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Entries from June 2015

Making Easy Work of Your Hard Surface Cleaning in DeKalb, IL

June 24th, 2015 · No Comments

The rise of modern materials may offer a confusing or challenging task when it comes to cleaning. Homeowners today can choose from an extensive assortment of tile types to pre-cut, pre-finished hardwood floors, all with a wide variety of surfaces and colors. You may have both hardwood and tile in your house. If so, proper […]

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Tags: cleaning services · Hard Surface Floor Cleaning

ServiceMaster by Skip Offers Hoarder Cleanup in DeKalb County, IL

June 22nd, 2015 · No Comments

Hoarding disorder is an actual clinical diagnosis. It is a problem behavior that can continue for years and, if left untreated, can result in both safety and health risks to the individual and the dwelling involved. Too often, the mess resulting from hoarding is only discovered after the person leaves the home due to age […]

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Protecting Against Mold Allergies in DeKalb County, IL

June 19th, 2015 · No Comments

There is no cure for  mold allergies. All you can do is treat symptoms and avoid any exposure to mold. That’s not easy if you work in contact with wood or in the fields and forests. Wet wood, especially dead wood, is a prime location for summer mold. And it’s no surprise that, according to […]

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Tags: Mold Removal

Storm Water Removal and Disaster Repair in Sycamore, IL

June 16th, 2015 · No Comments

Water is great for the crops, and now that the growing season is underway, farmers may be more than happy that their corn and soybeans are benefiting from the ample rains brought by seasonal showers and thunderstorms. What does that have to do with you? When these showers drop a lot of water over several […]

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Tags: Water Damage

Local ServiceMaster Restore franchise owners raise $9,200 through 2015 Collegiate Players Tour for Ronald McDonald House

June 12th, 2015 · No Comments

ServiceMaster Restore franchisees collaborated together Monday, June 8th as the title sponsor for the 2015 ServiceMaster Restore Collegiate Players Tour, presented by State Farm Insurance.  The event was held at Stonebrooke Golf Club in Shakopee, MN, and allows competitive collegiate players to compete during the summer months in a one-of-a kind tournament. A total of […]

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Stop Sewage Stink! | Sewage Cleanup Tips for Cortland Homeowners

June 5th, 2015 · No Comments

The Midwest has seen its fair share of rain shower and storms this spring, and there are more on the way! Some of the more annoying and inconvenient aspects for storms are sewage backups. When there is a septic tank backup or a clogged sewer line, it’s a dirty job to clean up.  Ideally, sewage […]

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Tags: Sewage Cleanup · Water Damage

When and How Should I Get My Air Ducts Cleaned in Genoa, IL?

June 4th, 2015 · No Comments

Everyone is airing out their homes in preparation for a beautiful summer season. You may be focusing on dusting, floor cleaning, or removing old junk out of the house, but there is one task that people tend to forget: cleaning the air ducts. ServiceMaster Restoration and Cleaning Services by Skip would like to take a […]

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Tags: HVAC Duct Cleaning

Differences DIY and Professional Carpet Cleaning in Genoa IL

June 3rd, 2015 · No Comments

Many of us want to take care of cleaning our household carpets ourselves. It seems pretty simple, right? First you rent the necessary equipment, look up instructions, get the cleaning and drying of the carpets, and then revel in a job well done. But can you guarantee that your carpets are completely cleaned? ServiceMaster Restoration […]

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Tags: Carpet Cleaning