Content Restoration Services for Business or Property Damage

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Content restoration services offer several advantages for business and property owners. If your business was not at fault, you will experience faster cleanup with less disruption to customers and employees. Content restoration is also lower in cost than demolition with reconstruction (which can take weeks) and offers protection for future insurance coverage rates as well as potential tax deductions. As

Preparing for the Aftermath of a Natural Disaster or Fire

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When a natural disaster strikes your home, it’s tough to understand the best course of action. Usually, the best outcomes are from homeowners who make preparations and have a plan of action in place. The aftermath of a flood, storm, or fire are best taken care of through careful planning. To help your household prepare for a natural disaster, follow

The Risks of Staying in Your Home or Workplace After a Fire

Interior of a home’s kitchen after a fire, soot-covered wall, fire damage

A fire can be one of the most damaging disasters to take place – whether in your home or place of business. Once the flames are out and the damage is assessed, it can be tough to know when it is safe to go back. The absence of fire isn’t the only factor–lingering effects can also be detrimental to your

How to Identify Wind Damage on Your Home’s Roof

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Seasonal weather can wreak havoc on a building. Storms that reach wind speeds of 45mph or higher will begin to strip shingles, break tree branches, and uproot debris.   Whether you are looking to protect or replace the roof on your home, place of business, or other building, it’s important to know what to look for and how to identify

Protecting Your Home from Seasonal Storm Damage

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It’s the time of year when people are spending more time outdoors. This is partly because the pandemic is beginning to lift and also because the weather promotes more outdoor activity. This time of year also invites some of the most severe storms. Hail, high winds, floods, even tornadoes hit during the warmer seasons. As a homeowner, it’s important to

Repairing and Maintaining Outdoor Spigots as the Cold Weather Goes Away

As the weather starts to warm up, it is time to begin watering your outdoor plants and garden. However, springtime is also when people notice an issue with their outdoor faucets. Hopefully, last autumn you turned off the shutoff valve, capped spigots, and checked for leaks. If you took preventative measures, your outdoor spigots should be just fine this spring.

Why You Need Sewage and Sump Pump Insurance in Your Plan

No one wants to wake up or come home and find that their sump pump has failed or their sewage has backed up. When they fail, they often bring water into your home and can cause a lot of damage. These failures can cause damage to floors, walls, furniture, and personal belongings. Luckily, there is a form of insurance homeowners

What Homeowners Should Do After a Sewer Backup

Of all the maintenance issues your home might face, a sewage backup is possibly the most dangerous. According to the IICRC S500, sewage contains many fungi, bacteria, and viruses, that can lead to diseases and health complications. It can be especially dangerous for the very young, the elderly, and those with compromised immune systems. Aside from your health, a sewer

Spring Mold Growth: Causes and Prevention in Your Home

Spring is here again, and as with any year, homeowners are keeping an eye on a potential danger: mold. Whether hiding in the attic or basement, mold can quickly spread form one small area of your house to the entire ventilation system, making you and your loved ones sick. Mold growth can lead to health problems, exacerbate allergies, and affect

Monitoring your Home for Winter Damage

The last thing you want is to come home after a long day at work and discover that a pipe burst or an ice dam is causing a back-up into your home. That gorgeous powder can cause some major damage inside and outside and leave you scrambling to repair your home. You may even be left with some costly repairs