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smoke, fire, and water damage - can you repair it?

Has your home suffered damage from smoke, fire or water? Do you know how to effectively clean up the damage and restore your home to livable and beautiful condition? Do you think that this type of damage can be repaired without professional assistance? In some cases, you may be right, but other times, it is important to call in the professional restoration contractors to assist you. What could go wrong if you tried to do the cleanup and repair work yourself? Learn what could happen to your home if you try to make these repairs without learning how to do it properly and avoiding calling in the professionals.

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Unsure About Crawl Space Waterproofing? 3 Things Homeowners Should Know
18 June 2019

Horror movies often use the crawl space of a house

Thin Walls, Lots Of Pipes: What May Be There That You Cannot See
16 October 2018

Some old homes have kitchens in the backs of the h

3 Common Causes Of Broken Plumbing
3 June 2018

Your home's plumbing system is extremely durable,

Myths Concerning Mold Remediation
23 February 2018

There are many different problems that individuals

Bathroom Remodeling Tips When Mold Has Taken Over
20 June 2017

Does your home have water damage? If so, you are l

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Unsure About Crawl Space Waterproofing? 3 Things Homeowners Should Know

Horror movies often use the crawl space of a house as a foreboding dumping ground for dead bodies or a suitable habitat for equally frightening live characters, mutant snakes, or spiders. In reality, however, the crawl space of the average home should never be allowed to stay or become this type of scary place. Since moisture is often one of the most common issues with crawl spaces, taking steps to waterproof them is a critical step in helping homeowners achieve their goal of turning a frightening or dangerous crawl space into a safe, dry part of their home's structure. Read More 

Thin Walls, Lots Of Pipes: What May Be There That You Cannot See

Some old homes have kitchens in the backs of the houses. These kitchens usually run their plumbing in the backmost wall. The trouble with this location for pipes is that they are in thin walls, with little covering, and they are dangerously close to the changing temperatures outside. If there is another room or space on the opposite wall behind the area where all of the plumbing is, then this room is in equal danger of water damage if the pipes ever burst or rot apart. Read More 

3 Common Causes Of Broken Plumbing

Your home's plumbing system is extremely durable, made out of high impact plastic or metal that can withstand a variety of different temperatures, environmental factors, and of course the pressure of the water that it carries. However, no matter how durable your plumbing may be, it is still possible for pipes to burst or break open, which can cause significant amounts of water damage and cause a huge disruption to the operation of water fixtures and appliances within your home. Read More 

Myths Concerning Mold Remediation

There are many different problems that individuals will find that they will have to address when it comes to their homes. Unfortunately, misinformation and a lack of experience can make this much more difficult for individuals to do. While mold issues are fairly routine structural issues, this is a problem that homeowners may be misinformed about, which could lead to complications as they attempt to address this issue. Myth: Mold Is Only Caused By Large Amounts Of Water Damage Read More 

Bathroom Remodeling Tips When Mold Has Taken Over

Does your home have water damage? If so, you are likely aware that water damage can cause a number of issues such as mold growth. Perhaps mold is already present in your property and you are making plans for mold remediation. The damaged building materials will likely need to be removed and replaced. This is why some people choose to perform home remodeling at the same time that the remediation efforts take place. Read More