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Ice Dam: What They Are & How to Prevent Them!

In this comprehensive post, we’ll go over; What an Ice Dam is, and how to prevent them. You’ll also learn; Where to find them. Solutions and Tips to prevent them. Ice Dam removal. Damage caused by Ice Dams. So if you’ve ever asked yourself any of these questions, you’ll love this post!Being a home or business owner definitely has its …

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9 Common House Fire Types and How to Prevent Them

In this comprehensive post, we’ll go over; The most common house fire types and how to prevent them. You’ll also learn; Fire prevention tips. Which fire extinguishers are used for certain fire types? What the fire triangle is. Fire alarm levels (2-alarm, 3-alarm, etc.). So if you’ve ever asked yourself any of these questions, you’ll love this post!A house fire …

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MEET OUR OSHA OFFICER – DAN RABOLVSKY

In an industry like ours, health and safety is a top priority. At Rock Emergency, the man responsible for minimizing our health and safety risks and ensuring that our technicians have optimal training to deal with workplace hazards is Daniel F. Rabolvsky Jr. With more than 15 years’ experience in the industry, Dan is a valuable asset to our team …

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JOB SAFETY: PRIORITY #1 FOR ROCK EMERGENCY EMPLOYEES

In the restoration industry, there are many risks that threaten the health and safety of our technicians and others who traverse the damaged/worksite. Health and job safety is a big consideration for all of us here at Rock Emergency. It is a big part of our job safety training programs and the way we operate. We strictly follow the Occupational …

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SEWAGE CLEANUP: SMELLY, CHALLENGING … & PROFITABLE WHEN DONE RIGHT

When you originally got into water damage restoration, you knew that you’d be getting your hands dirty; along with your arms, legs, face and the rest of your body. But you may not have considered that it could get worse – if you decided to add smelly sewage cleanup to your list of services. “Sucking sewage” may not be the …

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ASBESTOS

Asbestos. The name has it’s origin in the Greek word for inextinguishable. A highly-effective and inexpensive fire-retardant material and thermal and acoustic insulator, asbestos was used extensively in home construction from the early 1940s through the 1970s. However, we now know that prolonged exposure to asbestos fibers can lead to lung disease. When disturbed, tiny abrasive asbestos fibers are easily …

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WHY CHOOSE ROCK EMERGENCY FOR YOUR COMMERCIAL/LARGE LOSS RESTORATION PROJECT

Rock Emergency is recognized as one of New York’s most trusted restoration contractors for water damage, fire & smoke cleanup, asbestos abatement, and mold remediation. While we service both residential and commercial clients, our expertise in commercial large loss scenarios is second to none. Large loss is a broad term that basically refers to a situation where a significant amount …

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PROTECT YOUR HOME BEFORE A FIRE SPARKS

Are you someone that has a fire safety checklist? Do you get the fire extinguisher checked when required? Are you confident that your home is 100% fireproofed? Does it have a cord? Does it have a flame? Are the outlets protected? Is it flammable? Are you questioning your confidence after the last three questions? Do not worry, you have come …