Understanding the Difference between Cleaning, Disinfecting, and Sanitizing

Understanding the Difference between Cleaning, Disinfecting, and Sanitizing Maintaining a clean home is important for a variety of reasons. Cleaning your home may seem like a mundane task, but it’s especially critical to your health and wellbeing. Dust, dirt, and other allergens can accumulate, causing respiratory problems, skin irritations, and other health issues. A clean home […]

Tips for Repairing Water Damage from a Roof Leak

Tips for Repairing Water Damage from a Roof Leak When a roof is leaking, the resulting water damage could lead to costly repairs for your commercial property. As the property owner or manager, it’s most likely going to be your job to correctly identify the cause and where potential water damage exists so the problem […]

10 Tips for Spring Storm Preparedness to Protect Your Home and Property

The combination of thunderstorms and flooding is spring’s recipe for disaster. If early storms arrive while the snow on the ground hasn’t melted yet, or when the ground is still frozen, the potential for devastating floods increases. And because the weather is so unpredictable this time of year, spring storm preparedness is essential. What Can […]

Holiday Lights Safety Tips

Holiday Lights Safety Tips Fire Restoration 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 […]

Tobacco and Cigarette Smoke Odor Removal

Tobacco and Cigarette Smoke Odor Removal Fire Restoration After years of smoking in a home, walls and contents become blemished and develop foul odors, and professional cigarette smoke odor removal is often necessary. Learn more about cleaning homes affected by tobacco residue and odors below. What is cigarette smoke? Cigarette smoke residue is a yellowish-brown, gluey […]

How to Prevent CO Poisoning

Each year, more than 430 Americans die from unintentional CO poisoning, and over 50,000 visit the emergency room due to carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Also, fatality is highest among Americans 65 and older. Preventing CO poisoning requires proper maintenance of fuel-burning appliances and CO alarms. Learn how […]

Not Just a Fire

And You Thought It Was Just a Fire Imagine this: There was a small fire contained to just the kitchen, quickly extinguished. But the smell of the smoke is overpowering! No matter what you try, it just won’t come out of anything! And it’s throughout the whole house. So you call for professional smoke damage […]

Top 9 Myths about Mold Debunked

Top 9 Myths about Mold Debunked Mold is one of the most common problems that homeowners face. It can develop quickly based on time and temperature and may grow as fast as 24 to 48 hours within the home when water or moisture is present. Despite everything that is known about mold, there are still […]

Preventing HVAC Water Damage

Preventing HVAC Water Damage Your Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system can cause extensive water damage if it’s not maintained correctly. Common causes of HVAC water damage include a clogged drain, frozen evaporator coils, and pipes that are not connected correctly. So, it’s essential to care for your HVAC system at least once a […]

Can Air Purifiers Remove Household Mold Spores?

Can Air Purifiers Remove Household Mold Spores? Mold is a common nuisance in many homes and properties. In the past few decades, people have been using air purifiers to get rid of mold allergens. But are all air purifiers efficient at removing mold from the air, or can air purifiers get rid of mold in […]