Flush These Things and You’re Risking Sewer Backup

Flush These Things and You’re Risking Sewer Backup Repeat after us: a toilet is NOT a waste disposal system. Throughout the years, we’ve done restoration work in homes where folks had flushed everything from wads of paper towels to children’s toys and even cellphones. Although it’s tempting for kids - and adults - to send [...]

By | 2017-12-14T16:29:29+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Flush These Things and You’re Risking Sewer Backup

Don’t Return from Your Christmas Vacation to Find Water Damage

Don’t Return from Christmas Vacation to Find Water Damage Planning for a Christmas vacation is something that millions of homeowners and renters across the nation will begin doing very soon - if they haven’t already! They’ll be making plane reservations (or plotting out their road trip destinations), purchasing new clothes, deciding on what they’ll do [...]

By | 2017-12-14T16:20:15+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Water|Comments Off on Don’t Return from Your Christmas Vacation to Find Water Damage

Holiday Guests in Your Basement? Double-Check Fire and Water Damage Hotspots

Are Your Holiday Guests Staying in Your Basement? Double Check Fire and Water Hotspots If your home has a finished basement, there’s a good chance that a relative or friend will be staying down there over the holidays, whether it’s for a day, a week, or even longer. This typically won’t cause any issues, [...]

By | 2017-12-06T04:46:45+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Fire, Water|Comments Off on Holiday Guests in Your Basement? Double-Check Fire and Water Damage Hotspots

Are You Prepared for the Season of Frozen Pipes?

Record-breaking lows have been sweeping through the nation and that can only mean one thing: winter is coming. Coloradans should brace themselves for freezing conditions in the coming months. Beyond stocking up on firewood and new winter flannels, though, home and business owners should also be preparing their properties for colder weather and taking measures [...]

By | 2017-11-29T20:02:11+00:00 November 28th, 2017|freeze, Water|Comments Off on Are You Prepared for the Season of Frozen Pipes?

Holiday Guests Could Cause Water Damage If You’re Not Careful

Holiday Guests Could Cause Water Damage If You’re Not Careful This Year The holiday season is about coming together with family and friends. For many people, this means hosting family celebrations and get-togethers inside of their homes. While this is an opportunity to enjoy time with loved ones, however, having guests over during the holidays [...]

By | 2017-11-28T18:27:24+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Water|Comments Off on Holiday Guests Could Cause Water Damage If You’re Not Careful

5 Things You Can Do This Weekend to Winterize Your Home

Here are 5 Useful Tips to Winterize Your Home Where has the time gone? We can hardly believe that we are in the final months of 2017 and that winter is just around the corner. For Colorado residents, that means rain, sleet, snow, and ice - and lots of it! Without making the right winter [...]

By | 2017-11-28T00:10:39+00:00 October 31st, 2017|freeze, Residential, Water|Comments Off on 5 Things You Can Do This Weekend to Winterize Your Home

Recent Hurricanes Remind Us of the Importance of Flood Insurance

The Recent Hurricanes Remind Us how Importance of Flood Insurance Got flood insurance? If you’re like most Colorado homeowners, chances are that you probably don’t. In fact, the majority of American homeowners have never purchased a flood insurance policy and that puts them at serious risk in the event of a natural disaster. Recent Hurricanes [...]

By | 2017-11-27T19:52:45+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Insurance, Water|Comments Off on Recent Hurricanes Remind Us of the Importance of Flood Insurance

Sprinklers Gone Wild: Dealing With the Aftermath

The Aftermath of Sprinklers 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 [...]

By | 2017-11-21T16:47:24+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Residential, Water|Comments Off on Sprinklers Gone Wild: Dealing With the Aftermath

Beware: Storm Scammers Are a Real Threat

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 [...]

By | 2017-11-21T17:01:38+00:00 October 5th, 2017|severe weather|Comments Off on Beware: Storm Scammers Are a Real Threat

Flood Insurance: How It Differs from Regular Property Insurance

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 [...]

By | 2017-11-28T00:11:14+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Insurance, Water|Comments Off on Flood Insurance: How It Differs from Regular Property Insurance