Archive for December, 2015

Mold In The Home What You Don’t See Can Hurt You

Mold cleaning

If you’ve ever had a leak or flood in your home, you’ve learned the importance of not only water damage repair but employing a mold clean up service.

Residual mold inside walls and on other surfaces can lie dormant and then start expanding when conditions are right. It’s estimated that a third to one half of all structures have environments that promote the growth of mold and bacteria. Humidity needs to remain at no higher than 50% to prevent buildup. Professional water damage specialists know to take the extra steps necessary to make sure all traces of mold are gone before the restoration work can be considered complete.

In addition to the catastrophic flooding we associate wit

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Here’s Why Every Restaurant Needs to Invest in Commercial Fire Protection

Tampa fire suppression installation

Owning a restaurant comes with a lot of responsibilities, and protecting your employees and customers from fires should be at the top of your to-do list. While it may seem like the obvious thing to do, many restaurants are not prepared for fires and do not have comprehensive fire protection systems to prevent catastrophes.

Fires in dining establishments cause an average of $246 million in direct property damage every single year, and you can lose everything you’ve worked so hard for in just a few minutes. Restaurant fire suppression systems can activate as soon as flames erupt and prevent the fire from spreading. As a restaurant owner, it is up

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Commercial Landscaping Businesses Ready for the Snow

Commercial landscaping

The abnormally warm weather many parts of the Northeast have experienced so far this December have meant an extended season for many commercial landscaping companies. The lack of snow means more work doing outdoor living designs, but less work in another area of commercial landscaping services: Snow removal.

According to the New Hampshire-area ABC affiliate, commercial landscaping companies are all set for the winter weather whenever it decides to come. The extra time has allowed many businesses to check their snow removal equipment, ensure they have enough salt, and any other maintenance measures.

Most landscapers have certainly enjoyed the nice weather and opportunity to get ahead on projects they’ll be

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Former Hell’s Angels Bikers Sentenced for Locksmith Shop Meth Trafficking

Installing a door

Bruno and Nuno Da Silva are former members of the notorious biker gang Hell’s Angels, but that’s not why authorities came after the biker brothers from Brisbane, Australia. According to the local news source, the two brothers were using their locksmith shop as a front for a lucrative methylamphetamine trafficking operation.

The brother’s locksmith shop, Millennium Locks, was operating as a legit supplier of different types of keys, commercial door locks, and other standard functions of a locksmith, according to Crown prosecutor Glen Cash.

“There wasn’t evidence that these men were buying Ferraris or helicopters or extravagant

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The Importance of Basement Waterproofing

Chicago basement waterproofing

Making sure that your basement is waterproofed is very important for preserving the value of your home. Although preventative measures are always recommended over reactive measures when it comes to water damage, it’s important to know that foundation repair services are more than capable of repairing damage to a wet basement while ensuring that future water damage doesn’t occur.

Here are just a few things you should know about basement waterproofing:

  • Prevention against basement water damage is important for any homeowner, but it’s especially important for anyone living in an area with a high flood risk. Water damage repairs typically aren’t covered under normal homeowner’s insurance poli

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