Independence Day is one of the summer’s most fun holidays with family and friends, fireworks and barbecues, but there are numerous ways children and pets can be injured during the festivities. ServiceMaster Restore is available to help your policyholders 24 hours per day, 7 days per week and 365 days per year- and that includes Independence […]
With everyone enjoying more time outdoors, grass stains are inevitable. If your carpets or clothing have grass stains, try these recommended techniques:
Grass Stains on Carpet
- Prepare a cleaning solution of ¼ teaspoon dish soap with 1 cup warm water.
- Pretest the solution on a spot of the carpet.
- Apply the cleaning solution to the […]
Activities in your home or business naturally produce contaminants, such as dander, dust, and chemicals. These pollutants require an HVAC system to work harder to heat and cool a facility and home. Pollutants are pulled into the HVAC system and re-circulated an average of 5 to 7 times per day. Over time, this recirculation causes […]
ServiceMaster Restoration Services joins The Environmental Protection Agency, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the National Weather Service in designating April 28th through May 2nd as Air Quality Awareness Week to educate people about air pollution and what they can do to protect their health and improve air quality. The week highlights […]
Last night we sprang forward! Many of us are breathing a sigh of relief that Spring officially begins on March 20. With the warmer temperatures comes a desire to shake off winter by getting your home organized and clean for the Spring.
Here are five things you can do in just one weekend that will better organize […]
It’s been a cold winter so far, is your carpet suffering? During these cold months, many more people spend their time indoors rather than out in the cold temperatures. Coming in from the elements, depending on where you live, means tracking rain, snow, ice, sand and grit into your home or business and can have […]
Ensuring good indoor air quality (IAQ) in buildings is an important task for facility managers, due to the significant impact it has on the sustainability of a building as well as the health of its occupants. Based on research done over the years, several national health and environmental organizations such as the U.S. Environmental Protection […]
Nelson Laboratories recently conducted tests on women’s handbags. Almost all handbags examined contained high amounts of dangerous bacteria including salmonella, E. coli. Keep these 5 things in mind to minimize exposure*:
- Use hooks to hang your purse in a restroom.
- Place your purse on the back of your chair in a restaurant or use a […]