Simple Holiday Cleaning Tips

Simple Holiday Entertaining Cleaning Tips

The holidays can sometimes be overwhelming. From grocery shopping to cooking to hosting – it’s my favorite time of the year, but can also be a challenging few months while I juggle so many balls. Here are 3 simple holiday cleaning tips that helped me spruce up my home so I was prepared even for […]

Tidy Up & Prioritize

Tips on how to tidy up and prioritize home cleaning tasks

Finding time to clean and what to clean isn’t as bad as you think, begin with the simple things. A tidy home looks cleaner than a cluttered home. So without any cleaning at all, you can make a much better impression on guests if you take some time to grab a laundry basket and pick up […]

Our Founding Fathers: Building a Foundation for the Future

Honoring our Heritage and Preparing for our Future

William Blackmon Jr., fresh from service in World War II, started an upholstery cleaning business with college buddy Scott Mooring. The two-man operation, known simply as Blackmon Mooring, grew into a worldwide company that developed a patented steam-cleaning process and evolved into a major player in the post-catastrophe restoration business. William G. “Floppy” Blackmon graduated […]

Join us Today in Celebrating America’s PrepareAthon!

Today is America’s PrepareAthon!, a national day designated for learning how to prepare for destructive disasters. Every year disasters strike anytime and anyplace. Nearly every region of the country experiences some form of extreme weather event, including devastating tornadoes, floods, earthquakes and winter storms. As with many life events, preparation is the key to success. […]

How to Prepare for a Tornado

Tornadoes are one of the natures most violent storms and can cause death, injury, and destruction within seconds. About 1,200 tornadoes hit the United States every year, and they can strike in any season and in every state. September is National Preparedness Month and is now the time to make sure you have the tools […]

Are you Prepared for a Flood or Hurricane?

How to prepare for a flood

Did you know floods are one of the most common hazards in the Unites States, and coastal areas are at greater risk of flooding during hurricane season from June to November? September is National Preparedness Month and is the perfect time to learn what protective measures to take before, during and after a flood or […]

DucTales – Providing the cleanest indoor air quality

DucTales Providing the Cleanest Indoor Air Quality

Based on an interview with Paul Schulze, Blackmon Mooring Vice President In 1948, Blackmon Mooring founders began a furniture re-upholstery business in Fort Worth. After the Trinity River levee broke in May of 1949, our founders were there to help clean up in the aftermath of the major flooding. It was their first foray into […]

Potential Energy Savings

How can air duct cleaning reduce energy costs in your home or office

It takes a lot of energy to heat and cool your home or business. In fact, studies have shown that heating, ventilating and air conditioning accounts for 30% of the energy used in the average home or small business. And in larger buildings, heating and air conditioning can account for almost half of the monthly […]

Indoor Air Quality Concerns

Indoor Air Quality Concerns

When thinking about air pollution, words that might come to mind are smog, greenhouse gasses, and global warming. Although these issues have been problems for decades, it hasn’t been until recently that we have acknowledged the significance of a cleaner environment and identified ways to help improve outdoor air quality. What about indoor air quality? […]

Earthquakes: Drop, Cover and Hold On

Preparing for an earthquake

You can’t anticipate when an earthquake will happen, or where it will happen. The only thing you can do is plan ahead. Are you prepared for an earthquake? What is an earthquake exactly? An earthquake is the sudden, rapid shaking of the earth, caused by the breaking and shifting of subterranean rock as it releases […]