece of equipment which is used  to clean walls, floors and ceilings. It ensures that unhealthy particles do not circulate in the air during the cleaning process.

School Cleaning Project

School Cleaning Project

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge along with its local partners were able to clean an entire school over a weekend due to air quality concerns. Here is the team hepa-vacuuming and cleaning the contents.

Water Damage at a School in Lackawanna County

Water Damage at a School in Lackawanna County

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge employing the use of a desiccant at this school in Scranton to help facilitate the drying process from a large area. The proper drying techniques allows for a return to a safe and healthy environment.

Broken Water Pipe Damage - Scranton Pa.

Broken Water Pipe Damage - Scranton Pa.

Pictured above are the devastating effects of a broken water pipe in an upstairs bathroom on the basement level of this home in Scranton, PA. This poor woman awoke to find this mess after a bathroom supply line broke. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was able to respond within an hour to help this customer.

Water Damage - Scranton Pa

Water Damage - Scranton Pa

These are additional pictures from a devastating water loss on an older Victorian home in Scranton Pa. A third floor toilet supply line broke in the middle of the night causing this damage. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge made it "Like it never even happened®" April 2013

PUFF BACK DAMAGE-Lake Winola Pa.

PUFF BACK DAMAGE-Lake Winola Pa.

Picture of a recent puff back from a gas stove on a home on Lake Winola. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called by the insurance to clean and paint the interior of the structure.

PRE-TESTING PROCESS

PRE-TESTING PROCESS

The use of chemical dry sponges aides the mitigating process of any loss by determining what can be repaired instead of replaced. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge partners with the insurance industry to reduce claims and make their and our customers whole. That is why we are the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre premier cleanup and restoration company.

Certificate of Satisifaction

Certificate of Satisifaction

The certificate of satisfaction from a recent customer in Old Forge Pa. who had experienced water damage due to a burst water pipe. Why SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks-Summit/Old Forge is the Scranton/Wilkes-Barres premier Fire and Water cleanup company.

Mitigating a Water Loss in Clarks Summit, PA

Mitigating a Water Loss in Clarks Summit, PA

A senior living facility in Clarks Summit, Pa. suffered water damage due to ice damming. They called SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks-Summit/Old Forge to mitigate the issue. We were on scene within 2 hours helping to preserve the carpet and appliances instead of a costly replacement.

Water Damage at a Hotel: February 2014

Water Damage at a Hotel: February 2014

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks-Summit/Old Forge, setting containment to properly dry a ceiling at a commercial structure in Scranton, Pa. A sprinkler head froze and busted causing this water damage on the second floor. The specialized equipment help make SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge the leading restoration and mitigation company in Lackawanna County.

Mold Project-Scranton Pa

Mold Project-Scranton Pa

A current mold remediation project being completed by SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks-Summit/Old Forge in Scranton Pa. This infestation held up the sale of the home. It was caused by condensation over time from the home freezing and thawing.

Indoor Flooding - Clarks Summit, Pa.

Indoor Flooding - Clarks Summit, Pa.

This devastation was caused by a supply line rupturing in a third floor bathroom in a home in Clarks Summit, Pa. Accidents occur and SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge is there to help. Timely mitigation can save the carpet and some of the walls from an expensive replacement.

Air Scrubber-Tunkhannock Pa

Air Scrubber-Tunkhannock Pa

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge employing the use of one of our air scrubbers following a mold remediation job in Tunkhannock, Pa. This machine ensure that any airborne spores are filtered through the scrubber literally cleaning the air.

Mold Growth - Dunmore, PA

Mold Growth - Dunmore, PA

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge, the premier specialty cleaning company of Lackawanna County, specializes in mold remediation. For mold to occur three factors must be present:

1. Dampness (previous water loss) 2. Food source 3. Heat

If mold is an issue in your home or business it can seriously hinder your indoor air quality. Mold is spread through the air, so it is important to have your air ducting system cleaned as well. Call us for any mold issue that you may have and keep your family, employees and customers safe and healthy.

Sewer Back Up - Hamlin Pa.

Sewer Back Up - Hamlin Pa.

