How High Humidity Damages Your Home

High humidity levels can wreak havoc on your home. From warping wood to causing mildew, too much moisture in the air can cause long-term damage and create an unsafe environment for those living inside of it. If you own a home, learning about the effects of humidity is key to protecting your property. Let’s take […]

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How to Prepare for Severe Weather

There is not much a homeowner can do to control severe weather and natural disasters. However, you can certainly take measures to prepare yourself and your home to minimize damages caused by severe weather. As September is National Preparedness Month, now is the perfect time for homeowners to review their readiness strategies for severe weather […]

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Saving Furniture After a Flood

When disaster strikes in the form of a flood, it’s not just your home’s structure that is at risk. The water damage can also take a toll on your valuable furniture, potentially ruining pieces that have both monetary and sentimental value. However, with quick action and the right methods, saving your water-damaged furniture after a […]

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Effects of Hail Damage on Your Property

It’s no secret that extreme weather events can cause property damage and leave homeowners feeling overwhelmed. Heavy rains, flash flooding, and thunderstorms are often the culprits we hear about. However, one weather phenomenon stands out when it comes to causing damage that many people don’t consider: hail. Hail can be a serious threat to your […]

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How to Remove Burn Marks from Your Walls

As a homeowner, you may have experienced burnt walls or cabinets due to various reasons, such as remnants of a small house fire or a kitchen fire. Burn marks from fire damage not only make your home look untidy but can also pose a health hazard as soot is produced when an object burns. Soot […]

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Understanding Water Damage Causes

Ah, the joys of homeownership! When you have water damage, it’s not only stressful and overwhelming, it can also be expensive to repair or even worse – harmful to your family. Standing water contains contaminants and can attract pests, and unaddressed moisture can lead to mold growth. Understanding the common causes of water damage can […]

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Where to Check for Mold When Buying a Home

Buying a home is a major investment and you want to be sure you’re making a wise decision. While you may be thinking about the size of the backyard, the color of the walls, and window treatments, there’s another important consideration that you shouldn’t overlook: mold. Do you know where to check for mold in […]

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Common Commercial Sprinkler Malfunctions

As a business owner or property manager, keeping your commercial property safe and secure is a top priority. One crucial element of your property’s safety is the sprinkler system. Commercial sprinklers are designed to prevent fire-related disasters by automatically detecting and extinguishing a fire. However, sprinkler malfunctions can cause more harm than good. Not only […]

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Why Does My Basement Smell Musty?

If you’re a homeowner, chances are you’ve noticed a musty smell coming from your basement at one point or another. It’s an all-too-familiar scent that wreaks havoc on our senses and can make it hard to enjoy the space below our homes. But why does it happen and how do we get rid of the […]

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Fire Safety Checklist Before Vacation

Summer vacation season is here! Going on vacation is always exciting, but before you head out, take some time to ensure your home is safe and secure with a fire safety checklist. Fires can happen even when no one’s home and aren’t something that you can just prevent once they start – it’s always better […]

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