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We are proud to serve the central Maine region and beyond. That’s why we host and participate in a number of events that help support a greater community for us all.

In addition we also host an annual customer appreciation event and we are the proud founder of Fire Forward, an initiative to help families who have been affected by fire in their homes. Browse our photos below, follow our Facebook page, and stay up to date with what Bouchard Cleaning & Restoration is doing in the community!

 

Autumn in Maine…as beautiful as ever.

Here is a list of fun things to do to enjoy the beautiful crisp fall air with family and friends…   Enjoy a bonfire with all the tree limbs you picked up from around the yard. What a good excuse to have friends over for some fun! Go apple picking. Make sure to enjoy some […]

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Going camping? Here are tips to help keep you happy, healthy and safe.

Here are some things you might not think about before heading out on that camping trip this summer…..   Get vaccinated. Vaccinations help to protect you from certain diseases and conditions while camping. Suggested vaccines include tetanus,pertussis(whooping cough),meningitis and maybe hepatitis A, depending on your destination. Make sure your pets are vaccinated too.   Prepare […]

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Heavy rain, tornadoes and hurricane winds.

Hurricanes, heavy rain and tornadoes happen right here in Maine and throughout the United States. Here are some tips to keep you safe:   Heavy rains:  Do not drive through standing water on roads or in parking lots. The average automobile can be swept off the road in just 12 inches of water. Roads covered […]

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Heat, Humidity and Heat Exhaustion.

We work and play in the heat. To stay safe, keep these tips in mind: wear lightweight, loose fitting clothing and a wide brimmed hat. remember to drink plenty of fluids…. drink 8 glasses of water, fruit or vegetable juice every hour, more if heavy exercise is involved. Sports drinks are great because they replenish […]

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Restore your piece of mind with these fun events.

Here is a list of some of the events going on in Maine summer 2017 : Windjammer days June 25th-July 1 Boothbay Harbor Hosting a week long event full of pancake breakfasts,waterfront concerts, fireworks over the harbor, tours of Navy Vessels and the Coast Guard station and even some pirates! boothbayharborwindjammerdays.org   Yarmouth Clam Festival July […]

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What to pack in your Kayak/Canoe First Aid Kit.

Summer seems to go so fast. and like many others,  I plan to enjoy every minute of it. Enjoying a day trip in your kayak or canoe can be extremely relaxing. Before leaving shore, here are some items you will want to have on hand in your First Aid Kit…. Ibuprofen reduces inflammation and is […]

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Keeping safe during all of your summer fun activities

Fun in the sun… To prevent sunburn: The best line of defense against harmful ultraviolet radiation (UVR) is to avoid sun exposure by covering up. Stay in the shade whenever possible, and limit sun exposure during the peak intensity hours – between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Wear a hat and sunglasses (look for sunglasses that provide […]

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Play-Doh as a restoration tool?

Did you know that Play-Doh began as a product to clean soot from walls? As the 1950’s approached, fewer people use coal to heat their homes, therefore the need for this cleaner declined.  With Play-Dough sales down, it was then that they discovered a new use for the cleaner.  Teachers needed a better modeling clay […]

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Emergency Response Plans for your Business

Did you know that more than 90% of companies that experience a major loss from a disaster never recover and go out of business within a year?  Emergency Response Plans (ERP’s) minimize the loss suffered in a disaster.  ERP’s are designed to go over needed supplies and support needed after such devastation.  Bouchard Cleaning & […]

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