At-Home BBQ Fire Prevention

Now that summer is around the corner, it’s time to fire up your BBQ. Before you enjoy outdoor cooking, it’s important to brush up on your fire safety. ServiceMaster Professional Cleaning compiled the following tips to help keep you safe and fire damage-free all summer long.
Before you Start

Get ready for BBQ season by cleaning […]

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Home Care Tips While Stuck at Home

While you’re stuck at home, you’re probably using your appliances more than ever. Take care of them by avoiding common but harmful substitutions. Shortages of toilet paper and other household items are common right now. Unfortunately making substitutions for these hard to find items can cause expensive damage to your water pipes, washing machines and […]

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How to Find Spring Water Damage

Winter is coming to an end which means spring is around the corner. Ice and snow are less likely but that doesn’t mean clear skies are ahead. Spring rain showers can be relentless on your home or business, especially right after harsh winter weather. Cold temperatures and snow might have caused damage to your property […]

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Holiday Cooking Fire Safety

The end of fall brings bare tree branches, short days and Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on the year, spend time with family and cook your best recipes. However, the kitchen can be one of the most dangerous places on any holiday. The number of cooking fires rises during the holiday season. According […]

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Must-Do Fall Inspection Checklist

Fall has officially begun. The weather is part of what makes this time of year special. The crisp air brings colorful leaves, the ability to curl up in front of a warm fire and a break from the relentless heat of summer. However, dropping temperatures, wind and rain all have the potential to cause damage […]

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Fire Fighting Damage

When a fire occurs, you probably aren’t thinking about water damage. However, fire and smoke damage are often accompanied
by water damage. Sprinklers and fire hoses are designed to put out a fire as
fast as possible. While that does protect your home or business from fire damage,
it creates a new problem. Restoring fire and water damage […]

By |August 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fire Fighting Damage

Prepare Business for Wildfires

West Tennessee has plenty of at-risk areas for wildfires. Recently, there’s been an increase in wildfires across the country. If your business hasn’t reviewed emergency policies recently, now’s the time. The key to avoiding the most wildfire damage as possible is preparation.
Evacuation Plan
Ensure your business has an evacuation plan. If so, set the plan in […]

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Start of Hurricane Season

The 2019 hurricane season is here! The National Hurricane Center explains that 97% of all hurricanes occur between June 1st and November 30th. Hurricanes are less likely at the beginning of the season but not impossible. Protect your home by preparing for this season before disaster strikes your home or business.
Hurricane Facts
A hurricane is made […]

By |June 28th, 2019|Hurricane Damage, Storm Damage|Comments Off on Start of Hurricane Season

BBQ Safety

Summer is almost here in West Tennessee! There’s nothing better than a plate full of tasty food in the warm sun. However, grills are a fire hazard. Grease buildup, low hanging trees and an open flame is a recipe for disaster. Before you BBQ for the first time this season, brush up on your grill […]

By |May 31st, 2019|Home Maintenance|Comments Off on BBQ Safety

How to Prevent Water Damage this Spring

There probably won’t be a shortage of rain this spring. Even if your home repelled moisture all winter long, you may still need to do a few spring maintenance tasks. Reinforce the most vulnerable areas in your home to avoid a water damage disaster. ServiceMaster Professional Cleaning compiled the following list of spring maintenance tips […]

By |May 1st, 2019|Home Maintenance, Water Damage Cleanup Tips|Comments Off on How to Prevent Water Damage this Spring