Certified Home Improvement Contractor (PA4373)
In 2008, the Pennsylvania Legislature passed the Home Improvement Consumer Protection Act. The law requires that all contractors who perform at least $5,000 worth of home improvements per year register with the Attorney General's Office. As of July 1, 2009, consumers in Pennsylvania will be able to verify registration with the state office by visiting their website or by calling the toll-free hotline.
Certified Microbial/Mold Remediator (CMR)
Highest level of certification for mold remediation experts awarded by the Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA). The CMR training and coursework recognizes professionals who meet the highest standards identifying and removing indoor microbiological contaminants.
Certified Restorer (CR)
Through the Restoration Industry Association, the Certified Restorer (CR) Certification Program focuses on damage repair and raising committed restorers to a higher level of professional ability and is widely recognized as the pre-eminent training program in damage repair.
Quality Restoration Vendor (QRV Level)
Established in 1991, the ServiceMaster CleanŽ QRV Network has been a solution for insurance industry professionals in identifying franchisees committed to providing superior, consistent disaster mitigation services. Church Restoration Group owns and operates three ServiceMaster Disaster Restoration franchises in the Pittsburgh market as ServiceMaster by Mistick.
Water Loss Specialist (WLS)
Specialized training in water damage awarded by the Association of Specialists in Cleaning and Restoration.