Room Temperature Vs. Productivity

March 10, 2015 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC You know the feeling of dread when you wake up in the cold, dark, winter mornings? That reluctance to emerge from your warm, comfortable covers only to hit the frigid air and anything else in your way as you stumble across the dark room half asleep because your body is taking… Continue reading

Save Your Energy Costs

Feb 23, 2015 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC Let’s face it, electricity is significant for any office environment. Employees cannot function effectively without light or in extreme climate conditions, and with everything switching to digital, most companies cannot survive without technology. However, without proper monitoring, these costs can add excessively to a big, fat bill at the end of… Continue reading

So Many Colors – What do They Mean?

Feb 19, 2015 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC Knowing the color codes for electrical wires is great knowledge to have for safety when installing or checking your own wiring. Here are the common color codes used: Black Used for power in all circuits – Considered hot and should be used as the power feed for a switch or an… Continue reading

DIY: Cord Management

Feb 11, 2015 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC For National Electrical Safety Month, we advise you to pick those cords up off the ground and be electrical safe. Sometimes this is easier said than done, especially in an office with multiple computers, phone lines, printers and other electrical appliances. This is why we put together a list of simple,… Continue reading

Don’t Get Burned…Out!

Feb 5, 2015 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC National Burn Awareness Week is coming to an end, and while you should still be aware of the risk of hot water and fire burns, you should also be aware of the ability to get burned (out) at work. It’s important to “finish what you start,” and get all of your… Continue reading

New Year. New Office. Part IV

Jan 29, 2015 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC January is almost over, but that doesn’t mean it’s too late to start more New Year resolutions for the office. Here’s an idea that can be integrated whenever, and can help increase productivity, using little to no money. Consider saving a space in the office for employees to take a break… Continue reading

New Year. New Office. Part III

Jan 21, 2014 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC Last week we discussed the value of allowing employees’ to embellish the office walls with their ideas and proposals. In order to get these creative juices flowing though, the mind needs to be alert. Light Make sure the office is well lit. Light is great for boosting brain power and production.… Continue reading

DKI Ranked 377 in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2015 Franchise 500

January 20, 2015 – DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, today announced that it ranked #377 in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 36th Annual Franchise 500 of 2015. For 36 years, Entrepreneur Magazine has been ranking franchises based on financial and statistical data to compile the top 500. The Franchise 500 ranking reveals the impact of the newest trends and the… Continue reading

Super Restoration Service Co. Names New Business Development Manager

January 16, 2015 – Super Restoration Service Co., headquartered in Miami, Fla. Today announced that it has named Leeyen Sieza as the company’s new Business Development Manager. In this new position, Leeyen will be responsible for developing the company’s sales and marketing efforts by increasing the Super Restoration’s client base and establishing strategic sales and marketing initiatives. In addition, Leeyen… Continue reading

Disaster Restoration Services, LLC Renews Franchise Membership with DKI

January 12, 2015 – (ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill., Jan. 12, 2015) –DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, today announced that Disaster Restoration Services, LLC of Middletown, CT. has renewed its Franchise membership with the DKI network. By continuing its DKI Franchise membership, Disaster Restoration Services will continue to utilize DKI’s 24 hour call center, its DIAMOND® claims tracking technology,… Continue reading