How to Deal with Burst Pipe Damage

Depending on the location and severity of the pipe damage, a burst water pipe in your home will eventually cause damage.  Flooding from a burst pipe can cause quite a bit of damage to your home. A burst pipe, no matter how large or tiny, can cause damage to your walls, floors, ceilings, or items […]

Does Water Damage Always Cause Mold in Minneapolis?

If you live in Minneapolis, you might understand how weather changes can be damaging to your properties. The winters are snowy, while the summers are hot and humid. With that said, as a property owner, there is a chance you might have experienced a flooded house at least once. While a flood on a property is […]

6 Negative Effects of Water Damage to your Home in Minneapolis

A roof leak, sewer backup, burst pipe, foundation cracks, sump pump failure, and a flooded basement all have one key thing in common: they cause water damage. Regardless of the cause of water damage to your home, you should take water damage repair seriously and act hastily to mitigate the damage extent and protect yourself […]

How Fast Can Water Damage Ruin A Home?

Floods can be devastating to your home. Water is utterly destructive, and a flood is not the only potential cause of indoor water damage. Accidental spills, roof damage, burst pipes, broken appliances, and plumbing leaks can all cause water to drip, stream, and flood into areas where it should not. Clean water also becomes eventually […]

Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Restoration Contractor

Calamities can strike abruptly, and your home or business is not exempt from the damage such an event can bring. Whether your home or business is flooded because of a burst pipe or damaged by an unexpected fire, your property will require serious repair. As a homeowner, you may be accustomed to fixing minor issues […]

Reasons Why Fire Damage Restoration Is Better Left To The Pros

If your home or business has been damaged by a fire, you are probably eager to restore your space and put the incident behind you. But, instead of trying to restore the space yourself, consider hiring fire restoration professionals, who have the skill, experience, and equipment needed to erase the aftermath of fire perfectly. Even […]

6 Disaster Restoration Myths in Greater Minneapolis

Natural disasters have the immense power of taking down homes, structures, and surrounding areas in the blink of an eye. The impact of earthquakes, hurricanes, and flooding can be very costly, not to mention the lives of families turned upside down in the wake of the devastation.  Communities can go for days, weeks, and even […]

Ways to Disinfect and Sanitize Every Room in Your House

With the current COVID-19 pandemic, regular cleaning and disinfecting your home is integral for keeping a safe level and maintaining a healthy home. Individual-to-individual transmission of the coronavirus poses a significant risk than surface-to-surface transmission. Therefore, the CDC (Centers for Disease Control) recommends frequent cleaning, disinfecting, and sanitizing high-touch surfaces daily regardless if you are […]

Can Water Damage Cause a Fire? | Restoration 1 Minneapolis

Have floodwaters, a washing machine leakage, or a storm caused water damage in your home? Water damage not only causes health problems like mold growth, but it can also be outright dangerous. One of the issues water damage can lead to is a fire. In this blog post, we look at the dangers of water […]

Dangers of Smoke and Soot to Your Health | Restoration 1

Dangers of Smoke and Soot to Your Health As the old saying goes, where there is smoke there is fire. Everyone is well-aware of the effects a fire can have on a home or other structure, but very few people consider the effects of the smoke and soot created by the fire. While the flames […]

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