The Number One Thing Restaurants Must Know About Kitchen Exhaust System Cleaning

Kitchen hood system fires in restaurants not only put employees, customers and firefighters at risk, but can rack up millions of dollars in property damage and lost business. The number one thing you need to know about maintaining your kitchen exhaust system is that according to the National Fire … [Read more...]

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Duct Cleaning for Schools and Universities

Summer break is the ideal time for schools to conduct work on buildings and classrooms.  At Interior Maintenance we want to encourage schools and universities to consider cleaning their air conveyance systems. Older buildings, and even those that are only ten years old, may begin to experience … [Read more...]

Exhaust Cleaning Isn’t Enough How To Prevent University Kitchen Fires

Routine maintenance of your university or college kitchen exhaust system by itself is not enough to prevent a grease fire. The purpose of this article is to help university and college facility managers insure they are taking the correct actions to reduce the risk of kitchen grease fires. We’ll … [Read more...]

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Solving Leakage Problems with Aeroseal Duct Sealing

Many modern commercial buildings rely heavily on highly effective and efficient ventilation systems. From odor control to indoor air quality, these duct-based systems can do everything from improving quality-of-life, to actually saving lives. If not properly maintained, ducts can leak causing energy … [Read more...]

Celebrating a Year of Growth at IMC!

As we reflect back on some of the challenges we faced in the past few years, we realize that you simply can’t hide from the business cycles that inevitably occur in our industry.  While there will always be down times and difficulties, there will also be many small victories to relish.  IMC saw … [Read more...]

Ways to Decrease exposure to Pollen, Dust, and Dander

As we approach the end of the summer months and we begin to see fall weather, it is always a good idea to consider different airborne particles that may cause breathing problems for some people. Pollen, dust, and dander are some of the many particles that are to known to cause allergic reactions and … [Read more...]

The Safe Removal of Combustible Dust

Viking Yachts, a well-known manufacturer of sportfishing and cruising yachts, produces large amounts of combustible dust due to their production processes for their boats. The company enlisted the help of our experienced and knowledgeable staff to properly and efficiently clean their facility. Using … [Read more...]

Understanding and Averting the Dangers of Combustible Dust

A combustible dust explosion is a hazard that is relevant to those working in various industries. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration reported that any flammable material can cause an explosion when in microscopic form. Explosions caused by combustible dust can cause death, injury, and … [Read more...]

Did You Celebrate World Facilities Management Day? Here Are Some Reasons to Celebrate All Year Round

“World Facilities Management Day” is a collective effort to help raise the profile of the facilities management industry. The event took place on Wednesday, June 4, 2014. But just because the day is over, doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate it all year-round. Facilities management is one of the most … [Read more...]

Interior Maintenance Company Welcomes Richard Lantz to the Team

IMC is always on the hunt for new talent that can propel our commercial cleaning services into the future of the industry. In March 2014, we welcomed our newest employee who we believe will do just that in a Business Development capacity. For more than 20 years, Richard has actively managed duct … [Read more...]