These Water Damage Facts Will Give You Nightmares

So, your house flooded. Perhaps it was due to a burst pipe, or maybe the flood happened due to melting snow, an ice dam, a rain storm, or some other type of weather-related incident. Regardless of why the flooding occurred, though, you’ve got a major problem on your hands, and the problem will only grow [...]

By | May 24th, 2017|Commercial, Mold, Residential, storm, Water|Comments Off on These Water Damage Facts Will Give You Nightmares

Why Sprinkler Systems Are Important

Fire sprinkler systems are a crucial part of protecting homes and businesses in the Denver area. These fire protection devices can not only save lives, but also prevent damage and the need for pricey renovations. They are a vital part of fire safety and should be properly installed and maintained in every home and business. [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Commercial, Fire, Residential, Water|Comments Off on Why Sprinkler Systems Are Important

Keeping Your Family Safe During a Tornado

Spring is here, and that means it’s time to start talking about tornado safety. Whenever the temperatures shift from cold to warm (or vice versa), the chances of a storm front that could produce a funnel cloud or a full-blown tornado increase drastically. And when you consider the serious damages to life and property that [...]

By | April 27th, 2017|Residential, Specialty, storm, Water|Comments Off on Keeping Your Family Safe During a Tornado

10 Simple (and Awesome) Ways to Prevent Water Damage (part 2 of 2)

Last week, we explained that water damage is one of the biggest fears of any homeowner. Not only can it cost a great deal of money between damage to the home itself and items such as furniture and appliances, fixing the problem can be incredibly inconvenient. Depending on the severity, you could be looking at [...]

By | April 20th, 2017|Do it Yourself, Residential, Water|Comments Off on 10 Simple (and Awesome) Ways to Prevent Water Damage (part 2 of 2)

10 Simple (and Awesome) Ways to Prevent Water Damage (part 1 of 2)

Ask any homeowner what his or her biggest fears are when it comes to damage to their beloved home, and you can bet that “water damage” will be at the top of that list. It certainly isn’t difficult to figure out why. Water damage not only wreaks havoc with the appearance of your home, but [...]

By | April 18th, 2017|Do it Yourself, Residential, Water|Comments Off on 10 Simple (and Awesome) Ways to Prevent Water Damage (part 1 of 2)

Commercial Flood Burst Pipes

This 10,000 square foot building sustained water damage from burst pipes when temperatures dropped. Tenants had just moved out and the building was up for sale. The damage impacted the office areas as well as warehouse. Abbotts provided Insurance Claim Management services, coordinating directly with the insurance company in addition to typical restoration [...]

By | January 26th, 2017|Commercial, video, Water|Comments Off on Commercial Flood Burst Pipes

Sewage backup in basement in Highlands Ranch, CO

Sewage backup tops the list 'Homeowner Horrors'.  The smell is just the beginning - a disgusting reminder of the bacteria, viruses, parasites and hazardous waste that has invaded your home. Even in small amounts, sewage can pose health hazards. If not quickly cleaned and sanitized, these hazards can spread to other areas of [...]

By | January 26th, 2017|Residential, Specialty, video, Water|Comments Off on Sewage backup in basement in Highlands Ranch, CO

Clogged gutters results in mold

A free inspection and estimate for a homeowner that discovered mold when retrieving holiday decorations from the basement.  The mold resulted from a drainage issue on the outside of the home. They initially tried to clean the mold with bleach but soon realized that did not work and called for an inspection. The moisture meter [...]

By | November 17th, 2016|Mold, video, Water|Comments Off on Clogged gutters results in mold