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3 tips for getting your employees excited about training

3 Tips For Getting Your Employees Excited About Training

Training can sometimes be low on the priority list for your employees. It’s a challenge sometimes to get your team excited about training in any form. There are many reasons for this, but it could be partially the fault of management or the owner. How is that? Sometimes an owner or manager could do better […]

Jeremy Reets teaching in the Reets Drying Academy flood house

What Is An IICRC WRT and ASD Certification?

What Is A WRT Certification? There are 30 different IICRC certifications in total. All these certifications range from restoration to cleaning. Which one is right for you? What do they all mean? Let’s get back to the basics. The first certification a restorer needs is the WRT certification. That stands for Water Damage Restoration Technician. […]

Got Mold? Are you handling it properly?

Got Mold? Are You Handling It Properly?

Day in and day out, restorers like you are dealing with wet and sometimes moldy environments. In water restoration, you will come across mold. What happens when you find mold?  Many handle the mold remediation in house. But are you handling it properly? It’s something we all have to think about because of the dangers and liabilities […]

What is eLearning and what are the benefits?

What Is eLearning & What Are The Benefits?

Where did you go to learn how to complete your latest DIY project? Where did you go to figure out how to cook that new dish you’ve been wanting to try? Chances are you found the information online. In fact, you probably watched a few Youtube videos about it. You learned something in an electronic […]

ReetsTV Spanish Is Here

ReetsTV Spanish is HERE! ReetsTV is an Online Water Restoration Training System that you can conveniently use anytime, anywhere. In our growing industry there has been an increased need for training in the Spanish language. At Reets Drying Academy we have worked hard to make that a reality. With Online Training in Spanish the hope […]

Effectively maximize your training time

Effectively Maximize Your Training Time

We all need more time in our busy days. When we get that little window of time for training we have to make the most of it. How? These five simple steps are just a few ways to make that happen! There you go! Not so hard is it? Take just 5 minutes now to […]

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Crawl Space Encapsulation: Perfect Add-On For Your Business

The price to encapsulate a crawl space can vary greatly. Encapsulation can be as low as $1,500 and as high as $15,000. But why offer this service in the first place? Studies show that as much as 50% of the air in the upper levels of the home come from the basement or crawl space. […]

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How To Focus On Mitigation Instead Of Drying

  In practical application how can you focus on mitigation instead of drying? Stop thinking how can I dry this building the fastest and start thinking what materials can I dry in place. Stop always: Cutting drywall Drilling holes in drywall Pulling baseboard It isn’t always necessary to do this on every single job. Using […]

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Think Mitigation Not Drying.

  Mitigation thinking is always a WIN WIN WIN. What is the difference between mitigation thinking and drying thinking? When entering a water restoration job and you use your drying thinking, your first thought will be, what is going to be the fastest way to get the materials dry? What is the easiest way to guarantee […]

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To Dry or To Mitigate

  When I ask people what industry we are in many say “drying”. Thats technically not true. That is just one of the tools we have in our tool box. That is a just a portion of the job in the restoration process the focus should be primarily on mitigation. Anybody can dry. We could […]