clean up and repair after summer storms

Summer storms can be hard on a home. So, what do you do if your home is damaged by one of these summer storms? Click here for tips.

Discover An Overflowing Basement Toilet? Call A Water Damage Team Fast

2 May 2023
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An overflowing basement toilet that has gone unnoticed can be a big bacterial problem if it isn't treated properly. If you have discovered a broken toilet and your basement is saturated with overflow water, you want to call a water damage restoration team.  Make a call to your insurance company to see if your home insurance policy covers these types of damage. If they do, they may want you to use a specific water damage service provider. Read More …

Do You Need A Mold Test After Your Home Floods?

20 January 2023
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Floods can occur in homes for various reasons, including weather events, burst pipes, and sewer backups. Whatever the case, water on your floor inevitably means excess moisture in your home's air. Even if water is only present for a short while, you can expect it to soak into the drywall, wood, carpeting, fabrics, and other porous materials in your home. While you may not notice the change in air humidity, these materials will retain enough moisture to make an excellent medium for mold growth. Read More …

Does Your Home Have Water Damage? 3 Signs To Watch Out For

22 July 2022
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A range of aspects makes your home prone to water damage, which includes: Leaky pipes Heavy rain or snowfall Faulty air conditioning unit Overflowing sinks, bathtubs, or toilets Water damage is a significant hazard. First, water damage may cause substantial structural damage that may necessitate expensive repairs. Moreover, water offers a perfect environment for mold to grow. Not only is mold unsightly, but it also causes respiratory problems for you and your family. Read More …

Water Table Is Higher? Prevent Damage To Your Foundation By Waterproofing

22 December 2021
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Most homeowners are aware of the fact that an increase in groundwater around their home can increase their risks of having a flooded basement, such as when there's a heavy rainfall. These types of flooding conditions are generally temporary in nature. However, water tables and aquifers can change over time, which can cause basements to continually be flooded or wet and can also damage the structural integrity of your foundation walls. Read More …

Advantages Of Hiring 24-Hour Water Mitigation Services

13 October 2021
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Even though water is critical for the overall functioning of your home, it is worth noting that this resource can quickly turn into a menace when it is no longer in a controlled environment. And one of the dangers posed to residences is damaged plumbing networks since you can never know when your system will stop working. Anything from a burst mainline to leaking pipes can lead to flooding in your house. Read More …

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clean up and repair after summer storms

Summer storms can be hard on a home. Roofing, siding, windows and basements can all quickly get damaged by a single powerful storm that blows through town. So, what do you do if your home is damaged by one of these summer storms? I created this blog after going through the clean up and repair process twice in a single summer. I have learned a lot about what to do before the damage repair contractors arrive to help minimize the damage that the home sustains. I hope that you find these tips as helpful as I have during the stressful time of clean up and repair.