Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC)
has served as the Industry Guardian for the cleaning, inspection and
restoration service industries for more than 30 years. As a non-profit
certification organization, the IICRC helps ensure that you have access
to trusted and trained cleaning professionals by establishing and
monitoring certification programs and standards for these industries.
qualify for IICRC-Certified Firm status businesses must demonstrate
proof of insurance, maintain a written customer complaint policy with
documented follow-up and provide ongoing education and training leading
to certification for all technicians. IICRC Certified Firms are also
required to abide by the IICRC Code of Ethics. Services provided by
IICRC-Certified professionals range from flooring inspection and
cleaning to mold remediation to water and fire damage restoration.
ServiceMaster All Care Restoration; all of our technicians are IICRC
certified. We pride ourselves on developing our team and in turn
providing the best service to our customers.
Emergency Safety tips for you and your customers
is more upsetting to your customers than water or fire damage. As a
result of the recent flooding disaster, their home or office may look
like a river ran through it. Carpet, upholstery, hard flooring and
structural components appear to be ruined. Restoring the property after
water damage can be a challenge.
ServiceMaster All Care Restoration and the IICRC suggests taking the following initial steps to restore your home or office:
* Stay away from contaminated water or electrical hazards
If safe to do so, turn off circuit breakers supplying electricity to
the wet area and unplug and remove small appliances from wet rooms
* Move furniture or raise on blocks to prevent moisture absorption and staining
IICRC recommends you do not attempt to treat the water damage yourself,
but hire a certified water restoration firm such as ServiceMaster All
Care Restoration; that employs professionals trained to assess and
repair damage caused by the water. They can also locate hidden damage
to ceilings, walls and contents caused by moisture in structural