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Choosing Between Damage Contractors

Your friend's best friend's cousin might sound like your best bet for an inexpensive, quick repair, but it might be smarter to hire the professionals. A few years ago, I made the mistake of listening to some friend's advice on working with an unlicensed contractor, and I have been regretting that choice for years. In addition to leaving behind wet walls and a damaged interior, the unskilled contractors that I worked with also showed up late and were difficult to get a hold of. My blog is all about helping you to choose the best contractors for the job, so that you can get on with your life.

When To Call A Water Damage Contractor

As a homeowner, water damage is one of the major nightmare situations to watch out for. No matter how careful you are with having routine inspections, performing annual maintenance, and getting any repairs done quickly, problems can still show up. Pipes can burst, floods can come through the area, and appliances that use water can break and cause flooding. No matter what the cause, a water damage contractor should come right away to assess the situation and start the cleanup and restoration process. Read More 

Are Missing Shingles The Only Sign Of Storm Damage?

One of the most gut-wrenching feelings any homeowner can experience is stepping outside after a storm and finding roofing shingles on the lawn. High winds can rip roofing shingles from the substrate, especially on older roofs or roofs with existing issues. This damage tends to be highly visible, and there's no mistaking the threat posed by exposing your home's roof decking.  However, missing shingles are far from the only problem that storms can create. Read More