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Prepare for a Disaster With an Emergency Survival Kit

5/11/2018 (Permalink)

Have you ever wondered how to make your own 'Emergency Survival Kit"? Check out the following YouTube video from the American Red Cross featuring actress and volunteer Jaimie Lee Curtis:

American Red Cross: Let's Make a Survival Kit with Jamie Lee Curtis

 Along with the above video, featured below is information on the basics you should have to be prepared. 

For more information, please visit: http://www.ready.gov/basic-disaster-supplies-kit

BASIC DISASTER SUPPLIES KIT

A basic emergency supply kit could include the following recommended items:

  • Water, one gallon of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation
  • Food, at least a three-day supply of non-perishable food
  • Battery-powered or hand crank radio and a NOAA Weather Radio with tone alert and extra batteries for both
  • Flashlight and extra batteries
  • First aid kit
  • Whistle to signal for help
  • Dust mask to help filter contaminated air and plastic sheeting and duct tape to shelter-in-place
  • Moist towelettes, garbage bags and plastic ties for personal sanitation
  • Wrench or pliers to turn off utilities
  • Manual can opener for food
  • Local maps
  • Cell phone with chargers, inverter or solar charger

Thanks for visiting and call SERVPRO of Effingham, Mattoon, Charleston at (217) 536-6655 for more tips or information on how to prepare you home or business with an Emergency Ready Plan.

South Central Illinois' Large Loss Specialists 24/7

3/13/2018 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of Effingham-Mattoon-Charleston is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year for immediate help with your large loss disaster.

We Answer the Phone Ready to Help
Call Today - (217) 536-6655

A large loss disaster can happen in the South Central Illinois region to both residential and commercial properties at any given moment regardless of what time it is.  Damage from water, smoke and fire to a property can add up fast.  Large Loss can be a result of a flood, water, soot and smoke damage from a fire, a busted sewer pipe, or even storm damage from a natural disaster.  

SERVPRO of Effingham-Mattoon-Charleston is one of just a few certified Disaster Recovery Teams in all the Midwest region.  Our Extreme Team Wolfe crew has the expertise and experience with large loss projects to restore your home or commercial property back to its original condition.

Our Team is Available 24/7/365! 

Rent One Park Home Improvement Night

8/17/2015 (Permalink)

Community Rent One Park Home Improvement Night SERVPRO Display Table

SERVPRO of Carbondale-Marion takes pride in supporting all Miner's Baseball events. We set up a display with some SERVPRO goodies for the Home Improvement Night at Rent One Park on Thursday 8-13-15.