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Top 10 Ways to Prevent Water Damage

Prevent Water Damage

Water damage is no cost-effective venture. In fact, here are some numbers to put into perspective that water damage can cost: Insurance companies pay out $2.5 Billion dollars per year for water damage repairs The annual cost of water damage to Americans is $13 billion dollars 14,000 Americans face a water damage emergency daily The…

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How to Clean Walls Without Removing Paint

young woman uniform holding bucket with cleaning products showing how to clean walls without removing paint

Remember how beautiful and clean your walls looked when freshly painted? It doesn’t take long for them to become dirty with grimy fingerprints, dirt, and scuff marks. Thankfully, there are easy ways to clean walls and baseboards because most paints are formulated to allow you to clean walls without stripping paint. Whether your freshly painted…

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What to Do After a House Fire: Restoration Tips

A man fixes a burnt socket showing what to do after a house fire

A fire in your home is one of the most traumatic events any homeowner or renter can face. Even when your home survives a blaze, the damage created by the fire—and the resulting smoke—can be significant, even in parts of the home that weren’t directly touched by flame. The cleanup and restoration process after a…

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Sewer Backup in Basement: What to Do

Sewage backup in basement floor drain

It’s easy to identify a sewer backup in your home. Not only does the presence of sewage backing up into a toilet, or through a drain, present a clear sign of a sewage line issue, the smell will be tough to ignore for you and anyone inside your home. A fast response can minimize the…

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How to Repair Hardwood Floor Water Damage

a man repairing hard wood floor

Water damage is a serious threat to any wood flooring in your home—especially when water goes undetected or ignored. When the presence of water is spotted early, it’s possible to remove the water and minimize or eliminate long-lasting damage. If ignored or given too much time to soak into the wood, damage will become permanent—and…

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What to Expect from Mold Removal Services: The Process

home mold removal from internal walls

Mold exists everywhere, inside and outside your home. In small amounts, mold spores pose no threat to indoor or outdoor air quality. But in a home where stagnant moisture collects, mold can thrive, growing large colonies in hard-to-see places like cracks around windows or the insulation in your walls. Mold growths can be difficult, if…

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What to Do After a Storm: Damage Repair and Restoration

residential storm damage restoration

For most North Carolina homes, it’s only a matter of time before severe weather results in exterior damage requiring repairs. For homeowners, this damage can cause significant stress, especially when the damage renders your home uninhabitable. This is true even when you have home insurance to cover the repairs. To address the damage, restore your…

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Emergency Flood Cleanup When Your House Floods

A large home in the middle of a flood

House floods can be caused by natural disasters or plumbing leaks. Either way, they can be extremely damaging and can cause loss of home and property. Because flood cleanup needs to be completed quickly, it’s important to get professional help as soon as possible. Flood damage needs to be mitigated within 48 hours to avoid…

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What to Do About Water Damage on Your Ceiling

Water Damage on Ceiling

It’s a moment that every homeowner dreads: A heavy rain begins, and shortly after you find water leaking from the ceiling or a stain slowly spreading overhead. It’s a common, but serious, a problem that most homeowners experience at one point or another. According to insurance statistics, more than $10,000 worth of claims per year…

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