30 Alternatives to Halloween Candy For Kids

Posted on October 24, 2014.

  All year we encourage our children to make healthy food choices. We read food labels like they hold the key to eternal life. We try to feed them a rainbow assortment of healthy fruits and vegetables, plus lean proteins and whole grains. Then, Halloween comes and all bets are off. Hoards of trick or … Continue Reading

How To Use A Fire Extinguisher – The Basics Everybody Ought to Know

Posted on October 21, 2014.

ServiceMaster of the Twin Cities presents tips on how to select the right fire extinguishers, where you should put them, how you should use them.

Fire Escape Plans Save Lives- Do You Have One?

Posted on October 16, 2014.

Fire escape plans save lives. Period. In 2011, the National Fire Protection Agency conducted a study which found that 7 Americans die in a fire every single day. If this figure alarms you, you are not alone. The American Red Cross launched a national campaign on October 7, 2014 to educate people about the life-saving … Continue Reading

Follow This Fire Safety Checklist to Prevent Fire Damage

Posted on October 6, 2014.

ServiceMaster of the Twin Cities provides Fire Damage Restoration, Smoke Damage Restoration, Water Damage Restoration, Duct Cleaning, Carpet Cleaning, and other services. October is fire safety month! Be sure to check all of the important safety tips of of this list. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure! Fire Safety Checklist Smoke … Continue Reading

Service Master Cleaning and Restoration – Customer Support. Real Relationships. Real People.

Posted on September 19, 2014.

ServiceMaster Cleaning and Restoration is a locally owned, people focused business. Our stellar customer service and emphasis on relationships drives customer loyalty and a sense of community.

5 Healthy Ways to Keep Your Family Safe as School Resumes.

Posted on September 8, 2014.

ServiceMaster CLR provides commercial and residential cleaning to Minneapolis, MN residents and businesses. As much as we hate to admit it- another beautiful Minnesota summer is coming to a close. We have a few more weeks of warm weather, but the kids are back in school and cold and flu season is around the corner. … Continue Reading

Spot Hero™

Posted on July 22, 2014.

ServiceMaster has a great new product that you will love. It is used by all of our professionals and we think it gets the job done more efficiently than other spot cleaners on the market. The product is called Spot Hero™ and it can be used on carpets, clothing, and upholstery. It not only gets … Continue Reading

Sump Pump Tips

Posted on May 19, 2014.

ServiceMaster this time of year receives a high volume of sump pump related water damage calls. Here are some tips Via the American Family Insurance website for preventing this type of loss. Inside the home: Install a battery back up for the sump pump Check the sump pump yearly to make sure it is working … Continue Reading

How often should I Vacuum?

Posted on May 19, 2014.

The answer? It depends. The recommendation given by the carpet and rug institute is one time per week per person and per pet. For example: a household with 4 people and 2 dogs should be vacuuming their carpeting 6 times per week. Is this realistic? Probably not. But this does give a baseline for routine … Continue Reading

Disaster Restoration, Worldwide

Posted on May 19, 2014.

Fall of 2012, when Hurricane Sandy hit, 4 technicians and 1 manager from ServiceMaster Minneapolis volunteered to help assist the Stamford, New London franchise with their considerable workload. The wreckage from the storm was great. It spanned much of the coastline for the Upper Northeast. Still, even today, things are not fully restored to all … Continue Reading