Archive of: 2021

  • SEWAGE BACKUP IN MY BUSINESS: WHAT DO I DO?

    SEWAGE BACKUP IN MY BUSINESS: WHAT DO I DO?

    A backed-up, overflowing toilet or sink can be distressing enough for any commercial property owner or business, but when sewage is involved, it can turn into a potentially hazardous clean-up situation.


  • Reducing Wildfire Risk Could Save $500 Billion In Future Losses

    Reducing Wildfire Risk Could Save $500 Billion In Future Losses

    The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) recently released a report titled “National guide for wildland-urban-interface fires.”


  • HOW TO PREPARE YOUR HOME FOR WILDFIRE SEASON

    HOW TO PREPARE YOUR HOME FOR WILDFIRE SEASON

    Given the right conditions, wildfires can occur anywhere. Ensuring your home and property are prepared for fire can prevent injury and death to people and animals, plus it can limit the amount of damage and destruction a fire can cause to your property and that of your neighbours and community.


  • Canada in a Changing Climate

    Canada in a Changing Climate

    Last month, Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) released Canada in a Changing Climate: National Issues Report, which provides a coast to coast perspective on how climate change is impacting our communities, our environment and our economy.


  • Avoid Home and Property Damage from Falling Trees

    Avoid Home and Property Damage from Falling Trees

    One of the most common causes of structural damage to homes and property during extreme weather is from falling trees. During heavy ice, snow or rain storms, or as a result of strong winds, trees can fall in a matter of seconds and cause expensive and even life-threatening destruction.


  • Weather News: What's in Store This Summer?

    Weather News: What's in Store This Summer?

    The Weather Network has just released their official forecast for the Summer of 2021.


  • ServiceMaster Restore Expands Curling Canada Sponsorship Commitment

    ServiceMaster Restore Expands Curling Canada Sponsorship Commitment

    Curling Canada announced a condensed series of championship events in 2021 at the Markin MacPhail Centre at WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park in Calgary.


  • What to Do When Your Basement Floods

    What to Do When Your Basement Floods

    Whether a basement flood is caused by a broken pipe, a failed sump pump or the result of extreme weather conditions, it needs to be dealt with immediately to prevent long-term and costly water damage to your home and property.


  • How to Prevent Spring Water Damage

    How to Prevent Spring Water Damage

    As the saying goes, it’s April showers that bring May flowers. In Canada, our Spring season is notorious for unpredictable weather and storms which is why it’s peak season for water damage.


  • What is the Difference Between a Weather Watch and Warning?

    What is the Difference Between a Weather Watch and Warning?

    Spring not only brings warmer weather, but it also brings on storm season which means the news will be filled with weather advisories, watches and warnings.