Post by: Kenzie on Jul 21st 2019
Both gray water and black water are types of wastewater, but if you’re not well versed in their discrepancies you may be wondering what makes one worse than the other, and what can happen if you come into contact with them. While you may not need to know in your day-to-day activities, it’s vital knowledge if your home is flooded with either one. Here are some of the biggest distinctions between clean water, gray water, and black water, brought to you by our water damage experts.
Post by: Kenzie on Jun 15th 2019
Summer is a time for long, stress-free days spent basking in the sunshine, but there are some unpleasant bumps in the road that can threaten to put a damper on the fun; one of the worst of which is sewage-related issues. The warmer months are often the most miserable time to experience sewer difficulties, but it’s also a common period for them to develop. Being aware of the signs of oncoming sewage trouble may help you save time and money when it comes to repairs or, hopefully, prevention. Here are a few of the most common summer sewer problems that could lead to further damage, brought to you by our sewage cleanup experts.
Post by: Kenzie on May 10th 2019
Wildfire season is approaching closer every day, and though you and your family have likely already made a fire safety plan for a safe evacuation, the protection of your family isn’t the only thing you can prepare for. Wildfires can and have done immense destruction to homes across the U.S., but the loss of a home is not always the only outcome of an oncoming blaze. Homes have been known to survive wildfires. And in each case, it’s almost always been because their owners have taken precautionary steps to better defend their homes and property before the threat of a wildfire even came. Here are some ways you can prepare your home to survive a wildfire, brought to you by our fire damage experts.
Post by: Kenzie on Apr 23rd 2019
Earthquakes can occur anytime, anywhere, and they have the potential to cause devastating damage. Knowing what to do if you find yourself caught in one is critical for ensuring your safety and survival. Here are some preparedness tips for before, during, and after an earthquake, brought to you by our disaster restoration experts.
Post by: Kenzie on Mar 15th 2019
March is Flood Safety Awareness month, which makes it the perfect time to learn more about the damage floods can cause and how to deal with the financial aftermath. Floods are common, abrupt, and devastating. It can ruin homes and cause thousands of dollars in repairs, and it can happen to anyone. For many, just as fearful as the loss of precious belongings and an arduous clean-up is the prospect of paying for the damage out of pocket. Flood insurance is often the only difference between a stable recovery and overwhelming debt. Here are just a few of the reasons why flood insurance is so crucially important for every homeowner in the event of flood damage.