Industry Headlines for July 18

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

Industry Headlines for June 20

I’m Considering Selling, What Are My Options?

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on June 19, 2018, 11:00 pm.

At this very moment, you likely genuinely wish your choice years ago was “preparation.” Nonetheless, dozens of questions surface… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Restorative Relationships: Develop & Nurture Mutually-Beneficial Relationships

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on June 19, 2018, 2:00 am.

Benefits and best practices for restoration companies and insurers to develop and nurture mutually beneficial relationships…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Study: Production of Hydroxyl Radicals Breaks Down Air Pollutants

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on June 18, 2018, 12:48 pm.

Recent research, co-led by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, is leading to a new understanding of a key che… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for June 13

National Safety Month: Reflect Your Commitment to Safety

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on June 13, 2018, 10:29 am.

According to the National Safety Council*, a worker is injured on the job every 7 seconds – adding up to 4,500,000 preventable workplace i… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Protecting Your Restoration Company Again Cyber Attacks

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

While the use of the internet increases daily, so does the sophistication level of cyber criminals. These criminals are stealing identities,… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


IICRC Welcomes Three New Executive Team Members

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on June 12, 2018, 10:09 am.

New hires include a Certification Exam Developer, Certification Process Manager and Marketing Manager…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for June 6

RIA June Webinar: Confronting Issues With Employees Without Being Confrontational

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Leave with a framework from which to approach any challenging conversation, that, if followed, will lead you to a higher level of performanc… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


IICRC Extends Early Bird Registration for 2018 Technical Conference

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Early bird registration offers a $100 discount for those who register before the July 31 deadline…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Aramsco Acquires Cleaning Supply Warehouse

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on June 6, 2018, 6:12 am.

Aramsco®, Inc. announces acquisition of Cleaning Supply Warehouse, a leading solution provider to specialty contractors focused on the prof… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for May 30

Odorox Announces Busy Summer/Fall Trade Show Schedule

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The company’s heavy involvement and presence at shows and with franchise networks, independent contractors, and distributors continues to pr… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


911 Restoration Recognized as Top Performer by Nexxus Solutions Group

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on May 29, 2018, 9:27 am.

Eagle Awards are handed out each year at the annual Nexxus Conference in Orlando, and are given to the top performing restoration companies … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Audit Proof Large Losses: What Triggers Third Party Audits

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on May 24, 2018, 12:25 pm.

There are several reasons for third party audits and it is vital for restoration professionals to completely understand the process…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for May 23

Coach’s Corner: Can Technology Sharpen Your Focus?

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Dan gets honest about how to sharpen your focus which often involves a shocking concept: not multitasking…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Interstate Restoration Braces for Another Hurricane Season

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on May 21, 2018, 11:31 am.

In the wake of last years’ historic hurricane season, Interstate Restoration has renewed its partnership with the atmospheric experts at C… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Celebrating the Latest Class of More Floods Graduates

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on May 21, 2018, 10:20 am.

In mid-May, More Floods welcomed eight new companies into their training program, as well as two returning companies…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.

Industry Headlines for May 16

Cleaning Structures for Chemically Sensitized Individuals | Part 5: Oxidation of Chemicals

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

This is the last of a five part series providing insights and suggestions for restoration contractors who are faced with situations involvin… Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


The Difference Between a Sales and Marketing Person in the Restoration Industry

Story from Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed. Originally posted on May 10, 2018, 1:16 pm.

Marketing and business development overlap, but are not the same position…. Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.


Reets Announces The Next Level Event in Advanced Estimating and Drying

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

This NEXT LEVEL training includes Restoration Advanced Estimating and Negotiating, Advanced Xactimate Training, and Advanced Heat Drying. … Read the full story on Subscribe to R&R Magazine’s RSS Feed.