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What is Combustible Dust?

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  Combustible dust is a common threat in many industries and applications. It consists of small particles of material that can catch fire or explode when exposed to a heat source. Common combustible dust includes soot, coal, flour, sawdust, cotton fibers, fine metal powders, and more. While some combustible materials may not be incendiary under […]

3 Signs Mold May Be Present in Your Facility’s Air Ducts

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While occasional moisture is acceptable in commercial air conveyance systems and ducts, excessive dampness can lead to problems with your air quality. Instead of evaporating, the moisture can develop into droplets of water. The combination of moisture and the availability of nutrients from skin cells, dust, and dirt is the perfect environment for mold to […]

The Ultimate Commercial HVAC Inspection Checklist

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Energy costs take up a huge chunk of spending for commercial businesses each year. Lowering your energy spending can generate savings that can be used to expand your business and boost income. One way to do this is by starting with your HVAC systems, as they are one of the biggest energy consumers in the […]

NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) has announced updated safety standards for Combustible Dust

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Most people are surprised by the fact that wood dust can ignite.  Combustible dust is defined as any solid material composed of distinct particles, regardless of size, shape, or chemical composition, which presents a fire or deflagration hazard when suspended in air or some other oxidizing medium over a range of concentrations. Recently, the NFPA (National Fire Protection […]

Interior Maintenance Company Launches Its New Website

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Interior Maintenance Company, Inc., located in Lansdowne, PA, has launched a new website www.imc.cc Our goal was to create a fresh look, as well as create more comprehensive information regarding our capabilities, including Air Duct Cleaning, Combustible Dust High Cleaning, Kitchen Hood & Equipment Cleaning, and Janitorial Maintenance & Disinfection Services.  You can see customer […]

Interior Maintenance has Capacity for Disinfection Services

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Interior Maintenance has Capacity for Disinfection Services Interior Maintenance Company, located in Lansdowne, PA, has been providing cleaning and disinfection services for nearly 50 years. We provide cleaning services for office buildings, retail, schools, hospitals, government institutions, manufacturing facilities and commercial kitchens.  While we continue to work with new and existing customers to keep their […]

5 Fire Prevention Strategies Supported by NFPA

5 Fire Prevention Strategies Supported by NFPA

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Fires are a devastating reality that affect hundreds of thousands of residential and commercial structures as well as forest areas every year, leaving families and businesses with the sad aftermath of loss and devastation as a result of property and personal damage, or loss of life. According to the most recent NFPA Journal Fire Loss, […]

The Easiest Way to Prevent Wasted Energy in Commercial Buildings

The Easiest Way to Prevent Wasted Energy in Commercial Buildings

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Commercial buildings are huge structures that utilize a great deal of energy around the clock, as heat and air conditioning units run throughout the day and night. When mechanical systems are well constructed and in good condition, they are great for cost efficiency. When commercial structures have poorly functioning ventilation ducts, energy is wasted, and […]

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IMC Welcomes Khristian Toolan

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Interior Maintenance Company is pleased to announce the newest addition to our Sales Team, Khristian Toolan. Khristian joined the IMC family in late March with a background spanning over 10 years in emergency cleaning and restoration services. She is a licensed Property and Casualty Insurance Agent as well as an IICRC certified Water Damage Restoration […]

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The Best Ways to Prevent Combustible Dust Explosions

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Combustible dust explosions are deadly and devastating to workers, businesses and communities who experience this sudden damage to property, and in several cases, loss of life. Workers in manufacturing plants around the country and even the world go to work at plants and factories every day, not realizing that the materials they handle can create […]