Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Mold Removal?

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Mold Removal?

Got mold? It can usually be found somewhere in most homes. A few mold spores can be harmless unless they have enough moisture to thrive and spread – creating giant mold colonies that can become toxic, smelly and hard to remediate.  Pervasive mold can also begin to cause structural damage and … [Read more...]

Do I Need My Ducts Cleaned?

Do I Need My Ducts Cleaned?

As the temperature starts to cool, heating the home for comfort is top-of-mind for many homeowners.  However, it’s what’s out of sight—the tucked away air ducts—that should cause some concern.   Every fall/winter season, there’s an uptick in energy bills and even worse, respiratory health … [Read more...]

Tackling DIY Mold Removal

Tackling DIY Mold Removal

In about 40% of American homes you can find mold problems. Many homeowners try to tackle the problem themselves, and there are some good methods to remediate mold on your own, especially if the problem is in a relatively small area (less than 10 sq. feet). Also, as long as your home doesn’t contain … [Read more...]

Locating a Leak in a Finished Basement

Have you spotted signs of a water leak in your finished basement? The source of such leaks can be tricky to spot, now that there is drywall, carpeting and a ceiling in place. And, if you don’t know where the water is coming from, what can you do to stop it?  If you are like most homeowners, you’d … [Read more...]

Water Damage?  Why it’s Important to Use Certified Technicians

Water Damage? Why it’s Important to Use Certified Technicians

Water Damage?  Why it’s Important to Use Certified Technicians A flooded basement emergency can inspire panic in most homeowners or business owners. Your first thought is to just get that water out of there before more damage is done. But, in your haste to remove the water, don’t be vulnerable to … [Read more...]

Removing Basement Odor

Removing Basement Odor

After a flood, the water cleanup is just one part of the job. Nasty odors can be left behind once the waters recede. To make the basement area a usable space once again, homeowners must deodorize their homes. Here are some steps to take to remove that stench. Be sure that all remaining … [Read more...]

Hot Water Heater Leaking?

Hot Water Heater Leaking?

Hot water heater leaking? It is certainly an unsettling feeling. You happen to take a quick peek at your hot water heater and realize a puddle of water sits around it. If it is an older hot water heater, the leak is an almost sure sign that it needs to be replaced. Do not hesitate. If you fail to … [Read more...]

Flood Damage 101: 10 Steps to Recovery

Flood Damage 101: 10 Steps to Recovery

Sometimes, when it rains it pours. And then you’re up an infamous creek without a paddle, trying to figure out how to care for a flooded home or property. Given the emotional and physical toll flooding can take on you, it’s only understandable that you might struggle a bit with figuring out the next … [Read more...]

Are Mold Allergies Making You Sick?

Are Mold Allergies Making You Sick?

THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF MOLD ALLERGIES Do your allergies flare up when it rains? If so you may be suffering from a mold allergy. While mold allergies are far from lethal, they can seriously take their toll. Below, we’ll provide you with ways to recognize when a moldy menace is growing in your … [Read more...]

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