With spring upon us, homeowners will begin to tackle spring cleaning projects. It’s important to remember that while the inside of your home deserves attention, the outside of your home does as well. The outside of your home is the shell that protects the inside, so maintenance and regular cleanup can help reduce the damage […]
Winter weather may be here earlier than anticipated with the Pacific Typhoon that went through Alaska and a possible Polar Vortex forecast for the Central U.S. this week. To help us prepare for the cold weather ServiceMaster wants to educate you on certain winter weather terms. When you know the terms, it can make you […]
Winter is right around the corner, and although beautiful, winter precipitation can knock out heat or power, sometimes for several days. Make sure you are prepared, no matter what this winter season may hold, by following these home tips.
- Prevent ice dams by periodically inspecting the roof drainage system for proper flow, including […]
Two years ago, Superstorm Sandy pummeled New York and New Jersey wreaking havoc on the entire east coast. Sandy was the largest Atlantic hurricane on record (by diameter), the second costliest storm in U.S. history, affecting 24 states, and was responsible for more than $95 billion in damage and hundreds of deaths.
Even before Sandy made landfall, […]
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recently released a report predicting there will be 8-13 named storms, 3-6 hurricanes, and 1-2 major hurricane during the 2014 hurricane season. While the 2014 season is forecasted to be at or below average, hurricanes like Sandy and Katrina have shown us the power one storm can wield. But by planning in advance, your business can […]
A parent’s worst fear is the safety of their family, during everyday life and especially in a disaster situation. At any time a family can be hit with flooding, hurricanes, tornados, storms, wildfires and any other natural disaster. The unfortunate thing about these circumstances is that they cannot be controlled, we are at the mercy […]
With Hurricane Preparedness Week closing out the month of May, ServiceMaster Restoration Services would like to take the month of June to offer tips on preparing your family and business for any sort of natural disaster. The 2014 Hurricane Season is in effect from June 1st through November 30th. According to The Weather […]