Recent Posts

Is Nashua Still Among the Best Places To Live After Fire and Water Damage?

5/7/2021 (Permalink)

SERVPRO warehouse filled to the top with new equipment. Fire damage mitigation is no easy task for your home. Call SERVPRO for fast and immediate service needed.

Our prompt response helps restore Nashua’s greatest structures and landmarks.

As one of the largest cities in New Hampshire, Nashua is home to thousands. Because of the more youthful population due to multiple college campuses, the city has a diverse assortment of retail options, entertainment, and sports. When fire affects any of these venues, commercial properties, or residences, we are an experienced team of fire restoration experts to help. We clean up fire and water damage quickly for:

  • Fire damaged homes
  • Fire and smoke damage
  • Smoke remediation
  • Fire damage restoration

The Best Place to Live in America 

A claim to fame for Nashua and its over 90,000 residents is twice being named among the best places to live in the US by Money Magazine. Part of this allure for potential homeowners is the favorable weather, having four distinct seasons. It is also near to many transportation hubs and well connected to other areas of the state with throughways and the rest of the country with the Nashua Airport. 

Educational Opportunities for All 

The rise in youthful residents can be attributed in part to Nashua being home to several college campuses. Every semester, these organizations provide focused education and training to thousands of undergraduates and those seeking doctorates through post-grad programs at institutions like Southern New Hampshire University. The city is home to other colleges and universities such as: 

  • Nashua Community College
  • Rivier University 
  • St. Joseph Academic Center

Leading Medical Care and Facilities 

Because of prominent campuses in the city for Southern New Hampshire University and being a town serving more than 90,000 residents within its borders, Nashua has also become home to advanced medical facilities, hospitals, and clinics. Between the Southern New Hampshire Medical Center and St. Joseph Hospital, hundreds of beds are available for patients seeking treatment by some of New England’s top medical professionals.

How Does SERVPRO Manage Fire and Water Damage?

After a fire damage incident, both fire and water damage can exist in the property. Extinguishment often involves a high volume of water, making this suppression effort as potentially destructive as the fire was in many cases. Fire mitigation can include water removal services to begin addressing any pooling or moisture concerns in the house.

What Mitigation Actions Manage Smoke Damage?

Smoke damage can be another substantial threat to a Nashua home. While fire and water damage are formidable obstacles, soot and smoke residues can cause irreparable damage to exposed materials where these particles come to rest. Products in our cleaning inventory can help with emulsification and dissolving wet and dry smoke concerns to avoid preventable damage to the underlying substrate.

When fire and water damages exist after an emergency, our SERVPRO of Nashua team must implement several mitigation solutions to help. We have experienced professionals ready 24/7 to help when you need it. Call us anytime at (603) 889-2311.

Emergency Services Water Damage Mitigation in Nashua – Call SERVPRO

4/19/2021 (Permalink)

woman catching water in bucket from ceiling leak Water leaks happen quite often in homes. No matter the size of the issue, SERVPRO will be there within four hours of the initial call.

Need Water Damage Mitigation and Repairs after a Water Leak – Call SERVPRO

Water always travels to the lowest point in a building. A water leak in the upstairs bathroom can require water cleanup in the bathroom, adjacent rooms, the ceiling below, and even the basement as it travels from room to room. The first step is to turn off the main water intake valve and then call for help.

SERVPRO provides water damage mitigation in Nashua for water leaks, burst pipes, sewage backups, and water cleanup after a flood. The most crucial action any homeowner can take is to call for help immediately. Our team is prepared to arrive in less than 4 hours and begin removing water from carpets, floors, ceilings, and cavities to avoid permanent damage to porous structures and furniture and prevent mold growth.

We provide:

  • Water Removal Services
  • Moisture removal and dehumidification
  • Ceiling Repairs from Water Damages

Our company's response time aims to reduce secondary water damage from high moisture in your home and long-term exposure to water.

Call SERVPRO of Nashua for water damage mitigation in Nashua and surrounding areas. We can help 24/7. Call (603) 889-2311.

