Preventing a Basement Flood

Basements are useful in many ways, homeowners use them for storing items, like Christmas decorations, old photographs, irreplaceable family heirlooms, or even some old LP's.  Some homeowners use their basement as an extra room in the house - a family room, media room, or an extra bedroom for the growing teenager, this is why all homeowners should do routine maintenance to their home to prevent a flooded [...]
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Damage a Broken Shower Head Can Cause!

Let's face it, most of us are a little oblivious to broken things in our home, either because we just don't have the time to fix it or have it fixed by someone else.  Its just too much of a hassle.  Often times we can have a broken shower head and we ignore the water spouting out in different directions and not realizing the damage that a broken shower head can cause.  Over time water accumulation [...]
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Small Leak? It can take a big turn!!!

A few months ago, I noticed that my drywall and baseboard were bubbling, and they were completely soaked!  I asked myself, "Where is this water coming from?" After checking it out, I couldn't see where the water was coming from and ignored it for a few more days. Consequently, the water damage became worse! I decided to do a more thorough search, and realized that I must have punctured the [...]
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Renovating Floors Part 1: Tiled Surfaces

  Some of you might think that if you have any tiled surfaces (whether it is, your bathroom, kitchen, entryway, basement etc.) and you encounter even a small leak, flood, or fire damage, that mold and mildew might not develop under all of that adhesive that holds the tile in place? WRONG!  In the case of water damage to tile, with even the smallest leak, water can seep underneath the [...]
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What if?

What if someone that you love is diagnosed with Breast Cancer? How would you react? What would you say to your Mother, your sister, your wife, or your best friend? How would you help your loved one? You might be thinking to yourself, "this has got to be the worst moment in my life".  It has to be the most heartbreaking moment, not only for that friend or family member going through that difficult [...]
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Condo Association and Water Damage, Who Covers You?

    Before filing an insurance claim, condo owners must determine who is liable for water damage.  Determining who is responsible or liable for condo water damage can be pretty tricky, and is dependent upon the cause of the damage.  Condo association maintains insurance to cover common areas in the complex, and individual condo insurance policies cover the interiors of individual [...]
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Flooded Basement?

Summer of 2013 has to be the wettest summer of all time. It almost seems like it has rained every single day, every single hour, and every single minute all over nation, creating floods, and creating ponding water near your home. Floods and ponding water is a sure way your basement can become flooded if you don't take the proper precautions. To try and prevent a basement flood , there are a few steps [...]
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Slow Leaks Can Lead to Nasty MOLD!

Have you ever had a slow leaky pipe under your kitchen sink or bathroom sink? You are not alone. Most of the time, the majority of homeowners do not realize that there is a leak under their sink until its too late. Over time mold can grow behind your drywall and the only way to get rid of it is to have a complete mold removal done. With over 100,000 species, mold comes in almost any shape, color, [...]
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Indoor Air Quality

Have you noticed an odor in your home? Do you have children or pets? Do you have lungs?! The Indoor Air Quality, or IAQ, of your home should be important to you. It is very important to perform regular maintenance, such as changing your air filters often and having your air ducts cleaned. In addition to your routine upkeep, we can help you optimize your IAQ, and change your perception of how you should [...]
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Fire & Smoke Damage

Fire and smoke are very damaging, both to your home and your family. After such a devastating loss, where do you begin to piece things together? By calling us! We are here to help you 24/7. 877-204-7249 Navigating insurance can be difficult enough, not to mention when you have gone through a significant loss. We help you through this process, and will be there for you every step of the way. Using [...]
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