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Visible Signs of Storm Damage in Santa Rosa Beach?

11/29/2022 (Permalink)

A view of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, after the storm has passed. We respond to storm damage emergencies 24-hours a day in Okaloosa County.

Our local Destin, Seaside, and Freeport teams are trained and certified to restore storm damage quickly and efficiently. Santa Rosa Beach residents have had run-ins with many storms over the years. Damage from hurricanes, tropical storms, thunderstorms, lightning, and flooding have all occurred here.

After any major rain storm, high wind, flooding, or hail event, your home or business should be inspected for visible signs of damage. Here are some of the indicators of storm damage:

  • Debris on the roof
  • Dents in your siding
  • Clogged or broken rain gutters
  • Visible damage to the roof facia
  • Visible signs of the roof flashing
  • Water spots on your ceiling or walls
  • Cracked, dented, or lifted roof shingles
  • Missing roof shingles

When structural repairs are required, we can supervise a full range of rebuilding services, including:

  • Board Up
  • Carpet Repair and Installation
  • Document Drying
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Drywall Installation
  • Drywall Removal
  • Electrical
  • Electronics Restoration
  • Fine Art Restoration
  • Furniture Restoration
  • General Contracting
  • Hardwood Floor Repair
  • HVAC Services
  • Linoleum Floor Repair
  • Marble Floor Repair
  • Move Out
  • Painting
  • Plumbing
  • Portable Power
  • Roof Tarp
  • Roofing Services
  • Scalable Resources
  • Temporary Fencing
  • Temporary Warehouse Space
  • Tile Floor Repair
  • Tree Removal

Call Us Today!

Our technicians are on call and ready to respond to storm damage emergencies 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. When your Santa Rosa Beach home or commercial business needs storm damage restoration services, our Destin, Seaside, and Freeport team is Here to Help. ® Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.

Thanksgiving Day Fire Prevention Tips for Freeport Families?

11/21/2022 (Permalink)

A person is surprised and shocked that there is a fire in the oven. We restore fire damage 24-hours a day in Okaloosa County.

Our local Destin, Seaside, and Freeport teams wish everyone in Freeport a Happy Thanksgiving Day celebration. Home cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires in the United States, and more than 1600 home fires happen on Thanksgiving Day each year.

Here are some cooking safety tips from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to keep your Thanksgiving day fire-damage-free.

  • Be on alert! If you are sleepy or have consumed alcohol, don’t use the stove or stovetop.
  • Stay in the kitchen while you are frying, boiling, grilling, or broiling food. If you leave the kitchen for even a short period of time, turn off the stove.
  • If you are simmering, baking, or roasting food, check it regularly, remain in the home while food is cooking, and use a timer to remind you that you are cooking
  • Keep anything that can catch fire (oven mitts, wooden utensils, food packaging, towels, or curtains) away from your stovetop

Call Us Today!

Our technicians are on call and ready to respond to fire damage emergencies 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. When your Freeport home or commercial business needs fire damage restoration services, our Destin, Seaside, and Freeport team is Here to Help. ® Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.

Water Intrusion Problem in Destin?

11/15/2022 (Permalink)

A cracked foundation shows water intrusion damage. We are leaders in water damage restoration services in Okaloosa County.

Our local Destin, Seaside, and Freeport teams respond to water damage emergencies in Destin 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. You can prevent water from entering your home from an outside source by inspecting your home’s exterior for any place where water can enter the house and making repairs as needed.

  • Caulk and seal windows
  • Inspect the roof for missing and aging shingles
  • Check your rain gutters and remove any debris that may be clogging them
  • Check your downspouts and clear any clogs and make sure they are draining away from the house
  • Gutter guards are an excellent way to prevent clogs and water intrusion into the house
  • Check your sprinkler systems and make sure they are not spraying water into the house and that water is not pooling around the home’s foundation
  • Make sure water drains away from the building.Water is invasive and will easily find its way into a structure when water is allowed to pool around the foundation. After a storm, or when the ground is already saturated by rainwater, the water may enter the foundation wall through cracks.

Call Us Today!

Our Destin, Seaside, and Freeport team is Here to Help ® when your Destin home or commercial business needs water damage restoration services. Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.

Water Damage Reconstruction Services in Seaside?

11/8/2022 (Permalink)

A new floor is installed to replace a water-damaged floor. We provide rebuilding services in Walton County.

Our local Destin, Seaside, and Freeport teams are trained and certified by the  Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) to restore water damage quickly and efficiently. The final step in the water damage restoration process is rebuilding and replacing damaged parts of the home or business. Here is some information from our website describing these services:

Repairs and Minor Building Services

The following building and repair services may be necessary to restore your home to pre-water damage condition. 

