AAA Standard Services celebrates 50th anniversary

By Matthew Kent

Stephen Johnson (left) is seen with his father Dale, who founded AAA Standard Services in  1964. Stephen is now leading the Toledo-based company as its president after Dale retired on  April 1.

Stephen Johnson (left) is seen with his father Dale, who founded AAA Standard Services in
1964. Stephen is now leading the Toledo-based company as its president after Dale retired on
April 1.

A Toledo-based business that offers specialized cleaning services involving tile floor maintenance, carpet and upholstery cleaning and mold remediation plans to celebrate its 50th anniversary this month. AAA Standard Services, which was established by Dale Johnson in 1964, has become known as a successful commercial and disaster cleaning business. Their services include fire and water damage restoration services and biohazard clean-up with the company making itself on-site at most disaster locations across southeastern Michigan and northwestern Ohio within an hour to help minimize damages. The company plans to celebrate with a party from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Aug. 23 that is geared toward its customers and insurance agents it does business with, said Stephen S. Johnson, who took over the family-owned business as its President after Dale retired on April 1 of this year. “AAA has hired Kentucky Chrome to be the live band during this event and we will also have The Bouncy Thing for the children to have fun in with a clown who will also do face painting for the kids. Chicken kabobs, drinks and an ice cream machine will be on hand for all guests,” Stephen said. AAA Standard Services’ in-house electronics lab tests and also repairs any disaster-related electronics. The firm’s electronics team, which offers regular computer maintenance services, can help repair electronic components if lightning damages them. In addition, AAA Standard Services also provides continuing education credit courses for insurance agents in Ohio and Michigan. Show your support for local businesses! Call AAA Standard Services at 419-535-0274; visit AAA Standard Services at 4117 South Ave., Toledo; email Stephen at ssjohnson@bex.net; or visit the website at http://www.aaastandardservices.com.