Community Insider Winter 2017 - Page 42

JW CLEANING, RESTORATION, BUILDING MAINTENANCE C ommunity Insider sat down with Steve Brink, Principal of JW Cleaning, Restoration, Building Maintenance for a candid interview. Community Insider: What are you thankful for? Steve Brink: I am thankful for the support we have received this past year, as we grew and enhanced our services. The support we have received from Managers, Homeowners & Board Members, and Industry Partners alike has been our fuel every day CI: Winter is right around the corner. What are the things you are focusing right now on? SB: Here is a short list of items Managers are having us inspect and perform timely services on right now: • Roofs: inspect, replace loose tiles and check the mastic pipes, vents, roof caps, etc. • Fencing: repair, replace damage posts, railings and palings • Fascia and trim pieces: repair or replace • All flashing material: has it been inspected and re- sealed lately • Stucco screed: make sure there is no dirt up against them and they can drain properly • Sump pumps: clean them, service them and or replace • Common area windows and doors seals: re-check caulking and door thresholds • Outdoor drains: landscape / pool drains have them checked • Outdoor storage areas: are they ready for winter • Electrical boxes: are they properly sealed Cleaning Division: • Full service cleaning division which is overseen by Steve Brink who is an IICRC Master Textile cleaner and more. • All types of floor, carpet, stone, tile and marble cleanings available • Upholstery cleaning • Air and dryer duct cleaning (certified) • Power washing (certified) • Gutter inspection and cleaning (certified) Just a very short list of things we do on a daily basis! • Certified Hoarder Property Clean up specialists (only certified CHPC in SD HOA) CI: What are the core services you provide to the HOA industry? • Bio Trauma and crime scene specialists (SDPD recommended) SB: It’s transparent to our customer, but I have to look at them as three different divisions because of the licenses, certifications and varied quality of highly skilled technicians you need to have on your team in order to provide the high level of service which we are known for….but I assure you, we are one unified team! 42 | SAN DIEGO COMMUNITY INSIDER | WINTER 2017 Emergency Service Division: Full service restoration division from start to finish which is overseen by Steve Brink who is an IICRC Master Water Restorer, a Master Fire/Smoke/Odor specialist, IICRC WWW.CAI-SD.ORG