Cardinal Property Management Blog

Monday, October 28, 2013

Cardinal Managers Attend Legal Seminar
All managers from Cardinal Property Management, AAMC/ACMF, recently attended a day-long legal forum sponsored by the Community Associations Institute (CAI). Cardinal has an extensive history of supporting the continuing education of its employees. Held in Irvine, the conference offered a variety of classes for community association manage...

Thursday, September 5, 2013

September is National Preparedness Month
September is National Preparedness Month and the Irvine Police Department Office of Emergency Management would like to encourage Irvine residents to be prepared by making a family plan, stockpiling emergency supplies and knowing how to stay connected to the City. Taking these simple steps will go a long way during a natural disast...

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Fuel Modification Zones
By Park West Landscape Management Deadline for the completion of your fuel modification zones will be here soon. If your community has a fuel mod zone then you know the importance of getting it up to code annually by the required date. It is also very important to follow the written plan if one is in place. If you don’t have a fuel m...

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

“Smart” Irrigation Controllers - What You Need to Know
By: Danny Smith, Water Manager, Park West Landscape Management With summer heat comes the responsibility of keeping your landscapes healthy and attractive. But what steps are your landscapers taking to make sure your thirsty plant palette is being satisfied? As water districts throughout the region begin rolling out tiered-rate structu...

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Is Your Roof Warranty too Good to be True?
Guest post by Mari Fontaine Binder, Fontaine Weatherproofing, Inc. Roofing Warranties can be complicated, confusing, and downright tricky at times, but understanding your warranty doesn’t have to be so difficult. The extra protection a roof warranty offers is quite valuable, but will be meaningless if the warranty is voided. So, it i...

Monday, December 19, 2011

Muy Caliente!
You don’t have to have ESP to know when Taco Tuesday is here. All you have to do is lend an ear! Elite Service Providers (ESP), a team of seven non-competing providers, recently brought tacos and a lunchtime fiesta (complete with mariachis) to the hard-working members of Cardinal’s staff. ESP consists of 24 Hour Restoration, A...

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Termites and Taxes
By Isaac Camacho of Accurate Termite and Pest Control In Southern California termites are like taxes; we all get them and though they come in relatively small amounts at a time, they build up and consume our hard earned money. Just like tax evasion can get you into a whole lot of trouble, so can termite evasion. Approaching the unw...

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Cardinal Staff attends the November 30 Anaheim Ducks hockey game!
Thank you to Las Flores Landscaping for hosting Cardinal at the November 30 Anaheim Ducks hockey game! Gracious hosts Joe and Debbie Hamby (Las Flores owners) shared their suite at the Honda Center with Cardinal employees and their guests. The “goal” was to “skate” into a fun evening. “Net” result? Goal...

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Dan Miller, Project Designer for The Vinyl Fence Co., discusses the benefits of vinyl fencing with several Cardinal managers during a recent Lunch-n-Learn meeting at Cardinal headquarters. We actively support continuing education for all our staff.