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When To Hire Toxic Waste Removal Services

For regular commercial waste, you have a dumpster outside the building or perhaps a recycle collection service for paperwork and other appropriate items. Toxic waste requires a different type of disposal service. Toxic waste which can potentially...

How Successful Property Preservation Services Can Help

Preservation services are vital in the real estate industry. In most cases, financial institutions are the principal users of the preservation services. The institutions use these services on properties that are involved in foreclosure. Below are...

Health Hazards Of Asbestos

Refesher–What is Asbestos? Asbestos is a group of minerals that fall under the classification of fibrous crystals. Asbestos minerals are commonly referred to by their color (blue asbestos, white asbestos, etc.). Asbestosis fibers are...

When To Hire Property Preservation Services

As an investor, you may have a vacant property that needs to be preserved and maintained. Property preservation services are the solution for you as they work on behalf of the loan services to keep your property safe and well-maintained both inside...

Asbestos- What You Need To Know

What is it? Asbestos is the name given to a group of minerals which occur in the environment naturally. They are bundles of fibers which can be separated into thin and durable threads. Because these fibers are resistant to heat, fire, and...

Does A Kitchen Remodel Increase Home Value?

Increasing the value of your home is important whether you're planning to sell or just want more equity. Remodeling part of your home is an excellent way to increase the value if the remodel is done right. This is especially true of the kitchen,...

How Often Should You Inspect Your Smoke Alarm?

Smoke alarms are preventive household equipment that are often forgotten about. Most people forget to inspect their smoke alarms and just assume that in the event of a fire, their smoke alarm will alert them. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the...

When Should You Inspect Your Roof for Damaged Shingles?

You should inspect your roof for damaged shingles at least once a year. The inspection can be done from the ground or on the roof, and inspections are best done in the spring or fall, before and after seasons with extreme weather. If you do this...

When Should You Clean Out Your Chimney/Fireplace?

Inspections should take place once a year, along with other heating appliances such as furnaces and stoves. Inspections are important in order to prevent problems from occurring in the future and fix any current problems your chimney and fireplace...

When to change/clean your HVAC air filters?

It’s important to change and clean your HVAC air filters routinely in order to ensure your system is working efficiently, which will in turn keep the costs of energy down. Although there is not a set number of times you should change or clean your...

Terri Martin, TCF National Bank

Good Afternoon, I am Danielle Dorsch’s Step Mother and she contacted you today because our furnace went out.  Her father just had a Liver Transplant and cannot afford to get cold or sick.  She contacted you this morning and you showed...

Benefits of Professional Heating System Inspection

Having routine professional heating system inspections ensures your heating system is performing at a high standard. Whether a residential or commercial building, we can perform a heating system inspection for you. A heating system inspection is...

How Can Winterization Help You?

Winterizing your property will prepare your house for colder weather and prevent problems from occurring. Winterization will prevent water damage, stop ice dams from building up and will minimize the opportunity for pipes to burst. What Should I Do...

What is Property Winterization?

Property Winterization is a process where you prepare your home for vacancy or cold temperatures. This process involves preparing your plumbing systems and ensuring leaks don’t occur and pipes don’t burst. If winterized properly, your property...

Gary P, Plymouth, MI

I hired OnSite to haul some “junk” from my garage. He responded Quickly to my e-mail. Was prompt and on time for the project. They were pleasant to work with. I would highly recommend them for other projects that I might have or for referrals.

Gerald A. Lickey Jr, Crestwood High School

Dear OnSite Solutions, I would first of all like to say, Thank You so much for your support in helping my students put on Crestwood High School’s first annual car show. Without your help and support it would not have turned out be to as great of a...

Bill J, Detroit, MI

OnSite Solutions were very professional and timely with their delivery of the dumpster. Their pricing is in line or slightly lower than the other quotes I received. The dumpster cam on a trailer so it was easy for them to drop off and pick up. They...

What is Seasonal Property Maintenance?

Along with a home maintenance checklist, it’s important to know which home checks are appropriate and necessary for specific times of the year. For instance, there are specific checks you should do monthly, four times a year and twice a year, but...

Home Maintenance Checklist

It’s critical to maintain your property, be it a home or an office building. As long as you maintain the interior and exterior of the building, you will prevent future damage from occurring. There are some specific checklist items you should...

Why Should You Renovate Your Home?

