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Keeping matches from children reduces the risk of home fires

10/19/2018 (Permalink)

Fire Damage Keeping matches from children reduces the risk of home fires Keeping matches out of the hands of kids can reduce the risk of home fire from accidents, fireworks or candles. And help keep them safe.

October is home fire prevention month SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin has been bringing you tips and information from the Red Cross on how to prevent fire and save lives throughout the month. Each year, the Red Cross responds to nearly 64,000 disasters, the majority of which are home fires resulting in about 7 deaths and 36 injuries every day and over $7 billion in property damage every year. The Red Cross recommends keeping matches, lighters and other ignitable substances in a secured location out of the reach of children. Only use lighters with child-resistant features in the home as often times fire started can look like a toy for children. For more tips on home fire safety and prevention contact SERVPRO® of Beaverton at 503-684-5829, we are ready to help you make it “Like it never even happened.” We have been helping customers like you since 1991 when disaster strikes, we are ready 24/7, 365 to help you.  #SERVPROTigard #SERVPRO #FirePreventionMonth

STOP, DROP and ROLL is crucial

10/17/2018 (Permalink)

Fire Damage STOP, DROP and ROLL is crucial If a fire in your Tigard/Tualatin home should start it is crucial that everyone knows to STOP, DROP and ROLL.

October is home fire prevention month so throughout October SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin has been bringing you tips and information from the Red Cross on how to prevent fire and save lives. Each year, the Red Cross responds to nearly 64,000 disasters, the majority of which are home fires resulting in about 7 deaths and 36 injuries every day and over $7 billion in property damage every year. The Red Cross recommends that each member in the household know STOP, DROP and Roll in the case that their clothing should catch fire. Although it is a simple tactic it is crucial that children are taught how to preform STOP, DROP and ROLL so they can react quickly if necessary. For more tips on home fire safety and prevention contact SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin at 503-684-5829, we are ready to help you make it “Like it never even happened.”  We have been helping customers like you since 1991 when disaster strikes. #SERVPROTigard #SERVPRO #FirePreventionMonth

Motivational Monday, Kid President

10/15/2018 (Permalink)

Why SERVPRO Motivational Monday, Kid President Quote from Kid president

“Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody.” Kid President #MotivationalMonday #SERVPROTigard #SERVPRO

What to do when an emergency hits.

10/12/2018 (Permalink)

Water Damage What to do when an emergency hits. If a home fire in Tigard should occur from an electric appliance or a chimney, it is important that everyone knows how to call for help.

October is home fire prevention month so throughout the month SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin will be bringing you tips and information from the Red Cross on how to prevent fire and save lives. Each year, the Red Cross responds to nearly 64,000 disasters, the majority of which are home fires resulting in about 7 deaths and 36 injuries every day and over $7 billion in property damage every year. The Red Cross recommends that everyone in the home knows how to call 9-1-1 as well as knowing the homes address to help dispatch first responders more quickly. For more tips on home fire safety and prevention contact SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin at 503-684-5829, we are ready to help you make it “Like it never even happened.” We have been helping customers like you for 27+ years when disaster strikes ready to help you 24/7, 365.  #SERVPROTigard #SERVPRO #FirePreventionMonth

At home fire drills can save lives

10/10/2018 (Permalink)

Fire Damage At home fire drills can save lives Practice fire drills in your home in case a fire should occur in your home from an electric fire or a forgotten candle.

October is home fire prevention month so throughout October SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin will be bringing you tips and information from the Red Cross on how to prevent fire and save lives. Each year, the Red Cross responds to nearly 64,000 disasters, the majority of which are home fires resulting in about 7 deaths and 36 injuries every day and over $7 billion in property damage every year. The Red Cross recommends that you practice escaping from your home at least twice a year. Press the smoke alarm test button or sound a “Fire” to alert everyone that they must get out and practice as if it was a real emergency. For more tips on home fire safety and prevention contact SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin at 503-684-5829, we are ready to help you make it “Like it never even happened.” We have been helping customers like you for 27+ years when disaster strikes. #SERVPROTigard #SERVPRO #FirePreventionMonth

Happy New Year's Eve!

10/9/2018 (Permalink)

General Happy New Year's Eve! SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin 503-684-5829

We hope you have a fun and safe New Year’s Eve and as we look forward to next year we felt this quote was a perfect fit. “Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.” Oprah Winfrey. Be safe! #HappyNewYearsEve #Bye2017 #Hello2018

Motivational Monday, MLK

10/8/2018 (Permalink)

Why SERVPRO Motivational Monday, MLK Martin Luther King Jr. Quote SERVPRO of Tigard/Tualatin 503-684-5829

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. #MotivationalMonday #SERVPRO #SERVPROTigard

How many smoke alarms should I have?

10/5/2018 (Permalink)

Fire Damage How many smoke alarms should I have? SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin 503-684-5829

October is home fire prevention month so throughout the month SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin will be bringing you tips and information from the Red Cross on how to prevent fire and save lives. Each year, the Red Cross responds to nearly 64,000 disasters, the majority of which are home fires resulting in about 7 deaths and 36 injuries every day and over $7 billion in property damage every year. The Red Cross recommends that a smoke alarm be installed on every level of the home, outside each sleeping area and inside each bedroom. The Red Cross recommends testing all smoke alarms once a month and replacing the batteries at least once a year. For more tips on home fire safety and prevention contact SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin at 503-684-5829, we are ready to help you make it “Like it never even happened.” We have been helping customers like you when disaster strikes for over 27 years, we are ready 24/7, 365 to help you. #SERVPROTigard #SERVPRO #FirePreventionMonth

Two ways out to be safe if a fire occurs

10/3/2018 (Permalink)

Fire Damage Two ways out to be safe if a fire occurs SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin 503-684-5829

October is home fire prevention month so throughout the month SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin will be bringing you tips and information from the Red Cross on how to prevent fire and save lives. Each year, the Red Cross responds to nearly 64,000 disasters, the majority of which are home fires resulting in about 7 deaths and 36 injuries every day and over $7 billion in property damage every year. The Red Cross recommends that everyone in the home knows 2 ways to escape from every room of the home and to have a planned designated meeting spot outside the home that all members of the household know. By having a designated meeting spot you will be able to quickly know if anyone is still in the home and alert first responders. For more tips on home fire safety and prevention contact SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin at 503-684-5829, we are ready to help you make it “Like it never even happened.” #SERVPROTigard #SERVPRO #FirePreventionMonth

Monday Motivation, Scott Nearing

10/1/2018 (Permalink)

General Monday Motivation, Scott Nearing SERVPRO® of Tigard/Tualatin 503-684-5829

“Do the thing you believe in. Do the best you can in the place where you are and be kind.” Scott Nearing #MondayMotivation #SERVPROTigard #SERVPRO