SERVPRO® deployed crews from across the country to aid cleanup and restoration efforts
San Antonio, Texas, October 6, 2017—While residents and business owners are busy trying to recover from the damage left by Hurricane Harvey SERVPRO® Franchise Professionals are also busy, helping to cleanup and restore properties across the Houston area.
Even before landfall, SERVPRO’s Disaster Recovery Teams were in position, ready to respond. The Disaster Recovery Team mobilizes crews from SERVPRO Franchises across the country, as needed, to support large storm events. These teams are equipped and “Ready for whatever happens.”
Activation of the SERVPRO® Disaster Recovery Team, combined with local SERVPRO® resources, placed approximately 500 additional crews in the affected areas to help residents and business owners recover.
SERVPRO® of Braun Station is one of the more than 240 franchises that deployed crews to assist in the cleanup efforts.
With more than 1,700 Franchises nationwide, SERVPRO® Franchise Professionals are on call 24-hours a day, seven days a week for emergency response. A leader in fire, water and mold cleanup and restoration, SERVPRO’s Disaster Recovery Team has responded to numerous large loss and storm events, including: 2016 East Tennessee Wildfires, 2016 Hurricane Matthew, 2016 Louisiana Flooding, 2016 Houston Flooding, 2015 Siberian Express, 2014 Mid-Atlantic Flooding, 2014 Polar Vortex, 2013 Colorado Floods, 2013 Alberta, Canada Floods, 2012 Hurricane Sandy, 2012 Hurricane Isaac, 2011 Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee, 2011 North Dakota Floods, 2010 Tennessee Floods, 2010 New England Floods, and 2008 Hurricane Ike.
Founded in 1967, the SERVPRO® Franchise System is a leader and provider of fire and water cleanup and restoration services, and mold mitigation and remediation. SERVPRO's professional services network of more than 1,700 individually owned and operated Franchises responds to property damage emergencies ranging from small individual disasters to multi-million dollar large-loss events. Providing coverage in the United States and Canada, the SERVPRO® System has established relationships with major insurance companies and commercial clients, as well as individual homeowners.