Tag Archives: Flood

Are You Prepared For A Hurricane? Part 2

   The next step to your preparation plan is to routinely check your home to make sure it is as safe as possible. In the event of a storm where you may need to evacuate knowing your house is as fool proof as you could have possibly made it could help you in the long run. Some quick tips for keeping your home ready for an upcoming storm are: • Clear your yard. Make sure there's nothing that could [...]
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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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Common Causes of Water Damage – Part 4 – Weather & Natural Disasters

Rain, Rain, Go Away… Unfortunately, we do not have control over natural weather patterns and occurrences. Flash floods, sudden storms, and hurricanes can all cause building damage. Furthermore, water buildup will cause problems quickly and quietly. You can, however, take preventative measures to best protect your home and family from natural disasters. After inclement weather, inspect your attic [...]
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Common Causes of Water Damage – Part 2 – Pipes & Plumbing

Welcome to our second installment of “Common Causes of Water Damage.” Today, we would like to bring to light a very common culprit of water damage: Pipes & Plumbing. There is a lot of plumbing throughout your home! The most common problems occur at or near fixtures such as sinks, toilets, and tubs. Causes of pipe damage include: -          Weather: Pipes can leak, sweat, or freeze, [...]
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Water Damage

If you have a flood it is important to have a professional extract the water and do the dryout to minimize damage to your property.
Most homeowners think of water damage as something that occurs from floods and other natural disasters. Unfortunately, most water damage is due to water from inside the home