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British Columbia Allocates $405 Million to Tackle Climate Emergencies - IBC Urges National Flood Insurance Program Implementation

The Government of British Columbia has unveiled its 2024 Budget, responding to the urgent need for climate resilience following unprecedented wildfires and record-breaking floods.


4 STEPS TO LIMIT MOULD GROWTH IN YOUR BUSINESS AFTER A FLOOD

Dealing with the aftermath of flooding at your place of business can be stressful, but without fast action, excess water at your commercial property can cause major problems including hazardous mould growth. Quick response will save your business long-term damage and costly repairs.


PROUD SPONSOR OF THE 2024 SCOTTIES TOURNAMENT OF HEARTS

ServiceMaster Restore, proudly announces its continued partnership with Curling Canada for the eighth consecutive year. As a longstanding supporter of the sport, ServiceMaster Restore remains committed to fostering the spirit of competition, sportsmanship, and community engagement within the world of curling.


HOARDING IN AN APARTMENT - PROPERTY MANAGER RISKS

An apartment or condo unit affected by hoarding can be dangerous and unhealthy for the resident, but it can also pose health and safety risks for neighbouring units. For property managers, dealing with residents with hoarding disorder can pose significant challenges that require professional assistance, especially in extreme situations. Property managers have an obligation to safeguard the building against health and safety risks posed by hoarding. Intervention and immediate action may sometimes be required.


Canada Braces for More Record-Breaking Heat and Escalating Wildfire Threats

In an unexpected turn, over 100 "zombie fires" have been reported actively burning in British Columbia this January, a prelude to what could be an even hotter and more destructive year. As the El Niño weather system extends into spring, forecasts indicate heightened risks, prompting urgent calls for enhanced wildfire prevention efforts.


DRYER FIRE PREVENTION TIPS: DOS AND DONT'S

Dryer fires have resulted in deaths, injuries and millions of dollars in property losses. With so much at risk, it is crucial to understand what causes dryer fires and how to prevent them from happening in your home. To protect yourself, your family, and your property, read these dryer dos and don'ts from the experts at ServiceMaster Restore.


Prepare for the unexpected: A comprehensive guide

Stay protected during severe weather events. Learn essential safety measures, smart strategies, and expert tips for safeguarding your home and loved ones in the face of extreme weather.