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when disaster strikes prompt response is critical

When disaster strikes, Disaster Blaster of Scranton has the expertise to make things right. Our professional, courteous, staff are trained to address indoor environmental issues and restore your home to its prior condition. But we do more than that, we assist you through what can be a stressful, and confusing, process.

Whether you’re in Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, or the surrounding area, we’re here to help. Serving most of Northeastern Pennsylvania, our trained professionals routinely assist homeowners in Honesdale, Hazleton, East Stroudsburg, and Tunkhannock too! If you have a need of any of our services, please don’t hesitate to contact our offices, as our team is always happy to help.

Don’t call the rest, call the best. Call Disaster Blaster of Scranton!

CALL (570) 963-1123


CALL (570) 963-1123



More ways to help - Disaster Blaster of Scranton is a full service mitigation and restoration firm assisting the local community with a wide array of services. Offering more services than other companies in the industry, Disaster Blaster of Scranton is able to address the needs of your project from beginning to end


Team of experts - Our team possesses the experience necessary to address even the most complex issues and continuously improves their


Insurance help - Disaster Blaster of Scranton is experienced in insurance property claims, allowing them to seek necessary approvals from your insurance company, document your claim file, and expedite your claim settlement.


There when you need us - Disaster Blaster of Scranton offers 24 / 7 Emergency Response for water damage and boardup, preventing further damage from occurring. Our team is always there when you need us!


Did a great job. Clear communications - better than expected. Very nice. Explained everything well.

Sean O.

Sewage Backup

March 1, 2022

They came in a timely manner and answered all of our questions. Very polite and helpful!

Romaine S


Feb 22, 2022

They were very timely in getting to our house and came when they said they would. Very efficient and helpful crew.

Dave S.

Water Damage

Jan 17, 2021

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Disaster Blaster of Scranton was originally founded by Gary Lyons and Matthew Lyons, who continue to operate their Disaster Blaster business in Scranton Pennsylvania. They, and their team, pride themselves on providing the best customer service and expertise in the industry, and are able to assist with a variety of indoor environmental issues. Recognized as experts in the field, Gary and Matthew are able to address many issues that homeowners and business owners may experience, from complex projects to smaller issues. They’re happy to assist you with all of your property restoration needs.

PA Contractor License #: PA009207 - PA Asbestos License #: C0693A - PA Radon License #: 2848


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Gary Lyons

General Manager

Gary has been working in the Indoor Environmental and Mitigation / Property Restoration Industry in one capacity or another for over thirty five years and has served as Disaster Blaster's General Manager since 2009. Previous to that Gary was President / CEO for another Mitigation / Property Restoration company for 10 years and before that worked in the Insurance Industry as a Claims Representative and later a Claims Manager handling Mitigation and Property Restoration claims for 22 years. Gary has a BA in Business Management from Malone College. He also holds a Pennsylvania State license in Radon Mitigation and various IICRC Industry Certifications. An active member of the community, Gary is very proud to be a member of The Rotary Club of the Abingtons and a current member of their Board of Directors. Gary lives with his wife in Nicholson, PA and has two grown children. Gary enjoys traveling and spending time with his family. His hobbies include reading, watching movies, boating, and snow shoeing.

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Matthew Lyons

Information Technology

Matthew grew up working in the Mitigation / Property Restoration industry. He started working in our industry at the age of 14 and has worked in various capacities for more than 20 years. Most recently, Matthew has handled the IT needs of Disaster Blaster, from custom application development and web design, to network administration. He is licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in Asbestos Abatement and has completed certification training in Meth Lab Remediation. Matthew also has obtained various IICRC Mitigation / Environmental Industry Certifications and IT Industry Certifications. Matthew runs Disaster Blaster's humanitarian program, LikeLocal and is working to grow the program to involve other local businesses in our area as well. He enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends. His hobbies include cooking and watching movies.

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