All posts by: Mason Ayres

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“You know what the remarkable thing about babies is? They are like little bundles of hope. Like the future in a basket.” — Lish McBride BFW Congratulates Patrick & Teresa Detweiler on the arrival of their baby daughter! Genevieve Rosalee Detweiler was born, November 15th at 8:09am, weighing in at 6lbs. 12oz. We are so […]

“The ballot is stronger than the bullet.” Abraham Lincoln Election Day is finally here! It is a sad truth that a spirit of complacency can sometimes settle over us during election season. We tell ourselves that midterm elections do not matter, that our votes do not count, or that we are “safe.” However, history–notably, recent […]

            We have some Employee Birthdays this November! BFW has amazing employees that put in long hours, demanding work and dedication to serving the people in our surrounding communities. Help me wish the following team members a Happy Birthday this month: • Miguel Delgado – 11/2 • Joe Moser – […]

Voted by filmmakers as a 100 Top Reviewed Film Festival, ReadingFilmFEST is the small festival with a big attitude! They are dedicated to bringing filmmakers and film lovers together, creating a filmmaker-centric festival. The festival is juried by a panel of local film enthusiasts, with winners chosen by film professionals in each genre. Each film […]

BFW would like to welcome Dennis Woodring, who is a retired ATF Canine handler and the Pennsylvania Association of Arson Investigators to the Greater Reading area for use of our Bern Street location for their 2nd Annual K-9 Day of Training. Today’s set up consisted of a certified ATF dog checking all the material prior […]

Berks Fire Water Restorations, Inc. is honored to provide technical training to our staff through our sister company, Restoration Technical Institute. We would like to congratulate William “Bill” Witwer and Raynell Jones on successfully passing their exam for IICRC Trauma & Crime Scene Technician (TCST). This certification covers unique situations encountered when performing trauma and […]

Fifty years ago, Title IX changed the landscape for women across the United States – in sports and in the classroom. Before President Richard Nixon signed the law forbidding sex-based discrimination at all federally funded educational institutions, women accounted for less than 10% of ALL medical and law school graduates while fewer than 4% of girls played high school […]

We would like to say THANK YOU to ALL our customers, friends and neighbors for the support over the years. Your patronage has helped our small business grow and thrive which is clear with our most recent GRCA Business Excellence award. We will continue to return the favor by continuing to provide you all with […]

    “The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.” – Coretta Scott King Efforts to help the victims of the May 26 Hale Street home explosion continue to become more organized. The Pottstown Explosion Support Fund has currently raised over $47,000 to help meet the basic needs […]

“Dear PAST, thank you for all the lessons. Dear FUTURE, I’m now READY!” BFW is so proud of Christian Burrus! He has worked with us through college in our restoration department and served as an intern in various departments. After graduating from Alvernia University with his degree in accounting, he is off to his next […]