clean up and repair after summer storms

Summer storms can be hard on a home. So, what do you do if your home is damaged by one of these summer storms? Click here for tips.

After Flood Waters Subside: 3 Ways To Protect Your Home From Future Flooding

12 February 2018
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Dealing with flooded homes is something that most people never forget. When your home is flooded, there is a lot of work getting it put back together, and you will want to do everything in you power to ensure it does not happen again. Some things are unavoidable, but there are some improvements that could save your home in the future. Here are some improvements that could save your home from future flooding: Read More …

3 Steps To Take After Returning To A Flooded Home

26 September 2017
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If your home was damaged by flood water from a natural disaster, as soon as you get home, you are going to want to take some very specific steps to document the damage and begin the recovery process for your home and belongings. #1 Protect Yourself Flood water is not like the water that comes flowing out of your faucet. It is very dirty water that could be contaminated with oils, chemicals, and even raw sewage. Read More …

Why You Should Not Try To Dry Up Your Flooded Basement On Your Own

12 March 2017
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If you have found that your basement has been flooded with a lot of water, it is imperative that you are taking the right steps to have it dried up properly. The best thing for you to do is to have a team of professionals help you dry up your basement instead of you attempting to do it on your own. Understanding why it is best to never do it on your own will ensure that you are hiring the best help and hiring them as quickly as possible. Read More …

2 Dangers Present After a Home Flood & How You Can Clean Them Up

23 September 2015
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A home flood disaster can bring toxins and microorganisms into your home which can put your health and your family's health at risk. Be aware of these two dangers that come with a home flood and how you can remedy them. Mold Growth After your home has become flooded, it is important to dry out all surfaces as soon as possible. Mold can begin to grow on surfaces in your home within24 to 48 hours. Read More …

Water Damage In Your Kitchen? Try These Tips To Clean And Protect Your Appliances

15 September 2015
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If your kitchen sink's pipe comes loose and floods the room with water, take steps to protect your appliances now. Water can damage large and small appliances, such as your fridge and coffee pot, when it comes into contact with them. In addition, water-logged floor tiles and baseboards can develop mold and mildew that spread to the insides of your appliances. If you don't do something now, you can lose your valuable appliances to water damage. Read More …

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clean up and repair after summer storms

Summer storms can be hard on a home. Roofing, siding, windows and basements can all quickly get damaged by a single powerful storm that blows through town. So, what do you do if your home is damaged by one of these summer storms? I created this blog after going through the clean up and repair process twice in a single summer. I have learned a lot about what to do before the damage repair contractors arrive to help minimize the damage that the home sustains. I hope that you find these tips as helpful as I have during the stressful time of clean up and repair.