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Pitfalls of DIY Mold Remediation

Jul 29, 2021

Pitfalls of DIY Mold Remediation

Professional mold remediation can be a pricey venture, so DIY removal is often tempting.  Unfortunately, DIY mold removal is often ineffective.

How Mold Impacts Indoor Air Quality

Jul 15, 2021

How Mold Impacts Indoor Air Quality

The presence of mold and mold spores in a building can have an adverse effect on indoor air quality, severely impacting the health and well-being of those inside, particularly those with pre-existin...

What To Do About a Flooded House

Jul 15, 2021

What To Do About a Flooded House

When your basement or crawl space floods, the source of the water intrusion dictates whether or not your insurance policy covers the loss.

Plumbing Leaks Often Cause Mold Damage

Jul 12, 2021

Plumbing Leaks Often Cause Mold Damage

No matter the size, leaky plumbing can cause a variety of problems including water damage leading to the eventual growth of mold and mildew.  Because pipes are typically located within the wall...

Got Mold In Your Attic? You Probably Have a Roof Leak

Jul 12, 2021

Got Mold In Your Attic? You Probably Have a Roof Leak

Small roof leaks don’t seem like they would cause a lot of damage, but the destructive power of water should never be underestimated.   A leaking roof doesn’t stop at structural...

Water Damage Cleanup Mistakes

Jun 15, 2021

Water Damage Cleanup Mistakes

You may think you can clean up minor water damage on your own. Read on to learn about some common pitfalls related to DIY water damage restoration .

Moisture Meters: Essential Equipment for Water Mitigation

May 15, 2021

Moisture Meters: Essential Equipment for Water Mitigation

A qualified water mitigation technician will rely on moisture meters to determine where drying equipment should be placed and how long it needs to run.

What to Do About Water-Damaged Hardwood Floors

Apr 15, 2021

What to Do About Water-Damaged Hardwood Floors

Water and hardwood floors aren't friends. Knowing how to evaluate the damage will help to determine the next steps.

Signs of a Hidden Water Leak

Mar 15, 2021

Signs of a Hidden Water Leak

Water damage isn't always a sudden flood. Sometimes water leaks can cause the same level of destruction as emergency water damage. Here are the signs to look for.

The Insurance F-Bomb: Flood

Feb 15, 2021

The Insurance F-Bomb: Flood

Using the right word for your water damage from your first call with the insurance company may mean the difference between a covered loss and out-of-pocket expense.