PartThree: Should We Refinish the Hardwood Floors?
Should We Refinish? Yes! You will need to refinish most hardwood floors during the drying process. There could be times that you don’t need to refinish. Certainly. During the restoration process all you are able to control is whether the boards lay back down or not. If there is damage to the finish like feathering […]
Part Two Hardwood Flooring – Why Cupping Occurs
Why should you care? You first need to understand what it means when the hardwood flooring begins to cup. The bottom of the board picks up moisture during the water damage which is what causes the cupping. Increase of moisture content causes cupping so decreasing the moisture content or drying the boards will cause it […]
Quick Tip – Hardwood Drying – What not to dry!
What type of flooring you should or shouldn’t dry? Floors you SHOULDN’T dry: Engineered – Engineered floors cannot be restored. You can dry those floors but you will not be able to successfully sand and refinish them. Making them a project you will not want to start. Laminate – You can dry it, however, you will […]
Is Blogging Important for Your Business?
A lot of people wonder if blogging is important for your business. It takes time and you have to develop the content for a blog which takes more time. Of course, the question is, is it worth it? Im going with a big fat YES! There are a few reasons why you want to consider […]
Who Are We? The Reets Drying Academy Team
Who is Reets Drying Academy? The goal here at Reets Drying Academy is to provide the most professional, cutting edge and well rounded training available in the industry. Our Team is currently made up of: Meredith Truitt – Hands On Courses Training Advisor Danielle Vincent – Online Training Advisor Rebekah Beilen – Online Presence and […]
Quick Tip – Renting Vs. Buying Equipment
Renting Vs. Buying Equipment is a question we all have in this industry. When is the right time to buy and when should you hold off on buying and just rent. Here are a few basic principles Jeremy Reets follows in his own water restoration business. If you are a new business in this industry […]
Online Presence – HELP!
Online presence can be tricky and very hard to maintain. Why not learn with me and lets make the most of this together. Everyone is online. Making sure your online presence is a good one is so important. Showing the customers what you can do for them in a concise and clean way. Customers want […]
7 Secrets to Higher Profits
Jeremy Reets has been in the water damage business for over 25 years. His family started in the restoration business before him. In the years they have been in the water restoration they have found a number of secrets that have made them more money in their business. Picking out just seven wasn’t easy, but […]
Peter Sierck: Master of Disaster explains why you need AMRT
Watch Peter Sierck: Master of Disaster explain the reasons why you need AMRT training before you get involved with the next mold job you encounter. More information on AMRT classes Click HERE To watch the Master of Disaster Click HERE
Quick Tip with Peter Sierck Part One – How to Handle Mold on a Job
Peter Sierck is a industrial hygienist and mold consultant that helps others in the water restoration industry become mold remediation experts. He gives us the most important thing to think about when on your on your next water restoration job and there is mold present. Even if it is only a small amount. The single […]