• 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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  • 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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  • What You Didn’t Know About Water Damage Inspection

    By David Libowitz www.nationaldisasterrecovery.org http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com Millions of properties in the world suffer from water damage every year. This could be as a result of broken water pipes, environmental flooding and torrential rains. Water damage has a host of negative effects in the home. Effects of Water Damage in a Home  Dampness, caused by water damage, […]

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  • Types Of Mold That Are Considered “Toxic Mold”

    Types Of Mold That Are Considered “Toxic Mold”

      Author: David Libowitz www.disaster.org http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com Toxic molds are molds that are deemed to be potentially deadly to human beings.  There are hundreds of species of toxic mold.  Black mold, referred to as such because it is black in color, is a name commonly used to describe toxic mold.  However, some toxic molds are not […]

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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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  • 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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  • Water Damage What To Do!

    Water Damage What To Do!

    By David Libowitz www.nationaldisasterrecovery.org www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com Seasonal flooding, burst pipes or other problems can cause extensive water damage to your home or other structure. The longer the water is in contact with materials; the more damage it can do. In order to minimize the damage and prevent further deterioration of home materials, experts recommend following a […]

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  • Bathroom Mold Removal and Remediation

    Bathroom Mold Removal and Remediation

    By David Libowitz servprowestpalmbeachfl.com http://disaster.org Mold can be found in almost any room in the house. However, it is most commonly found in places where moisture gathers, such as in the bathroom. Mold is a fungus that has the potential to be toxic. For this reason, homeowners should act quickly when they see any signs […]

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