If there’s a state that’s relatively safer from fires than anywhere else, that would be Minnesota. ABC 5 Eyewitness News reports on the latest findings by the Minnesota Fire Marshal Division: “According to the report announced this week, Minnesota has the 10th-lowest rate of fire deaths per capita in the United States – at .93 … Continue Reading
A recent Star Tribune article reports on the flood that hit a posh Minneapolis residential complex in the Elliot Park neighborhood as a result of a broken main water pipe. Prompt action averted what could have been more serious damage, although the lower part of the building was substantially inundated.
A Star Tribune article dated October 8, 2013 covers the mold infestation emergency at a dorm house in the University of Minnesota. Mold growth inside buildings, particularly black mold, can be fatal for humans due to the high toxicity of the fungal spores. The mold infestation in the dorm was so severe that parts … Continue Reading
Electrical Fire Prevention ServiceMaster offers several different services. One of the more well-known services we offer is fire restoration. Some of the fire restoration cases we are involved in are caused by system failures; however several are caused by messy electrical wiring issues. About half of all residential electrical fires involve electrical wiring so it … Continue Reading
On September 5, 2013 ServiceMaster was called out to help clean up a devastating water loss in the historical buildings at St Anthony Village. The loss occurred early in the morning around 4 a.m. ServiceMaster responded immediately when the call came through around 8:30 a.m. Our quick response time did help mitigate the loss but … Continue Reading
The controlled burns are a great teaching point for young firemen to get the simulated real-life scenario and serve as a requirement to become a full-fledged fireman. The Le Sueur Fire Department may average three or four structure fires each year, so that doesn’t provide many opportunities for the younger firefighters to get a first-hand … Continue Reading
The Minnesota Public Radio reported that authorities still have no clue as to what caused the massive fire in Winona last September 13, 2013. So far, available evidence implies that it was simply an unfortunate accident. The Islamic Center of Winona sustained most of the damage while other commercial establishments were also affected by the … Continue Reading
A September 5, 2013 article on the CBS Minnesota website reports about a ruptured water line in the city of Minneapolis. The pipeline caused extensive water damage to several properties in residential and commercial districts.
The Mother Nature Network website explored the potential of vinegar as a carpet cleaning solution. While a green option and effective to some degree, it can be tricky if you don’t know what you’re doing:
Maintaining a clean carpet is one of the best ways to improve your home’s overall appearance and extend the life of your carpet. Whether it is regular cleaning or spot removal, count on the experts at ServiceMaster Clean® to thoroughly and safely restore your carpet. The ServiceMaster Clean® exclusive carpet cleaning process includes: Preliminary inspection … Continue Reading