We're Celebrating Something Big This Month

POSTED ON: July 17, 2017
This month we are celebrating Interstate Restoration's 19th anniversary. We are not only grateful for our team, our clients, and our partners, but we are also appreciative of the many accomplishments and lessons learned along the way. Please join us in celebrating 19 years of service and enjoy s... Read More

Free Guide: Don't Sweat the Stormy Summer Weather

POSTED ON: July 10, 2017
From hurricanes along the East Coast and Florida panhandle, to wildfires and drought in the West, to flooding, tornadoes and hail in between, summer weather can wreak havoc and uncertainty throughout the United States.  Disaster recovery planning is an important step when it comes to protecting you... Read More

What’s the Deal? The Reason behind Increasing Atlantic Seasonal Hurricane Forecasts

POSTED ON: June 30, 2017
It’s early July, and the Atlantic has already had 3 named storms. While early summer season hurricane activity does not necessarily correlate with overall numbers of hurricanes in the Atlantic, seasonal forecasts have generally been increasing over the past few months. For example, Colorado State ... Read More

How to Avoid Insurance Claims Process Quicksand

POSTED ON: June 27, 2017
“Quick, send us your detailed business personal property (BPP) list.” “We just need a detailed list of all your building contents, including furniture, fixtures, computer equipment, manufacturing equipment, inventory, raw materials—any material or item that isn’t part of your b... Read More

National Safety Month: 5 Post-Disaster Building Inspection Tips

POSTED ON: June 21, 2017
“Keep Each Other Safe” is the 2017 focus for the National Safety Council's (NSC) National Safety Month. This year, the NSC is offering tips on a variety of topics, including fall hazards, jobsite fatigue, active shooter preparation, ergonomics and road safety. In addition, we'd l... Read More

We're Not Just Blowing Smoke at Booth 2512

POSTED ON: June 12, 2017
Interstate is heading to Atlanta next week for the NAA Education Conference and we hope to see you there! Make sure to stop by our booth 2512 to beat the heat with our frozen dragon's breath popcorn. Frozen dragon's breath popcorn you say? You'll just have to stop by and see what this me... Read More

Infographic: Why Hurricane Preparation Gambles are a Bad Bet

POSTED ON: June 7, 2017
June 1st marked the first day of hurricane season and although originally forecasters were calling for a below-average season, they are now predicting 2017 to be absolutely average activity. Take a moment to understand the 2017 hurricane season forecast, and then be sure to complete your preparatio... Read More

Four Expert Tips for Smoother Insurance Claims

POSTED ON: May 23, 2017
Have you read your business insurance policies lately? If you answered no, we understand. Not exactly light reading. But when a disaster hits, knowing a few key things about your business insurance can make a BIG difference in recovery time and costs. Here are four tips for smoother insurance claims... Read More

6 Steps to Prepare Your Business for a Flash Flood

POSTED ON: May 15, 2017
So far in each month of 2017, we’ve already seen significant flooding and flash flooding in many parts of the country. In January, severe storms began in Texas and pushed all the way into South Carolina.1 In February, parts of Utah, Idaho and Washington saw flooding and severe winter storms causi... Read More

Hurricane Preparedness Week: A 5-Day Breakdown for Business Readiness

POSTED ON: May 8, 2017
All it takes is a single tropical storm or hurricane to put a serious damper on your business activities. That’s why it’s critical to take steps to prepare your business for a worst-case scenario even though the extended-range forecast for the 2017 hurricane season is reporting as below normal.1... Read More