Month: September 2018

How thermal fogging by Paul Davis neutralizes smoke odors

After even the most thorough post-fire cleaning, there can still be lingering smoke odors unless a technique called thermal fogging is used. Thermal fogging is a process where a deodorizer is heated and sprayed in a fog form. Because it’s in a fog form, the mixture is able to permeate… Read more »

As cyber thieves get smarter, so should we

As cyber thieves get smarter, so should we

Cyber thieves are constantly working to figure out new ways to infiltrate your network and steal your data. No one is too small or too large to be a target, so it is paramount that business owners and their staff be vigilant in their measures to prevent cyber crimes from… Read more »

Spotting Property Erosion Before It’s Too Late

Spotting Property Erosion Before It’s Too Late

The Grand Canyon is a stunning example of the beauty erosion creates. The Mississippi River Delta shows off erosion’s good side, too: rich soil carried downstream to form fertile land. But when this natural force threatens to rearrange your property, it’s important to identify its powerful energy before it’s too… Read more »

Water Heater Maintenance Will Prolong Useful Life

Water Heater Maintenance Will Prolong Useful Life

Vince’s vacation bliss lasted almost 10 minutes after he returned home. Then he went downstairs and discovered his basement soaking in two inches of water from a water heater leak. The bill for fixing carpet, drywall and a pool table? Over $20,000. Like many homeowners, Vince installed his water heater… Read more »

Putting Your Business in Order Before the Year-End Rush

Putting Your Business in Order Before the Year-End Rush

Holiday parties in December – fun for all! Unless the management team huddles in a conference room squaring taxes and talking business as everyone else solemnly sips eggnog. Make sure the entire team relaxes and enjoys the celebrations: kick off a three-month plan, launching in October and wrapping up in… Read more »

Trust Your Instincts When Selecting A Restoration Company

Trust Your Instincts When Selecting A Restoration Company

Denial, shock, anger, anxiety, sadness, fear – a range of strong emotions surge through people as they survey ruined property following a disaster. They all share one particular need: to repair the damage now and return their lives to normal as fast as possible. But how to fix it and… Read more »

Practice these 7 kitchen safety tips

Practice these 7 kitchen safety tips

It’s the heart of the home. It’s the gathering point to cook, eat, drink, and more. It’s also a prime location for accidents. No matter how large or small your kitchen, there is always the possibility that an accident or fire can occur. Identifying possible outcomes is a strong starting… Read more »

Understand the ways to prevent employee theft and fraud

Understand the ways to prevent employee theft and fraud

When it comes to theft, most business owners immediately think of their business being broken into and robbed, but the sad truth is employees are one of the biggest culprits of theft and fraud within a business. Just like you protect your business with locks, security cameras and lighting, you… Read more »