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  • How Much Should I Expect To Pay For a Sump Pump?

    Is basement flooding leaving you all wet? Find out how much a sump pump costs with our handy guide.

  • Polybutylene Pipes: A Ticking Time Bomb

    "Poly" pipes or "PB" pipes gained popularity in the U.S. in late 1970's amidst economic recession for their affordability and flexibility. However, over time, these pipes fall apart. Here's how to find out if you need PB pipes replaced before they fail.

  • The Four P's of Burst Pipes

    It's one of the worst experiences a homeowner can endure, and unfortunately, it's also the most common experience: water damage from burst pipes is the number one claim on homeowners' insurance, accompanied by a litany of ghastly grievances. Here's how to handle them.

  • Where There's Smoke, There's Damage

    Winter has officially arrived, and with it, the season of firefighters working overtime. There are ovens baking through the night, short-circuiting Christmas tree lights, neglected space heaters, improperly disposed of chimney ash, and of course, deep-fried turkey disasters.

  • Prepare for, Repair and Prevent Sewer Clogs

    At some point in every homeowner's life, a plumbing issue of one kind or another presents itself. Most of the time, unscrewing the U-pipe under a sink or a simple hand auger saves the day. But what if it's something bigger?

The Water & Fire Damage Restoration Library

Where There's Smoke, There's Damage
Slab Leaks: What Lies Beneath?
How to fix frozen pipes

How Much Should I Expect To Pay For a Sump Pump?
Polybutylene Pipes: A Ticking Time Bomb
The Four P's of Burst Pipes
Where There's Smoke, There's Damage
Prepare for, Repair and Prevent Sewer Clogs
How much does it cost to repair dry rot?
How much does it cost to repair a flooded basement?
Slab Leaks: What Lies Beneath?
How to fix frozen pipes
How do I safely and effectively remove mold?
How much does fire damage restoration cost?