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December 23, 2021
candles and lights for holiday celebrations

Candle Safety

Are you fond of collecting candles? If yes, then you should remember that candles are a massive fire hazard if not used safely. Therefore, you should stay cautious while enjoying the mystical aroma of your favorite scented candle. According to the National Fire Protection Association, everyday […]
October 27, 2021
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October is Fire Prevention Month

Every October is designated as Fire Prevention Month – a month-long opportunity to raise awareness about the potential damage that fire can cause, as well highlight the ways your entire family can stay safe from house fires in your residence. Over the course of the month, […]
January 29, 2019
Holiday presents and decorations on a carpet

Post-Holiday Carpet Cleaning

During the holiday chaos of guests, cooking and travel, the last thing on your mind is carpet damage. Now that guests have gone home, use this time to assess the damage. Put away decorations and other clutter. Once your Central New Jersey home is cleared, inspect […]
July 25, 2018
Fire safety plan for offices and families in Central New Jersey.

Creating a Fire Safety Plan for Your Home or Business

If your home or business in Central New Jersey experiences an unexpected fire, there isn’t much time to act. You will need to have a fire safety plan already in place. Knowing the most important belongings to save from the fire and smoke is the first […]
May 15, 2018
Smoke damage, fire damage.

How to Get Rid of the Smell of Smoke After a Fire

Fire damage cleanup is a complicated, multi-step process. Not only must the charred parts of the building be restored or rebuilt, but the leftover soot and residual smoke smell must be dealt with as well. Whether that smoky smell originates from an actual house fire, a […]
July 24, 2017
Grilling fire safety for summer in New Jersey

Summer Grilling Safety Tips

With summer at its peak, backyard cookouts and grilled food are back in action as regular weekend activities. At ServiceMaster Cleaning & Restoration Services, we’ve seen all kinds of simple and seemingly innocent activities turn into fire damage disasters that could have been prevented. Keep the following […]
March 8, 2017
room damaged with fire and smoke

Fires Do More than Burn! Protect Your Property After the Flames are Put Out

When a home or business suffers a fire, the effects can result in damages that exceed the specific pieces of the property burned. Certain perishable items or materials react to smoke residue in such a way that they can become damaged beyond repair even though the […]