Industry Headlines for December 11

Burnout in the Restoration Industry: Managing Workload | Part 2

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

This is the second article of a multi-part series on employee burnout in the restoration industry.  Part one introduced the nature of b… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


2019 Year in Review: The Restoration Tech Age

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 8, 2019, 11:00 pm.

When you think restoration technology, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Several years ago, it likely was job management soft… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


SteamMaster Raises $32,600 for Local Charities

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 5, 2019, 1:50 pm.

In the 15 years organizing the charity event, SteamMaster has over $532,000 for local charities and non-profits…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for December 4

Attack Odors with New TerminOdor™ Spray from Oxy-Gen Powered

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 3, 2019, 12:52 pm.

TerminOdor harnesses the power of the company’s proprietary malodor eliminator, Neutra-lox™, to quickly neutralize odor molecules rathe… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Synergy Response Launches Contents Cleaning and Mold Remediation Services in Texas

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 3, 2019, 12:35 pm.

Synergy Response is pleased to announce that they are offering restoration contractors that do not have the equipment to offer this service… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Complete DKI named Employer of the Year by Studer Community Institute’s Entrecon

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on December 3, 2019, 12:15 pm.

Complete DKI is the largest restoration company on the Gulf Coast providing restoration and remediation services to both residential and com… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for November 27

VIDEO: Bill Loveland (Xactware Founder) Responds to Questions from RIA Advocate Ed Cross

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 26, 2019, 11:42 am.

Loveland responded to pointed questions about the accuracy and/or stagnation of Xactimate prices, their system, Xactware’s commitment to w… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


RIA Names New Association Management Company, CEO

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 26, 2019, 10:21 am.

The Restoration Industry Association has chosen Restoration Headquarters as its new management company…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Facts + Stats: Wildfires

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 22, 2019, 1:29 pm.

Fifteen of the 20 largest fires in California history have happened since 2000…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for November 20

Interstate Restoration Acquires St. Louis-Based CATCO

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 19, 2019, 2:06 pm.

This 50-person company has established a reputation in the St. Louis and Kansas City markets since 1981 for its high level of customer servi… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Back to Basics: 10 Easy Ways to Ensure Your Company is Ready for Anything

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 18, 2019, 5:45 pm.

When your company is facing a deluge of projects, whether that’s due to seasonal flooding or burst pipes, it’s easy to lose sight of th… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


SERVPRO Franchisee Hires Kassandra Valerio to Lead Insurance Industry Sales Efforts

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 18, 2019, 11:29 am.

Valerio will be responsible for generating new business and meeting sales goals for the SERVPRO franchises in Boston, Weymouth, Mass., and P… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for November 13

U.S. Department of Labor Releases Updated Technical Assistance Guide For Construction Industry Contractors

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 13, 2019, 9:21 am.

The guide will assist contractors meet their legal requirements and responsibilities for equal employment opportunity by preventing violatio… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Tools in the Media Blasting Tool Chest

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 12, 2019, 11:00 pm.

Something occurred to me while watching TV the other night.  My favorite game show was on – you know the one – a long-running hit… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Delta Restoration Services Appoints New VP of Franchise Development

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 11, 2019, 11:07 am.

Chip Baranowski has an extensive background in franchising and business development, bringing 30 years of experience to the fast-growing pro… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for November 6

Burnout in the Restoration Industry | Part 1

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

Since the 1990s, experts have been declaring burnout levels are reaching epidemic proportions among North American workers (Maslach & Le… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Aramsco Acquires Cleaning and Restoration Supply

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 5, 2019, 10:33 am.

CRS has locations in Portland, Ore., and Albuquerque, NM…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Delta Restoration Services Partners with National Disaster Relief Non-Profit

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on November 5, 2019, 10:24 am.

Fast-Growing property restoration franchise joins forces with top-rated non-profit All Hands and Hearts, and announces giveback campaign for… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for October 30

Restoration Builders Expands into Colorado and Wyoming Acquisition of Sorenson Roofing & Exteriors

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 29, 2019, 11:10 am.

The Restoration Builders network of companies will include a global infrastructure of offices, teams, equipment, trucks and other resources … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


IICRC Seeks Volunteers for the Development of Three New Standards

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 29, 2019, 10:52 am.

The IICRC is seeking volunteers to develop new standards for flooring and substrate inspection, infection control, and wildfire damage resto… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Restoration Advocacy Report #5

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 28, 2019, 11:00 pm.

The RIA’s Advocacy and Government Affairs (AGA) Committee continues to roll full steam ahead. In case you have not heard of us, the AG… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for October 23

7 Roads to Success

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 21, 2019, 9:47 am.

No matter where you begin in the organization, there is a right fit for your career aspirations and educational goals…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Keys to Developing a Target Market

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

One of the issues I typically bring up when coaching building service contractors and other service providers, is what is their target marke… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Restoration 1® Franchisee First to Open Complementary Plumbing Brand

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 17, 2019, 10:42 am.

Restoration 1 owner Lance Ray opens bluefrog Plumbing + Drain in Colorado Springs…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for October 16

The Real Reason Your Business is Stagnant

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 15, 2019, 1:03 pm.

As a business owner, you have to learn to focus on the One Big Thing…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Ed Earle Joins Legend Brands as Category Manager

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 15, 2019, 12:11 pm.

Ed’s insights will help the Legend Brands team design the next generation of tools, wands and accessories with a focus on products that ma… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


The Experience Events Celebrating 40th Show in April 2020

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 15, 2019, 8:51 am.

Spring conference set for April 1-3 at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Downtown Cincinnati, Ohio…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for October 9

PuroClean Jumps 33 Spots on Franchise Times “Top 200+” List

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 8, 2019, 12:54 pm.

Based on the company’s system-wide sales and number of locations, PuroClean is now number 254 on the list of the largest franchises in the… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Encircle Releases “Game-Changing” Moisture Tool

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 8, 2019, 11:51 am.

New tool aims to simplify water jobs in the field…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


The Case of the Library Flood

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on October 7, 2019, 11:00 pm.

“You got that one!?” was my response after being told by Shannon Kasallis, owner of Integrity Contents, about a pack out at the … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.