David Oakes

David Oakes

David Oakes has worked in the cleaning and restoration field since 1973. He consults for both restoration contractors and insurance companies. Oakes is an RIA Certified Restorer, holds multiple IICRC certifications, and is an IICRC-approved instructor. He served as vice chairman of the ANSI/S540 committee and chairman for development of the TCST certification program.

Articles by David Oakes

February 13, 2020 David Oakes

Expediting the Drying Cycle

Facility Management

Understanding evaporation and how drying equipment is used can be advantageous for facility managers who do water restoration in-house as well as those who hire restorative drying professionals to handle remediation.