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Holiday House Fire Hazards: How To Keep Your Home Safe

While celebrating the holiday season, it’s important to put fire safety on your list and check it twice. With a little preparation, homeowners can reduce their risk of a house fire and keep their celebrations merry and bright. Here are some tips to keep in mind.

Always Involved, Paul Davis Supports Local Community Needs

Across North America, communities trust Paul Davis to be there anytime night or day, to help in times of great distress, to recover from disasters of all kinds, to pitch in anywhere neighbors need a hand. Here are just a few of the many charitable causes that Paul Davis supported… Read more »

Right Time to Attend IICRC Certified Continuing Education Classes at Paul Davis

Insurance professionals and commercial restoration contractors are multi-talented. They assess damaged roofs and process mold claims expertly. They spot ineffective drying, navigate complicated regulatory landscapes and capably undertake a vast range of additional mitigation and restoration duties. Maintaining this broad expertise – and meeting diverse licensing requirements in different municipalities… Read more »

Smart Ways That Facility Managers Prepare for Unexpected Power Outages

Worn machinery, storms, downed tree limbs, peak demand times, even wild animals contacting transformers can bring commerce to an abrupt halt when the power goes out. Unfortunately, power outages occur more often in the United States than in any other industrialized nation. Further, they are becoming more frequent as our… Read more »

Avoid 10 Common Fire Safety Violations in Commercial Buildings

Sparked in an overstuffed rag bin, the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Fire in New York City killed 145 workers in just 18 minutes. Multiple factors led to one of the deadliest business disasters in history – among them, firefighting ladders could not reach the eighth-floor blaze – but the building itself… Read more »

Know the Seven Frequent Sources of Commercial Water Damage

Commercial building owners and managers are frequently troubled by the many ways that water escapes its confines. Dripping, leaking, soaking, spraying, trickling – water damages right out in the open, or silently behind the scenes. It’s insidious, seeping into the tightest crevices and even soaking into hard materials like concrete… Read more »

Paul Davis Works Overtime on Social Responsibility

With locations across North America, Paul Davis is honored to help local communities not only by responding to disasters but also with charitable efforts: people, expertise, time and funds. Here are just a few of the many causes Paul Davis employees supported recently:  Providing Community Fire Education: Paul Davis local… Read more »

Farming Family Praises Paul Davis Barn and Home Restoration

The Paul Davis mission – providing full-service residential and commercial restoration for disasters of all sizes across North America – requires many parts moving in synchrony: standard operating procedures, technology, team members, customers, partner organizations, materials, equipment and communication.  We’re proud to receive unsolicited testimonials like the one below that… Read more »

Paul Davis Restores Big Box Outlets After Tornado Damage

The most violent storms on earth, tornadoes inflict damage that seems entirely random. An intact house stands unscathed amid the destruction of an entire neighborhood. An open soda weathers the tempest without losing a drop – though the can has been whisked into the front yard. Clothing inside a retail… Read more »