Spring Cleaning? Remember these Fire Safety Tips

Spring Cleaning? Remember These Fire Safety Tips While spring cleaning allows you to get your home in order, you should also focus on tasks that improve your home’s safety. Fires can occur when you least expect them, but you can prevent them by following these safety guidelines for your spring cleaning routine: Spring Cleaning Checklist […]

Tips to Protect your Home from Water Damage

Tips to Protect Your Home from Water Damage Even a small amount of water can cause considerable damage to your home. When water finds its way into your property through the roof, basement, a leaky pipe, or an old water heater, the result is often extensive water damage and mold growth. Thus, knowing how to […]

Safety Tips for Winter Driving

Safety Tips for Winter Driving Traveling in extreme winter weather can be very dangerous. The freezing temperatures, snow, and ice are very demanding on cars, drivers, and passengers. Unless you live in an area that is warm all year, you should prepare your car for freezing temperatures, snow, and ice. Here are key winter driving […]

Winter Storm Safety for Homeowners

Winter Storm Safety Tips for Homeowners Many winter storms last for days on end and can easily cause major problems for those who are not prepared. A winter storm can knock out the power and heat in your home or leave you stranded in your car. So, before a blizzard takes you by surprise, follow […]

Winter Fire Safety Tips

Fire Restoration Winter Fire Safety Tips We need heat to keep us warm during cold weather, but heating the home doesn’t come without risks. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, home fires occur more in winter than in any other season. Read these fire safety tips and keep them in mind as you heat up […]

Holiday Safety Tips

Fire Restoration Holiday Lights Safety Tips There’s something magical about lights during the holiday season. But with the majesty also comes added risk. Holiday lighting poses a real fire risk if not used safely. So, before you deck the halls, be sure to check out these holiday lights safety tips. Christmas Trees Use only Christmas […]

How to Get Rid of Mildew Smell in Clothes

How to Get Rid of Mildew Smell in Clothes The musty smell in your clothes is the result of mold or mildew growing on them. This can happen to clothes that have been in a dark and humid place for too long, or it can be a sign that your washing machine or dryer contains […]

What is that Smell? How to Remove Unwanted Smells in Your Home

What is that Smell? How to Remove Unwanted Smells in Your Home There are many possible reasons why an unpleasant smell lingers in your house. Some smells signal a possible danger, like mold growth or decomposition, which often requires professional cleanup. Others, however, are not that serious. Learn about what may be causing unexpected smells […]

Appliance Fire Safety Tips

Appliance Fire Safety Tips Household appliances make our lives easier every day. However, every machine that operates on electricity or gas presents safety risks and should be used according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Below are essential appliance fire safety tips to help you prevent disasters in your home: General Appliance Fire Safety Tips Keep appliances […]

What Causes Sewage Backups in Homes and How to Handle Them

What Causes Sewage Backups in Homes and How to Handle Them When sewer lines become obstructed, whereby preventing wastewater from flowing through drainage pipes, blockage occurs. The thick, black water that forms as sewage is a potential hazard, as it contains contaminants and viruses that can present a risk of severe illness if exposed to […]