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Home Builder - Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon - Fire/Water Certified
My husband and I bring 25 years in general contracting and hazard mitigation to our family owned business, where we clean and remediate after a fire, water or mold emergency. I enjoy writing for local papers and online e-mags about home safety tips and how to prevent our having to come and clean your home or business after a flood or fire.
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Now this post is jam packed with great info on hardwoods from the US. If you are thinking about adding hardwood floors to your home, this is a must read. Domestic hardwood flooring species from the United States Lately, I've had more and more customers in Westchester County asking me about domest...
12/14/2013
Now this is an awesome collection of the blogging bootcamp webinars.  Some great stuff here and a wonderful post to bookmark and come back and listen to when you have time. Blogging Boot Camp Our fundamental blog training on ActiveRain is our blogging boot camp series. This post is a hub to keep ...
12/12/2013
Winter Weather brings Frozen pipes & Water Damages to clients in Scarsdale, NY 10583 homes & businesses   With overnight temps in the teens this week througout Westchester County, NY, I am resurrecting my blog from two COLD winters ago.  That's when we had many frozen pipe victims calling for hel...
12/11/2013
Have to Reblog Janis's great deadline warning for Star deductions.  We have hairy children with tails  vs. human babes that go to school.  So, that said, our taxes are nearly $13k per year in FLEETWOOD (Mount Vernon).  Just sayin'...so really appreciate Janis reminding us to reapply and happy hol...
12/09/2013
MEETUP - Westchester County with Debbie Gartner's great group!   I had missed a few in the past year, for conventions, one mini vacay and a minor surgery.  It seems that Debbie Gartner's great invites to our Westchester Rainmaker meetups just could not jive with my startups schedule and personal ...
12/04/2013
FLASH FLOOD WARNING IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY 10708 THROUGH MIDDAY - CHECK LOCAL ALERTS FOR BRONXVILLE NY 10708   With "Winter Storm Boreas" traveling out of here for Thanksgiving, we are left with flood warnings from all the rain last night.   At 9:05 today a FLASH FLOOD Warning was reported for Wes...
11/26/2013
  AVOID HOME FIRES WITH CANDLES, COOKING & HOLIDAY COMPANY DURING THE HOLIDAYS IN SCARSDALE, NY 10583       We all enjoy having a festive holiday and keeping the "home fires" burning, but don't let it turn into a Thanksgiving tragedy or candle fire fiasco!  Actually, holiday cooking can be hazard...
11/26/2013
(Semi-wordless - 50 words for points:  This is our ginormous Japanese maple, in front of an overgrown cherry tree and the last of some bright Dahlias on the front lawn at our Westchester County home...we have my parents with us and Stepmom Diana does some of the gardening with me...but now we ca...
11/05/2013
Don't we all just LOVE Joanne's great, international photos from her travels.  The colors, the compositions and shear creativity are what make her a superstar of home decorating, I'm sure.  Enjoy...as well all do. Interior Decorating - Home Staging Joanna Cohlan, CID Fresh Eyes For Your Home - We...
11/05/2013
Had to reblog Debbie G's breakfast invite for a Dec meetup in Westchester.  I've missed the last too and so excited to set the date for this one and see local Rainmakers I've missed, plus meet new ones.  Hope that everyone marks their calendar, even those of us who are not early birds.  GREAT din...
11/05/2013
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Hillary Sheperd

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My husband and I bring 25 years in general contracting and hazard mitigation for the feds to our family owned business, where we clean and remediate after a fire, water or mold emergency. I enjoy writing for local papers and online e-mags about home safety tips and how to prevent our having to come and clean your home or business after a flood or fire.