Reopening a Healthcare Facility after Major Water Damage

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When a crisis hits, many people turn to hospitals for safety and recovery. However, this can be disrupted if too much water damage causes a healthcare facility to close down for days or weeks. Even after water has been extracted, hospitals can continue to suffer the consequences of mold or mildew caused by leaks or flooding. Follow these important steps… Continue reading

How to Protect Your Home When Lightning Strikes

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Over the past few years, lightning strikes have become an increasingly greater threat to homes, businesses, and communities everywhere. With the ability to hold over 100 million volts of electricity, one bolt can rip through powerful structures or cause power surges in large neighborhoods with no warning. That is why it is important to keep you, your family, and your… Continue reading

Tips for Creating a Fire Prevention Plan for School

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Fire-safety around school campuses has become a large concern for education administrators around the US. Although small fires, when detected, can be resolved in a matter of minutes, it can also take only a few seconds for a spark to explode into much larger, more powerful flames. It’s important to know these strategies for creating a fire prevention plan for… Continue reading

How to Inspect Your Roof for Wind Damage

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After a major storm, the first thing you want to do is relax and enjoy the beautiful weather. However, this is also the best time to check your home for storm damage, even if there wasn’t heavy rain or hail. The presence of strong winds can still weaken and destroy your roof. Follow these easy steps to inspect your roof… Continue reading

Common Areas That Have Water Damage in a Home

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Water damage is one of the most common forms of property damage. By taking the right precautionary steps, you can prevent the need for emergency water damage restoration services in your home or apartment. Find out where water damage can occur in your home: Laundry Room. Washing machines are convenient, but they are the most common causes of residential water… Continue reading


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  Jan. 3, 2018 – DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, today announced that Absolute DKI, formerly Absolute Restoration, LLC, of Mount Pleasant, WI, has joined the DKI network. By virtue of its DKI franchise membership, Absolute DKI can employ DKI’s 24-hour call center, claims tracking technology, and other tools to enhance its ability to serve its customers. The… Continue reading


Jan. 2, 2018 – The National Weather Service has put into effect freeze warnings and wind chill advisories over a widespread area from the Midwest and Plains into portions of the South and East through Wednesday, January 3, 2018. DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, wants to remind home and business owners that they are available to assist immediately… Continue reading

Mold Prevention Tips for the Kitchen

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From leaky faucets to spoiled food in the refrigerator, there are countless reasons why mold growth is so common in kitchens and similar type spaces (ex. office break room). Constant exposure to heat and moisture makes any kitchen a prime breeding ground for mold and mildew. Check out our prevention tips to avoid the need for mold removal services in… Continue reading