How to Thoroughly Search Your Home for Hidden Storm Damage

How to Thoroughly Search Your Home for Hidden Storm Damage

Hidden damage that can cost up to thousands of dollars may be hiding unchecked in your home. This type of damage is not only costly, it can also put you and your loved ones at risk. Here are some places where storm damage may not be apparent: Check the Roof A common...
Your Guide to Waterproofing Your Home’s Crawl Spaces

Your Guide to Waterproofing Your Home’s Crawl Spaces

Even though most homeowners rarely access crawl spaces, it’s still critical to keep these areas dry. These spaces leave room for easy access to run ductwork, wiring, and plumbing. Plus, they have footings that protect the foundation of the house from most soil...
Disposal Guidelines for Biohazardous Waste

Disposal Guidelines for Biohazardous Waste

Biohazardous waste is a type of medical waste that contains harmful agents. It is produced by hospitals, laboratories and factories that supply medical equipment. The main types of biohazardous waste include: solid waste liquid waste pathological waste microbiological...
A Guide to Testing Your Home Air Quality

A Guide to Testing Your Home Air Quality

We spend a lot of time inside our house, and if unchecked, contaminated air can wreak havoc on our health. The World Health Organization estimates that 7 million people die every year due to air pollution. Roughly 80% of people living in urban areas are exposed to...
Water-Damaged Items You Can Still Recover

Water-Damaged Items You Can Still Recover

Recovering from water-damage after a flood or a leaking pipe can be a challenging experience for everyone involved. Most victims are so preoccupied with dealing with the damage to the physical structure of their home that they neglect the possibility of recovering...
How to Avoid a Kitchen Fire

How to Avoid a Kitchen Fire

A kitchen is a happy place in most households. It’s where family members gather to have light-hearted conversations with each other, prepare meals, or enjoy a quick snack. Unfortunately, the kitchen is also a space where a house fire is most likely to start....