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called to this sewerage backup in Hamlin Pa. Without professional cleaning dirty water leads to black mold, which is very harmful and can lead to serious health issues. Extracting the sewerage is not enough; a through cleaning of the structure is why SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge is Lackawanna County premier mitigation company. If you don't want to clean it...we will.Extracting the sewerage is not enough, a through cleaning of the structure is why SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge is Lackawanna County premier mitigation company. If you don't want to clean it...we will.

Partnership with Scranton/Wilkes Barre Railriders

Partnership with Scranton/Wilkes Barre Railriders

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge is pleased with our partnership with the SWB Railriders. Our signage at the PNC Field. Pictured is SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge's President Kevin Wentling

Smoke Detector Melted-Scranton Pa

Smoke Detector Melted-Scranton Pa

This house  fire in Scranton, PA literally caused the smoke detector to melt. Materials burn differently and wood is typically a hot and smoky fire. This home suffered extensive damage, but SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was there to help.

Smoke Damage-Hawley Pa

Smoke Damage-Hawley Pa

The smoke damage inside this home in Hawley, Pa. was caused by a garage fire which was detached from the home. The fire spread to the home and was so hot it melted the aluminum siding of the neighbor's home. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was there to help.

Negative Air Aides in Removing Smoke Odor

Negative Air Aides in Removing Smoke Odor

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge employing the use a negative air machine to duct the air out of a smoke odor room. This process literally changes the air in the room from unhealthy to healthy.

Our Certified Technicians (PPE)

Our Certified Technicians (PPE)

SERVPRO of Carbondale/ Clarks Summit/Old Forge certified technicians using personal protective equipment (PPE) on a fire damaged property in the City of Scranton. Safety is always our number one concern.

Specialized Equipment

Specialized Equipment

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge using a desiccant to dry a large commercial water loss in Scranton, Pa. The use of a desiccant allows for a larger space to be dried quicker by venting the airflow outside controlling the temperature and humidity of the area.

In-Door Air Quality

In-Door Air Quality

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge using our portable system of whips and brushes is able to clean HVAC duct lines which will improve your over indoor air quality. Call us for a free estimate.

Commercial Water Damage

Commercial Water Damage

This is the second floor of a four story commercial structure in the city of Scranton. All four floors suffered water damage, needing mitigation to restore this business. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge has begun the process of making it "Like it Never Even Happened".

Tabling Night @ PNC Field

Tabling Night @ PNC Field

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge held a tabling event at PNC Field as part of our partnership with the SWB Railriders. marketing manager Nick Burruano talking SERVPRO services all night!

Drying Mats to Save Hardwood Flooring

Drying Mats to Save Hardwood Flooring

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge employing the use of drying mats to save a hardwood floor in a water damaged home in Tunkhannock Pa. Repairing instead of replacing damaged parts of the structure and contents saves money and the integrity of the structure.

Specialized Equipment Helps Save Money and Property

Specialized Equipment Helps Save Money and Property

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge using drying mats to dry a home in Tunkhannock, Pa. The mats literally suck the moisture from the wood to facilitate the drying process and preserving the structure.

Mold Project-Carbondale, Pa.

Mold Project-Carbondale, Pa.

Pictured above is mold growth on ceiling tiles in a home in Carbondale, Pa.  This home experienced water damage and was not professionally dried. Mold had affected almost the entire structure and the only remediation was a complete gut. Always call a professional mitigation company like SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge when water negatively affects your home or business.

Biohazard Cleanup -Hamlin Pa

Biohazard Cleanup -Hamlin Pa

This is one of our SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forges certified biohazard technicians in full personal protective equipment at a large sewer backup in  Hamlin Pa. This category three-water damage is dangerous and the utmost precaution is needed when mitigating it. The backup occurred when the homeowner was away causing extensive damage.

Emergency Services- Board-up and Roof Tarping

Emergency Services- Board-up and Roof Tarping

The view from the 3rd floor of a fire damaged apartment house in Scranton. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge responded to an emergency services call for a board-up and tarp to ensure that the home is safe and secure.

