Recent Water Damage Posts

Safety first

6/17/2019 (Permalink)

Water Damage Safety first Safety is key part of our business.

Safety is extremely important when any workplace is being exposed to hazards. Working becomes a natural daily routine we go about, we sometimes forget to be cautious of our surrounds or equipment as we once were when we first started out in the job force. In the workplace it is always good to be reminded of how you can never be to careful and today is that day I wanted to share some of our safety tips that have made us successful in zero injuries in our place of work.

  • Communication is key:
  • proper attire
  • display of hazard size
  • Keeping clean area
  • Inspection of area frequently
  • Keeping First aid kit nearby
  • Beware of surroundings

There are so many jobs out there! We'd love to here some of your personal safety tips in your workplace or any suggestions to improve safety. Comments can be added on our Facebook page.

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Water Extraction

6/19/2018 (Permalink)

After a leak in your home from a supply line, slab leak, or pipe break, it’s time to call professional team to extract the water from your home.  Many people take water extraction into their own hands to dry the surface. However, it might feel dry to the touch but without the proper equipment it is impossible to determine how much moisture is still within the structure and its contents.  Also, extractors are a great resource in water emergency services since they help to extract water quick from a wet environment, and help to dry the area much more faster. The water should be extracted as soon as possible to avoid bacteria and mold growth in the structure of the home. Therefore, proper drying and dehumidifying the affected area is very important.  Keep in mind, the faster a professional water extraction company comes out the faster we can save and restore whatever got wet during the process of the loss.