Desiccant Service and Repairs

The very LAST thing you want to happen is not having a working, properly operating desiccant machine when you get a commercial job. Too many times we’ve seen contractors kicked off a job (one that was theirs) simply because the trailer-mounted desiccant(s) didn’t work...

Social Media For Restorers

4 minute read We all wish this was a simple process. And, yes, we would all like to understand at least the basics, so we aren’t wasting time and money. Social Media for restorers can be effective, efficient and with minimal expense. Most people understand there are...

Taking Advantage Of Restoration Resources

As a restoration contractor, it’s important that you use every possible resource available to you. That includes drying equipment rental vendors, good used equipment sources, and even skilled coaches and consultants. You may wonder how the big boys got big! What did...

Advantages of Buying Good Used Equipment

I was brought up to always make wise buying decisions and that often-included purchasing used instead of new. Certainly, there are times to buy new, such as when good used equipment just isn’t available, and time is critical. One of those times might be during a CAT...

How to Remove the Smell of Curry?

Let’s face it, it may be difficult to remove the smell of curry. The curry spice is a finely ground powder that easily diffuses during cooking, much like soot will during a structure fire. It floats into every nook and cranny. Mix that with hot oil spatter that...

Save Documents by Freezing

Are you considering freezing documents? When you hear the term “freeze dried”, most probably think of food. (Some of us don’t need that excuse). Yet freeze drying is also how valuable documents can be saved from water damage. This process removes water from books and...

Get More Bang for Your Buck From Giveaways

Giveaways! What are they? Items such as pens, screwdrivers, backscratchers, sticky notes, boxes of mints, luggage tags and koozies, what do they have in common? They’re referred to as “swag” and are some of the most common giveaways at trade shows. They may also be...

Take That Extra Step In Customer Appreciation

Customer appreciation is a big deal! Have you ever had a terrific customer experience? Perhaps the bank waived a fee for you when they didn’t have to. Or a company may not have only taken care of a problem you had, but then followed up to make sure everything was...
Keep Calm And Carry On

Keep Calm And Carry On

How do we remain calm today? During 1940-41 in WWII, England suffered from 57 continuous nights of bombing by a German aerial assault followed by an intensifying series of nighttime raids over the next six months. Although London was hit the hardest, the civilian...