Water

Buying a house in a flood zone

What You Need to Know Before Buying a House in a Flood Zone

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) notes there are 18 flood zones in the United States, and the chances that you either live in a flood zone or you are buying a house in a flood zone are about one in 15. If you are considering buying a house in a flood zone, here are some tips you need to know.
apartment floods

What to Do When Your Apartment Floods

Apartment flooding is not only extremely common, but it’s also can be incredibly costly, even when there’s not much water.
air conditioning units

How Do I Handle Water in My HVAC Duct?

These tips will help you prevent water in your air ducts, as well as keep moisture to a minimum so you don't have to worry about mold.
Flood Damaged Home

Steps to Take After Water Damage

You should know what to do if your house floods. Here are a few steps to take immediately after flooding causes water damage in your home.
Roof Damage

How to Identify Water Damage From a Leaking Roof

What may seem like a minor leak on the ceiling from your attic or roof, may actually be a small leak that can quickly turn into a big problem.  It's Important to know how to tell if a house has water damage and how to find the water damage. These tips will help you solve and prevent future roof and water damages in your home.  
basement floods

What to do When Your Basement Floods

If your basement has recently flooded, you could end up with serious water damage if it's not taken care of properly and promptly.
Burst, Frozen pipe

A Frozen Pipe Has Burst, What Are The Next Steps?

The most common plumbing problems during the winter season are frozen pipes. Read are some of the things that you can do when a frozen pipe bursts at your home.

What to do in a Flash Flood and How to Stay Safe

Flash floods are dangerous and can happen in a matter of minutes. These steps will help you prepare before, during, and clean up after a flash flood occurs.
drywall water damage

How to Tell if a Drywall is Water Damaged

A water damaged drywall can lead to structural damage to your home and potential mold growth.
Sewage Backup in Basement

How to Handle a Sewer Backup in Your Basement

Sewage backups are unpleasant, but not impossible to deal with. If you keep your head and stay safe, you can handle the issue safely.