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Water backup occurs when the water around the foundation of your home exceeds the capacity of removal systems to drain it. It can occur from surface water seeping into foundation walls or sewer systems overflowing up through drains in the basement. Prevention Steps Maintain gutters and downspouts, keeping them free of debris and leaves and […]
On a recent inspection of a property that had sustained extensive water damage from a broken pipe on the second floor, the owner called us with some concerns. He had hired another Water Restoration Company at the urging of his insurance company, and felt that the job was not being completed like it should. They […]
We posted pictures a few days ago showing the damage fire can cause to a home. Here’s a set of photos showing the basement remediation, which needed water damage restoration (because of the amount of water poured into the home as a result of extinguishing the fire), mold remediation (because of the dwell time the […]
Statistics show that cooking fires nearly double on Thanksgiving Day, occurring more than twice as often than on another day. Thanksgiving Day home fires cause more property damage and claim more lives than home fires on other days. Please use these fire safety tips: Stay in the kitchen when you are cooking on the stove-top […]
Almost all fires produce char, ash or soots in varying amounts. Char consists of irregular shaped fragments of combusted material that are greater than one micron in size. A trained microscopist is able to identify char using a light microscope, and differing fuel sources will produce char particles with different morphologies. The IESO standard focuses […]
Why Test for Fire-related Particles Disputes over insurance coverage for fire damages often arise in the context of partial losses. Partial losses typically include not only visible fire damage but smoke and water damage as well. The damage can arise from a house fire in the neighborhood, or from wild-fires. The United States has been […]