The most common source of property damage is something that can always be found within every home and building: water. There are many potential sources of water in homes and buildings, and standing water and excess moisture can cause serious
Every homeowner worries about property damage, whether it is caused by a natural disaster or an internal issue. Damaged property threatens your home’s ability to protect you and your family from the weather and can seriously reduce the value of
In Illinois, the temperatures often drop below freezing during the winter season. This can be a concern because you not only need to protect yourself and your family from the frigid weather, but you need to protect your home against
The winter season involves freezing cold temperatures and severe weather that can threaten yours and your family’s safety and well-being. To combat this, you can bundle up with warm attire whenever venturing outside and do what you can to keep
The Winter season is well known for its snow, ice, and severe cold temperatures. Proper fire safety and fire prevention are your best chances at avoiding a home fire this winter season while trying to keep warm. Check out these important tips to keep you and your home safe this holiday season.
According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), 31 percent of home fires between 2011 and 2015 were caused by fireplaces and chimneys, resulting in an estimated 262 million dollars in direct property damage each year. Dancing with fire requires adequate knowledge of fire safety tips.
Throughout the month of October, ServiceMaster has been observing Fire Prevention Month to spread awareness of the most common causes of house fires and provide tips on how to prevent them. October is also the month of Halloween in which
Weather can be unpredictable, and your home might need to be ready for winter sooner than you anticipate. Refer to the following fall home maintenance checklist to help prepare for the winter.
The length of time a property is exposed to water determines the extent of its destruction. Understanding how quickly water damage spreads can motivate homeowners and business owners to promptly address a water damage issue sooner rather than later.
Cleaning a hoarder’s home isn’t as simple as it seems. Find the answers to common hoarding cleaning FAQ and learn more about the hoarding cleaning services ServiceMaster DAK provides.