• How To Prepare For A Hurricane

    How To Prepare For A Hurricane

    By David Libowitz Although you cannot prevent a hurricane from happening, you can limit emotional distress and structural damage to your property by being prepared. To guarantee that you know what to do if a hurricane hits your area, be sure to implement the following strategies: Long-Term Hurricane Planning To ensure that you are prepared […]

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  • What to do when dealing with fire damage in your residential or commercial property

    What to do when dealing with fire damage in your residential or commercial property

    By David Libowitz http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com nationaldisasterrecovery.org Whether your property is residential or commercial, both fire and smoke can cause severe damage to your building’s structure and everything inside it. If you have experienced a fire in your residential or commercial property, it can be very traumatic and the damage that it leaves behind can be overwhelming. […]

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  • Water Damage Carpet Cleaning

    Water Damage Carpet Cleaning

    By David Libowitz http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com www.nationaldisasterrecovery.org You head downstairs for your morning pot of coffee, but as you reach the first floor, your feet sink into a spongy carpet that absorbed a plethora of water. This may seem unreal, but it is a reality for many people. However, when it comes to water damage, practice safety […]

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  • Laminate Flooring Water DamageLaminate Flooring Water Damage

    Laminate Flooring Water Damage

    By David Libowitz http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com http://nationaldisasterrecovery.org Laminate flooring is popular due to its sleek and elegant look coupled with its durability. It requires far less maintenance than carpet and other flooring materials and is considerably more affordable, especially when compared to hardwood. However, it does come with a set of disadvantages to go with its advantages. […]

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  • Being Safe After Fire Damage

    Being Safe After Fire Damage

    BY David Libowitz The U.S. Fire Administration states that residential fires are the leading cause of deaths in America. In a lot of cases, taking precautions such as cleaning out dryer lint from the dryer vent or switching to candles that are flameless would prevent a disaster from happening. There are three main terms you […]

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  • How Flooding Can Lead to the Development of Mold

    How Flooding Can Lead to the Development of Mold

    By David Libowitz http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com http://nationaldisasterrecovery.org A flood can be destructive to any piece of property, but it can also have some long-term consequences that can be potentially harmful in themselves. One of the side effects of a house flood, whether it be a natural disaster or related to a fire, is the development of mold. […]

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  • 6 Steps For Evaluating Water-Damaged Electrical Equipment

    6 Steps For Evaluating Water-Damaged Electrical Equipment

    By David Libowitz http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com www.disaster.org Expensive electrical equipment can be permanently damaged by water. Don’t plug in your electrical equipment until you’re sure it’s dry. There are a variety of ways to dry electrical equipment that’s been damaged by water. Follow a few tips to ensure your equipment starts working like new.  Remove The Battery […]

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  • Preventing Mold After a Sump Pump Fail

    Preventing Mold After a Sump Pump Fail

    By David Libowitz nationaldisasterrecovery.org www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com If you live or own a property in an area that is prone for flooding, you’ve likely had a sump pump installed for additional protection. Sump pumps essentially provide an extra sense of security to residential or commercial properties. It is ideally responsible for moving excess waters away from a […]

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