Having an upstairs laundry room continues to be a preferred feature for many people. As opposed to having a laundry machine in the basement, being able to complete laundry in the bedrooms can add a lot of convenience and help you avoid having to carry heavy bags of laundry up and down the stairs each day. While there are advantages that come with having laundry upstairs, there are also additional risks. One risk is that there will be a leak, burst hose, or other water issues that could cause significant flooding and interior damage. Fortunately, there are tips that can... View Article
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One of the biggest assets that someone will ever own is their home. As this is also where you will spend a lot of time, you will want to ensure that it is safe and in good condition. One hazard to always keep in mind and ensure you are doing your best to protect yourself against is the risk of fire. If a fire damages your home, it could cause serious damage and even be a serious safety hazard. You should be aware of and avoid various common causes of house fires. Fires Caused by Cooking Most people will cook... View Article
Mold is a word that strikes fear in the hearts of many homeowners. And for good reason! Mold can cause serious health problems, from respiratory problems to skin irritation. Not to mention, it can wreak havoc on your home, causing structural damage and destroying your belongings. If your home has been affected by flooding, you’ll need to take steps to clean up any mold that may have formed. Instead of going the DIY route, you should consider hiring a mold remediation contractor. They have the tools, knowledge, and experience to get rid of the mold for good. 1. Open Up the... View Article
It’s never fun to deal with water damage, whether it’s from floods, storms, burst pipes, or other accidents. But if you have the unfortunate luck of dealing with water damage caused by a fire, there are some special considerations. Here are some tips on how to clean up the water damage from a fire at your property: 1. Be Aware of the Health Hazards Any time there is water damage, there is a risk of mold and other bacteria growth. This is especially true after a fire, when soot and other debris may be in the water. Be sure to... View Article
Are you worried that your basement seems damp, there’s a musty smell in the laundry room, or you have noticed a crack in your roof? You have a reason to be concerned. Maybe there’s water damage somewhere in your home. Water damage can hit your home in different ways, but the outcome is always the same: pricey repairs, a call to your insurance company, and a thousand more hitches. We understand that you’d love the peace that comes with knowing that you can always detect signs of water damage in your home, even when it isn’t so obvious. We’re here... View Article
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