Emergency Flood Removal and Restoration in Nashua

4/12/2021 (Permalink)

carpet and subfloor damaged by water When your commercial building needs water damage restoration, call SERVPRO for fast and immediate service.

Flood Removal and Water Damage Remediation in Nashua

Floodwaters do not differentiate between commercial buildings or residential homes. The floodwaters crash through everything, and commercial operations are brought to a standstill until water clean-up can be completed and life returns to normal.

SERVPRO is here to help commercial businesses deal with flood removal and water damage restoration in Nashua. We respond in less than four hours because we know how important it is for companies to resume operations. Also, providing fast emergency services water damage cleanup can reduce the secondary damage from high humidity and contents exposed to water.

For example, water should be removed from wood floors immediately to prevent:

  • Warping and Buckling
  • Cupping and crowning
  • Cracking and splintering
  • Particleboard swelling and disintegration

Carpets may delaminate, and the subfloor may absorb water and need replacement. SERVPRO also takes special precautions with floodwaters. The water and debris left inside your commercial building may contain biohazards, requiring specific biohazard cleanup protocols.

SERVPRO can help you deal with all of these issues. Our fast reaction teams can make a huge difference in returning your commercial operations to normal.

Call SERVPRO of Nashua for flood removal and restoration in Nashua and surrounding areas. We can help 24/7. Call (603) 889-2311.

Water & Fire Damage Restoration in Nashua

4/7/2021 (Permalink)

SERVPRO warehouse filled to the top with new equipment. Smoke and fire damage restoration is no DIY project. Call SERVPRO and let their trained technicians do the work for you.

Fire and Smoke Damage Restoration and Cleanup Services in Nashua

With close to 90,000 people, Nashua has been named the best place to live in America, twice! Once in 1987 and the other in 1998. Nashua, formerly called Dunstable, was first settled in 1654 and incorporated in 1746. The village began as a fur trading town and evolved to a significant cotton mill town, producing over 9.3 million yards of cotton on 710 looms. Fast forward to the 1970s, and the city emerged as part of the high-tech corridor in the Boston area with the Digital Equipment Corp's arrival, later to become part of Hewlett Packard.

Nashua is home to many exciting things to do, including:

  • Mine Falls Park
  • Sky Venture
  • IncrediBREW
  • Greeley Park
  • Holman Stadium
  • Pheasant Lane Mall
  • Spyglass Brewing
  • Bobo's Indoor Playground
  • Millyard Brewery
  • Boston Billiard Club & Casino
  • Nashua Historical Society
  • Windblown Cross Country Ski Area

Mine Falls Park

Mine Falls Park covers 325 acres with forest, wetlands, and open fields. The park is located in Nashua and has a variety of activities available for everyone to enjoy. Fishing, cycling, walking, boating, and cross-country skiing in the winter are available.

Sky Venture

Want to try sky diving? But don't want to go up on a plane. Sky Venture offers indoor sky diving in a vertical wind tunnel that helps you float in the air. No need to be afraid of falling. There are also climbing walls and the Fishpipe water slide. Try standing up and surfing on the water slide.

Greeley Park

Greeley Park covers 125 acres. The park was named after Joseph Greeley, who was the original owner of the land. 

There is a shallow pond, a water fountain, and a variety of flower beds. The city holds city events at the park, including Halloween, Friday Night, and the Fairy Tale Festival.

IncrediBREW, Spyglass Brewing, Millyard Brewery

Several businesses offer opportunities for locals to make their own wine, try out craft beers, and experience a relaxed atmosphere with dinner and live music.

Nashua Historical Society

The Nashua Historical Society was founded in 1870 to preserve materials about historical events in Nashua. There are two museums maintained by the society – Florence H Speare Memorial Museum and the Abbot-Spalding House Museum. Check one of the museums for opening hours and events open to the public.

Windblown Cross Country Ski Area

The Windblown Cross Country Ski Area offers over 40 miles of trails offering various levels of difficulty from flat runs to downhill runs for more experienced skiers. There is also a base lodge, providing food and warmth after an afternoon of skiing.

