3 Easy Hacks for a Clogged Drain

When it takes a couple seconds for your sink to drain or there’s a strange odor coming from the pipes, it might be time to investigate and unclog your drain. Unfortunately, throwing out the visible gunk at the top of the drain is not always enough. Unclogging can require remediation, ranging from easy at-home methods that won’t ruin your pipes… Continue reading

Smoke Alarm Maintenance & Care Checklist

We have all heard it: the chirp of a smoke alarm asking for new batteries. While every so often they become a pestering headache, we often take smoke alarms for granted and forget to perform regular maintenance on them. They are though, in fact, the most important appliances we have, as they can prevent fire damage and injury. With spring… Continue reading

Home Maintenance Checklist for Spring Cleaning

With temperatures starting to rise and the warm weather coming to many snow-ridden cities, you might be starting your annual spring cleaning routine. The spring sunlight has a way of exposing home issues that require maintenance and care. When following your regularly scheduled spring cleaning, it might be time to check for damage in the following areas that may have… Continue reading

How to Inspect Your Roof for Wind Damage

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

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

Mold Prevention Tips for the Kitchen

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

Is Your Tree Sick, Dying or Dead?

As the winter season continues, the cold weather may cause you to worry about the condition of a tree on your property. Winds and shifting soils may cause weak dead trees to fall, so it’s important to contact our emergency tree removal services to remove hazardous trees. Here are two steps you can take to see if your tree is… Continue reading

Identifying Fires and Using the Right Extinguisher

Fires are classified based on the type of substances that fuel them. Because of this, you cannot treat all fires the same way. If you are a business owner, you may be more susceptible to a larger variety of fires depending on the type of equipment that is used on your property. Take a minute to learn about different classes… Continue reading

Fire Safety During the Holiday Season

Is your business celebrating the holiday season? While decking the halls, be sure that you are still taking the proper safety precautions your business needs to stay safe. The Consumer Product Safety Commission, or the CPSC, estimates that roughly $16 billion in property damage is done every year during the holidays. The main cause cited for these damages is fires,… Continue reading

Why Safety Training is Important for all Employees

Safety should always be a priority when on the job. While safety plans are really tailored to what your business does, you should still make an effort to properly train your employees in general workplace safety. Here are a couple reasons why you should sit down with employees and go over safety procedures: What happens if a customer gets hurt… Continue reading