Industry Headlines for February 13

Colorado Tri-Flo Signs Distribution Agreement with Oldham Chemicals

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on February 13, 2019, 9:20 am.

Agreement further expands the availability of Tri-Flo’s bed bug thermal solutions to the professional pest management market…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


The Evolution of Stable Sales Revenue

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on February 10, 2019, 11:00 pm.

Over the last two years, I’ve focused on 25 companies. The companies ranged in size from around $250,000 to nearly $30 million in annu… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Jon-Don Acquires Quest Building Products

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on February 7, 2019, 1:27 pm.

As Jon-Don expands its expertise in servicing specialty contractors in the concrete surface prep and polishing sector, the acquisition of Qu… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for February 6

4 Ways to Avoid Accounts Receivable Battles with Insurance Carriers

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on February 5, 2019, 11:00 pm.

They say familiarity breeds contempt. Perhaps that is the inspiration for this piece. Or maybe it’s just that after 17 years of dealin… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


RIA News: February 2019

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Register for the 2019 International Restoration Convention + Industry Expo, the premier event developed by contractors, for contractors, tak… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Restoring Smoke-Damaged Textiles

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on February 3, 2019, 11:00 pm.

During a structure fire, toxic smoke, volatile organic compounds (VOCs), and particulate matter are generated from the vast array of buildin… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for January 30

Handling Post-Remediation Complaints

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 29, 2019, 11:00 pm.

The indoor environment is an inherently complex system. There’s the building itself, of course. The design, materials, systems, and so… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Preparing to Respond: Educating and Equipping Restorers for Catastrophe Loss Response

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 27, 2019, 11:00 pm.

When Restoration & Remediation was created more than a decade ago, the purpose was pretty obvious: education for property loss contracto… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Utility Blamed for Deadly California Wildfire Sees Stocks Rally in Bankruptcy

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 24, 2019, 12:20 pm.

California's biggest utility provider, rallied nearly 10% Tuesday after the company reported it has lined up $5.5 billion to fund i… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for January 23

5 Signs It’s Time to Sell Your Restoration Business

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 23, 2019, 9:50 am.

Is 2019 your year to sell?… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Powering Up Your Business Development Team

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 20, 2019, 11:00 pm.

In previous articles, I have written about the need for increased focus in your business: focus on the few market segments that will generat… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


HydraMaster Welcomes Mike Lombardozzi as National Accounts Manager

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 17, 2019, 10:44 am.

Mike joins HydraMaster as an accomplished account manager, sales manager and director with a history of growing accounts and territories pro… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for January 16

Restoration 1® Makes Seventh Consecutive Appearance in Entrepreneur’s 40th Annual Franchise 500® List

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 15, 2019, 10:39 am.

Restoration 1®, one of the fastest-growing and most-trusted restoration franchises in North America, kicks off 2019 with the brand&rsquo… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Silver Pennies and Tea Sets: Finding Passion in Contents Cleaning

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 14, 2019, 11:00 pm.

Meet Jennifer George, a full services contents restoration professional for SERVPRO in Ohio’s West Mahoning County. Being a parent of … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Advanced Vapor Technologies Announces TANC “Mold Buster” Technology

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 10, 2019, 6:29 am.

Study disproved the popular notions that mold cannot be significantly reduced in carpet after it has been wet 24-hours or more, and that all… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for January 9

New Device Uses Hydroxyl Radicals, Plasma Jets for Water Purification

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 7, 2019, 2:17 pm.

Disaster restoration isn’t the only space finding use for hydroxyl radicals…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Insurers Sue California Utility Over Wildfire Damage

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 7, 2019, 1:27 pm.

The lawsuits filed by Allstate, State Farm, USAA and their subsidiaries come on top of several other cases filed by victims of the Camp Fire… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


AdvantaClean Acquired by Home Franchise Concepts

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on January 7, 2019, 9:32 am.

AdvantaClean becomes the fourth Home Franchise Concepts home-related brand, joining Budget Blinds®, Tailored Living® and Concrete Craft® … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for January 2

Does Cleaning Mold From Carpet Work?

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 31, 2018, 11:00 pm.

There is considerable confusion in the minds of restoration professionals regarding the proper approach to carpets that are part of a water … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


R&R’s Most Popular Articles and Videos of 2018

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 28, 2018, 7:53 am.

Industry hot topics translate into most popular articles and videos in R&R, including Xactimate, O&P, 3-day drying, containment… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Grow Your Restoration Business By Combining These 4 Marketing Channels

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Restoration is largely a numbers game and using multiple marketing channels expands your audience…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for December 26

BuildFax Data Shows Commercial, Residential Construction Trending Downward

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 20, 2018, 1:42 pm.

This is the first time since 2011 that all three categories have decreased in the same month, pointing to a potential market slowdown on the… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Next Gear Solutions Hosting Inaugural CONNECT User Conference

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 20, 2018, 9:28 am.

CONNECT will offer tailored tracks specific to each role within a restoration company, including Finance and Accounting, Admin and Coordinat… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Ask Annissa: Packout Requirements and Responsibilities

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Understanding your responsibilities during the packout process…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for December 19

Matterport Names Actionable Insights as Premier Certified Trainer, Support Partner

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 18, 2018, 11:13 am.

Actionable Insights has developed a specialized curriculum to accelerate the adoption of Matterport’s all-in-one reality capture system as… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Concrobium Acquired by Rust-Oleum Corporation

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 18, 2018, 10:35 am.

The Concrobium brand is an excellent strategic fit that will expand Rust-Oleum’s specialty cleaning product portfolio, complementing its e… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Large Sewage Loss Proves Quick Work, Product Selection are Key

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 18, 2018, 9:22 am.

The seven-week mitigation required 250 technicians and over 24,000 man hours…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for December 12

Selling Against the Hustle

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 10, 2018, 11:00 pm.

Just the other day, my kitchen faucet started leaking. It was a familiar leak. I had seen it happen before, shortly after we built our home…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


R&R IICRC Monthly Update: December 2018

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IICRC Seeks Volunteers for New Standards – BSR/IICRC S530 and BSR/IICRC S590… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Jon-Don Announces Corporate Rebranding Campaign

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 7, 2018, 10:33 am.

Jon-Don launched its rebranding campaign by introducing a new tagline, “Let’s Tackle Your Toughest Jobs™,” as well as a full re-desi… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.