About ServiceMaster Restore of Sault Ste. Marie


Your disaster restoration specialists

ServiceMaster Restore of Sault Ste. Marie operates out of a 10,000 sq foot facility located on Black Rd. and currently has a fleet of 16 service vehicles.

Included in our staff is a full time Health and Safety Officer.  We maintain WSIB compliance, Pollution Liability Insurance and CGL coverage.

ServiceMaster Restore of Sault Ste. Marie has operated in the area since the early 1970’s and has become among the largest provider of insured disaster restoration services in the area. There is a staff of four estimator/project managers as well as support staff. We provide 24-hour water, fire and wind damage emergency service for customers.

Our services include:

  •   General Contracting
  •   Carpentry
  •   Drywall
  •   Painting
  •   Restoration Cleaning
  •   Mould removal
  •   Oil Spill Clean up
  •   Type 1 and 2 asbestos clean up
  •   Emergency board up

Meet Our Team

Dante VenneriDante VenneriOwner

Dante Venneri



Dante Venneri, a renovation and construction industry veteran, acquired the ServiceMaster franchise of Sault Ste. Marie in  2019.

Robert RutledgeRobert RutledgeEstimator

Robert Rutledge


Rob has resided in Sault Ste. Marie for his entire life. He worked in the glass and window industry for 28 years, with 21 years as an estimator and project manager in residential, commercial and institutional applications. He is well rounded in all aspects of construction and is capable of handling projects of any size.He joined the team at ServiceMaster in May 2002 and earned certifications with the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) for: Fire and Smoke Restoration; Odour Control; Applied Microbial Remediation; Water Damage Restoration and Applied Structural Drying.

When he’s not working he can be found on the golf links or a sheet of curling ice or at his cottage. Rob has four children and seven grandchildren. While most of them live out of town, he does enjoy spending time with them at the cottage when he can.Rob has sat on many comities in a volunteer capacity with a propensity to help others and he brings a dedication to make whatever organization he’s with, to grow and be better. Rob welcomes any new and former clients and looks forward to serving their needs in a time of unexpected disaster in their lives. 

Tom PatrickTom PatrickEstimator

Tom Patrick


Mr. Patrick is a kind fellow who holds a Bachelor of Business Economics from Brock University. He has been in the restoration industry since 2010, bringing with him Project Management expertise with a strong background in financial services. Tom joined our team in 2012 and holds accreditations with the IICRC with Water Damage Restoration & Applied Structural Drying. He provides speedy resolutions from Emergency Services to final repairs. Born & raised here in Sault Ste. Marie, Tom and his family (a beautiful wife and two lovely daughters) are involved in the hockey world through the SFHA and they enjoy all outdoor activites throughout the four seasons. 

Patti McClellandPatti McClellandAccounting

Patti McClelland


Patti has been crunching numbers for over 25 years, and joined our team in 2011. Patti holds a Business Management Certificate from Sault College and keeps up to date on all aspects of her job through continuous research and studying. Patti does our Payroll and Accounts Receivable & Payable for our Disaster Restoration business, as well as for our ServiceMaster Clean division. Patti loves travelling and spending time with her family. 

Sandra RylattSandra RylattHealth & Safety

Sandra Rylatt

Health & Safety

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"Whether the water, smoke or fire emergency is large or small, we do everything possible to help restore people's lives, homes and businesses to normal. We provide the highest quality technical restoration services available in the industry, but we also respond to the emotional needs of those affected and deliver an exceptional customer service experience."

A national network at your side, and on your side

Whatever the challenge, ServiceMaster Restore brings more than 65 years of experience to every job.  Our national network of 80 locally owned restoration companies enables us to offer the scale of a national company, with the personalized service and guidance of a locally owned business.

Customer Testimonials

"Service Rep and the restoration crew were very polite, professional,and very good at what they do. I would recommend Gary, Mike and Norm to my friends. 

Thanks for the great work."

- Shirley - December 31 2016


"They were quick and painless. Bob was very much on top of things and answered all my questions promptly and efficiently. The entire crew made my dilemma that much easier to deal with and believe me I am very hard to please."

- Laurie - December 28 2016


"Everything was done in a very professional manner, I was kept informed at all times of what was being done and when the workers would be here. Very good communication, which is extremely important to me. I was able to reach Mark immediately on every call I made. The work done was excellent and there is really nothing I could recommend that would have improved the service.

Thank you!"

- Pauline - November 18 2016


"I am always able to reach Tom wherever he is or he always calls me back promptly without fail. He is always willing to do whatever it takes to resolve my issue or meet my request. They are quick to respond and the work the team does is top-notch. Tom genuinely cares about the customer and their needs as evidenced by his patience and understanding during our conversations. He promises first-rate results and always delivers on those promises. This is the second time I have needed ServiceMaster's services and I won't deal with anyone else."

- Roseanne - September 25 2016

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