How To Prepare For Storm Damage

Prepare Your Home For Storm Damage! Storm damage comes in different forms and can affect anyone, so as a homeowner its important to know how to prepare for storm damage! However, how you prepare will differ depending on the region you live in.   In this article, we are going to share with you how to…

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How Long Does It Take To Repair Fire Damage?

How long does it take to repair fire damage?  How long does it take to repair fire damage? It’s a question our team gets all the time and the short answer is…it depends!  Think back to the last time you smelled smoke in your home (hopefully not while you’re reading this).  Chances are, you were…

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The Best Ways To Prevent Fire Damage

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The Best Ways To Prevent Fire Damage Today, we’re going to be going over some of the best ways to prevent fire damage. Experiencing a house fire is one of the biggest fears a homeowner can face. Moreover, housefires, while dangerous, are also very expensive.   To put some numbers into perspective, here are some fire…

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How Fast Does Mold Spread?

How Fast Does Mold Spread? “How fast does mold spread” It’s a question our team gets all the time. If you are like most homeowners, Mold in your home can be a scary situation. If you are wondering how many homes are infected with mold, the answer is around 70%.  In fact, there’s an interesting article…

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How To Prevent Black Mold

How To Prevent Black Mold: Black Mold – is a phrase that makes most homeowners very weary and while not all Mold is created equal. We understand that as a homeowner, just the thought of Mold growing and spreading is enough to make any homeowner think twice about their daily habits. Believe it not though,…

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How to Fix a Leak in the Ceiling

Drip, drip, after annoying drip. You’ve got a water leak in the ceiling. Ugh, what to do now! When water is dripping from the ceiling, or water is leaking from the ceiling under the bathroom, it’s a clear sign something is wrong with the pipes or the roof. Though water leaking from the ceiling may…

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How Do Restoration Companies Work?

Whether it is a fire, burst pipes, or a natural disaster that damaged your home, it can be one of the most stressful and overwhelming events you ever experience. How are you going to take care of the mess? Is it possible to salvage anything? This is where a restoration company comes in. They are…

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Why Is Black Mold Dangerous?

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Mold is a type of fungus that is just about everywhere – it could be under your kitchen sink, in the bathroom, basement, or even in the air you breathe. There are several types of mold, but the mold everyone worries about the most is Stachybotrys chartarum (S. chartarum), also known as Stachybotrys atra. “Black…

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The Most Common Natural Disasters in North Carolina

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North Carolina has its share of natural disasters, but hurricanes and floods top the most common North Carolina natural disasters list. Floods and hurricanes can cause power outages, property damage, disruptions to food and water, illness, and even death. Flooding and hurricanes go hand-in-hand. On the coast, high winds and coastal flooding happen from storm…

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Water Pipe Burst in the House: What to Do

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Two phrases you never want to hear together— house flooded and burst pipe. Yet PVC pipes can suddenly burst or leak from improper installation, loose fittings, freezing temperatures, or becoming brittle and damaged. Whether it’s a pipe burst in the basement or under your kitchen sink, time is of the essence to prevent water damage…

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