Winning over a traumatized fire or water damage client!

Tired of getting blown off by adjusters? Then prove to them that you will make their lives easier! Steve shares a great tip on getting the loss started off right.

“What a great feeling to have more than enough work!” Eric Blessit

Eric Blessitt with All Kleen Services, LLC in Hopkinsville, KY made big changes after attending SFS. The result? More and bigger jobs with MUCH higher profits. Learn how Eric did it …

Use foam block ‘bumpers’ for moving furniture with ‘care and concern’

While carpet cleaning can be physically demanding work, there is no need to be a brute about it. Thinking ahead to avoid unnecessary damage can save time, save money and most importantly impress your customers. See how these principles are applied to moving “large dressers”.

A high class technique to create restoration Cheerleaders

Give that final boost to your restoration job with this elegant touch that truly is “fit for royalty”! Will the customer remember you and your fun antics? Definitely. Will they tell others about your services? IF you gave Value Added Service and then close the project with this “white glove” treatment, they will sing your praises from the roof tops!

How a “simple act of human kindness” can pay off big time with a fire and water damage restoration customer!

First impressions are lasting impressions. Start off on the right foot with your disaster restoration customers by showing genuine care and concern. How? By simply paying attention. Read on for the details …

Mike Lamunyon transforms his restoration company with SFS/VAST!

27 year industry veteran Mike Lamunyon has transformed his company with Value Added Service concepts. Every single one of his 20 plus employees are on board with the Value Added Service techniques taught by the Strategies for Success (SFS) seminar and Jon-Don’s one day “Valued Added Service for Technicians” (VAST) class. Check out what these programs could do for your company …

Give your fire and water damage insureds a tasty way to remember you!

It has been well said, “the way to the heart lies through the stomach.” Read how you can create a great Moment of Truth with a traumatized restoration client with some very memorable but “personalized” comfort food …

Don’t get caught in the middle between the adjuster and the property owner …

It is always a tough relationship between the policy holder and the insurance company. Your job is at least partly to keep all parties happy. One hapless Kansas mold remediation contractor got caught in the middle. Steve gives him some hints on how to stay out of this trap in the future …