Must Nashua Homeowners Move out of Their Fire Damaged Homes in Nashua?

In many small fire situations, homeowners need not move out of their homes, particularly if the fire was contained to a small grease fire on the stove, for example. However, the smoke damage and the water & fire damage restoration work may make it necessary for homeowners to find other accommodations for more significant fires.

SERVPRO can help with fire damage restoration in Nashua and the decision to stay or find other temporary accommodation. In many fires, the smoke damage has a more significant impact on this decision than the actual fire damage. Smoke remediation throughout the structure and house fire clean up may involve:

  • Vacuuming
  • Dissolving
  • Agitation of carpet fibers and fabrics
  • Chemical treatment
  • Deodorizing treatment

Call SERVPRO of Nashua for fire damage restoration in Nashua and surrounding areas. We can help 24/7. Call (603) 889-2311.

Why Water Mitigation Must Begin As Soon As Possible

3/15/2021 (Permalink)

SERVPRO warehouse filled to the top with new equipment. SERVPROs man power and updated equipment are ready for any size water damage restoration project.

SERVPRO has the manpower and water mitigation equipment to fully restore your Nashua property fast!

An event that ends with water intrusion within your home can be stressful and traumatic. To get your interior back to preloss condition while cutting costs and the time your home is in turmoil, it is better to call in trained technicians for the job. SERVPRO can make it “Like it never even happened,” so that you get back to your routine quickly.

We start as soon as possible upon arrival for water mitigation in Nashua. Our team will:

  • Work on extracting water and removing any bulk material
  • Set up equipment to begin humidity control
  • Begin the demolition of any unsalvageable building materials
  • Remove any contents to be cleaned off-site or within another designated area of the home

Wait! There is More!

  • Implement moisture detection to find any places where water may have migrated
  • Thoroughly clean and decontaminate all salvageable materials
  • Dispose of all unsalvageable materials
  • Clean and deodorize all surfaces, inhibiting musty odors and leaving your home Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned IICRC 

SERVPRO of Nashua is here each step of the way when you require professional assistance with water mitigation. We want to ensure your home gets back to normal faster so that you can put the recent water emergency in the past. Call us at (603) 889-2311, and we will send out our team as soon as possible to begin with, an assessment of your project.

Why is Mold Remediation So Important?

3/9/2021 (Permalink)

kitchen mold Mold remediation should be handled by the pros at SERVPRO. Their IICRC certified technicians are trained and ready for any size job.

Nashua residents need professional mold remediation to ensure best results – SERVPRO is available with one phone call!

Due to the potential health effects that mold infestation presents, it is in the best interest of you and anyone living in your Nashua home to have the help of skilled remediation technicians. SERVPRO utilizes all of the right products and proven methods to remove mold from your interior so that you can begin to breathe freely and safely once again.

When calling us for mold remediation in Nashua, we come out to your home to do a walkthrough and full assessment. The presence of mold means an imbalance in humidity levels, or some hidden moisture is the culprit. 

  • Mold requires optimum temperatures and a food source to thrive
  • Mold likes to grow in temperatures between 68 to 86 degrees F
  • Mold feeds on organic materials like wood, drywall, cotton, and wool
  • Mold will accumulate spores on any surface exposed to air

Because mold spores circulate throughout the air, we work fast to create containment barriers to keep it from spreading into unaffected zones in your home. Wearing all of the right personal protective equipment (PPE), our team gets to work carefully removing mold spores and cleaning all surfaces with industrial-grade disinfectants and deodorants. 

SERVPRO of Nashua can be reached by calling (603) 889-2311 whenever you require mold remediation assistance. Why contact us first? Because we arrive fast with our Green Fleet filled with equipment and products to get to work ASAP.

Who is Best to Call for Fire Damage Cleanup?

3/4/2021 (Permalink)

SERVPRO warehouse fully loaded. Fire restoration is no easy task. SERVPRO has a team of IICRC certified professionals waiting for the call 24/7 365 days a year.

Cleanup after fire damage is best when handled by SERVPRO – Call us to your Nashua residence.