Fire Extinguisher Discharge Cleanup

Fire Extinguisher Discharge Cleanup

This is the result of using a fire extinguisher on a kitchen fire in Tunkhannock, Pa. The fire was extinguished quickly with great work from the fire dept but the extinguished media left a mess in which SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was able to clean.

Flooded Basement

Flooded Basement

The chance a water heater will leak or burst begins to dramatically increase when it is 5 years old. Three-quarters (3/4) of all water heaters fail before they are 12 years old. Below does a busted water heater cause a flooded basement.

Soot Damage Forest City

Soot Damage Forest City

The damage caused by a puff back in a home in Forest City, Pa. The oil based soot expunged from the floor registers causing extensive damaged throughout the home. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called to do the cleaning.

Oil Based Soot-Puff Back- Forest City, Pa

Oil Based Soot-Puff Back- Forest City, Pa

The result of an oil based puff back in a home in Forest City, Pa. Professional cleaning is required by a mitigation and restoration company. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge used dry chemical sponges to remove the soot and prepare the structure for painting.

Soot Stained Ceiling

Soot Stained Ceiling

This stain on a ceiling in a home in Forest City, Pa. was a result of the homeowner attempting to clean the puff back himself. Instead of using a chemical sponge to clean the oil based soot he used water thus making the issue worse. Always call the professionals at SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge when your home or business is damaged by soot, smoke or fire..

Soot Cleaning

Soot Cleaning

These pictures represent our cleaning process on a fire cleaning project in Honesdale, Pa. Swirl ceiling are especially difficult to clean, however this is why SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge is Northeastern Pa. premier specialty cleaning company.

Commercial Board Up Services

Commercial Board Up Services

This board up at a commercial property in Pittston, Pa. was necessary for both safety and security. Board up services is another service we provide for our customers. 24/7/365 SERVPRO is available.

Commercial Board Up Services

Commercial Board Up Services

This board up at a commercial property in Pittston, Pa. was necessary for both safety and security. Board up services is another service we provide for our customers 24/7/365. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge is the Lackawanna County's premier emergency services company.

Manufacturing Cleaning

Manufacturing Cleaning

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge does cleaning of manufacturing facilities from top down. Pictured above SERVPRO needed lifts in order to clean the ceiling of dust build up over an extended time period.

Smoke Damage

Smoke Damage

Soot travels. This pictures shows the extent on which soot from a fire can damage walls causing health concerns. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called by the insurance company to clean the smoke damage and restore the property back to a healthy condition.

Cleaning a condemned property

Cleaning a condemned property

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge specializes in the cleaning of  biohazard situations such as crime scenes, meth labs, animal feces houses and sewer backups. We help make it "Like it never even happened".

Mold Issue-Carbondale, Pa

Mold Issue-Carbondale, Pa

Due to a water issue, this commercial property located in Carbondale, Pa. has a mold problem.

Air Duct Cleaning

Air Duct Cleaning

A commercial air duct cleaning in Jessup, Pa. We use a system of whips and negative air pressure to clean the system of contaminants which build up over time. Scranton, Pa. leading disaster recovery company.

Air Duct Machine

Air Duct Machine

SERVPRO's air duct cleaning machine. We use a system of whips (pictured) and negative air pressure to remove the contaminants and impurities.

Storm damage-Archbald, Pa

Storm damage-Archbald, Pa

This home in Archbald, Pa suffered a busted water pipe during this recent cold spell in Northeastern Pa. freezing pipes are especially problematic in this area. Notice how the water froze inside the residence due to the heating system going down.

Commercial Air Duct-Dunmore, Pa

Commercial Air Duct-Dunmore, Pa

This was the before picture of the air ducting system from a commercial property in Dunmore, Pa. Its amazing how much contaminants build up in the system over time. How is your in-door air quality?

Kitchen Fire at a High Rise in Wilkes-barre

Kitchen Fire at a High Rise in Wilkes-barre

This kitchen fire on the top floor of a high rise, commercial property in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. The fire was contained and the staff did an amazing job of containment and evacuation. SERVPRO provides emergency services helping us be the premier mitigation provider in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Kitchen Fire at a High Rise in Wilkes-barre

Kitchen Fire at a High Rise in Wilkes-barre

This kitchen fire on the top floor of a high rise, commercial property in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. The fire was contained and the staff did an amazing job of containment and evacuation. SERVPRO provides emergency services helping us be the premier mitigation provider in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Water damage Scranton, Pa

Water damage Scranton, Pa

The devastating affects of water damage in a home in Scranton, Pa. Busted water pipes cause tremendous damage to homes and businesses.

