BFW Spotlight: Cheryl Harting

“CHEEERYL, HELP!” My computer isn’t working!” As BFW’s IT/ Programs Manager for the past year it is safe to call this Cheryl’s soundtrack at work. However, Cheryl knows the ins and outs of many aspects of the company, as she will soon be celebrating 15 years at BFW. She began as a Project Administrator where she quickly […]

BFW Offers Free Disinfectant to Individuals Affected by Flooding

Berks • Fire • Water Restorations, Inc.SM 1145 Commons Blvd., Reading, PA 19605 Contact: Angela Cremer 610.478.8660 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Berks • Fire • Water Restorations, Inc. SM Offers Free Antimicrobial Disinfectant to Individuals Affected by Recent Flooding READING, PA, August 17, 2018 – Berks •Fire• Water Restorations, Inc. SMis donating Blue-Lyte, an all-natural and non-toxic antimicrobial disinfectant […]

Flooding 101

Our region was heavily impacted by the excessive amount of rain we received over the weekend. It is times like these that being a restorer is the most rewarding. Even if we cannot physically help everyone, a friendly voice, encouragement and advice can go a long way. The following two videos will provide you with […]

Severe Weather: Be Prepared When It Strikes

Our region experienced inclement weather this past weekend and more rain is in the forecast for the upcoming week. In Heidelberg Township, strong thunderstorms left significant damage. After sending a crew to the scene, The National Weather Service has ruled that a tornado did touch down in northern Lehigh County. Pine Grove experienced heavy flooding […]

BFW Spotlight: Patrick Detweiler

Patrick Detweiler, Construction Manager at Berks • Fire • Water Restorations, Inc. For the past three and a half years, we have been lucky to call Patrick Detweiler our Construction Manager. When asked what his job entails on a daily basis, he replies simply with a laugh: “Managing the chaos.” Any restoration professional in the industry […]

WHY You Should Apply to Be Part of Our Team – Now HIRING

At Berks Fire Water Restorations, Inc. we are made up of a team of professionals who pride ourselves on the quality of our work product and the timeliness of its delivery. We’re all about innovation. We believe in restoring the value of service and trust. We make this a priority in all that we do. […]

BFW Spotlight: Rit Matz

Richard is likely not a name you are used to hearing around Berks • Fire • Water Restorations, but mention the name “Rit” or “Boom Done” and the BFW family will know just who you are talking about. Known as Rit because, as he says, “he is not Rich yet” and known as Boom Done […]

“You Didn’t Show Up?” – BFW’s No Fire Chasing Policy

We were having a conversation with a friend one day. They were telling us about his brother who had a fire. Thankfully, everyone was okay, but they could not understand why BFW did not show up. Other companies were on the scene before the fire was out… We only arrive on the scene of an […]

BFW Welcomes Newest Commercial Drying Specialist

Restoration Team Leader, Garrett Roth, recently received his Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) as a Commercial Drying Specialist after attending a five-day course at Restoration Technical Institute this past October. The IICRC is an international nonprofit certifying body whose mission is to “establish and advance globally recognized standards and certifications for the […]

Mold 101: Why Knowing the Basics Matters

Mold. There’s no escaping it. It has been around for millions of years. It’s everywhere, both indoors and outdoors. Despite it being all around you, are you any familiar with it? Chances are, if you are like most people, you avoid it on purpose. And hey — we don’t blame you. Dealing with mold is […]