Menold Construction and Restoration News

Ice Dams on the Roof.

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There are some things you can always count on. The flowers will always bloom in the spring, and the leaves will always drop from trees in the fall. And for us at Menold, we can always expect to get calls in the icy, winter months with reports of a suspected roof leak. After some initial conversation with the customer, we can usually diagnose an ice...
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Winter is Fire Season.

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At Menold, we have a love/hate relationship with Winter. There is nothing like enjoying the coziness of a warm cup of hot chocolate as by our fireplaces as snow falls outside. However, some of the things that we love most about the colder months are also the things that can be the most threatening to our homes and families if treated...
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Pet Safety During Construction

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At Menold, we know how much joy and love pets can bring! So many of us on the team have beloved pets of our own, who are basically family. For this reason, we see the safety of your pets during a construction or restoration project as extremely important, along with the safety of our employees and each member of your family. We put together so...
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Red Cross' Home Fire Campaign

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Happy National Fire Prevention Week! A house fire can be one of the most traumatizing events a person can experience, and we have many stories to tell. We believe at Menold that any steps to build awareness and lessons to learn to prevent fires, is super important. We are huge advocates of the Red Cross and the continuous effort they...
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Be in the Know About Sewage Backup.

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Sewage backup is not a very fun topic and is generally avoided because let's be honest...we never want it to happen to us. If we never talk about it, we will never have to deal with it...right?! As homeowners, the idea of dealing with water damage, especially from your sewer, can seem like a nightmare. At Menold, we make it our aim to help keep our...
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National Pet Fire Safety Day!

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July 15th happens to be National Pet Fire Safety Day! You may be asking, What?! There's a Pet Fire Safety Day?! We were shocked too, but we LOVE it. What a great way to inform ourselves on the safety of our pets. Many of us at Menold own dogs, cats, and other pets, and we love each one. It is super important to learn about certain dangers...
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Our Safety Standard.

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We can be the best in the business in water restoration, carpentry, etc., but without our safety practices, we would be an accident waiting to happen!  We believe safety is one of the key elements that separates the good from the best. At Menold we believe this is reflected in the way we continue to provide education to our team...
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A Menold-filled Day

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 A week and a half ago, our team blocked off Thursday - the entire day - and spent it in one of the best ways we could think of: together. We all traveled to our main headquarters in Morton, and there we spent time growing together, learning together, and celebrating, together. All-Company Meeting  We began the day with a company meeting ...
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Crawford Contractor Connection Convention

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Say that five times fast.  Two weeks ago, five members of our Menold team were privileged to attend the Crawford Contractor Connection Convention in Dallas, Texas. The Convention was held at the Gaylord Texan - a large hotel with many replicas of the state of Texas inside the dome, and a large conference area as well. Our C...
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The Top 5 Dangers of Hoarding

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​Hoarding not only poses a threat to your health and mental well-being but your property as well. Here are five consequences to keep in mind if you or someone you know is suffering from a hoarding disorder. 1. Mold Growth Mold can develop if trash, spoiled food, or other expired household items aren't disposed of properly. The mold can eventually s...
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Continuing Education: Always One Step Ahead

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It used to be enough to have a degree or diploma, but today, the accumulation of knowledge is crucial to a successful career. Menold Construction and Restoration's Continuing Education (CE) program provides adults working in or with our industry with additional education. CE classes are designed to further employees' skills and educate them on new ...
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Upcoming November Continuing Education Classes

Upcoming November Continuing Education Classes
Menold is excited to announce our upcoming classes for the month of November. Menold's Continuing Education classes can be attended by property & facility managers, insurance agents, producers, adjusters, brokers, and the general public. Steve Driscoll, CR, Vice President of Menold Construction and Restoration, is certified by the State of Illi...
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Continuing Education Classes in October 2016

Continuing Education Classes in October 2016
Menold is excited to announce our upcoming classes for the month of October. Steve Driscoll, CR, Vice President of Menold Construction and Restoration, is certified by the State of Illinois as a continuing education provider. Menold's Continuing Education classes can be attended by insurance agents, property & facility managers, producers, adju...
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Upcoming September 2016 Continuing Education Classes

Upcoming September 2016 Continuing Education Classes
Menold is excited to announce our upcoming classes for the month of September. Menold's Vice President, Steve Driscoll, CR is certified by the State of Illinois as a continuing education provider. Menold's Continuing Education classes can be attended by brokers, property & facility managers, adjusters, insurance agents, producers, and the gener...
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Menold's Upcoming Morton Continuing Education Classes

Menold's Upcoming Morton Continuing Education Classes
Menold is excited to announce our upcoming classes for the month of August. Our very own Vice President, Steve Driscoll, CR is certified by the State of Illinois as a continuing education provider. Menold's Continuing Education classes can be attended by property & facility managers, adjusters, brokers, insurance agents, producers, and the gene...
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Menold's Upcoming Continuing Education Classes

Menold's Upcoming Continuing Education Classes
Menold is excited to announce our upcoming classes for the month of June. Our very own Vice President, Steve Driscoll, CR is certified by the State of Illinois as a continuing education provider. Menold's Continuing Education can be attended by insurance agents, adjusters, brokers, producers, property & facility managers, and the general public...
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