How to Increase the Value of Your Home with a Kitchen Remodel
Renovating your kitchen can improve the value of a home for many reasons! It can improve your quality of life by increasing its functionality by making the kitchen a more convenient and efficient space for cooking, cleaning, and socializing. Upgraded … Read More
Statistics and Tips on How to Avoid Christmas Fires
Avoid Starting Accidental Fires This Christmas! Christmas and Christmas Eve are statically among the leading days for house fires. There are more than double the number of fires on Christmas day than on any other day of the year. Along … Read More
How to Prevent an Oven Fire This Thanksgiving
With the holidays just around the corner, many of us are preparing for friends and family gatherings. If you are hosting Thanksgiving this year, you are likely beginning to create your shopping list. Anyone who has hosted a Holiday meal … Read More
Tropical Storm Nicole Weather Update
Tropical Storm Nicole to Strengthen Tuesday and Wednesday This update straight from the National Weather Service CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS: – A Storm Surge Watch is in effect for Eastern Clay, Eastern Putnam, Inland St. Johns, South Central Duval, and … Read More
Hurricane Categories and What to Expect
With hurricane season in full swing, Floridians need to prepare appropriately for heavy rain and winds. A homeowner should take the necessary steps to lessen the damage to their house and surrounding property. Even with adequate preparation, home destruction is … Read More
How to Treat Mold in Your Home
A homeowner never wants to find mold in their home. Mold comes in many different forms and colors including black, orange, white, and green. Among these, black is the most common type and can be very dangerous to individuals exposed … Read More
What To Do After a Hurricane
With hurricane season just around the corner, homeowners are taking crucial steps to keep their homes safe from damage. Unfortunately, severe hurricanes cause inevitable damage. It is important for homeowners to be knowledgeable on the steps they should take … Read More
When Should You Replace Water Damaged Drywall?
Fixing water damaged drywall can be a simple job and it can cost thousands of dollars. A lot depends on other issues that may come with the water damage. Water damaged drywall can be a huge indicator of possible mold … Read More
Steps to Protect Your Property from Hurricane Damage
Hurricanes can be extremely devastating to a homeowner. With hurricane season just around the corner, it is important to take the essential steps in protecting your home from potential damage. Staying informed on any warnings issued by the government or … Read More
How Do You Restore a Building After a Fire?
Hearing news that your home or business has suffered from a fire can be horrifying. Potential homeowners never foresee themselves losing everything to a fire. Not a single business owner assumes that one day they will deal with such a … Read More
Florida Hurricane Predictions for 2022
No homeowner wants to hear that a hurricane is coming their way. But, it looks like the 2022 Hurricane Season will be an active one for Floridians. Florida experiences hurricanes every year, typically surrounding certain months – June 1 through … Read More
What Does Water Damage Restoration Include?
Water damage is a nightmare that no homeowner wants to face. This type of property damage can leave a house with structural faults and safety hazards. Often, the extent of the damage as well as the potential dangers are hidden. … Read More
What Kinds of Mold are Dangerous?
Did you know that there are a variety of molds? Actually, there are thousands of different mold species out there! No homeowner or business owner is thrilled to see the presence of mold regardless of the type. They vary … Read More
Home Christmas Tree Fire Facts
Christmas tree fires are not that common. However, when they do happen, they are much more dangerous and likely to kill than other types of fires. Christmas Tree Fires are More Deadly United States fire departments respond to an average … Read More
Is Mold from a Water Leak Dangerous?
Eventually, as a homeowner you will end up dealing with a water leak in your home – especially if you live here in Central Florida. With the high winds that come with hurricanes and summer storms, minor roof damage is … Read More
6 Kitchen Design Mistakes That People Regret
In our business of disaster restoration, we’ve seen plenty of amazing kitchen designs and many not-so-great kitchen designs. Often, when disaster strikes it presents an opportunity to “fix” undesirable features created by kitchen design mistakes. We have learned a lot … Read More
Why Flood Water Can be Extremely Dangerous if Not Professionally Dried Out and Cleaned
In the unfortunate event that a homeowner experiences a house flood, it is imperative to take the necessary steps afterward. Floods are caused by a variety of events such as water leakage, broken pipes, and sometimes natural disasters. They can … Read More
Does Smoke Odor Eventually Go Away?
