Preparing a Healthcare Facility for a Major Storm

Even after starting a new year, we have only recently begun to understand the tragedy and destruction left behind by the hurricane season of 2017. With an estimated cost of over $200 billion from Hurricanes Maria, Irma, and Harvey, last year’s hurricane season brought some of the most dangerous and expensive hurricanes to the United States. To prepare for this… Continue reading

Reopening a Healthcare Facility after Major Water Damage

When a crisis hits, many people turn to hospitals for safety and recovery. However, this can be disrupted if too much water damage causes a healthcare facility to close down for days or weeks. Even after water has been extracted, hospitals can continue to suffer the consequences of mold or mildew caused by leaks or flooding. Follow these important steps… Continue reading

How to Protect Your Home When Lightning Strikes

Over the past few years, lightning strikes have become an increasingly greater threat to homes, businesses, and communities everywhere. With the ability to hold over 100 million volts of electricity, one bolt can rip through powerful structures or cause power surges in large neighborhoods with no warning. That is why it is important to keep you, your family, and your… Continue reading

Tips for Creating a Fire Prevention Plan for School

Fire-safety around school campuses has become a large concern for education administrators around the US. Although small fires, when detected, can be resolved in a matter of minutes, it can also take only a few seconds for a spark to explode into much larger, more powerful flames. It’s important to know these strategies for creating a fire prevention plan for… Continue reading

How to Inspect Your Roof for Wind Damage

After a major storm, the first thing you want to do is relax and enjoy the beautiful weather. However, this is also the best time to check your home for storm damage, even if there wasn’t heavy rain or hail. The presence of strong winds can still weaken and destroy your roof. Follow these easy steps to inspect your roof… Continue reading

Common Areas That Have Water Damage in a Home

Water damage is one of the most common forms of property damage. By taking the right precautionary steps, you can prevent the need for emergency water damage restoration services in your home or apartment. Find out where water damage can occur in your home: Laundry Room. Washing machines are convenient, but they are the most common causes of residential water… Continue reading

Mold Prevention Tips for the Kitchen

From leaky faucets to spoiled food in the refrigerator, there are countless reasons why mold growth is so common in kitchens and similar type spaces (ex. office break room). Constant exposure to heat and moisture makes any kitchen a prime breeding ground for mold and mildew. Check out our prevention tips to avoid the need for mold removal services in… Continue reading

Is Your Tree Sick, Dying or Dead?

As the winter season continues, the cold weather may cause you to worry about the condition of a tree on your property. Winds and shifting soils may cause weak dead trees to fall, so it’s important to contact our emergency tree removal services to remove hazardous trees. Here are two steps you can take to see if your tree is… Continue reading

Identifying Fires and Using the Right Extinguisher

Fires are classified based on the type of substances that fuel them. Because of this, you cannot treat all fires the same way. If you are a business owner, you may be more susceptible to a larger variety of fires depending on the type of equipment that is used on your property. Take a minute to learn about different classes… Continue reading

Fire Safety During the Holiday Season

Is your business celebrating the holiday season? While decking the halls, be sure that you are still taking the proper safety precautions your business needs to stay safe. The Consumer Product Safety Commission, or the CPSC, estimates that roughly $16 billion in property damage is done every year during the holidays. The main cause cited for these damages is fires,… Continue reading