Flood damage after Storm in Taunton
Providing temporary electrical power during flood damage restoration in Taunton
Taunton was founded in 1637 and is one of the oldest towns in the USA. It was also known as Silver City, named after the industry that predominated during the 19th century. Christmas City is another name it became known for after starting an annual light show in 1914, which continues to this day.
There are many activities to enjoy in Taunton and the neighboring area for residents and tourists visiting the region. For example:
- Upside Down Escape Games
- Capron Park Zoo
- Borderland State Park
- La Salette Shrine
- Norton Kayak Company
- Simcock Farm
- Ace Archers
- Massasoit State Park
Upside Down Escape Games
Can you decipher clues working with your partners to escape from a locked room? The excitement builds as the clock runs down. Compete with other teams to solve puzzles and clues using intuition and logic to find your way out of the room. Bragging rights go to those who escape first.
Massasoit State Park
There are over twelve hundred acres, six lakes and ponds, and many cranberry bogs in Massasoit State Park. The Park has an extensive pathway system enjoyed by many outdoor enthusiasts, including:
- Mountain bikers
- Skiing cross county
- Horseback riding
Fishing on Lake Rico is allowed as long as you are using a non-motorized craft. Limited hunting is also allowed.
There are exciting activities within an hour's drive of Taunton enjoyed by residents in nearby neighborhoods.
Capron Park Zoo – in operation for 75 years, this family attraction provides education in a clean environment portraying animals worldwide.
Borderland State Park – 1843 acres, a nature preserve, with public recreational activities available, including the Ames Mansion
La Salette Shrine – dedicated to Our Lady of La Salette-Fallavaux, France. Two children reported a Marian apparition in 1846. The shrine is one of several in the United States, located in nearby Attleboro, MA, dedicated to a shrine in La Salette-Fallavaux, France.
Norton Kayak Company – take a three-hour tour by kayak of the 530 acres Norton Reservoir. Tours run daily, and the company runs camps during the summer.
Ace Archers – located in Foxborough, clients can participate in classes learning all about archery, practice open shooting and join archery club teams.
Live Electricity Can Be Extremely Dangerous After a Storm Causes Flooding
Flooding introduces many hazards such as chemical spills, bio-hazards, infectious waste, and electrical short circuits. Water and electricity can cause many issues and potentially electrocute anyone touching live wires.
SERVPRO completes a thorough inspection and takes the appropriate steps to ensure the crew's safety before beginning flood damage restoration in Taunton structures. We also provide temporary power to run water pumps, air movers, dehumidifiers, and construction equipment.
We make arrangements to remove electrical hazards. For example:
- Turn off the main circuit breaker panel switch
- Turn off individual circuits if only portions of the building are affected
- we add lockout tags in each case
- Work in progress signs are added
Contact SERVPRO of Taunton / Mansfield for flood damage in Taunton and neighboring areas. We can help 24/7. Call (508) 824-0200.