What is the cost to restore water damage?

Short answer: It typically ranges from $1,400 to $7,500. The cost could be higher or lower, depending on the source and amount of water, the types of damaged materials, and how hard it is to access the damaged area. Minimum emergency service, which would be basic...

Getting Ready to Rumble?

    Memphis lies adjacent to the New Madrid Seismic Zone aka New Madrid Fault Line. The zone is a series...

Was 2018 Our Best Year?

A lot can happen in 525,600 minutes. When you break it down like that, it doesn’t seem like such a long time. 2018 went by in a flash for us. It seems like it was only a few days ago that we were sitting in our vice president’s office, reviewing 2017 and determining...

An Interview with our New President

Can you talk about the most exciting thing you are working on right now? Right now it’s our new company structure. We’ve spent the last four years innovating and implementing, as well as assembling the right team to carry it all forward. It was...

Freeze Damage Prevention

Has this cold weather reminded you that you should be winterizing your facility? You're in luck! You still have time and we're going to tell you exactly what you need to do! 

Fire Awareness

By: Nick Schifani  It’s an early-September Friday in Memphis, TN. Luckily, this day brought a break from the stifling heat. The wind whisking the dew from the grass for a refreshing blast of cool air. The kids have started back to school and you’re about to pour your...

The Buck Stops Here, But It Starts With You

By: Brett Carter You just woke up to an inch of standing water on your floor. What do you do? It seems pretty clear that you can't ignore something that serious. But what if it's not something as dramatic as that? What if you just notice a little damp carpet in the...

It’s Homeowner’s Insurance, Not a Home Warranty

By: Brett Carter In the disaster restoration business, we see this all the time: A homeowner with a damaged home is upset with their insurance company because their policy doesn't cover something that they think should be covered. "Why do I pay premiums every month if...

We Won, But Here’s the Story Almost Nobody Knew

By Brett Carter Once in a blue moon something happens that completely blows your mind. Last Thursday night was one of those for our team at ServiceMaster by Cornerstone. But the reason for that goes far beyond what everyone saw that night. Here’s the story,...