CDRG Welcomes A & R Services, White’s Cleaning and Restoration and Meridian Group

A & R Services From St-John’s, NFLD

A & R Services was incorporated in July of 1995. Owners Amelia and Rick Hickey used their experience and expertise to steadily grow the company into the unconditionally service-based company that it is today. Amelia & Rick have over forty years of experience in the industry. Their hands-on approach and business management skills, coupled with their qualifications in cleaning and restoration have translated into a fully operational and well-respected disaster restoration company.

From their humble beginnings of 8 (eight), A & R Services now employ over 40 (forty) employees who provide a full range of services to their clients. They offer 24 hour emergency fire, water & wind damage restoration. Their employees are well trained with certification from the IICRC in water, fire, mould, odour, and structural drying qualifications. They utilize industry respected systems including Dri-Zone and Ultrasonic cleaning systems. Their company is staffed with carpenters, painters/plasterers, and cleaning technicians that have years of industry experience. A & R Services has become one of the largest independent disaster restoration contractors in St. John’s. Affordable and reliable, their priority is quality workmanship and customer satisfaction. They are there to help when disaster strikes.

For more information 446 Old Broad Cove Rd Portugal Cove, NL , 709-895-3996

White’s Cleaning and Restoration From St-Catherines, Ont

Founded in 1998 by Dave White, White’s Cleaning and Restoration have built their company with two things in mind; providing quality customer service and supplying efficient response times. Eleven years later, the same still holds, as White’s Cleaning and Restoration have built quite the reputation and service levels in the St-Catherine’s, Niagara region. In addition to their service levels, White’s cleaning understands the importance of proper training and continuing education to remain abreast to industry standards.

“We have joined CDRG not only for their national support capabilities during a catastrophe but also for the ability to leverage expertise from other CDRG members. It’s great to know we can reach out when we need any type of advice. It definitely gives our company another arc in our arsenal.” states Dave White, President.

White’s Cleaning and Restoration have certifications in water, fire, smoke, odor control, microbial remediation, applied structural drying, and carpet cleaning. With these certifications, you can rest assured their technicians are equipped to handle any type of loss with confidence and professionalism. Adding to their qualifications, White’s Cleaning and Restoration are also a certified IICRC firm, which reinforces their commitment on every project.

For more information, 24/7 Live Operator 905-682-2206 [email protected]

Meridian Group from Montreal

Meridian Group has been servicing the greater Montreal area since 1994. Focused on residential and commercial fire and water losses, Meridian’s clients include; Marriott Chateau Champlain, Holiday Inn’s, Property Management Companies, Western Quebec School Board, Residential homes and many others. With their Institutionnal Division, they have handled some of the largest decontaminations, drying and fire restoration jobs for commercial buildings.

During the last year they have saved Insurance companies hundreds of thousands of dollars with their technical knowledge and large fleet of remediation equipment.

Here’s a short list of their services;

  • Structural Drying
  • Emergency Services
  • Technical Consultation
  • Desiccant Dehumidification
  • Cooled & Freezer storage
  • Mobile or Onsite application
  • Labeling
  • Packing and storingcContents

Their commitment to provide consistent, professional services to their customers have let to become a preferred service provider for some of the top insurers in Canada. GROUPE MERIDIAN strives to improve their services with new technologies and is always attending seminars to learn about new restoration techniques in the industry. As a closing statement, Mr. Wilding put it simply; “Our one commitment…pursuit of excellence.

About CDRG

The Canadian Disaster Restoration Group is the intersection of restoration contractors and restoration specialists – where disaster restoration meets solid business strategy. We marry the best of strategy and creativity with an army of restoration experts in the fields of property loss. For more information visit: