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January 15, 2022

DIY Water Damage Cleanup

Have you ever watched a magician perform the disappearing water trick, where water is poured into a cup, the cup is turned over and nothing comes out? It’s as if the water magically vanished into thin air! (Spoiler warning: sodium polyacrylate, the material within disposable diapers, is first placed in… Read More

January 8, 2022

Water Damage Could Add Value to Your Property

Water Damage Could Add Value to Your Property Property damage from water, mold, and storms can feel overwhelming. In fact, while going through a disaster, it’s tough to find an upside. But water damage restoration could increase your South Carolina property’s value in the long run. It comes… Read More

December 18, 2021

9 Tips To Avoid Frozen Pipes

You may often hear the sounds of snap, crackle, and pop from a fireplace or your breakfast cereal, but you never want to hear those noises from the water pipes in your South Carolina home or business. They could be a sign of a breaking pipe, and once one ruptures,… Read More

June 4, 2020

How to Repair Water Damaged Wood Furniture

Water is an enemy of wood furniture. As wood is naturally porous, it does not take long for it to absorb moisture. A spill that you forgot to clean up, flooding in your home, and a variety of other incidents can result in liquid soaking into your wood furniture. When… Read More

May 14, 2020

What to Do When Your Washing Machine Floods

When a washing machine floods, water damage can occur quickly. There may have been a clog in the line or perhaps a water supply line burst. In any case, you may find your laundry room flooded and possibly other rooms of your home flooded too. When this type of… Read More

May 11, 2020

The Real Costs of Water Damage to Your Home

Leaky roofs, burst pipes, backed-up sewage systems and similar incidents can cause extensive water damage in a home. As water can quickly saturate and ruin materials, it is important to address water damage quickly to prevent further problems like water rot and mold growth. To minimize this damage, learn the… Read More

March 26, 2020

How to Prevent Mold Infestation after Water Damage to Your Home

Water damage is one of the most common reasons why homeowners file claims on their homeowner’s insurance policies. Water can cause serious damage to wood structures, drywall, electrical systems, appliances, furniture, and other personal property. The water infiltrates wood fibers, corrodes metal, and can undermine the integrity of the home’s… Read More

March 19, 2020

What Type of Water Damage Is Covered by Homeowner’s Insurance?

Claims for water damage are some of the most common claims by homeowners on their homeowner’s insurance policies. Most homeowners believe their insurance policies cover water damage in their homes. However, not all water damage is covered, and often, it takes a water damage event for the homeowner to find… Read More

March 2, 2020

How To Get Insurance To Pay For Water Damage?

The effects of water damage on a home can be substantial. When water makes its way into a home through leaks in the roof, broken pipes, foundation cracks, or another source, it can quickly ruin furniture, upholstery, appliances, electronics, and much more. To protect against these types of incidents, most… Read More

February 17, 2020

How to Choose a Water Damage Restoration Company

Water damage can impact your home after a flood, plumbing leak, clogged toilet, and broken or burst pipes, among other accidents. When it does happen, it’s important to seek immediate assistance so that the damage does not worsen. Water damage can cause mold growth and decrease the integrity of your… Read More