Disaster Restoration Firm Continues to Expand, Invest

2018 was a busy year across the United States for the disaster restoration industry. Locally, Panhandle Cleaning & Restoration saw a heightened volume of calls year-round for natural disasters and other typical day to day emergencies. “This year felt like it was one natural event after another within our service areas”, said Josh Contraguerro VP [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:04:56+00:00January 3rd, 2019|In the News, Storm, Water|0 Comments

Winter Storms Ravage the U.S

If you haven’t heard: winter has arrived in the U.S. From a pleasant fall to an onslaught of freezing temperatures and snow storms after the Thanksgiving holiday, winter has undoubtedly made its mark early. The eastern part of the U.S has been especially affected over the past week by severe winter storms. Rain, snow, and [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:05:04+00:00December 10th, 2013|In the News, Storm|Comments Off on Winter Storms Ravage the U.S

Panhandle CR Honored in Local Paper’s Readers’ Choice Awards

Panhandle CR has just been honored with not one, but two Readers’ Choice Awards in eight distinct categories by The Intelligencer newspaper. Panhandle’s custom home construction and remodeling, as well as our cleaning and restoration services were recognized for their excellence. Panhandle has been a trusted name in the disaster restoration and construction industry for [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:05:05+00:00November 15th, 2013|In the News|Comments Off on Panhandle CR Honored in Local Paper’s Readers’ Choice Awards

Bob Jr. Recognized in 40 Under 40 Award

"Panhandle Cleaning & Restoration Vice President Bob Contraguerro Jr. (left) receiving his award from U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (right)." Recently Bob Contraguerro Jr. was featured in the State Journal’s annual 40 Under 40 award for his achievement at Panhandle CR. The award highlights individuals under 40 in West Virginia who have shown leadership [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:05:05+00:00June 27th, 2013|In the News|Comments Off on Bob Jr. Recognized in 40 Under 40 Award

Thank you, WesBanco and Panhandle Cleaning and Restoration!

The Greater Wheeling Coalition for the Homeless would like to express our deepest gratitude to WesBanco and Panhandle Cleaning and Restoration of Wheeling for the generous donation of six flat screen televisions. WesBanco was one of several partners who worked with the Coalition to provide funding for the recently completed renovation of the Gertrude Flats [...]

By |2016-07-27T17:03:57+00:00September 26th, 2012|In the News|Comments Off on Thank you, WesBanco and Panhandle Cleaning and Restoration!

McGuffey students’ summer extended

By Linda Metz, Staff writer lmetz@observer-reporter.com CLAYSVILLE - Students in McGuffey School District will not report for classes Thursday as originally scheduled. Instead, classes will begin Sept. 6 as crews work to remove mold from the high school/middle school complex. In a written statement, Superintendent Beverly Arbore said that a routine cleaning of the building [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:05:06+00:00August 26th, 2012|In the News|Comments Off on McGuffey students’ summer extended

Italian Festival Begins Friday

Annual event marked by dinner for Italian-American of the year By CASEY JUNKINS - Staff Writer , The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register WHEELING - The local area has changed a great deal since 1983, but one constant that remains is that thousands continue to make their way to downtown Wheeling every July for the Upper [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:05:06+00:00July 26th, 2012|In the News|Comments Off on Italian Festival Begins Friday

Fire Safety House Saves Young Lives

The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register One of the most important initiatives ever implemented by the Wheeling Fire Department is its fire safety house. For many years it has been used to help children learn what to do if fire breaks out. Firefighters have unveiled a new, improved version of the training facility, replacing one used [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:05:06+00:00May 3rd, 2012|In the News|Comments Off on Fire Safety House Saves Young Lives

Catholic Schools’ Students, Supporters Honored in Morgantown

By Colleen Rowan MORGANTOWN—The diocese’s Catholic schools community gathered in Morgantown March 22 to honor several individuals for their steadfast support of Catholic education and students who have shined as model youth. The annual Bishop’s Dinner for Catholic Schools, sponsored by the West Virginia Knights of Columbus, was held at the Waterfront Place Hotel in [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:05:06+00:00March 26th, 2012|In the News|Comments Off on Catholic Schools’ Students, Supporters Honored in Morgantown

Good Business Model Key to Success

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY - Staff Writer , The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register Robert Contraguerro Sr. understands what it takes to make a small business work. After all, he got his start in 1977 walking door-to-door selling carpet cleaning services and products. Robert Contraguerro Sr., president of Panhandle Cleaning & Restoration, center, knows what it [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:05:06+00:00February 26th, 2012|In the News|Comments Off on Good Business Model Key to Success