All fires are unique, with distinct characteristics and challenges. For starters, each aspect creates a broad spectrum of variables including the source, the intensity, the combustion rate, and the physical arrangement of the structure. When a … [Read more...] about Understanding Structure Fires
A property damage emergency almost always comes announced and it can strike any home. Your basement may flood overnight from a burst pipe or leak, and a fire can start suddenly in your home because of something minor like a frayed wire within … [Read more...] about Your Response to a Property Damage Emergency
September is National Preparedness Month and it’s recognized annually to promote disaster and emergency planning now and throughout the year. 2020 has taught many of us the value of helping individuals and families in our communities. As our … [Read more...] about Disasters Don’t Wait Make Your Plan Today
Mold spores are everywhere, and they only need a moist surface on which to settle and grow. Mold thrives and multiplies when the environment supplies moisture, nourishment, and warmth. Many people think that since mold is a living organism, … [Read more...] about Can Mold Be Killed by Drying it Out?
The aftermath of a fire can be harsh. The resulting smoke permeates everything, leaving discoloration and an unpleasant odor. We tend to imagine the charred remains of our home and belongings when thinking about fire damage, but it’s often the … [Read more...] about Smoke and Odor Removal After a Fire