Does Insurance Cover a Flooded Basement in Minneapolis?

Basements are cozy, convenient areas of your home for watching television, playing games, and having extra room for guests when they come to visit. A lot of times as well, basements are also the designated area for major appliances like washing machines, water heaters, and more. For many reasons, you could be faced with disaster […]

3 Things That Could Happen to Your Home After Water Damage

The key to preventing any sort of water damagein your home is catching it early and fixing the problem before it sets in too long. The longer the water sits and saturates, the more damage it will cause, and you will need more permanent repairs that will add up in cost. Here are three things that […]

How to Deal With a Flooded Basement

Dealing with an unexpected flood in your home’s basement is both inconvenient and anxiety-inducing. Especially if this has never happened before, or if you’ve never dealt with a flood, you likely don’t know where to start. Fortunately, Restoration 1 of Greater Minneapolis is here for you – we want to help you navigate through this event successfully. […]

Restoring Your Home After Fire Damage

Fire can cause untold damage to a home. The visible damage is not your only problem, however. If professional repairs are not carried out, invisible particles will continue to contaminate the very air you breathe long after the charred remnants of your structures have been removed. Damaged Components Do you want unsafe components left in […]

The Home Fire Problem in Greater Minneapolis, Minnesota

In Minnesota, we know winter. We know that it is months longer here than in most states, and much, much colder. That being said, we know there is a very real need for a high-quality heating system to heat your home in below zero temperatures. What you may not realize, though, is that heating systems […]

Why You Need Emergency Restoration Services: A Water Damage Timeline

Water damage can come in many forms, from broken pipes and leaky appliances to flash floods and other natural disasters. While the damage caused by an extensive amount of water might be significantly more than the damage caused by a small leak, the reality is that you don’t want your home with stagnant water for a long […]

Surprising Places In Your Home That Might Have Mold Growth

We all know basic facts about mold and mold growth. Your knowledge probably dates back into your elementary school science days, but now, as a homeowner, mold is far less interesting. In fact, it is concerning due to the health risks of long-term mold exposure for you and your family. If you have stumbled across […]

Things You Didn’t Know Could Happen to Your Property After Fire & Smoke Damage

After you have experienced a fire, you probably have a lot of questions on what happens next. It is only natural; no matter the magnitude of the fire, it can cause real damage. First things first, you should call in a professional that you can trust. At Restoration 1 of Greater Minneapolis, we are available […]

How to Spot Water Damage in Your Walls

You might think water damage in your home would be obvious. Sometimes it is, but other times it can be a little while before you start to notice a problem. If you suspect that water has infiltrated your home, here are some tips to help you deduce whether or not it is a cause for […]

What to Do If Your Basement Floods

When your basement floods, you need to take immediate action to limit the damage. The sooner you start cleaning up the better. There are specific steps that will help ensure that your internal structures and furniture are rescued from the deluge of water. Safety First There is a real risk of electrocution if there is […]