Oil Based Soot-Puff Back- Hazleton, Pa

Oil Based Soot-Puff Back- Hazleton, Pa

A furnish fire which sent an oil based soot throughout the air ducting system affecting the entire home. Notice the soot webs in the corner of the top floor bedroom.

Busted Water Line

Busted Water Line

Once water freezes it expands causing the pipe to crack and rupture. We have seen a lot of this recently.

Compulsive Hoarding

Compulsive Hoarding

SERVPRO was called to this home in Hazleton after a puff back only to find a compulsive hoarding situation.

Lint from Dryer Ducts

Lint from Dryer Ducts

This was the lint pulled from a section of dryer ducting on a commercial property in Scranton, Pa. Preventive maintenance reduces the risk of disasters, so get your ducts cleaned today.

Soot Damage-Kitchen Fire

Soot Damage-Kitchen Fire

Notice the difference once SERVPRO cleaned this restaurant floor following a fire next to the building. This was collateral damage. Make sure to clean up after a fire as soon as possible to ensure cleanliness of your facility.

Dirty Air Vents

Dirty Air Vents

Dust covered air vents are a sure sign of a dirty air ducting system. This is the quality of air that your family and employees are breathing everyday. Call us to have your ducts cleaned and significantly improve your in-door air quality.

Kitchen Fires the Leading Source

Kitchen Fires the Leading Source

Cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires and home injuries. The leading cause of fires in the kitchen is unattended cooking. It’s important to be alert to prevent cooking fires. This kitchen fire SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called to clean and repair in Tunkhannock, Pa. was caused by unattended cooking oil on a stove. Thank you to National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) for the following safety tips: http://bit.ly/1uVrYh9

Mold Remediation Waverly, Pa.

Mold Remediation Waverly, Pa.

Widespread mold growth as the result of an untreated water loss. This home in Waverly, Pa. requires a complete gut in order to remediate the property. Always remediate your water damage to avoid the growth of mold.

Commercial Water Loss-LaPlume, Pa.

Commercial Water Loss-LaPlume, Pa.

Containment is necessary in order to facilitate the drying process.

Mold-Forest City, Pa

Mold-Forest City, Pa

This infestation of mold resulted from a broken water pipe which was left unattended. This project will require expert mold remediation.

Dirty Air Ducts-Dunmore, Pa

Dirty Air Ducts-Dunmore, Pa

This is the amount of pollutants that accumulate in an air ducting system over time. Having your ducts inspected and cleaned improved efficiency as well as your in door air quality.

Dirty Ducts- Dickson City, Pa

Dirty Ducts- Dickson City, Pa

In-door air quality is important to your customers. These ducts are in a retail establishment in Dickson City, Pa. SERVPRO offers free estimates. Call today. (570) 235-1646

Hydroxl to remove offensive odors

Hydroxl to remove offensive odors

The main benefit of using a true hydroxyl generator is that they are safe to use in occupied areas for deodorization purposes.

Sea of Green

Sea of Green

SERVPRO was called a commercial disaster Sunday morning and this business opened its doors Monday! Team work allows us to meet the customers needs

Hepa Vacuum

Hepa Vacuum

HEPA (High-Efficiency Particulate Air) vacuums differ from conventional vacuums in that they contain filters that are capable of trapping extremely small, micron-sized particles. A true HEPA filter can trap 99.97 percent of all airborne particles larger than 0.3 microns.

Soot Damage

Soot Damage

Cleaning soot from a school in the city of Scranton. This secondary damage was a result of a large scale tire fire a few blocks away.

Kitchen Fire-Dickson City, Pa.

Kitchen Fire-Dickson City, Pa.

Kitchen fires are the most common cause of homeowner fires. This one was caused by unattended cooking.

