In serious hoarding scenarios, the home can be lost due to structural damage, foreclosure, or through condemnation by the city. In some situations, the home is uninhabitable due to animal waste or pest infestations. While family members may try to help with the cleanup, it can easily become overwhelming and hazardous to their health. With […]
DSI Holdings, the largest owner and operator of ServiceMaster Restore and SRM franchises in the United States has announced that it has acquired the second largest franchise ownership group in the ServiceMaster network, ServiceMaster by Hedden, of Maple Grove, MN. DSI Holdings, the largest owner and operator of ServiceMaster Restore and SRM franchises in the […]
When a violent crime, traumatic accident, or suicide takes place, the family feels responsible for the cleanup of the scene. In the past, the family was the only individuals who were there to handle the cleaning of the scene as best as possible. However, over the years, trauma cleanup services have emerged across the United […]
There are many ways that water can enter the home due to plumbing issues. Plumbing pipes can burst which can lead to water flooding into the home. If this happens while you’re away at work, you may come home to a flooded room or several rooms with water in your home. Septic systemscan also back up which can lead to water damage. Whatever the case may be, our technicians have the know-how to provide water damage restoration to ensure your Denver, CO home is back to normal in no time.
When plastic or fabric is burned, it creates a synthetic residue due to the materials being oil-based. Window coverings, carpeting, furniture, and electronics can all create this type of residue. Synthetic materials create a thick black smoke and a smeary type of residue is left behind.
Disaster restoration in Chicago, IL is one service option we provide at ServiceMaster DSI. Unfortunately, disasters, such as a house fire, affect the home. In the Chicago area, temperatures are still quite cold, which leads to the need for heat in the home. Many homeowners use portable heating systems—units that are known to cause fires […]
When someone you love struggles with a hoarding disorder, the cleanup process can be tough. You have to ensure the hoarder is ready to clean up the space, the process is done in the correct way, and emotional help is available during the process. The best way to assist is to ensure that you receive […]
As a thank you to Insurance Professionals, ServiceMaster DSI, offers free Continuing Education (CE) courses in each of our branch locations (Chicago, Champaign, Denver, Downers Grove, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Lake Zurich, Princeton, Rockford, Springfield, IL, and Springfield, MO). All ServiceMaster DSI courses are free to licensed Insurance Personnel and meet all state property/casualty continuing education […]
In an industrial work environment, accidents are common. Unfortunately, most industrial job sites require heavy machinery or machines that can be dangerous to operate. Often times, accidents occur where employees are severely injured or even die due to machine malfunctions or accidents. When an accident occurs in the workplace, it can be a traumatic event […]