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Fire Safety during the Holidays

Holiday Safety Tips

During this, the most wonderful time of the year, holidays bring families and friends together for festive celebrations and bountiful feasts. Sadly, it is also the time of year when residential fires are much more common. So while you and your loved ones are decking the halls and making merry, keep an eye to fire […]

The Process of Mold Remediation

Mold Growing

We are often asked what the process of Mold Remediation is. As we mentioned in our previous article on the dangers of mold, the EPA highly recommends you hire a professional to deal with any mold problem larger than three square feet. Maybe you’ve sniffed out a funky portion of your basement or spotted visible […]

The Water Damage Restoration Process

Water Restoration Process

For anybody who experiences a flood, burst pipe, or a leaky roof, more often than not, the first question that comes to mind once the more immediate water problem is solved is “what now?” Facing down pools of standing water and rising humidity in your home, you only know you need to act fast before […]

The Dangerous Aftermath of a Meth Lab

Meth Lab

Hire an expert to clean up a Meth Lab Because the ingredients are relatively cheap and easy to find, meth labs are often discovered in homes, apartments, hotel and motel rooms, mobile homes, and even sheds. Signs that a residence may have housed a meth lab include a large amount of cold tablet blister packs, […]

The Importance of Proper Biohazard Cleanup

Proper Biohazard Cleanup

Proper Biohazard Cleanup When a loved one falls victim to a violent crime, traumatic accident, or sudden death, we are often tasked with the aftermath of cleaning up once the paramedics and police have left the scene. Left wondering where to start, we may be inclined to reach for a bucket and mop and a […]

Toxicity 3 Ways Toxic Chemicals Can Enter Your Body

Toxins in our environments

The Health Effects: How do you know when a substance is toxic to your health? Every day we deal with different kinds of toxins in our environment. We can’t always control exposure, but we can do our best to make sure the environments we work and live are not contributing to the problem.  Chemicals can […]

The Lowdown on Odors

The Lowdown on Odors

Did you know that odors in your home or business can be more than just a bad smell? Our sense of smell is one of earliest evolutionary achievements, which is no surprise given its primary purpose is to alert us to danger in those nearby odors. For an odor to register on our smell-o-meter, microscopic […]

The Dangers of Smoke and Soot

Smoke and Soot

What Dangers Come From Smoke and Soot Smoke and soot result from the incomplete combustion of various materials, including cigarettes, wood, plastics, and foam. Smoke, whether from cigarettes or a major house fire, contains a shocking variety of carcinogens. Cleaning up the mess left behind after a major fire or a lifetime of smoking indoors […]

4 Things You Can Do To Prevent Mold In Your Home

  We hope that you will find these tips useful to prevent mold in your home.  Tips like this could save your family from the dangers that mold can cause in your home.  Preventing mold from forming within your walls is the best way to keep your family safe.  Do you know that dangers that […]

Do You Know What Coverage You Have In Case Of Fire Damage?

Does your insurance cover fire damage?

Do You know your POLICY from insurance carriers: HOMEOWNERS, RENTERS, CONDO, LANDLORD HOW MANY PEOPLE KNOW WHAT COVERAGE YOU HAVE IN CASE OF A FIRE AT YOUR STRUCTURE? THE ANSWER TO THE QUESTION IS 10% ie…10 out of 100 people. Fact: 90% of people think they know, but what is covered? 10% of people read […]