The city of Nashua, New Hampshire, is one of the three largest cities within the state, coming in second to Manchester. While still relatively rural compared to many other cities within the country, Nashua is considered part of the metropolitan Boston region. Due to the makeup of the city and local offerings, Nashua got named one of the "Best Places to Live in America" by Money Magazine on two different occasions. 

There is a lot to see and do within the Nashua region, including a wide variety of shopping centers, a sizable mall, and plenty of local vendors and event centers. If it is restaurants and bars you want to put on your must-experience list, some of the top options include:

  • Lui Lui Nashua – Italian cuisine, pizza
  • Martha's Exchange - Pub fare, full bar, brewery
  • Not Your Average Joe's - American cooking, craft cocktails, outdoor dining
  • Lilac Blossom Restaurant – Chinese, Asian-fusion

Nashua Quick Facts and History

There is a lot of unique history and interesting facts about the city of Nashua. Whether you are going to visit Southern New Hampshire or planning a move, knowing some of these facts may be helpful:

  • Nashua used to be part of the state of Massachusetts
  • Proximity-wise, Nashua is just 30 minutes away from the seacoast and beaches
  • The Nashua River runs right through the center of the city
  • There are hundreds of acres of parklands throughout Nashua, including Mills Falls Park, which spans 325 acres
  • A popular event location in Nashua is Holman Stadium, which is home to baseball teams of small to big leagues, concerts, fireworks, and school gatherings
  • Nashua is home to one of the first indoor skydiving and surfing facilities in the state, known as SkyVenture 

Famous People That Came from Nashua, New Hampshire

There are several names that you may recognize that come from the Nashua, NH, area. Some notable names from the region include:

  • Paul Michael Levesque, also known as professional wrestler Triple H
  • Judd Gregg, former United States Senator
  • Ray LaMontagne, singer-songwriter
  • Mandy Moore, actress and singer 
  • Sean Murphy, comic-strip artist
  • Decap, record producer, and artist

The Cleanup After Fire Damage Can Be Extensive – Trust SERVPRO to Restore Your Nashua Home

Nashua residents can trust our IICRC-certified technicians at SERVPRO to handle the cleanup necessary after a fire. We are available 24/7 and We're Faster to Any Size Disaster to ensure you have prompt, reliable help when you need it.

Some common questions we field at SERVPRO when it comes to fire damage cleanup in Nashua include:

  • Will we still be able to smell smoke after the cleanup?
  • How can I file a claim for the fire damage?
  • What will it cost to repair and replace damaged materials?

Our crew works fast to eliminate secondary damage, which cuts costs and makes the process faster. We are available to ensure your claim filing goes off without a hitch and always provide our clients with fair pricing.

Fire damage cleanup is better and faster than DIY, so call SERVPRO of Nashua at (603) 889-2311 when you need assistance!

Follow These Steps During Nashua Flood Damage

2/28/2021 (Permalink)

SERVPRO Equipment SERVPRO knows all the steps to take after any source of damages to your property. We have the equipment needed for every property damage occasion.

Stay Calm, and Everything Should Go Smoothly

Flood damage can be overwhelming, but to keep it under control, you need to stay calm. Staying prepared for the worst can often lead to the best. Follow these steps, and you can come out on top of a storm.

  1. Get Everyone to Safety

Your first concern when encountering flood damage in Nashua should be to get everyone in the house to a safe place. For a mild storm, this could be an upstairs room. For severe storms or hurricanes, you may need to leave your home hours in advance.

  1. Contact SERVPRO

Contacting a professional damage mitigation company like SERVPRO can save flooring materials, fabrics, upholstery, and other items in your home from becoming total losses. Contacting us soon after the event helps us to stop the damages earlier and protect your home better.

  1. Call Your Insurer

Insurance companies exist to help you out in times of need. Getting in touch with your insurer soon after an incident occurs helps them track the situation and leads to a faster and better payout.


SERVPRO of Nashua stays ready 24/7 to respond to developing flood damages in the area. Call us at (603) 889-2311.

