Our homes may be getting smarter due to smart home technology, but they are still vulnerable to disasters like water leaks, flooding, and fires that can cause serious property damage. Fortunately, there are many smart home devices available that can help you protect your home from these disasters.
Winter storm and water damage is irksome. Mold growth and structural damage, floor separation and discoloration, can occur within hours. Follow these tips to avoid winter storm damage and protect your home.
Residential homes are especially vulnerable to water damage during the winter season. Three main types of winter water damage are common when the weather is below freezing. Read More …
It is very important to notice if there are any water leaks in your home or business and react to them immediately or the damage will get much worse. Follow these suggestions to recognize the early signs of a leak so you can stop them before they can cause problems.
The immediate aftermath of a fire is a confusing time. There are so many things that need to be done right away and you hardly know where to start. Forgetting something can often lead to more trouble in the future, so make sure you check these FAQs so you know what to do if you find yourself dealing with fire damage.
Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can!
We can all take action to prepare for natural disasters, by training how to respond during an emergency and what to do when disaster strikes. The following resources can help you prepare.
As much as you’ve enjoyed having your kids around for the summer, their return to school presents a great opportunity to get your house cleaned before colder weather sets in. Throughout most of the summer with kids coming in and out your house was exposed to dirt and pollen. Now that the kids are back to school, it is time to clean up your home and get ready for the fall. Hope you will find helpful the following house cleaning tips.
Water and fire damage disasters have absolutely no sense of timing. In these cases, it’s vital to call for 24/7 emergency services as soon as the damage has been noticed. The damage will only get worse as time goes on. By calling an emergency restoration services company, you save yourself a great deal of trouble, both immediately and in the future.
It is very important to always keep your basement protected from excess water because even a small leak in the foundation can lead to major issues over time. Installing a sump pump and keeping it maintained is perhaps the most effective way to keep water out of your basement. The following comprehensive tips will help you effectively prevent basement flooding and ensure that your sump pump doesn’t overflow or malfunction.
The Chicago area is experiencing consistently nice weather and with the Fourth of July just a few weeks away, we are officially in grilling season. The smell of grilled burgers and hot dogs is one of the things we love most about the summer. However, without proper fire safety when grilling, you can end up cooking more than just your hot dogs.