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Winterize your office

Nov 3, 2014 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC Happy November! Time to bundle up in those cozy scarves and jackets, drink hot cocoa and gorge on hearty, homemade meals. Before you get too comfortable, though, it’s also the perfect time to winterize your homes and offices. Here are some tips to ensure your buildings remain draft-free, which will increase… Continue reading

Don’t Let Your Halloween Go Up in Flames

Oct 29, 2014 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC Halloween can be a ton of fun, resurrecting witches and zombies or dressing as your favorite superhero! Without proper precaution, though, Halloween can also be a dangerous time of year. Did you know? The United States sees an overall increase of fires on Halloween with 15,500 fires and $92 million in… Continue reading

The Fire is Out…Now What??

Oct 17, 2014 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC Each year, in the United States, there are approximately: 6,000 fires in the workplace 200 workers’ deaths and 5,000 injuries from office fires and explosions (Cited from OSHA facts https://www.osha.gov/) Read our blog How to Prevent That Spark for tips to prevent an office fire. But, in the event a fire… Continue reading

How to Prevent that Spark

Oct 13, 2014 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC So far this month, we have covered which items to have around your office or building, having an evacuation plan, and how to use one of the main tools to combat a small fire – the fire extinguisher. Here are some everyday tips to prevent an office fire: Tidy up Throw… Continue reading

DKI Commercial Solutions Connects Clients With Resources in Response to Ebola

October 13, 2014 – (ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill., Oct. 13, 2014) – DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, announced that it is available to connect clients with the resources to support their needs and concerns related to Ebola and hazardous waste disposal. For more information, please contact Bill Robinson, VP of Operations, at [email protected] About DKI DKI, headquartered in… Continue reading

Remember the PASSword!

DKI Fire Extinguisher Steps graphic with image of fire extinguisher

Oct 7, 2014 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC You are probably familiar with the fire extinguisher, but do you know how to use one? You should always have a Class A fire extinguisher at home and at your place of work. Class A is used for the most common type of fires – wood, paper, fabrics, plastics, cardboard, rubber,… Continue reading

DKI Member Company Decorated for Industry Performance and Excellence

October 6, 2014 – First Priority DKI Proud Recipient of Coveted CCC “Golden Hammer” Award DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, today announced that First Priority DKI, of South Elgin, IL was presented with a Golden Hammer Award at the 2014 Contractor Connection Conference & Expo in New Orleans. Contractor Connection is the largest, fully independent network of… Continue reading

Stop, Drop And Roll…What Else is There to Know?

Oct 1, 2014 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC In the case of a fire at work, be aware of your surroundings. Ensure you know the location of each of the following fire alarms: Designate a group of safety wardens and hold routine fire drills. This number will vary due to office and building size. If you’re a small company,… Continue reading

DKI Ranks #2 on Qualified Remodeler Magazine Top 500 List

September 23, 2014 – (Elk Grove Village, Ill., Sept. 23, 2014) – DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, announced that it claimed the #2 ranking on Qualified Remodeler Magazine’s Top 500 List for 2014, in addition to being ranked #1 in the state of Illinois. Founded by Qualified Remodeler Magazine more than 30 years ago, the Top 500… Continue reading

Be Prepared…When Disaster Strikes

Sept 18, 2014 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC In observance of National Preparedness Month, here are a few tips to prepare your place of business for an emergency disaster. Emergencies can strike at any time, and can range from fires and floods to tornadoes and earthquakes. It’s important to be prepared – know your region and have a plan.… Continue reading