Furnace Fire

Furnace Fire

This furnace fire in Scranton, Pa. was caused by a malfunction. October is fire prevention month and a perfect time to have your home heating system serviced by a qualified HVAC company

Stairwell-Fire damage Cleanup

Stairwell-Fire damage Cleanup

This stairwell was cleaned by SERVPRO. It suffered secondary smoke and soot damage from a large scale commercial tire fire.

Sewer backup

Sewer backup

This category 3 sewer backup in Scranton, Pa. It's a dirty job but SERVPRO will make it "Like it never even happened."

Dehumidifing

Dehumidifing

SERVPRO production crew setting up a dehumidifier to reduce the moisture level in this structure in Scranton, Pa. to decrease the drying time. Quicker drying equates to less structural damage.

Mold Damage

Mold Damage

Moisture is one necessary element for mold infestation. This summer home was left unattended with no dehumidifier causing this biohazard situation. Mold spores can begin to grow as little as 48-hrs once the relative humidity in the structure climbs past 60%. if your home has a moisture issue, a dehumidifier can help remedy the problem. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge follows IICRC standards in mold remediation jobs.

Conventional refrigerant Dehumidifier

Conventional refrigerant Dehumidifier

The conventional dehumidifier is the most common and the model typically found in your basement. Energy efficient, works best with high temperatures and high humidity.

Low Grain Refrigerant Dehumidifiers (LGR)

Low Grain Refrigerant Dehumidifiers (LGR)

A LGR dehumidifier is one of the newest forms of mechanical dehumidification. The unit performs better at a high humidity. The coils do not freeze up as quickly.

Trauma Cleanup

Trauma Cleanup

Dave and Debbie in full protective equipment (PPE) cleaning and disinfecting a trauma scene in Clarks Summit, Pa. Blood and body fluids make the scene a health issue and a professional cleanup company is required.

CE Class

CE Class

12/16/15 CE class talking about Mitigation and Response Seminar.

SERVPRO Office

SERVPRO Office

If your home or business experiences a smoke, fire or water disaster, call the professionals 24-hrs/day, 365 days/year.

Trauma Cleanup

Trauma Cleanup

This trauma cleanup project in Tunkhannock needed professional cleanup due to health issues from the deceased. Anywhere the bodily fluid particles are visible on the structure need to be removed. Here the sheet rock is cut out for safety.

Odor Removal-Urine

Odor Removal-Urine

This odor removal project in Peckville, Pa. was necessitated due to a urine issue within the structure. Urine is a contaminate and over time can become a health issue. We were able to safely and professionally clean this area.

Scranton Fire

Scranton Fire

A fire is a traumatic event, especially when it occurs around the holiday season. This fire occurred in Scranton which dis-placed the occupants right before Christmas Day. SERVPRO was called to help "Make it Like it Never Evened Happened"

Christmas Fire

Christmas Fire

Fire is always a traumatic event, but when it occurs around the holiday season it is always worse.

Fire rated drywall saves money

Fire rated drywall saves money

This home had fire rated drywall which contained the fire saving thousands of dollars in damage. Fire rated drywall is more fire resistant because it contains glass fiber reinforcement and other additives within its specially formulated core to help it hold up longer to a fire exposure.

ABC Rated Fire Extinguisher

ABC Rated Fire Extinguisher

Always have a ABC rated fire extinguisher in your home. This homeowner attempted to put out this kitchen fire with a lesser rating and the results were disastrous. While the ABC rated models are more expensive they will work for a stove fire like this one.

Condensation inside a window

Condensation inside a window

If evaporation is occurring faster than vapor removal condensation will appear on colder surfaces. Condensation is an indication of inadequate dehumidification. In order to properly dry this structure dehumidification is required

Busted Pipe

Busted Pipe

A pipe in the ceiling of this home in Waverly, Pa. froze and burst, causing this damage. Please ensure that if your home is unattended that the heating system is serviced and the home is checked.

Ceiling Fan Water Damage in Scranton Pa

Ceiling Fan Water Damage in Scranton Pa

Intense moisture from water damage in a home in Scranton, PA caused this ceiling fan to warp. We were able to make this emergency service call because we are available 24/7.

Mold - Scranton, PA

Mold - Scranton, PA

Mold is the unattended side effect of an untreated water damage. This mold was discovered behind kitchen cabinets in a home in Scranton, Pa. Always mitigate your water damage before it turns into mold.

