How to Prepare for a Hurricane

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

It’s essential to prepare for a hurricane, even if you don’t live in an area where they often strike. A hurricane can be on the horizon in the blink of an eye and easily cause widespread devastation. How prepared you are will determine how quickly you can recover from the aftermath of the hurricane. Today’s […]

What’s Included in Mold Remediation?

What’s Included in Mold Remediation?

The thought of mold in your home is the stuff nightmares are made of, so it’s important to call a professional mold remediation team right away. So how do you know if you need it? If your home suffered a flood, a leak, or any other water damage, there’s a good chance you’ll need someone […]

Things You Can Do to Prevent Common Causes of House Fires

Things You Can Do to Prevent Common Causes of House Fires

Every year, house fires kill over 3,000 people and are responsible for $6.9 billion in property damage. Cooking, running your heater, and having faulty appliances are leading causes of house fires. It only takes 30 seconds for a small blaze to turn into a roaring fire that destroys your home.  Fires are no laughing matter; […]

What is a Negative Air Machine?

What is a Negative Air Machine?

A negative air machine controls the air in the room by either preventing good air from leaving or bad air from entering the room. Rooms with negative air are essential to prevent the spread of serious illnesses. Their primary use is the healthcare settings, but you can also use them at home or in commercial […]

What Does a Storm-Damaged Roof Look Like?

What Does a Storm-Damaged Roof Look Like?

You’ll want to inspect your roof for damage after a storm, but you might not know what a storm-damaged roof looks like. You might not even know what to expect when you see your roof. You know there are shingles up there, but how is everything supposed to look?  There’s a good chance you’ve never […]

Is Sewer Backup Dangerous?

Is Sewer Backup Dangerous?

Thankfully, in the 21st century, we have plumbing systems that protect us from sewer backup. But sometimes, things still go wrong, which is why it’s essential to take preventative measures against sewer backup in our homes. You’ll likely notice sewer backup if it’s present in your home. The hydrogen sulfide in sewer gas will make […]

Is Smoke Smell from Fire Dangerous?

Is Smoke Smell from Fire Dangerous?

The smoke smell from a fire is always strong, but is it dangerous to breathe in? Can it hurt you like the flames from a fire? Or is it harmless, something you can ignore? The answer is, smoke smell is hazardous and can cause serious harm to anyone who breathes it in. In today’s blog, […]

How Do You Know if Mold is Behind Drywall?

How Do You Know if Mold is Behind Drywall?

Mold can get anywhere in your home, including your drywall. Mold will grow in any dark, damp place. But while it’s welcome in its natural, outdoor habitat, it can wreak havoc on your home.  Black mold is one of the most common types of mold to grow inside walls. Why? Because wood and drywall are […]

Do You Have Crawlspace Water Damage? How to Know and Fix It

Do You Have Crawlspace Water Damage? How to Know and Fix It

Crawlspace water damage can negatively affect your home without you even knowing it. While water is the worst offender, even moisture can ultimately lead to devastating consequences. So, what problems are we talking about? What can moisture or water damage do to your home? And how do you fix it once you’re aware of it? […]

Fire Damage: Emergency Tips to Prevent Further Damage

Fire Damage: Emergency Tips to Prevent Further Damage

If your home or business has been affected by fire damage, it is essential to take action immediately. The moments after a fire can be overwhelming and stressful. But quickly taking action can prevent further damage to your property. Depending on the severity of the fire, there could be significant damage to the interior and […]