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Michelle Blevins

Michelle joined R&R in April 2015 and oversees all the editorial content that goes into every issue. Michelle works with top companies across the United States on hot topics that center in and around the disaster restoration industry. She also focuses much of her efforts on multimedia. She can be reached at

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Coronavirus: Understanding Effective Disinfection Options | R&R Roundtable

Posted by Michelle Blevins on 3/17/20


Editor’s Note: Since the first wave of news about coronavirus/COVID-19 hit the U.S. in January, R&R has been committed to delivering as much information to restoration and remediation contractors as possible. This effort has included a number of video interviews with experts on a variety of topics related to disinfection services – including protocols, best practices, liability insurance and legal concerns, education on the virus itself, and options for chemicals, systems, and equipment that have been tested again pathogens similar to COVID-19. This R&R Roundtable brings in scientists and product experts to discuss several options contractors have for effective disinfection, and to provide data to prove efficacy. Conversations like this are meant to gather important information in one place to allow contractors to then form their own, educated decisions. Keep in mind, it is critical to be properly trained and to have written protocols and contracts in place before offering services like this.

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Topics: Research, Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: Smoke Odor Removal Tips Using Hydroxyl Generators

Posted by Michelle Blevins on 12/13/18

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Topics: Ask the Expert

Tackling Fire Damage & Odor Removal at Massive Indoor Sports Facility

Posted by Michelle Blevins on 12/12/18

Editor’s Note: ServiceMaster by Disaster Recon is among the top 10 ServiceMaster franchises for commercial mitigation work. Owned by Greg Dennison, the company is always growing, expanding, and tackling big jobs with big success. Meet Greg, and hear about a recent large loss job, in this R&R Q&A!

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Topics: Case Studies