The smell of burning cookies or pizza has left many of our homes with an unsavory smell. However, this issue is often resolved with a small fix such as opening a few windows or a door. In the unfortunate event … Read More
Potential Effects of Mold on Your Health
Mold is a fungus that appears in many different forms. It is spread by spores floating in the air. Left unchecked, the possible effects of mold on your health can be serious. There are a variety of environments that promote … Read More
Top Remodeling Trends
Individuals are extremely busy with their professional and work lives that many home projects and renovations seem out of reach. That is why it is beneficial to utilize a one-stop-shop company that will be there from beginning to end with … Read More
Is Home Water Damage Tax Deductible?
Experiencing a flood in your home is one of the most damaging and devastating events that can happen to a homeowner. There are separate processes involved with water damage clean up, including the water extraction, followed by the repairs to … Read More
How Do You Fix a Fire Damaged House?
Experiencing a fire is incredibly horrifying for any home or business owner. No one expects to lose everything in a blink of an eye due to fire damage. The magnitude and length of time it takes to put out the … Read More
What Kind of Damage Can Hurricanes Cause?
Hurricanes can bring several serious hazards to you and your home. These various hazards include wind, storm surge, flooding, and sometimes even tornados. Hurricanes impact natural environments as well as the homes we live in. Sometimes these damages can be … Read More
Kitchen Island Ideas
The addition of an island in a kitchen is an easy upgrade. With ovens, stoves, dishwashers, and refrigerators competing for the space within your kitchen, storage becomes very limited. An island would be beneficial and create a very functional kitchen … Read More
Are All Types of Mold Dangerous?
Mold is an organism that presents itself in a variety of colors, ranging from black, white, orange, green or purple. Although mold is not always harmful, some types pose a dangerous risk and should be taken seriously. If an individual … Read More
6 Things to Think About Before Remodeling Your Home
No matter how satisfied you are with your home, there are always things you may want to improve. Browsing through home decor magazines, websites, or watching home improvements shows can prompt someone to make comparisons and ultimately wish for updates. … Read More
WHAT TO DO IF YOU THINK YOUR HOUSE HAS MOLD
Moisture and mold -Problems in a house If you are a homeowner, the last thing you want to find within your home is mold. This dangerous fungus is not only unsafe for you and the others living in the environment, … Read More
How to Protect Yourself from COVID-19
What is COVID-19? COVID-19 is a virus from the common cold family. However, the human body has never seen this virus before. There is a possibility that it may have emerged from an animal and then made its way to … Read More
How to Protect Your Home from a Flood
There are additional dangers involved with flooding inside your home. It is important to assess these risks. To avoid possible loss, one should prepare and make the appropriate renovations to reduce the threat of a flood. These preparations include installing … Read More
Important Things to Know if a Tree Falls on Your Home
If a tree falls on your house – safely evacuate, then call a restoration contractor for temporary repairs and assessment of the damage before you do anything else! Despite the fact that trees can significantly add to the attractiveness of … Read More
Which Home Improvements Affect Home Value?
The value of a home can be a subjective observation depending on who you’re asking, which makes it a tricky concept. With that being said, determining which improvements affect home value the most can be difficult for a home owner. … Read More
Christmas Hazards to Avoid this Holiday Season
‘Tis the season to fill your home with lights, tinsels, baubles, Christmas trees, and much more! Christmas is a festive holiday that many individuals love to partake by decorating their homes inside and out. However, it is easy to forget … Read More
Thanksgiving Has More House Fires than Any Other Day of the Year!
For a variety of reasons, the chance of starting a fire on Thanksgiving Day is three times more likely than on any other day of the year. However, this is easily preventable. Below are some common hazards to help you … Read More
7 Unforeseen Dangers of a Leaky Roof
Water damage can be serious problem for both the integrity of your structure and your health. Keep an eye out for a leaky roof that can ruin your home and compromise your safety. A Roof leak should be taken seriously … Read More
What Should I Do If I Have Water Damage or Flooding?
