Articles by Jeff Bishop

Restoring Fire-Damaged Kitchen Accessories Part 2

August 14, 2002
Last month we covered the typical items found in the kitchens of most homes, including dishes, glassware, pots, pans and typical utensils. Most of these items are fairly durable and easy to clean with the right chemicals, techniques and procedures.
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The Cleaning and Restoration of High-Value Items

May 13, 2002
Last month we discussed the market and approach for cleaning electronics. As you are aware, there are many other items found in the typical home-not to mention businesses-that present opportunities for the cleaning and restoration technician.
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Sooner or Later, You're Going to Face It: Restoration of Electronic Components

April 15, 2002
Emergency restoration professionals take note: Electronics restoration takes special procedures.
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Basic requirements for mold growth

January 15, 2002
It's a major concern for cleaners today. But before you begin to take on mold remediation, read on.
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Rx for Restoration: Appliances and Electronics Vary in Size, Cleaning Effort

October 15, 2001
As restoration professionals, you're going to face electronics in your efforts. That said, read on.
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Mold Issues in Perspective

September 9, 2001
Professional cleaners are facing the situation more often: Mold contamination. Now, get prepared.
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Wood Furniture Restoration Part 2: Light Refinishing

July 20, 2001
Using light refinishing restoration procedures, restorers clean the wood furniture while lightly refurbishing the outer layer of the finish.
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Wood Furniture Restoration—Part 1: Inspection, Transportation and Cleaning

May 3, 2001
Restoring wood furniture could be tricky, not to mention expensive, if the correct procedures aren’t followed for complete restoration.
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Cleaning Smoke-Damaged Window Treatments, Part 3: Blinds

April 9, 2001
Understanding the various methods used for cleaning blinds will assure you and the insured of a successful outcome.
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