Where I live, we have several months out of the year that are packed with devastating storms. These storms have been known to damage entire communities and leave many people's lives turned upside-down. During the days and weeks following these storms, we pull together as a community to help each other rebuild and repair the homes we live in. We have worked alongside some of the best damage contractors in the country. This blog contains a ton of information about the things that we have learned from those contractors during these devastating times each and every year through the worst possible storms.
27 June 2023
When a flood strikes, it doesn't just affect the structural integrity of your home—it can disrupt your life. The aftermath of water damage is a challenging landscape, with potential issues ranging from mildew and mold to structural weaknesses. The immediate need for recovery can be overwhelming for any homeowner. Fortunately, with the right knowledge, you can navigate the journey to restore your home effectively and safely. Understanding the Extent of Damage
30 March 2023
Standing water within a basement could be a direct result of a natural weather event or leaking plumbing. Once you discover pooling water, take measures to dry out the basement. Then, hire a damage contractor to perform essential upgrades. The Preliminary Steps If water is detected while a heavy rainstorm is occurring, hold off addressing the pooling water until the rain has stopped. This step will prevent you from needing to address the standing water on more than one occasion.
10 January 2023
Water disasters occur when least expected. Dealing with the effects of the damages they cause can be overwhelming, especially when you are not sure what you should do. You can choose to handle the problem on your own instead of working with a professional. However, that is not always the best option, as many things could go wrong when you don't have the expertise or the tools to do so.