What To Do When Your Area Is At Risk Of A Major Flood


Knowing that there is a possibility that a flood could affect your area can be terrifying news. For example, if it's in the forecast that your area will be affected by a hurricane or another major storm, you might be really concerned that a flood could affect your home. There is obviously nothing that you can do to stop this, but there are steps that you can take to prepare.

18 August 2018

It Shouldn't Be Ignored: 4 Reasons You Should Take Your Mold Problem Seriously


If you've discovered mold growing in your home, don't leave it there. Mold is a serious problem that needs to be taken care of quickly, thoroughly, and permanently. It's not something that should be taken lightly. It's also not something that should be handled as a do-it-yourself project, especially if you've got a large area that's covered with mold. If you're still thinking about leaving it alone, here are four important reasons why you shouldn't ignore mold removal.

21 March 2018

Insight To Help You Clean Up And Restore Your Hardwood Floors After Water Damage


When you discover a water leak in your home, whether is has recently begun or has been occurring over a long period of time, you will need to clean it up and dry out the area quickly to restore your home. Here are some instructions to help you deal with a water leak on your wood floors and restore them. Remove the Water The first step in restoring your wood flooring is to clean up the water to prevent further moisture saturation.

29 November 2017

3 Things Necessary When Dealing With Excessive Water Damage


Have you recently moved to an area where a flooded home is a definite possibility? Not simply from a river or a stream but also from a frozen pipe potentially bursting in the middle of winter? Whatever the cause, dealing with a water damage can be challenging. For serious flooding, you should certainly hire a professional company to come out and restore the damaged section. But since they may not be able to start work immediately, especially in the case of widespread flooding, here are some things that you should do while you're waiting:

18 June 2017

Benefits That Will Come From Waterproofing Your Basement


As a homeowner, you may want to consider hiring someone to waterproof your basement. To help you understand why this is so important, you will want to take a look at the following benefits that come from this type of work. Increased Energy Efficiency When you have all of the walls in the basement waterproofed, you will find that the entire home will be more energy efficient, especially if you had cracks in the walls.

13 July 2016

The Praises Of Razing: When The Only Way To Restore Property Is To Tear It Down


There are many reasons why damage contractors would opt to raze your home to the ground. Most of the reasons relate to total restoration expense versus the cost of razing and rebuilding. Here are the reasons why your damage contractor might suggest tearing down your home and rebuilding it instead of restoring affected areas. The Mold Is Lethal and Widespread That little patch of mold you see in your attic may not be so little.

3 June 2015

How To Make Your Janitorial Company Stand Out


When you run a janitorial company, you provide the cleaning and maintenance needs of many businesses and homes. Make your company stand out among your competitors by adding a few needed services to your resume. Flood damage and restoration When a business or residence experiences a flood, what they are left with is a pool of water and possible damage to flooring, walls, and furniture. Businesses and homeowners often hire professional water restoration companies or damage contractors to clear the damage for them and make their property useable again.

6 April 2015