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September 19, 2022

Why Water Damage to Ceilings Should be Repaired Quickly

Water damage to ceilings is a common issue because it can appear from various sources – from leaking roofs to plumbing problems. If not properly addressed, it can destroy homes, cause mold growth and sickness, and cost tens of thousands of dollars to repair. As a homeowner, you should know… Read More

September 5, 2022

Smoke and Soot Are More Dangerous Than You May Think

If you’ve experienced a fire in your South Carolina home or business, you may be tempted to rush back into the building once the flames are extinguished to determine the amount of damage to the structure, your belongings, or inventory. But the experts know from personal experience that this could… Read More

August 29, 2022

Should You Buy a Fire Damaged Home?

With South Carolina home prices skyrocketing, people are willing to do almost anything to get a good deal, including buying a house that has had a fire. That could be a good investment because they cost less and may even be negotiated at a lower price. But the following are… Read More

August 22, 2022

Powerful South Carolina Storms are Here to Stay

Does it seem to you that South Carolina storms are becoming both more frequent and more violent? Well, they are. There has been a staggering rise in the number of extreme weather events globally over the past 20 years, driven largely by rising global temperatures and other climatic changes that… Read More

August 15, 2022

It’s Spring Cleaning Time for Property Managers

Winter is finally over! But with warmer weather comes a whole new set of concerns and projects for South Carolina property managers. It’s spring cleaning time! Since there’s so much to do, we’ve helped by creating a checklist so you’ll have a better handle on what needs to be done. Read More

August 10, 2022

Hurricane Damage

Of all documented weather disasters in U.S. history, hurricanes have caused the most deaths and destruction. The year 2020 set a new record for events with 22 billion-dollar weather and climate disasters—shattering the previous annual record of 16 events in 2011 and 2017. Then on August 29, 2021, Hurricane Ida… Read More

July 27, 2022

How Environmental Hygienists Find Mold Spores

Once upon a time if you couldn’t see something you generally weren’t worried about it. Today, with the advances in science and technology, we now understand that gases and micro-pollutants in the air – even those that can’t be seen or smelled – can affect our health and well-being. So,… Read More

July 25, 2022

Hardwood Floors and Water Don’t Mix

If you have hardwood floors in your South Carolina home, they’ve probably had water on them at one time or another, either from a spilled glass, a broken pipe, or just wet shoes. But have you ever questioned whether water can seriously damage your hardwood floors? This is information you… Read More

July 21, 2022

Do You Know Where Your Water Shut-Off Valves Are?

Most of us are probably glad to get home after a long day of stress at work, fighting traffic, and running errands. Because home is where our heart is. It’s our sanctuary from the world and we take it for granted that everything will work just as we want it… Read More

June 29, 2022

4 Big Myths Regarding Disaster Restoration

Like other industries, bad actors have tainted the reputation of disaster restoration companies. Along with distrust, many misconceptions and myths have been made regarding the mitigation and restoration process. A tragic consequence of this distrust and misunderstanding is that disaster victims sometimes don’t take quick action to have their loss… Read More