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Cooking Safety Tips

  • TOP 3 COOKING OIL DISPOSAL TIPS Leftover grease is an inevitable part of cooking, but do you know how to dispose of it properly? You might assume the easiest solution is to pour excess grease down the drain or flush it down the toilet, but both of these options can wreak havoc on your plumbing system and ... Continue Reading

Disaster Prevention Tips

  • HOW TO CREATE A COMMUNICATION PLAN IN CASE OF EMERGENCY Your family may not be together when a disaster strikes. That’s why having a preparedness plan in place is crucial. Emergency situations can be incredibly stressful as it is, let alone having to worry if your loved ones are safe. With a detailed communication plan, everyone ... Continue Reading

Disaster Restoration

  • WHO TO CALL FIRST AFTER A DISASTER After a disaster occurs, dealing with the aftermath can be overwhelming. If your home is damaged due to fire, water or mold, taking the necessary steps to protect your property and belongings is crucial to prevent further damage from occurring. While you may be tempted to go ... Continue Reading

Fire Prevention

  • CANDLE DANGERS & CANDLE MYTHS: KNOW THE DIFFERENCE The captivating fragrances and mood-enhancing ambiance of candles can create a lovely atmosphere in your home. Scented candles leave a lingering aroma that can cover up unpleasant odors, and the calm, welcoming glow of a lit wick makes it easy to unwind after a long day. ... Continue Reading
  • COMMERCIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEMS MYTHS If a fire breaks out in your business, acting fast to put out the flames could save you from costly damage and loss. That’s why commercial fire sprinkler systems are so important. Although sprinkler systems can protect you, your staff, your customers and your business from ... Continue Reading

Fire Restoration

  • HOW TO GET SMOKE SMELL OUT OF YOUR HOUSE AFTER A FIRE After a fire, the cleanup can seem like a never-ending process. Beyond repairs for items burnt, soot-covered or damaged by water from firefighting efforts, there’s the question of how to get smoke smell out of the house. Whether your home has suffered smoke damage from a ... Continue Reading
  • HOW TO CLEAN AND REMOVE SMOKE SOOT FROM WALLS Soot, the black residue left behind after a fire, results from the burning of various materials including wood, plaster, natural fibers, synthetics, foams, and plastics. Soot sticks to any surface that’s cooler than the fire, usually walls, ceilings, and other hard surfaces. ... Continue Reading
  • RESIDENTIAL CARPET & UPHOLSTERED FURNITURE SMOKE & FIRE DAMAGE RESTORATION Cleaning and removing smoke odor from carpets and upholstery is a complex job. Doing it right takes the expertise of professionals who have undergone extensive training. Better yet, choose the professionals who set industry standards: ServiceMaster Restore . Our experts ... Continue Reading
  • KITCHEN FIRE CLEANUP AND PRECAUTION MIDLAND Your kitchen is a hub of daily activity. It’s a place to nourish your family, entertain friends and even retreat for a secret midnight snack. The kitchen is the heart of any home, which is why a kitchen fire can be especially devastating. Even a small fire has the potential ... Continue Reading

Fire Safety

  • CANDLE DANGERS & CANDLE MYTHS: KNOW THE DIFFERENCE The captivating fragrances and mood-enhancing ambiance of candles can create a lovely atmosphere in your home. Scented candles leave a lingering aroma that can cover up unpleasant odors, and the calm, welcoming glow of a lit wick makes it easy to unwind after a long day. ... Continue Reading
  • COMMERCIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEMS MYTHS If a fire breaks out in your business, acting fast to put out the flames could save you from costly damage and loss. That’s why commercial fire sprinkler systems are so important. Although sprinkler systems can protect you, your staff, your customers and your business from ... Continue Reading
  • COMMERCIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEMS MYTHS If a fire breaks out in your business, acting fast to put out the flames could save you from costly damage and loss. That’s why commercial fire sprinkler systems are so important. Although sprinkler systems can protect you, your staff, your customers and your business from ... Continue Reading

Sewer Backup

  • COMMERCIAL SEWAGE BACKUP CLEAN-UP SERVICES More than damaging your business, sewage backups and flooding can be a health hazard. Sewage and floods can contain bacteria, viruses and other germs that can cause disease and illness. While sewer back-ups are most commonly found in private service lines, they can also be ... Continue Reading

Water Damage

  • RESIDENTIAL FLOODED BASEMENT & WATER REMOVAL CLEAN-UP Basements are the lowest point in a home and tend to flood first during any kind of water emergency. When the unexpected happens, we’re onsite within 2-4 hours to restore your home as quickly as possible. With rapid response, your floors, walls and personal property can ... Continue Reading
  • SERVICEMASTER WORKS OVERTIME TO HELP FLOOD RESTORATION IN MIDLAND, MI MIDLAND, Mich. — As flooding recovery efforts continued in Mid-Michigan, restoration companies descended upon Midland to help families salvage what was left of their homes. Midland-owned franchise ServiceMasters by Fuson was one company that has seen an overwhelming demand ... Continue Reading
  • SAVING YOUR BUSINESS’S ELECTRONICS AFTER A FLOOD If you’re like most business owners, your office electronics are the lifeblood of your company. In the event that a disaster strikes, all your records could be impaired and permanently lost, including invaluable company records, customer information, and even communication. ... Continue Reading
  • WHAT TO DO WHEN PIPES FREEZE AND PREVENTION STEPS When water freezes, it expands. When the water in your home’s pipes freeze, the expansion creates pressure, which can cause the pipes to crack and break. To learn how to prevent pipes from freezing, it’s best to start with determining which pipes are more likely to freeze. ... Continue Reading