17May 2022

Today our hearts are broken, and we grieve for the victims of the horrific act of gun violence in Buffalo this past weekend and for their families and friends. It is clear we are seeing an epidemic of hate across our country that has been evident by acts of violence and intolerance. We all must […]

11May 2022

GRCA Business Excellence Awards 2022! Previously known as the Greater Reading Top 50 Businesses, and the Top 10 in Entrepreneurial Excellence, the program name was changed this year and has two categories: Companies with annual revenues in excess of $1 million for the past three years; and companies with revenues of at least $250,000 for […]

23Mar 2022

  To our friends and business partners over in Ukraine, we stand with you. Thousands of lives have already been lost, hundreds of thousands of civilians have been displaced from their homes, and the shadow of war is cast over every corner of Ukraine. Ukraine has been proudly and fiercely independent since 1991. To the […]

21Mar 2022

For 125 years, Hope Rescue Mission has been a place of refuge for homeless men of Berks County, PA. They offer four residential programs that men can work their way through to transition back into the community as productive and independent individuals. We at the Restoration Technical Institute believe in their mission and are absolutely […]

17Mar 2022

Habitat for Humanity of Berks County (HFHBC) is a non-profit charitable organization that believes that ALL people deserve a decent life and the power to build their own futures. Every home they build needs some form of sponsorship support. We, at Berks Fire Water Restoration (BFW) wanted to make a powerful statement that everyone deserves […]

09Mar 2022

Today, we are surrounded by so much heart break, pressures, challenges, wars and more.  We must remain grateful for each other and maintain the ability to control what we can control. This week we remember what we consider the worst time in our company’s existence. 15 years ago this week, Mark Rieck, Construction Team Leader, […]

07Mar 2022

  Berks Fire Water Restorations, Inc. would like to introduce Clarence Curry III as he joins the BFW family as our Community Relationship Manager.  As a Villanova graduate, small business owner, a former NFL player (Arizona Cardinals) and our former Reading Express, he brings to the team, management and training professionalism.  His experience and background […]

08May 2021

Let me tell you the story of a man I know — a high school dropout at 16. Landing a job in construction, no job skills to speak of, he took every moment and opportunity to learn and to do. By 18, he had a well-rounded set of construction skills and earned his GED. Over […]

29May 2019

Tornado warnings and watches were a familiar sight for many as severe storms scattered across Pennsylvania late yesterday afternoon. Large hail was reported along with damage to cars, homes and businesses. A damage assessment team from the National Weather Service was sent to Caernarvon Township and Morgantown, PA, the Pennsylvania areas hit hardest by the severe weather. They […]