Category: Water

Water Damage and Filing Claims with Homeowners Insurance

Property owners can benefit from understanding how to use homeowners insurance to cover residential water damage. Along with understanding how to get the insurer to pay for the damages, property owners should also know how to actually file the homeowners...

Emergency Response to Disasters

With hurricane season having started June 1, in Florida each year, residents should know where to turn when these emergencies occur. In Florida, the Division of Emergency Management is tasked with planning for and responding to natural and man made...

How far will mold in your AC closet spread?

Moisture is typically the culprit when you find mold growth in the AC closet. In damp, moist conditions, mold can spread quite rapidly from one location to another. Checking the unit and drying out the room regularly are the best...

What is Cat 3 Dirty Water?

Cat3, or Category 3, is the most severe type of water damage a property owner can encounter. Often times, this type of damage is referred to as dirty water or black water. This is highly contaminated water that could be...

Preventing Water Damage in your Home

Florida might be nicknamed the Sunshine State, but as all residents know, we get more than our fair share of rain. From hurricanes to floods to something as unexpected as a pipe bursting there are any number of ways water...

Emergency Preparedness Tips for Your Home

Preparing your home for emergencies is crucial. Even the small things can make a big difference when disaster strikes. Make these changes and additions in your home to better protect your family. Know Common Disasters in Your Area Depending on...