Industry Headlines for August 29

Interstate Restoration Completes $2 Million High School Makeover

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 28, 2018, 8:53 am.

Interstate Restoration’s scope included replacing more than 32,000 square feet of floor tiles, painting the interior and exterior, redesig… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


The Experience Events Announces New Industry Award

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 28, 2018, 8:46 am.

The ICON Award recognizes individuals who have dedicated themselves to the advancement, innovation and growth of the cleaning and restoratio… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Fire, Soot, and 1,000 Plastic Totes

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 28, 2018, 12:00 am.

Home fires can be devastating, and it takes little to no time for smoke and flames to damage a home…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for August 22

Garden Envy: Secrets Behind the Best Gardens and Businesses

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 22, 2018, 9:27 am.

Organizations that sit atop their industry are revered in much the same way that the best garden in your neighborhood are. How do they do it… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


4 Tips for Successful Disaster Restoration

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 21, 2018, 7:49 pm.

One of the biggest mistakes people make in disasters is that they forget the disaster will no longer exist when it comes time to get paid…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


911 Restoration Franchise Expands Its Reach Into California And Arizona

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 21, 2018, 9:32 am.

New owners hope to be able to share their positivity with their local communities through expert remediation services and excellent customer… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for August 15

6 Steps to Determine Odor Source and Remediation

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 14, 2018, 11:00 pm.

Odors emanate from a variety of sources: the off-gassing of incomplete combustion, decomposing organic matter, building materials, water int… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


3 Ways to Get the Most Out of Trade Shows

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 13, 2018, 11:00 pm.

The Experience Convention & Trade Show returns to The Mirage in Las Vegas next month, and as always, there is a whole lot to take in, le… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


4 Stages of Saving a Failing Business | Part 1

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 12, 2018, 11:00 pm.

Almost seven years ago, during the later hours of a Friday afternoon, I was wrapping up some paperwork and feeling pretty good about the pro… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for August 8

Is Forensic Restoration Training Enough?

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 7, 2018, 11:00 pm.

For those of us who have accepted the responsibility of biohazard clean-up, there inevitably comes a time when your team will be called to a… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Odorox Exhibits at 1-800-BOARDUP Conference

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 7, 2018, 2:34 pm.

Did you know you can win Cutco knives by visiting the Odorox booth at restoration industry conferences and events? … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


5 Things to Consider When Choosing Duct Tape

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on August 7, 2018, 12:27 pm.

Even though duct tape can adhere to a variety of surfaces, some duct tapes will work better than others for certain projects…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for August 1

Breakthrough Technology Drives Best-in-Category LGR 6000Li Performance

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 31, 2018, 10:54 am.

New Dri-Eaz® LGR 6000Li i-Series dehumidifier brings EDT (Extreme Dew Point Technology) to the industry, utilizing onboard sensors that max… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


ServiceMaster by Disaster Recon Acquires ServiceMaster Professional Cleaning Services

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 31, 2018, 10:44 am.

ServiceMaster by Disaster Recon continues expanding Northeast Ohio territory…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Scapa Launches New Fire-Retardant PE Film Tape for Industrial Market

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 31, 2018, 10:35 am.

New FR100 product will be an innovative addition to the Polyflex PE film tape range, incorporating all of the premium performance features o… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for July 25

Claim Frequency Kills | Part 1

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 23, 2018, 11:00 pm.

When should you report a claim to your insurance company? Every claims adjuster will tell you “report all possible claims to us as soo… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Trends & Tips for Restoring Accounts Receivable

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 22, 2018, 11:00 pm.

The jobs are completed and you have sent your invoices out. Yet you continue to have invoices unpaid and can’t seem to track down wher… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Coach’s Corner: Culture By Design | Episode 2

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 18, 2018, 11:40 am.

Culture doesn’t just happen overnight, and when a healthy culture isn’t created and nurtured, negativity and an unhealthy environment can qu… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for July 18

Former President George W. Bush Among Keynote Speakers at ISSA Show North America 2018

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 18, 2018, 2:00 am.

ISSA brings in leading authorities and visionaries to share business insights, illuminate the latest trends, and provide a discerning perspe… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Managing Managers

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 17, 2018, 11:00 pm.

One of the topics we present to entrepreneurs through Violand Management Associates highlights five steps of management that small businesse… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


How to Start Your Restoration Company with Pennies

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 17, 2018, 1:14 pm.

In property restoration and other service-based industries, opportunities often come at all of the oddest hours of the day or night, testing… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for July 11

Mold Remediation: The Human Element | Part 2

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 9, 2018, 11:00 pm.

In the first article of this two-part series, we talked about difficult scenarios that arise when we are handling claims involving property … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


4 Easy Ways to Maximize Hydroxyl Generator Efficacy during Odor Removal and Remediation

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 9, 2018, 10:58 am.

Powerful hydroxyl generators using the same broad range of UV radiation as the sun are now used to naturally clean and deodorize indoor envi… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Cross Examination: The State of California Wages War Against Contractors

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 8, 2018, 11:00 pm.

When I was 18, I got my first car: a 1968 Chevelle Malibu, a classic muscle car with a big throaty engine. I painted it black, put on racing… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for July 4

The YOU Behind Your Company’s Brand

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 3, 2018, 11:00 pm.

When it comes to business, trust and relationships are key. In mid-June, I heard Mike Gallina speak at the Violand Executive Summit. Gallina… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Best Safety Practices during Hoarding Cleanup

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 2, 2018, 11:00 pm.

According to the American Psychiatric Association, hoarding disorders occur in an estimated 2 to 6 percent of the population and often lead … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Learn Through Doing: 2018 RIA Forensic Restoration Conference

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on July 2, 2018, 3:09 pm.

Conference includes discussions on high-risk environmental threats, networking with other restorers, hands-on training exercises, and more…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for June 27

Six Keys to Positive Organizational Conflict

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on June 25, 2018, 11:43 am.

Even good people have disagreements. The issue with disagreements is not in having them but in how we conduct ourselves…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Jon-Don, Inc. Now Carrying the ProKure®1 Disinfection and Deodorization System

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on June 25, 2018, 10:24 am.

Jon-Don has added the ProKure®1 System to its extensive line of deodorization and disinfection products for professional remediators…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Chubb Introduces Insurance for “Artisan Contractors”

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on June 25, 2018, 10:01 am.

Range of coverage options offers protection against the unique exposures of small business owners in skilled trades…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.