Insurance Insights – Continuing Education Adjustments

Dear Insurance Professionals, We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support. For over 15 years we have stayed in touch with our insurance partners by offering CE Courses while allowing agents to learn the landscape of the insurance industry. Since March 2020, we have had to pivot due to […]

Coronavirus has disinfection services on the rise in Berks County

Two Berks Fire Water Restoration team members dressed in full personal protective equipment to perform biohazard cleanup, which can included disinfection to rid a structure of the coronavirus. Rentokil, whose North American headquarters are located in Wyomissing, calls itself “The experts in pest control.” Traditionally, pests referred to bugs and rodents, possibly other unwanted animals. […]

Disaster Restoration, Reconstruction, & Preventative Cleaning – Coronavirus Precautionary Measures

As we unite as a community and a world in the war against COVID-19, the BFW team remains committed to provide you all the services that you have come to rely on us for in times of need.  Our team has been training and retraining on our infectious disease control and decontamination services to best […]

From Dave’s Desk…

From Dave Meas, VP of Development History | Definition of History by Merriam-Webster https://www.merriam-webster.com › dictionary › history 1: events of the past and especially those relating to a particular place or subject. ; 2: a branch of knowledge that records and explains past events. 3: a written report of past events – She wrote […]

BFW Spotlight: Traci Greiss

 At BFW 2 years Job title: Project Administrator but I also assist with Accounts Payable. I get to interact with our customers on a daily basis, taking initial calls and getting all the necessary information to set up the job and get it assigned to a project manager. I provide administrative assistance to our PM, […]

2020 Annual Open House – Join Us!

Some Things Never Change – 20 Years of Service

Letter From The Lavenders: Some Things Never Change – 20 Years of Service by Lisa Lavender, COO and Ted Lavender, CEO 2020 marks the start of a new decade and it also marks an end of an era. As we reflect on 20 years of BFW history, we think fondly of our firsts, the friends […]

It’s All in the Family: Lisa’s Father

Father We also interviewed Lisa’s Father, Paul. See what he has to say about working with his daughter, Lisa Lavender. Paul Pinchak, Various Roles I’m kind of like a consultant, sort of… and I’ve been here since the very beginning in one way or another. Relationship to family member? PP: I am Lisa’s father which […]

Restoring Success: It’s All About Perspective

‘Tis the season to be grateful and thankful for the positive things in our lives. During the holidays, we have the opportunity to reflect and express our thankfulness for: friends, families, abilities, opportunities, and more. I believe in order for us to be grateful for things in life, we must have an internal meter of sorts. […]

It’s All in the Family: Father and Son

Father & Son Father: Vince Mitsky, Accounting Manager, 3 years Son: Michael Mitsky, Intern Who was here first? Vince Who was here first? Vince Why did you want to work with a family member? VM: To see how he reacted to other people and see if I raised him right. MM: He is a very […]