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Why Mold Cleanup Is an Expert’s Game

No one likes to open the door and discover a musty smell in their house. You might think that a good scrubbing is all it needs, but what if the stench lingers? It is time to call local mold cleanup experts because you could have a black mold infestation. Why Mold Is Hard To Clean […]

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3 Tips To Prepare Kids To Escape a House Fire

A house fire might not seem like a common occurrence in Bend, Oregon, but it is still something every family should be prepared to deal with. Here are 3 kids safety tips to help be prepared if a fire happens. Create an Escape Plan The first step to making sure that children know how to […]

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Why Water Restoration Is a Part of Fire Cleanup

If your business has suffered fire damage, then water is also now one of your major concerns. Look beyond the blacked walls. You’ll notice the soggy baseboards, ceiling tiles and carpeting. After all, extinguishing sparks usually involves a hose and a very heavy dousing of fluid. Therefore, in order to ensure proper order is returned, […]

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Mold Can Still Grow During the Winter

How to Prevent Mold Growth in the Winter Mold spores are all around us, but the growth of mold can be prevented. Mold needs moisture, warmth and food in order to grow in your home. When you deprive mold of moisture, warmth and food, you will stop it from growing, but you won’t kill the […]

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Protect Your Foundation as Snow Melts

Water seeping into a dwelling is not covered by homeowners’ insurance, (covered by flood insurance) so if your home sustains water damage as the snow melts, this can become a very expensive problem.  Here are 5 tips for protecting the foundation from flooding during the spring thaw. Make sure gutters are clear and downspouts drain […]

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Common Types of Mold

The Most Common Household Mold Types Alternaria is one of the more common molds found indoors and outdoors is alternaria. Alternaria usually appears in areas that are damp like the sink, shower, or dark and dimly lit areas outside the home. Health problems associated with alternaria include asthma attacks and allergic reactions. Aspergillus This mold […]

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Prevent Water Damage During the Winter Months

Causes Of Winter Home Water Damage – The more you know, the better prepared you can be. While water damage may occur at any time of year, cold temperatures and inclement weather can combine to trigger winter water damage such as leaks and water intrusion, particularly in residential structures. Another aspect of winter damage is […]

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