As restoration professionals respond to higher standards from many of the nation’s largest insurance companies, applied structural drying training has become a preferred technique. ASD programs offer participants course work, training, and applied practices that integrate classroom theory with real-life experience.

Insurers and consumers may benefit from hiring professionals who understand the use of psychrometry, the scientific standard for the monitoring and control of water damage. Those trained in ASD standards can expect to reduce the cost of Category 1 water damage claims by at least 35 percent.

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