We Keep Prices Low on Nashua Water Damage Restoration

2/23/2021 (Permalink)

SERVPRO logo For water damages in your Nashua property, you want assistance from the professionals. Call SERVPRO immediately to avoid further water loss.

How the Town of Nashua got its Name

Have you ever thought about how odd our city's name is? Of course, everyone knows that Nashua is named after the river, but few people know the real history behind why our places are called what they are.

The story starts with the earliest European settlement of the town, which was in the early 17th century, making our city one of the country's oldest permanent settlements. Opportunists founded it as the fur trading post of Dunstable, with a relatively small contingent of permanent Native American and European settlers. The modern town of Dunstable retains the name despite not being the original building site.

For over two hundred years, the town kept its name until it formally split from its Massachusetts side. Then, residents decided to change the name to Nashua, perhaps motivated by the rapidly expanding economic importance of the waterway. The river had long since been named for the Nashaway tribe, a relatively weak band that had lost lands in wars and debt. Several feuds led to the town's decade-long separation into two competing halves, Nashua and Nashville, before they finally reconciled and moved forward as the community we know today.

Nashua Was Once a Very Grim Place

Today, Nashua's economy continues to thrive and expand, with companies always looking to our neighborhoods to improve the quality of life for employees. However, in times past, employers here helped give the American Industrial Revolution the dark appearance it shows today.

Early in the 19th Century, Nashua began to transition from farming and fur trades into an industrial city. Local investors piggybacked off of infrastructure created by the rapidly growing town of Manchester, with new transportation channels opening that allowed for bulk shipments of raw materials to flow freely in and out of the city. Consequently, enormous mills opened in our downtown, including what was then one of the largest paper companies on the continent.

Over time, working conditions deteriorated, with hours increasing as wages dropped. As in many other industrial towns across America, many people in Nashua suffered injuries and illnesses without any care from their employers. The companies started earning a poor reputation that, coupled with increased competition from the South, spelled doom for local manufacturing.

Things turned out well in the end. Fortunately, the empty mill spaces tempted other companies, especially high-tech firms. Once crippled by robber barons, our community now shines with opportunity.

Water Damage Restoration Does Not Always Cost Much

One of the most understandable concerns we get from Nashua residents about water damage restoration is the process's cost. In an effort to increase the accessibility of our services, we have taken several steps to reduce costs on many of our projects, including:

  • Working with insurance companies to cover most damages
  • Securing high-quality materials for low prices
  • Scaling treatments to the severity of the incident
  • Responding 24/7 to mitigate consequences

If you have questions or concerns about how much a restoration project might cost for you, then you should call SERVPRO of Nashua at (603) 889-2311 to speak with one of our expert representatives.

Highly Trained Fire and Smoke Remediation Technicians in Nashua

2/23/2021 (Permalink)

SERVPRO vehicle Our skilled technicians have the training and state of the art equipment your property will need after a fire incident. Call SERVPRO today.

SERVPRO Technicians are Some of Nashua’s Most Experienced

Many companies offering damage mitigation and restoration services have limited experience and training that leaves them unprepared for some situations. At SERVPRO, we train all our technicians to rigorous standards and require national certifications before sending anyone out on a job.

Every new employee spends weeks undergoing full-time training before being sent out for fire and smoke remediation in Nashua. Even after obtaining multiple certifications and understanding the complexities of ash and smoke removal, every junior team member gets paired with a veteran technician that can guide them through the process and correct mistakes as they happen. Over the years, our technicians accrue a wealth of experience, including:

  • Multi-damage situations that require out-of-the-box thinking
  • Training on new and emerging technology
  • Advanced specialty certifications
  • Refresher courses on uncommon skills

We treat our technicians well to ensure that they stay with the company and hone their skills. Combined with our top-shelf equipment, SERVPRO technicians provide the best possible care for your home. Call us to ensure that FSRT fire and smoke damage restoration technicians, with IICRC the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification, are dispatched to your home.

If you need help with fire and smoke materials in your home, call SERVPRO of Nashua at (603) 889-2311 for our 24/7 services.