Recovering your home after a flood

Tips To Help You Remove Water From A Flooded Basement Carpet

07 July

If you have recently had a flood in your basement and the carpeting in the area has become drenched with water, then you may decide to clean the floor instead of removing and replacing it. This is possible, but this can lead to the formation of mold if some of the moisture is left behind. […]

How To Avoid Structural Damage Caused By Tree Roots

23 May

After you’ve built or purchased a house, planting trees can help provide shade, beautify the yard, and even lower some of your utility costs. However, trees can also  be the source of serious structural problems, as they can lead to some types of foundation damage. The easiest way to repair this damage is to avoid […]

What Every New Homeowner Needs To Know About Ice Dam Damage & How To Prevent It

23 October

If you recently bought a home in a region that has snowy winters, it’s important that you understand as much as possible about ice dam formations on your roof. Ice dams can cause extensive damage. Here’s what you need to know.  How Ice Dams Form  When snow accumulates on your roof, heat from inside your […]

5 Home Improvements That Will Save You Money Later

23 October

As a home owner, it can be tricky to figure out which home improvement projects should be tackled first and which can wait until later. While some home improvements can definitely go on the “some day when we have the budget” list, others should be handled right away. If you ignore certain issues around your […]