SERVPRO of Lakeland Assists in Disaster Clean Up in Nashville, TN

SERVPRO of Lakeland is proud to announce that they have been assisting in the storm response clean up efforts in the Nashville, TN area during the month of February.

SERVPRO of Lakeland is proud to announce that they have been assisting in the storm response clean up efforts in the Nashville, TN area during the month of February. Recent extreme drops in temperature have resulted in thousands of broken pipes in residential and commercial properties throughout the region prompting the local SERVPRO franchise to call in disaster clean up teams from throughout the southeast, and SERVPRO of Lakeland was chosen as one of the top franchises called in to assist in the efforts.


SERVPRO of Lakeland Owner, Larry Riddle, stated: “We are very familiar with assisting in this type of cleanup, as this is the second consecutive year we have been called in by another franchise to assist in a widespread freeze disaster”.


After several days of frozen temperatures and harsh weather, homes experienced frozen gutters that prevented run off and caused back up of water. This affected inner wall cavities, wood flooring, and carpeting caused water damage throughout many homes. SERVPRO of Lakeland responded quickly to the flooding and helped save homeowners thousands of dollars on potentially costly mold issues and reconstruction.


Over the course of eleven days, SERVPRO of Lakeland assisted dozens of customers by extracting water, placing air movers and dehumidifiers, and performing necessary demolition of water damaged drywall and flooring.


Their crew chiefs Robert Lay and Richard Lineback have been recognized as disaster restoration specialists in storm response and were on scene for the duration of the efforts over the past two weeks. SERVPRO of Lakeland will be completing the remainder jobs and should be able to deem all 13 residents that they completed work in dry this afternoon, and will be heading to their home territory to resume work in Lakeland, Fl.


SERVPRO of Lakeland specializes in the restoration, cleanup, and mitigation of your home or business that may have succumbed to mold, mildew, water, fire, smoke, or flood. They work with both homeowners and local businesses to offer the highest possible standard of professionalism and safety. For over 40 years, SERVPRO of Lakeland has been serving Lakeland, FL and its neighboring cities in Polk County.


For further information, please contact: Larry Riddle, Owner, (863) 646-4213, office@servprolakeland.com, or visit http://www.servprolakeland.com/ for water, fire, and mold remediation service.


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