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Consequences of Slow Leaks

  •  Nov 15 2020
  •  Superior Restoration
TS Eliot’s poem The Hollow Men famously ends with the lines, “this is the way the world ends, not with a bang, but a whimper.” …

Taking Care of Your Crawl Space

  •  Oct 15 2020
  •   Superior Restoration
Crawl spaces are areas of a home that are similar to a basement, but usually smaller.  They are unfinished areas located below the ground floor o…

IICRC Certification: Absolutely Vital for Restoration Companies

  •  Sep 15 2020
  •   Superior Restoration
The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC) is a certification and standard-setting non-profit organization for the i…

Dry Out: The Most Crucial Step in Water Damage Restoration

  •  Aug 15 2020
  •   Superior Restoration
Simply airing out a room or pointing a fan at the floor will not properly dry out an area that has experienced flooding or water damage. Because of wa…

This is a Disaster! Or is it?

  •  Jul 15 2020
  •   Superior Restoration
Property damage from water, fire, mold, and storms can feel devastating.  There’s a reason they’re called disasters, right?  But…

Three Categories of Water Damage

  •  Jun 17 2020
  •  Superior Restoration
When you experience water damage, proper drying isn’t the only reason to call in a professional restoration company.  Not all water damages…

After the Fire is Out: Water Damage

  •  May 15 2020
  •  Superior Restoration
When most people think of fire damage, they think of the flames and smoke and odor associated with the fire.  One thing that often gets forgotten…

Aftermath: What to Look for After a Storm

  •  May 04 2020
  •  Superior Restoration
No matter what climate you live in or what time of year it is, storms are inevitable. And, the unfortunate fact is, where there are storms, there is s…

Burst Pipes

  •  Apr 15 2020
  •  Superior Restoration
Something is hiding in our homes that we use every day, but rarely give a second thought. That is, we don't think about it until it causes problem…

Restore Your Property Today – Not "When This Is Over"

  •  Apr 09 2020
  •  Superior Restoration
You are doing the right thing. You are staying "Safer At Home." But then the unexpected happens. Your pipe bursts and causes a flood. Your a…

Where is the Water in My Basement Coming From?

  •  Mar 15 2020
  •  Superior Restoration
Basements are notorious for attracting unwanted water.  Because they’re underground and a common location for plumbing, appliances, and uti…

Is Storm Damage Covered by Insurance

  •  Feb 15 2020
  •  Superior Restoration
You’ve just made it through a tornado or hurricane or massive snowstorm. The dust has cleared, and you’ve managed to assess the damage…

Mold: What’s Growing On Up There

  •  Jan 15 2020
  •  Superior Restoration
The holidays are over. You’ve clambered into the attic to store all the decorations and knick-knacks away for another year. It smells musti…

Preparing Your Home for Winter

  •  Dec 15 2019
  •  Superior Restoration
With the winter season fast approaching,  the entire nation has to prepare the home for harsh, colder temperatures. Freezing or near freezing…

Holiday Hazards

  •  Nov 15 2019
  •  Superior Restoration
A structural fire is a disaster at any time of the year, but especially during the holidays.  Unfortunately, this time of year is prime time for …