It is very important to always keep your basement protected from excess water because even a small leak in the foundation can lead to major issues over time. Installing a sump pump and keeping it maintained is perhaps the most effective way to keep water out of your basement. The following comprehensive tips will help you effectively prevent basement flooding and ensure that your sump pump doesn’t overflow or malfunction.
The Chicago area is experiencing consistently nice weather and with the Fourth of July just a few weeks away, we are officially in grilling season. The smell of grilled burgers and hot dogs is one of the things we love most about the summer. However, without proper fire safety when grilling, you can end up cooking more than just your hot dogs.
Floods are the most common natural disaster in the United States and unlike blizzards or hurricanes, they can happen anywhere. Follow these tips to make a flood preparation plan for your business.
ServiceMaster has a long tradition of not only providing outstanding service for our clients, but also for the communities that we serve. The latest example of ServiceMaster giving back to the local community is the inaugural “Spring Clean” event in downtown Memphis, TN.
You may be busy thinking about getting your lawn and garden ready for spring, but don’t forget your home too! Preparing your home for spring is even more important than prepping the flowerbeds, so follow these tips to get your home ready for warm weather.
If your Easter celebration has left your carpet and wood floors a mess, you may need to call ServiceMaster DAK for help. Call us at 847-564-0204 to schedule an appointment.
Stubborn smoke odor is one of the most common examples of the detrimental consequences of a fire – it can linger in the home for a long time, compromising the indoor air quality and posing health hazards to the occupants of the building.
Poor indoor air quality is the nation’s 4th largest environmental threat. Follow these tips to keep your indoor air quality at the highest levels possible. And if you’ve noticed dust buildup on the vent grills in your home, unusual odors when the HVAC fan is running, or family members complaining of allergies or respiratory issues, call the professionals at ServiceMaster DAK.
Imagine unlocking the back door to your office building and being greeted by an inch of water on the floor. The water is coming from a broken pipe in a restroom which must have burst sometime last night. So now what do you do?
Any time the forecast calls for a snowstorm, people tend to panic. By taking some simple steps in advance, you can ride out the next major snowstorm in safety and comfort without fighting crowds and rushing around.