Recent Why SERVPRO Posts

Betty White Challenge – Accepted! 

1/19/2022 (Permalink)

Humane Society reps and SERVPRO personnel with puppy Thunder in front of SERVPRO car SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest supports the Humane Society and the Betty White Challenge.

SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest accepted the Betty White Challenge and were happy to be at the Jacksonville Humane Society where a big puppy at heart named Thunder, greeted us with a big smile and lots of love. JHS staff members, Hudson Melvin, Olivia Spiecker and Shaina Corday gladly tagged along to receive our food donation from Jonathan Harris and Shane Adams.  SERVPRO knows that when we are called, your pets are a part of your family and we want every pet to find a loving home.  Thunder is up for adoption and you may want to move quickly, before someone beats you to him. #bettywhitebirthdaychallenge#SERVPRO#JacksonvilleHumaneSociety#PetFriendly#heretohelp 

SERVPRO of Fernandina Beach/Jacksonville Northeast and sister franchise SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest regularly contribute to local causes, not limited to humane shelters and food drives, but also to Barnabas in Fernandina Beach and Yulee, various boy’s and girl’s sporting organizations, as well as the Council for Aging and The Caden Project.

Why SERVPRO? We Were Named #8 on Franchise 500 List!

1/13/2022 (Permalink)

Franchise 500 badge We are proud to be chosen as a top 10 franchise organization by Entrepreneur magazine!

SERVPRO is proud to announce it has been recognized again as one of the best overall franchise opportunities by Entrepreneur magazine’s 2022 Franchise 500, the industry’s most comprehensive franchise ranking. Evaluated on categories such as growth, financial strength and stability, and brand power, SERVPRO was named the #8 overall franchise system, and #1 in the cleaning and restoration industry for the 19th consecutive year.

To best understand and evaluate the ever-changing franchise marketplace, Entrepreneur’s editorial team researches and assesses several factors that go into the evaluation, including costs and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. Each franchise is given a cumulative score based on an analysis of more than 150 data points, and the 500 franchises with the highest cumulative scores become the Franchise 500 in ranking order.  

“The past year has been one of the most challenging for businesses in recent memory, which made putting together our 43rd annual Franchise 500 list more enlightening than ever,” said Entrepreneur Editor in Chief Jason Feifer. “The companies named to this year’s list showed us how being resilient, supportive and nimble can help navigate extraordinary challenges and also underscore the grit and innovation that define entrepreneurship.”

SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest is proud to share in this honor. Please call us at 904.256.4894 if you have water, fire or mold damage.

The SERVPRO 1-4-8 Rule & What It Means to You…

10/14/2021 (Permalink)

graphic with text "Faster to Any Disaster" Timely mitigation is the key to minimizing damages and our 1-4-8 guidelines ensure we get the job done fast!

The longer it sits, the worse it gets.

Timely mitigation is key to controlling damage, downtime, and recovery costs. You will appreciate the rapid response and training of SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest to help limit damage and get your home or facility back to normal quickly. You can count on SERVPRO’s 1-4-8 service guidelines to ensure that timely mitigation happens.

Service Response Guidelines

1 Hour – Within one hour of notice of loss, SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest will contact you to arrange for service

4 Hours – Within four hours of loss notification, SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest will be on-site to start mitigation services (if necessary). 

8 Hours – Within eight business hours, we will initiate a verbal briefing of the scope of damage and needed mitigation efforts.

These guidelines are a corporate-wide standard that all SERVPRO franchisees are expected to meet. Call SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest at 904-256-4894 if you have water or fire damage at your home or place of business.

Why SERVPRO? We Offer Reconstruction Services

9/17/2021 (Permalink)

before and after photo of a kitchen remodel Our reconstruction services is how SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest makes it "Like it never even happened." Or perfect for remodels too.

Did you know that in addition to water mitigation, fire cleanup, and mold remediation, SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest also offers reconstruction services? After our pros are done with drying out a home or removing smoke-damaged materials, we can put homes back together just like they were before the damage occurred.

Here are just some of the reconstruction services SERVPRO offers:

  • Drywall repair and installation
  • Baseboards
  • Floor repair and replacement
  • Kitchen and bath installation and remodeling
  • Cabinet and trim replacement
  • Insulation installation
  • Ceiling repair
  • Fixture replacement
  • Painting

The convenience and savings of working with one company to assist with mitigation and repairs can be significant. In addition to reconstruction after damage, we also do general home remodeling. Have you been considering remodeling your kitchen? We can help. Does your bathroom need an update? We do that too. From drywall to painting to framing and much more, we can assist with your reconstruction/remodeling project!

If you would like more information on hiring a restoration/reconstruction team, call SERVPRO of Jacksonville Northwest today at 904.256.4894.