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A Waste is a Terrible Thing to Mind

Unlike the waste water that flows down the drains in your home that ends up in sewage treatment plants, storm drain systems are completely separate. The water that flows into them receives no treatment or filtering. This means that any pollution, which includes the contents of a […]

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Branch Out…Make Like A Tree

The economy stinks. The weather’s been too dry. We didn’t have a winter. Mercury and Venus left Jupiter’s side and joined Mars in Taurus. (That’s a lot of people in a sedan). There are a multitude of reasons, both real and perceived, why your business may have […]

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Should It Be Dried? Three Factors to Consider

“How fast can it be dried?”, is a question that comes up often enough. Although many of you are restoration professionals, that doesn’t mean that you’ve learned all there is to know. Not in this business. Not only is it constantly changing and evolving but every job […]

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Don’t Bite the Dust

A dust explosion on February 7, 2008 in Port Wentworth Georgia killed fourteen people and injured forty. The explosion occurred at a sugar refinery owned by Imperial Sugar and was fueled by massive accumulations of combustible sugar dust throughout the packaging building. How Does This Happen? Could […]

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Who Want’s to Be A Salesman?

“Hey boss, there’s a salesman asking for you.” Do you cringe when you hear those words? When you think of salesmen (i.e.salespeople), whom do you envision? Many dislike salespeople because they sometimes seem so pushy. But once you’re in sales, you realize you don’t have to be […]

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Equipment Maintenance, An Ounce of Prevention

You spend a ton of money on restoration equipment. That’s a huge investment for many of you, although it’s probably safe to say that much of it has already paid for itself. Now the trick is keeping all of it maintained and running smoothly. A maintenance schedule […]

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Humidity-Consider the Improbable

Having high humidity at the start of a water restoration job is, of course, normal. You can’t have a lot of water without the humidity. So you extract all the water you can while cranking up your dehumidifiers and air movers. Soon your humidity levels begin to […]

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Take PPE Seriously

Do you remember watching the movie, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial? There’s a scene where government goons dressed up in hazmat suits descend upon the suburban home where ET is holed up and sick. Filmed at night and weirdly lit, it was hard to tell just who the real […]

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Understanding Your Dehumidifier Specs

When checking out the specs on a dehumidifier, you’ll usually find listed under the section “Water Removal” two numbers. One is noted as AHAM (Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers) and one is “Capacity at Saturation”. But what do these numbers represent and how are they calculated? Association […]

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Respect Your Client’s Home

Have you ever toured a historic home? Perhaps the previous digs of a former president, author, or heroic figure? Those into history enjoy these, imagining life as it was when the house was occupied. The frustrating aspect of these tours can be the dreaded velvet ropes. Sometimes […]

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First Choice Equipment Sales & Service

Your premier choice for restoration and renovation specialists. Call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for emergency service or equipment at (719) 372-0990 or contact us for more information. You can rely on First Choice to be the best choice!

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Bry Air, DESICair, Magnum, OmniAire, Omniflow, OmniGuard, Phoenix, Stulz, Titan, Vapair, and Viking. Selling desiccants, air scrubbers, air movers, and other drying equipment products throughout the state of Colorado and the entire United States.

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First Choice Drying Equipment and Sales
906 L. Street
Penrose, Colorado 81240

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We serve customers across the entire United States.

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Wade Lauhon
Cell: (719) 240-4929
firstchoiceequipment@bresnan.net


Beth Hinton
Cell: (719) 240-4930
beth.firstchoice@gmail.com

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