Sprinklers Gone Wild: Dealing With the Aftermath

Sprinkler systems can be extremely beneficial to Colorado homeowners. Outside sprinklers help to keep lawns grassy and green throughout the warmer months of the year. Fire sprinkler systems are present in many Colorado apartment buildings, condos, and commercial buildings. Some people even choose to have their homes fitted with residential fire sprinkler systems to increase life [...]

By | October 13th, 2017|Water|Comments Off on Sprinklers Gone Wild: Dealing With the Aftermath

Beware: Storm Scammers Are a Real Threat

You’ve heard of storm chasers, but have you ever heard of storm scammers? Unfortunate though it may be, there are always unethical people out there, just waiting to take advantage of those who have been impacted by a tragedy. After all of the flooding that has taken place in areas like Texas and Florida this [...]

By | October 5th, 2017|severe weather|Comments Off on Beware: Storm Scammers Are a Real Threat

Flood Insurance: How It Differs from Regular Property Insurance

As the world’s eyes continue to be on the clean-up efforts in Texas, we receive a daily reminder of what a devastating impact Mother Nature can have on our lives and our homes. While we may be safe from the threat of a hurricane or tropical storm here in Colorado, we are not immune from [...]

By | September 12th, 2017|Water|Comments Off on Flood Insurance: How It Differs from Regular Property Insurance

Quick Tips on Reducing Water Damage Claims

Water damage is a serious problem that can disrupt your life, create major stress, damage your valuables, and cost you a lot of money. Each year, thousands of Coloradans file water damage claims - and they aren’t cheap. Don’t become yet another victim of water damage. The following tips will help you mitigate risk and [...]

By | August 15th, 2017|Water|Comments Off on Quick Tips on Reducing Water Damage Claims

Protecting Your Denver Home During Monsoon Season

Denver’s monsoon season is no joke. Although we’re generally considered to be a pretty dry state (snow notwithstanding), the late summer months make up for it by dumping a whole lot of water on top of us. In fact, just a week and a half ago, some 400 million gallons of water rained down on [...]

By | August 10th, 2017|severe weather|Comments Off on Protecting Your Denver Home During Monsoon Season

Need a Flood Restoration Company? Here’s What to Look For!

Home flooding creates huge problems for Denver homeowners. Whether your roof started leaking, a pipe burst under your sink, a faulty sprinkler flooded your basement, or rushing floodwaters from an overflowing creek or river impacted your home’s interior, you’re going to have a big mess on your hands. Unless flood damage is very minor, chances [...]

By | August 2nd, 2017|Water|Comments Off on Need a Flood Restoration Company? Here’s What to Look For!

Will Your Homeowner’s Policy Cover Water Damage?

Water damages account for a large percentage of home insurance claims each year. Because water damage can come from a number of different sources, it gets classified in various ways and can fall under multiple areas of coverage. As an example, natural flooding is classified as being entirely different from standard water damages, and is [...]

By | July 19th, 2017|Residential, Water|Comments Off on Will Your Homeowner’s Policy Cover Water Damage?

What Do We Mean by Severe Weather?

We often hear weather forecasters warning us about upcoming “severe” weather on the news. When this happens, homeowners are generally advised to seek shelter and take the steps necessary to protect life and property. Knowing what to expect from severe weather can make a big difference in how prepared you feel to get through it [...]

By | July 13th, 2017|Residential, severe weather, Water|Comments Off on What Do We Mean by Severe Weather?

Finding the Root Cause of Sewer Backups

If you’re like the average Colorado homeowner, you understand that your home relies on sewer lines in order to move waste water away from your home and into underground sewer mains. Beyond this basic information, though, you probably don’t ever give much thought to your sewer lines - until they start giving you trouble. Unfortunately, [...]

By | July 6th, 2017|Biohazard, Residential|Comments Off on Finding the Root Cause of Sewer Backups

Summer Vacation Tips to Avoid Water Damage

The very worst time for water damage to occur is when you’re away from home. After all, what could be worse than coming home from a relaxing summer vacation only to find that your home has been flooded, or otherwise severely damaged by water? Unfortunately, this happens more often than you might think. In fact, [...]

By | June 28th, 2017|Water|Comments Off on Summer Vacation Tips to Avoid Water Damage