What To Do Until Help Arrives The most important factor to focus on after any situation with water damage is safety. General questions to ask yourself to gain this assurance are: Would it be logically safe to stay in the … Read More
Which Remodeling Projects Provide the BEST Resale Value
Homeowners who decide to make renovations may be shocked to find out which remodeling projects provide the best resale value. The Kitchen The kitchen for instance is a great area to begin remodeling. Although this type of arrangement can be … Read More
What do you do if a tree damages your roof?
Safety first! Then make the phone call! Although trees and natural landscape can increase the beauty of a home, sometimes they can create issues. Fallen trees near or your home are among the top ways to incur damage to a … Read More
How to Prevent Mold in Your Home
Mold is a fungus that comes in all shapes, sizes and colors ranging from black, white, orange, green and purple. In small amounts, mold is considered natural and harmless. It pays a critical role in the environment to break down … Read More
5 Errors That Can Derail Your Kitchen Remodel
Remodeling one’s home can not only create a better living space but can also increase the value of the home. Renovations can be costly and therefore it is important that someone interested in making these arrangements is aware of that. There … Read More
Effects of Water Damage
Effects of Water Damage Water damage is a problem that most property owners dread. When it rains heavily or Florida experiences a hurricane, the risk of water damage increases. Water can cause thousands of dollars’ worth of damage to the … Read More
10 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Restoration Contractor
In the aftermath of a disaster like a hurricane or fire, locating the right restoration company to get you back to normal may seem intimidating. Especially under such difficult circumstances, where time is of the essence, choosing the right company … Read More
Can Mold in My Home Make Me Sick?
Mold is a big problem in almost every home, but few people are aware of any problem. Everyone looks in the obvious places: the shower curtain, under the sink, etc. But mold can grow just about anywhere. To know for … Read More
Prioritizing Your List of Home Remodeling Projects
So, it’s the New Year. And, if you are like everyone else, your year is packed with new resolutions and plans. If your new year plan comes with a list for remodeling, but you don’t know where to start – … Read More
Assessing Your Home for Roof Storm Damage
Follow this advice from OneRestore to check for and fix damage to your roof after a storm. Even when a storm does not produce a great amount of rain or hail, wind alone can create enough damage to your roof to … Read More
Fire Safety During the Holiday Season
Fire hazards are all around us and in our homes – But never so much as during the holidays. Keep yourselves and your possessions safe by knowing how house fires commonly start and how to prevent them. Of the top … Read More
Hurricane Michael Update from OneRestore Onsite in Panama City
OneRestore has had crews in Panama City Bay County area since Hurricane Michael slammed into the Panhandle as a category 4 hurricane, on October 4th. Michael was said to be the strongest hurricane to hit Florida shores in 14 years. … Read More
What Can Be Done to Prevent Sewage Backups?
What Causes Sewage Problems? Sewage can end up in your property in a variety of ways. A flooded river or body of water, a broken sewer main, or even a backed-up overflowing toilet can result in a filthy, smelly, hazardous … Read More
Home Fire Safety Tips
Fire Safety and Prevention Everyone wants to have a safe place for their family to live free from fire hazards. In order to do so, it is necessary to take precautions to avoid fire safety hazards. Every year in the … Read More
Should I Clean With Vinegar?
While vinegar is often referred to as a one-size-fits-all miracle cleaner, often it is not right for the job at hand. Vinegar naturally helps remove odors, it’s cheap, and environmentally friendly, but there are many things we should never clean … Read More
Think You May Have Mold in Your Home?
Here’s What You Need to Know… Mold grows in any place that is warm and damp and can spread and grow quickly in the surrounding areas. The most common places mold can grow are basements and crawl spaces, walls, … Read More
Do You Suffer from Allergies? Asthma?
We can help you reduce those agonizing episodes. Here’s how… If you haven’t already done so, you should consult your doctor and learn which allergens affect you or your family the most. Through medical consultation, you can learn whether … Read More