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The High Stakes of Earthquakes – Are you Prepared?

It’s common knowledge that people who live along our nation’s West Coast are at greater risk of experiencing the damaging effects of an earthquake, but that doesn’t mean you’re not at risk if you live further inland. All U.S. states and territories are at some risk for earthquakes, which can happen any time of year. […]

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 […]

New Orleans, A Look Back

If you follow us on social media, you may have seen that our company exhibited at the RIMS Conference this past spring. RIMS is a Society for Risk Managers that has a large conference every year that travels around the country. As you can imagine, Risk Managers rely on companies like ours to provide service […]

Logistically Strong

I believe the heart of our company is our people. Our 67-years of technical expertise is the brains. The dedication and front line involvement of our leaders are the backbones. And, logistics is the muscle. In my view, a company’s growth and effectiveness are based on how Logistically Strong they are. Just like athletes train to get bigger, faster and […]

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? […]

What is BMS Global?

Remember when Captain Sully Sullenberger safely guided a crippled Airbus down into the Hudson River? Or when a 777 crashed on landing in San Francisco? Those two events and dozens of other major transportation accidents have something in common that might surprise you: BMS played a key role in the responses. Aviation and transportation customers […]

Epic Flooding. How Much Is Too Much?

Texas and Oklahoma residents have been praying for rain after several years of drought causing some towns to take drastic measures. This past May, everything changed, with many areas reporting more than 200 percent of their normal precipitation in just 60 days. That large amount of rain does not come without consequences. As homes and […]

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 […]