Condensation

Condensation

Moisture inside a home can cause rot, mildew or weakened structure. The mirror inside this home was caused by the moisture resulting from a busted water pipe. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called in to mitigate the damage.

Frozen Pipes

Frozen Pipes

Ice emerging from a water line that froze in the recent cold spell. The expanding water will cause pipes to crack, and once the temperature rises and the ice melts, the water flows freely causing a huge mess within a home or business. Ensure your home is properly winterized.

Water Damage - Scranton, PA

Water Damage - Scranton, PA

The excessive moisture from a large scale water loss caused the paint to peel from the sheet rock in this home. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called in to dry the home.

Buckled Oak Floor

Buckled Oak Floor

This water damaged oak floor unfortunately buckled due to excessive water and a delay in drying it. While we do our best to repair instead of replace, sometimes replacement is necessary.

Commercial Water Damage - 1 Hour Response

Commercial Water Damage - 1 Hour Response

Commercial water loss in Dunmore, PA. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was on site within an hour to help dry the facility. The business experienced minimal disruption due to the fast response time. When smoke, fire or water disrupts your business call the team who has the experience and equipment to handle any size disaster. We are Lackawanna County's leader in emergency services, available 24/7/365. Call us at (570) 235-1646 to help your business get back up and running.

Water Damage - Dickson City, PA

Water Damage - Dickson City, PA

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called to mitigate and dry this commercial property in Dickson City, PA. A sprinkler pipe ruptured, causing a significant area of the building to flood.

The Talker Radio Promotion

The Talker Radio Promotion

tech42, Lackawanna County Chamber and SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge promoting the upcoming Disaster Preparedness Conference on 94.3 The Talker on Marty Wolff's business show. Tune in for more details!

Hood Vent Cleaning

Hood Vent Cleaning

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called to this restaurant hood vent cleaning in Dunmore, Pa. If your restaurant looks like it needs some cleaning, call us for an estimate today!

Air Duct Cleaning as part of water damage

Air Duct Cleaning as part of water damage

When an HVAC duct system suffers water damage and is not dried properly, long term mold ramifications are possible. Here is SERVPRO cleaning a commercial duct system as part of an overall water mitigation job.

Air Duct Cleaning

Air Duct Cleaning

This is the amount of dust, dirt and debris that accumulates over an extended period of time within your air duct system. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge cleaned this system.

Networking Event

Networking Event

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge co-sponsored a networking event on March 11, 2016 to promote our upcoming Disaster Preparedness Conference. The event was held in conjunction with tech42 and the Lackawanna County Chamber.

Dryer Fire

Dryer Fire

This dryer fire occurred in Jessup, PA. Always remember to clean your lint trap after every use. In this case, quick action from the homeowner saved the home from significant damage.

Big Brothers Big Sisters - Bowling for Kids' Sake

Big Brothers Big Sisters - Bowling for Kids' Sake

Team SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge, supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters 2016. Bowling for Kids' Sake. This was a great cause that we were happy to be a part of.

Furnace Malfunction

Furnace Malfunction

This furnace at a home in Scranton, PA caused a large-scale puffback. This caused soot to be sent throughout the entire home. Specialized cleaning is required to restore this property.

Disaster Preparedness Conference

Disaster Preparedness Conference

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge's marketing table at the Disaster Preparedness Conference at the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center on Thursday, April 7, 2016. We were able to present the Emergency Readiness Plan (ERP) to over 100 attendees.

Emergency Services for Scranton School

Emergency Services for Scranton School

When a large turkey buzzard flew through this school's window causing both a glass hazard as well as a bio-hazard issue for the students, SERVPRO was called to clean up the mess.

Air Duct Cleaning

Air Duct Cleaning

Concerns for the health of employees and citizens in this public building prompted this borough to call SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge to have the air ducts cleaned and deodorized.

Indoor Air Quality

Indoor Air Quality

How is your indoor air quality? A dirty HVAC register is one sign that the air being circulated within a building is not as clean and healthy as it could be. Call SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge for a free air duct cleaning quote.

