Christmas Tree Disposal

Christmas has come and gone once again, and many of us have started to take down or have already taken down our holiday décor. We know taking everything down and storing it away is not as much fun as putting it up, but the takedown plays a significant role in preventing fire hazards. If you […]

Operation North Pole 2017

Restore Restoration, Inc. had a great time assisting with the cleanup after Operation North Pole’s annual holiday event at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL yesterday. We were thrilled to contribute to this wonderful organization again this year. Operation North Pole, a volunteer-based public charity, works with Chicago’s major children’s hospitals to […]

Fire Risk: Christmas Decor

Lit houses and trees are hallmarks of Christmas, but these decorations pose fire risks. According to the National Fire Protection Association (“NFPA”), “Electrical distribution or lighting equipment was involved in two out of every five (40%) home Christmas tree fires.” Another alarming statistic is related to the number of Christmas decor-related fires to which U.S. fire departments […]