There are a variety of reasons why you should renovate your home. It might be that the house is older and needs repairs, or you may want to give your home a new look. You may be considering selling and want your house to look modern and new....

Benefits of Hiring a Handyman

When you need home repairs but aren’t capable of doing them yourself, or don’t have enough time in the day to get them done, you can hire a handyman to help. OnSite Solutions can provide handymen to assist you with a variety of home...

Signs to Test for Mold in the Home

Signs To Test For Mold In The Home Mold thrives on moisture and will multiply quickly in wet or humid environments. If there is moisture in the air, there’s a good chance mold exists somewhere. Mold causes allergies and is unhealthy to be around....

What Is Mold Remediation?

What is Mold Remediation? Part of property preservation is maintaining mold levels in or on you property. Microscopic spores that contain mold exist everywhere, including in the air, so it’s impossible to completely remove mold in any location....

What is Property Maintenance?

Property Maintenance is the act of keeping up with a facility and its’ property. This could involve owned property, property you are leasing or renting, an office building, an apartment complex, or more. Property owners may decide to handle...

What Is Emergency Board Up?

Emergency Board Up is a 24 hour disaster recovery support for victims of disaster. With offices nationwide, Emergency Board Up is the largest system of disaster recovery responders. Each Emergency Board Up office is filled with trained professionals...

When Do I Need to Get an Inspection?

When Do I Need to Get an Inspection? Property inspections are essential for property preservation and should occur at least every 6 months. If you are renting your property, you should do an inspection before a new tenant moves in, after 6 months,...

What is Emergency Board up?

What is Emergency Board up? Emergency Board Up is a 24/7 disaster recovery service that stretches nationwide. Emergency Board Up was established in 2002 as a responder service for victims of disaster. Emergency Board Up trains responders in...

What is Property Preservation?

Have you ever wondered what happens to foreclosed homes or vacant buildings before they’re resold? The time before resale can be a bit tricky since the building needs to stay usable and pretty. That’s why building owners or banks hire property...

Temporary Roof Repair for Leaks

Rain can be a great thing...until it gets inside your home. Most of us start to panic when we hear the “drip-drip” of our uninvited guest. But before you start having visions of being washed away with the rain, there are a couple of steps you...

Dumpster Rental Pros and Cons

If you have massive amounts of clutter, waste, and junk that you need to get rid of, consider renting a dumpster. You can pile up your garbage then have it whisked away to a disposal site so you don’t have to deal with it anymore. Whether you’re...

Benefits of Property Preservation

Property preservation is the process of maintaining an empty home or commercial building. Usually a slow economy is the culprit of people vacating buildings. When these structures are left alone, they begin to deteriorate and can become dangerous....

How to Test a Potentially Leaky Toilet

If you see puddles on your bathroom floor or water spilling over your toilet, it’s clear that your toilet is leaking. However, sometimes a leaky toilet does not provide such obvious signs. Toilet leaks are often silent or are not in clear view, so...

How to Insulate Pipes Outside the Home

Don’t let your pipes freeze this winter! Make sure you wrap at-risk pipes like those in a crawlspace, garage, and especially those outside to avoid expensive water damage costs that could have been avoided. Just think of it as putting a cozy...

How Often Should You Test Your Smoke Alarms?

Smoke alarms are perhaps one of the most important devices to have in your home. They alert you of any smoke so you can evacuate your family to safety. Therefore, you should check your smoke detectors at least once a month and change the batteries...

When to change/clean HVAC air filters

Changing or cleaning of HVAC air filters is an essential part of any commercial or residential building. This should particularly be done during the cooling or heating seasons when the system is used continuously. HVAC air filters need to be...

Benefits of Professional Heating System Inspection

In terms of getting the best performance from your heating system whether in a commercial or residential building, nothing beats a routine professional heating system inspection. Below are some of the benefits: 1. Ensures high quality installation...

How to Properly Close Your Pool

It’s that time of year again! We say goodbye to the warm memories of summer and get ready for the upcoming winter season. One of the most important things you can do to prepare is by correctly shutting down your pool so it’s ready for next...

When Should You Clean Your Chimney and/or Fireplace?

Since we’ll be feeling the chill of winter soon, having a warm fireplace makes all the difference. Though fireplaces are a great way to warm our chilly homes, there is some maintenance required to keep them running the way we need. Why should I...

Winterization Services

Do you own a home that needs to be winterized or de-winterized as the seasons change?  If you are, then you realize the importance of protecting your home against cold conditions and heavy snowfall in the winter.  Locking up your homes, draining...

