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FREE CE Credit Classes-November 15th

10/7/2016 (Permalink)

Are you needing CE Credits? We have 2 FREE upcoming classes November 15, 2016. Please see our flyer for details.

This September: Pledge to Prepare

9/23/2016 (Permalink)

General This September: Pledge to Prepare September is National Preparedness Month Logo

As National Preparedness Day approaches, we are pleased to announce that SERVPRO of East York is joining the Ready Campaign, founded to increase preparedness throughout all communities in the U.S., and taking an active role in helping York County prepare for emergencies.

It means households have an emergency supply kit so they can be self-reliant for at least three days in case of emergency and having a plan for how they will respond and reconnect after an emergency. For information on creating a supply kit and writing a plan, see the Family Emergency Plan template and Emergency Supply Kit checklist. For additional, free resources and information on how you can become prepared, visit

As you pack away an extra case of water, a few more cans of soup, some spare batteries, and check the date on the fire extinguishers within your home, just remember how important those few actions may be for you and your family in the event of a disaster.

5 Home Renovations You Shouldn't Do Yourself (And Ones You Can Tackle Instead)

12/31/2015 (Permalink)

With the new year comes resolutions for both yourself and your home. But before you tackle that big interior overhaul... don't. 

Last month, real estate site Zillow Digs polled homeowners who had completed a DIY home renovation within the last three years to find out how they feel about their projects in the aftermath. The results were not so promising: More than 40 percent of homeowners said they regretted undertaking large DIY renovations such as refinishing cabinetry or expanding a room, as projects like these went over budget at least 20 percent of the time. Survey responders had the most regret over the following projects