Sewerage backup

Sewerage backup

This home suffered a sewerage backup in the basement which affected both side of a double block home. SERVPRO was called out on a Saturday to begin the cleanup process of making the residence safe for all the occupants.

Air Scrubber - Mold Remedaition

Air Scrubber - Mold Remedaition

Mike Chrzan, SERVPRO project manager, setting up an air scrubber as part of a mold remediation project at a home in Moosic, PA. Since mold is airborne, a scrubber is used to clean it to better ensure it does not spread during the remediation.

Working with Hazardous Substances

Working with Hazardous Substances

The work of a restoration professional is both hard and hazardous. Here is Frank in full PPE cleaning a sewage backup in Scranton. Raw sewerage is a bio-hazard and requires a professional restoration company to safely clean the structure.

Mold Infestation - Scranton, Pa.

Mold Infestation - Scranton, Pa.

Pictured here is mold infestation from an untreated water damage at a home in Scranton, PA. Be sure to always mitigate your water damage before it turns into something worse, like mold.

Rusty Air Duct Vent

Rusty Air Duct Vent

A rusty air duct vent could be a sign of excessive moisture within a home or business. This amount of moisture in your ducts could lead to other issues like mold.

Building Services

Building Services

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge was called to this emergency board-up of a home in the City of Scranton following a fire. Board-ups are recommended for both safety and security.

Sewage Cleaning

Sewage Cleaning

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required while extracting sewage from a damaged basement in Scranton, PA. The heavy rains from the recent storm caused this backup. Here at SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge, health and safety is always first and foremost for all those involved.

Home Fire-Moscow

Home Fire-Moscow

This fire caused substantial damage to a home in Moscow, Pa. SERVPRO was called to restore the property back to pre-loss condition.

Commercial Carpet Cleaning

Commercial Carpet Cleaning

SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge completing a commercial carpet cleaning for a healthcare facility in Lackawanna County in preparation of a state inspection.

Red Cross Northeast PA Heroes Awards & Breakfast

Red Cross Northeast PA Heroes Awards & Breakfast

Our marketing reps Regina and Nick were honored to represent SERVPRO at American Red Cross Northeastern Pennsylvania Chapter's Heroes Awards & Breakfast this morning. It was incredible hearing the stories of heroes right here in Lackawanna County who respond to disasters as part of their everyday lives.

Rapid Response to Commercial Fire in Dickson City

Rapid Response to Commercial Fire in Dickson City

Speed is the key to any mitigation. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge is committed to helping business owners reduce down time following a disaster. We are here helping them make it "Like it never even happened."

Fire Damage RT6 Fashion Mall

Fire Damage RT6 Fashion Mall

Smoke and soot from a fire will travel through the HVAC duct system causing damage throughout. Notice the registers on this HVAC unit at a store front at a strip mall in Scranton. The adjacent store had a fire which caused the soot to travel. This store needed to be cleaned due to the damage.

Soot Sponges

Soot Sponges

Our team using soot sponges to clean fire damaged building at a strip mall in Scranton. Soot sponges are used to wipe the soot from hard surfaces. A wet sponge will only cause the soot to stain.

Storm Damage

Storm Damage

Our crew cleaning up the results from this week's storm damage. The deluge of water was simply too much for many roofs, foundations and sewer systems in Lackawanna County, causing extensive water damage throughout our area.

Mold project-Scranton Pa

Mold project-Scranton Pa

Mold at a commercial building in Scranton. This was behind the interior wall stemming from an on-going roof leak.

Replacing Ceiling Tiles

Replacing Ceiling Tiles

Putting the finishing touches on a water restoration project in Scranton, Pa. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge will take the project from beginning to end. from water extraction to replacing ceiling tiles. SERVPRO of Carbondale/Clarks Summit/Old Forge is  A name you can trust.

RailRiders Event

RailRiders Event

Another quality group for our 8/20 event at PNC Field.

Lint build-up is a fire hazard

Lint build-up is a fire hazard

Preventive maintenance programs reduce risk and increase productivity. The lint build up in this sock vent at a hotel in Scranton's dryer duct shows the importance of regular dryer duct cleaning. SERVPRO offers preventive maintenance service agreements.