Prepare Your Property for Winter

Winter snow and cold temperatures can leave homeowners with property damage, including ice dams, water damage, fire and soot and mold. But there are steps you can take BEFORE the first snowflake flies to avoid property damage disasters from occurring. WINTER CHECKLIST ATTIC:  Inspect for water stains on the underside of the roof sheathing. Be […]

Eliminating Odor after a House Fire

Eliminating Odor After a Fire A property emergency like a fire or water loss can leave your home or place of business with offensive lingering odors. Smoke odor is particularly stubborn, as is the musty smell of mold or mildew. Industrial accidents involving chemical spills or biohazardous waste can produce noxious odors that can be […]

Water Loss? What you Need to Know!

Water Loss? What You Need to Know! If you’re a property owner that has sustained a water damage loss, the following questions and answers  may be useful when navigating through the cleanup process: Q: WHAT EFFECTS WILL WATER DAMAGE HAVE ON MY HOME? Direct water contact will cause immediate damage to many materials in your […]

Spring Flooding

Spring Flooding As we head into spring, thoughts of burst pipes and ice dams will fade away, but all may not be sunny and dry.  This spring you need to be aware of flooding caused by heavy rains and rapid snow melt.  Water can enter our homes in several ways: surface water can flow over […]