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Author: Diana Rodriguez-Zaba

As the founder of ServiceMaster by Zaba in Chicago, Illinois, Diana is IIRC certified in both fire and water damage restoration. Her years of experience include working in the field alongside her team helping home and business owners deal with the aftermath of water, fire and mold damage. Diana enjoys sharing her knowledge and making a positive difference in the community.

bathtub leaking

Help! My Bathtub is Leaking – What Should I Do?

If you have a bathtub leak, you need to act quickly to prevent significant water damage. Taking immediate action can save you both time and money in the long run. Fortunately, you're not alone in the process. At ServiceMaster of Lake Shore, we've been serving Chicago-area customers since...

how to repair a burst pipe

How to Repair a Burst Pipe: 5 Effective Steps

When a pipe bursts, it quickly spreads water damage throughout the house. Should you call a plumber or fix it yourself? With the right gear on hand, you can repair a burst pipe. For more than 27 years, ServiceMaster of Lake Shore has provided restoration services for...

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13 Warning Signs of a Burst Underground Pipe

If you have a burst underground pipe, you need to act quickly - before it causes significant damage. We’re here to help. At ServiceMaster of Lake Shore, we’ve been helping homeowners in the Chicago area deal with burst pipes since 1996. In this blog, we’ve compiled our knowledge...

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How to Thaw a Frozen Drain Pipe: 7 Effective Ways

When plunging temperatures freeze the drain pipes in your home, you're dealing with a potential plumbing disaster. The spill or backup from a burst drain line is classified as Category 2 gray water. You don't want this type of contamination pouring into your home. For more than...

septic tank backup

Septic Tank Backup: Causes, Signs & Fixes

Very few plumbing disasters can disrupt a home like a septic tank backup. The aftereffects include water damage that spreads dangerous contamination and creates long-term problems. For more than 25 years, ServiceMaster of Lake Shore has helped area residents deal with backed-up septic tanks. Based on...

how to check for mold after water damage

How to Check for Mold After Water Damage: 7 Effective Steps

It only takes 24 hours for mold caused by water damage to permeate deep into porous materials. The rapidly spreading fungus ruins drywall, rots wood and compromises indoor air quality. Since 1996, ServiceMaster of Lake Shore has helped Chicago residents clean up mold damage after storm flooding...

space heater fire

How to Deal With a Space Heater Fire: 7 Critical Steps

When the temperature drops outside, thermostats go up inside. Furnace fires are always a concern this time of year, but space heaters are responsible for more than 40% of home heating fires. It's a disturbing statistic. ServiceMaster of Lake Shore helps Chicago homeowners deal with the aftermath...

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33 Important Holiday Fire Safety Tips for 2024

The holidays are just around the corner, and that means that fun and festivity are on the horizon.  Unfortunately, it also means that many households will face an increased fire risk in the coming months. According to FEMA, there are nearly 156,000 residential structural fires each year...

how to tell if pipes burst

11 Warning Signs of a Busted Water Pipe

Burst pipes create plumbing disasters that quickly turn into huge cleanup jobs. However, a burst pipe often goes unnoticed until it causes serious water damage. Recognizing the warning signs can help prevent a wall collapse, ceiling cave-in, or worse. In this blog, we share how to recognize...

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Our office is located in downtown Chicago, IL just west of Millennium Park, nearby Willis Tower and Magnificent Mile. We provide 24 hour emergency fire and water damage cleanup to all of Chicagoland including Lincoln Park, Logan Square, Gold Coast, Lake View, Magnificent Mile and Little Village. We also provide a variety of specialty cleaning services.