Wind Damage

It is unfortunate, but damage to your home can occur at any time and without warning.  Such damage may include storm, fire, or even wind damage.  As a homeowner, you need to be able to save your property from any of these circumstances at a...

Why Ice Dams Are Bad For Property Preservation

As the winter season approaches, people around Livonia, Michigan are taking steps to put their homes through the winterization process. But did you know it’s not enough to check your HVAC system or clear out your gutters? If you want your home to...

The Benefits of Gutter Cleaning In Livonia Michigan

When you own a home, a lot of work goes into keeping it in good condition. Some people spend hours vacuuming, sweeping, and wiping the inside of their home. However, you also have to pay attention to the outside of your home – namely, your gutter...

Tips to Help You Fight Against Vandalism

Nobody wants to deal with vandalism – the word alone makes many people shake in their shoes. From stolen cars to graffiti, this problem rears its ugly head around the world. Repairing damage can be an expensive undertaking. This is especially...

Recover From a Storm with OnSite Solutions

Mother Nature can unleash her fury at any time. Hurricanes, thunderstorms, tornadoes, and fires are but a few things people around the world have to deal with. If your home or place of business experiences a storm, you need to get help. OnSite...

Call on the Pros When You Need an Emergency Board Up

While you might not want to think about a disaster happening in your home, there is no way to guarantee something won’t happen. From a fire breaking out from a bad electrical wire to a power outage that leaves you swimming sewage from a failed...

Simple Ways You Can Prevent a House Fire

Renters, homeowners and families continue to be plagued by accidental fires each and every year. With 3,400 people being killed every year in a home fire, it makes it the third most common accidental death inside of the home. When it comes to...

Locked Out of Your Home?

Have you ever walked out of your home and realized that your keys were locked inside? How many times have you come home from vacation and found out that you don’t have the key to your home? Unfortunately, accidents happen all the time. ...

Tips for Handling Temporary Roof Repairs

While you are waiting for a licensed roofing contractor to get to your home, there are a couple different remedies you can take to help repair leaks temporarily. The quicker you can get the leak temporarily taken care of, the better your chances...

How to Handle Fallen Tree Removal

Removing a large tree that has fallen on your property can be a difficult and daunting task to say the least, especially if you aren't too familiar with what you need to do. Often times, a partially fallen tree is worse than one that has fallen...

Top 3 Most Preventable Homeowner’s Insurance Claims

As a homeowner, you always think a disaster will never happen to you. When it does, you begin questioning whether you could have done something to prevent the issue from happening. If you are worried about property preservation, you need to check...

Benefits of Gutter Cleaning

As a homeowner, you perform certain repairs and cleanup duties around the home. One of the biggest that many people often overlook is that of gutter cleaning. Some assume it doesn’t need to be done, while others just don’t have the means to...

Spring Home Cleaning

Property maintenance in Troy, Michigan isn't something that you should ignore. Regardless of whether you think something needs to be done or not, you should go through a checklist to make sure your home is taken care of. Michigan property...

Emergency Winterization Services

If you live in the North East or Mid-West, or anywhere where winter storms are severe, winterizing your home should be your first priority at the onset of winter. If for some reason you’re too busy and don’t feel like bothering with it, then...

How to Winterize Your Home

When you begin winterizing your home, the best place to start is the attic. If your home is heated by a heat pump, your attic should have at least 13 in. of insulation. For homes with furnaces, that depth increases to 16 in. Winterization services...

Property Preservation Services in Royal Oak, Michigan

OnSite Solutions works with property owners and vendors throughout Royal Oak, Michigan to provide high quality property preservation services that ensure better protection and longevity of residential or industrial buildings.  Our property...

Property Preservation Services in Livonia, Michigan

Many people in Livonia, Michigan are often worried about the safety and security of their vacant properties. Yet, they find it a time consuming activity to regularly check on their properties. At Onsite Solutions, we allow our customers an easier...

Winterization Services in Detroit, MI

Quality winterization and de-winterization processes can add to the life of any property by taking the protection against the weather. Winterization is one of the most critical property preservation methods especially if you are living in area...

Winterization Services in Livonia, MI

At OnSite Solutions, we provide winterization and de-winterization as one of our property preservation services to equip homes and offices with strength against the changing weather. We provide customized winterization services to homes, vacant...
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