By Lora Scripps
ATHENS — Name of Business: Servpro of Limestone and Lawrence Counties
Location: 17477 U.S. 72 W. in Athens
Date established: April 2011
Owner: Jordan and Margaret Hendon
Hours of operation: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays with 24-hour emergency service
Describe what your business offers: Fire and water damage cleanup and restoration, carpet and upholstery cleaning, duct cleaning, mold remediation, biohazard cleanup, deodorization
Brief history of business: Servpro is a franchise started in 1967.
Owner’s background: Jordan Henton has 11 years experience at Servpro. He graduated from UAH with a degree in mechanical engineering. He participated in multiple, large-scale storm events including Hurricane Irene in 2011, Hurricane Charley in 2004, the Dallas freeze in 2011 and the April 27 tornadoes in 2011. He is a second-generation Servpro franchise owner. The Henton family owns three other franchises in Cullman, Jasper and Hamilton.
Owner’s qualifications: Servpor is IICRC WRT and ASD certified and EPA lead abatement certified.
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