Has anything changed with seasonal hurricane forecasts since the start of the Atlantic hurricane season?

POSTED ON: June 25, 2019
It is now late June, and many different groups have issued seasonal hurricane forecasts for the 2019 season. The Tropical Meteorology Project at Colorado State University (CSU) released their most recent outlook on Tuesday, June 4. At that point, they called for a near-average season of 14 named sto... More

Getting Organizational Hurricane Preparation on Track: 5 Essentials

POSTED ON: June 17, 2019
When a large business or organization has a location or multiple locations in the path of a hurricane there is a lot at stake. Employee and guest safety. The ability to make sales or support customers. Employee livelihoods. And much more. That’s why it’s so important for large organizations to h... More

Make Tracy Dance at NAA!

POSTED ON: June 10, 2019
Our team is headed to NAA Apartmentalize in Denver later this month and we hope to see you there! Stop by our booth (#1122) to meet the newest member of our team, Tracy. That’s right. Tracy’s a robot and she’s excited to share our services while having a little fun along the way. P... More

Preparing Your Hospital for an Earthquake: Three Things to Remember

POSTED ON: June 3, 2019
The unpredictability of earthquake timing and size can be a significant challenge to hospital safety administrators and professionals. While the scale and scope of hospital damage in an earthquake is difficult to predict or manage (beyond Seismic building standards), a comprehensive Emergency Manage... More

After a Disaster: 10 Steps You Must Take

POSTED ON: May 20, 2019
When you have a rough day at work, it sometimes feels like your world is falling apart. When a disaster hits, parts (or all) of your business and the world around it may literally fall apart. And if you want to minimize the overall impact on ongoing business—and even stay in business for that matt... More

Meet David Patrician: Master Restorer x3

POSTED ON: May 14, 2019
David Patrician, vice president of Interstate Restoration’s Document Recovery Division, recently became one of the world’s few technicians certified as a “Triple Master” by the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC). We sat down with David in our Detroit offic... More

Water Damage? 3 Things You Need to Know about Drying Out

POSTED ON: May 6, 2019
After your business experiences water damage from a leaky pipe, rainstorm or flood, you naturally want to get things back to normal as soon as possible. If you’re dealing with anything other than a large incursion, you understandably may be considering handling the cleanup and drying yourself to s... More

Mind-blowing Tornado Facts

POSTED ON: April 29, 2019
It is no secret that tornadoes are one of nature’s most violent storms. And although nothing can be done to prevent tornadoes, there are actions property owners can take year round to protect their businesses and prevent costly property damage. Check it out below:... More

Giving Back with One Project One Tree

POSTED ON: April 22, 2019
 “At Interstate, where we’ve been restoring property over the last 20-plus years, we also feel it’s vital for us to help restore the planet, and our partnership with One Tree Planted is really an extension of that attitude,” Stacy Mazur said. Our team had a great time over the weekend parti... More

Let's Get Together in Boston!

POSTED ON: April 15, 2019
RIMS 2019 is right around the corner and we are excited to be exhibiting for our 10th year! Plus, Boston is a great city, full of history and has phenomenal food. If you're headed to RIMS or just happen to be in the Boston area April 28 – May 1, we hope to see you there! Attending RIMS? Ch... More