Damage Restoration & DIY Tips From The BLOG

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How to Remove Soot After a Fire

After a fire, soot is spread throughout the whole house, further damaging the property and air quality. Learn how to remove it before more damage occurs!
Hurricanes are catastrophic, causing severe damage to homes and businesses. Relief efforts often cease long before an area has recovered and people are left with only local resources to recover.

Hurricane Survival and Preparedness Checklist

Major storms continue to cause major damage and it's worth knowing how you can be prepared to protect your home and family!
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Toaster Fires and How to Prevent Them

Toasters are inherently dangerous because they produce heat and can continue to do so after the selected time has elapsed.
7 Easy Ways to Protect Your Home from a Fire

7 Easy Ways to Protect Your Home from a Fire

To help you avoid costly fires, here are seven easy steps you can take to protect your home from suffering a fire in the first place.   
Fighting Kitchen Fires

What to do After a Small Kitchen Fire in Your Home

Kitchens are a common place for fires to start. Here are some things that you can do to add to your safety in the kitchen area.
Smoke Alarms at Home

Smoke Alarms At Home

Of home fire deaths between 2005 and 2009, close to two-thirds were from fires in homes with either no smoke alarm or no working smoke detectors. When there is a fire, smoke spreads fast. A properly installed and functioning smoke alarm cuts your family’s risk of dying in a reported fire in half, says the National smoke-alarms-at-homeFire Protection Association (NFPA).

Preventing Dryer Fires in Your Home

If your dryer catches fire, it can cost you thousands of dollars in replacements and repairs, and even your home if you’re away when it catches on fire. Check out these tips to avoid these devastating fires.
Preventing Electrical Fires

Preventing Electrical Fires in Your Home

Electrical fires are unfortunately common in American homes. Learn safety steps and how to prevent electrical fires in your home.
Fireplace Safety

Fireplace Safety: Heat Your Home Safely

It's estimated that 31% of house fires are directly caused by fireplaces, chimneys, or other poorly maintained flame fixtures. Stay safe this season!