Ready to Respond
WINMAR® has been serving the Waterloo Region for 31 years, opened in 1985 by Peter Douwes. We have grown from a small 4 person operation to a thriving business with multiple locations in Waterloo Region, over 30 staff, and numerous trade partnerships across the region. Our focus remains to bring courteous and prompt service with a smile to our customers; whether the discipline is regarding your insurance claim, renovation, remodeling project, or environmental concern including mold, asbestos and hazardous materials remediation; WINMAR® is ready and waiting to come through for you!
Partners in our Community
We are an active member of both the Greater Kitchener Waterloo and Cambridge Chambers of Commerce, are an associate member of both the K-W Chapter, Ontario Insurance Adjusters’ Association and the Insurance Brokers’ Association of Waterloo Region and support the Conestoga Chapter, Insurance Institute of Ontario.
WINMAR® performs restoration services for residential and commercial properties across Canada. We offer prompt, experienced, professional, well-equipped help resulting in substantial savings and reduced interruptions.
We specialize in water damage, fire and smoke restoration services, mould inspection and removal, smoke and fire damage restoration, disaster recovery, as well as construction, renovation and demolition services. To ensure complete customer satisfaction, we consider every project’s unique and specialized requirements.
Our Certifications & Standards
A family owned business that carries the values of the owners: honesty, intergrity and a high level of professionalism. Customers are provided a personal service with a real understanding of their loss when disaster strikes.
The Clean Trust
The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) is an independent certification and standard-setting organization for the inspection, cleaning and restoration industries. The IICRC ensures that when consumers hire a cleantrust Certified Firm or technician, they have hired experts who will provide reasonable assurance that work will be completed in accordance with the industry’s standard of care.
Esporta Soft Content Cleaning System
The Esporta Wash System can be used in a number of situations including fire/smoke contamination, sewage contamination or flood contamination. The Esporta soft goods cleaning system can handle all of these challenges and more. Shoes, Jackets and even sporting equipment can be rescued. Treasured family items that would have previously be destined for a landfill are now being returned to their rightful place in the family home.
Fireline Cleaning Equipment
Our technologically advanced Fireline Systems equipment provides state-of-the-art cleaning, restoration and recovery capabilities for hard surfaced items as well as electrical appliances and electronic equipment. With this exciting technology WINMAR® now successfully restores previously un-recoverable expensive items such as computers, stereo equipment, televisions, large appliances, exercise equipment and highly sophisticated medical equipment.
Xactimate Estimating Software
Xactimate is the industry's number one estimating solution for insurance repair. Xactimate has been used to write more claims than any other solution and has proven itself in some of the smallest claims to some of the largest catastrophes in history.
With over 90 locations across the country, each WINMAR® franchise is proud to be a member of our specialized property restoration community. If you experience a large disaster, our WINMAR® Catastrophe Plan ensures other members of the WINMAR® family will provide assistance to you and your neighbours.
This WINMAR® franchise is independently owned and operated. WINMAR® is a registered trademark owned by WINMAR® International Inc. and is used under license.