Posts in the News & Press Category

BMS CAT Acquires Diamond Restoration

BMS CAT Acquires Diamond Restoration Acquisition strengthens BMS CAT’s national footprint BMS CAT is proud to announce the acquisition of Diamond Restoration based in Charlotte, North Carolina. “We could not be more excited about this opportunity, as it allows us to combine the strong local reputation that Diamond Restoration boasts in the Charlotte area with […]

How to Prevent Flood Damage in Your Home

What if your whole life washed away in a single day? It may sound like a horrific nightmare, but this is a grim reality for many homeowners whose house has flooded. Fortunately, there are some easy tips to help prevent your home from flooding, and can save you thousands of dollars and countless hours of […]

7 Signs You Need Professional Smoke Residue Restoration

What if it only took a moment to completely ruin your home? Small fires from candles, ovens and electrical damage can quickly turn into a major inferno. Even if you or the fire department put the flames out very quickly, there will be smoke residue that may have soaked into every inch of your home. […]


On September 30th, 2019, Blackmon Mooring & BMS CAT completed a sale to AEA Investors LP, a leading private equity firm based in New York. The acquisition allows for growth and expansion opportunities, while maintaining exceptional operational response throughout the nation.   Blackmon Mooring & BMS CAT will continue to manage and operate all 17 […]

Home Fire Evacuation Plan: What to do before, during and after a fire

Having to evacuate your home because of a fire may be one of the most scary things that can happen to a homeowner. It means that you could be in incredible danger, and it might mean that your home could be completely lost. An evacuation means you have to move quickly and effectively, while making […]

Customer Service Through a Disaster

Hurricane season is here. Every year, it looms over our heads threatening to disrupt our lives. At Blackmon Mooring & BMS CAT, hurricanes and other area wide disasters can become a central part of our lives. After fourteen years here, hurricane season has become an annual phase of my life much like back to school […]

Why 2019 Could be a Record-Setting Year for Flooding

Why 2019 could be a record-setting year for flooding When it comes to flooding, there’s no off-season. Floods can strike at any time, almost anywhere, and only increase in threat with the onset of hurricane season. This may explain why every state in the continental U.S. has experienced some form of flooding over the past […]

Why Time Is of the Essence When It Comes to Fire Damage Restoration

Startled by the sound of a fire alarm going off, you’re suddenly awake in the middle of the night. You rush out of bed and get yourself and your family out of the house. Once you and your family are safe, you call the fire department to come and calm the flames. After the smoke […]

7 Tips to Panic Proof Your Evacuation Plan

During an emergency evacuation, panic is your enemy. Prepare everyone with these 7 tips for an effective evacuation plan. No one likes to think about disasters, but the truth is they happen. In some ways, companies have become better at preparing for disasters. Actions such as earthquake-proofing your business are possible. Panic never helps anybody. It simply […]

How to Detect Mold in Your House

The Mold Monster: How to Detect Mold in Your House Are you worried that mold may be present in your home?  Here in 2019, it’s estimated that 40 percent of American households have health and safety hazards. Out of these dangers, the presence of mold is one of the most common issues facing homeowners today.  Not only […]