  • Drywall Removal and Installation
  • Hardwood Floor Repair
  • Tile Floor Repair
  • Painting
  • Carpet Repair and Installation

Building Services and Reconstruction

We can simplify the restoration process by mitigating the initial water damage and rebuilding the affected areas. Having one qualified company managing the entire process can save time and keep costs low. We can provide this continuity by supervising a full range of restoration services that will bring a building back to full functionality.

Water Damage Restoration Process

Step 1: Emergency Contact

Step 2: Inspection and Damage Assessment

Step 3: Water Removal/Water Extraction

Step 4: Drying and Dehumidification

Step 5: Cleaning and Repair

Step 6: Restoration

Call Us!

Our Destin, Seaside, and Freeport team is Here to Help ® when your Seaside home or commercial business needs building or reconstruction services. Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.

Are Your Offices Looking Tired in Freeport?

11/1/2022 (Permalink)

Technicians Sanitize a workplace kitchen. We provide commercial cleaning services for Walton County businesses.

Over time, cleaning products can build up on surfaces, leaving surfaces looking cloudy. Floors begin to look dull, and so can upholstered furniture. Light fixtures get dusty, and workplaces can start to smell stale. If you looked closer, would you notice dirty ceilings, windows, doors, baseboards, and common areas?

Our local Destin, Seaside, and Freeport teams are trained and certified by the  Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) to perform a full range of deep cleaning services to keep your commercial business or home looking great. Cleaning product build-up requires professional help to remove. We offer a full range of cleaning services that exceed the scope of a routine janitorial service and will leave your business looking and smelling its best.

Commercial Cleaning Services

  • Air Ducts and Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Biohazard and Sewage
  • Trauma and Crime Scene
  • Carpet and Upholstery
  • Drapes and Blinds
  • Ceilings, Walls, and Hard Floors
  • Odor Removal and Deodorization
  • Vandalism

We have extensive experience working in all kinds of business settings and buildings:

  • Small Office Buildings
  • Large Office/High-Rise Office Buildings
  • Apartment Buildings
  • Restaurants
  • Hotel/Motels
  • Small Retail Stores
  • Large Retail/Big-Box Stores
  • High-Rise Residential
  • Manufacturing and Industrial
  • Government/Military

Call Us Today!

Our Destin, Seaside, and Freeport team is Here to Help ® when your Freeport business or home needs deep cleaning services. Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.

What Can Go to Stay Safe During a Power Outage in Miramar Beach?

10/24/2022 (Permalink)

A person holds a candle to an electrical panel while trying to restore electricity. We respond to storm damage emergencies 24-hours a day in Walton County.

Do you know that we have technicians on standby to respond to storm damage emergencies 24-hours a day in Miramar Beach? We typically arrive on-site within four hours of your call for help.

The Atlantic Basin Hurricane Season is from June 1 through November 30. Power outages are not uncommon during severe weather events, so our local Destin, Seaside, and Freeport teams offer these tips for protecting yourself during a power outage:

  • Keep freezers and refrigerators closed
  • Only use generators outdoors and away from windows
  • Do not use a gas stove to heat your home
  • Disconnect appliances and electronics to avoid damage from electrical surges
  • Use alternate plans for refrigerating medicines or power-dependent medical devices
  • If safe, go to an alternate location for heat or cooling
  • Check on neighbors

If your home or business is damaged by wind or other severe weather, our storm damage response team has the equipment, training, and experience to secure your property and board up any areas of the structure exposed to the elements. We provide a full range of building and reconstruction services when needed to restore a property to pre-damage condition.  

Call Us Today!

Our Destin, Seaside, and Freeport team is Here to Help ® when your Miramar Beach home or business has storm damage. Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.

Party Lights Cause Outdoor Electrical Fire in Rosemary Beach?

10/17/2022 (Permalink)

Outdoor electric party lights line the edge of a roof. We restore fire damage 24-hours a day in Okaloosa County.

Our local Destin, Seaside, and Freeport teams restore fire damage every year. Ocean City residents spend a lot of time outdoors, and party lights are a popular way to illuminate backyards at night.

Here is some information from the National Fire Protection Association for staying safe around electrical equipment and powerlines.

Equipment Safety

  • Have a qualified electrician do all electrical work
  • To prevent an electric shock, make sure all your outside electrical receptacles are ground-fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) protected
  • Use lighting and power tools that are listed by a qualified test laboratory and make sure they are made for outdoor use
  • Store your electric tools indoors
  • Keep electric tools away from children
  • Check lighting and extension cords for damage before using. Replace damaged cords right away.
  • Use extension cords listed by a qualified test laboratory and marked for outdoor use. Extension cords are not meant for long-term use.

Powerlines

Have a professional tree-cutting service trim branch that might fall on electric wiring. Use a wooden or fiberglass ladder outside. Keep the ladder at least 10 feet away from power lines. Never touch anyone or anything in contact with a downed wire. Power lines may be live; stay a safe distance away. Report downed wires to authorities right away.

Call Us Today!

Our team in Destin, Seaside, and Freeport is Here to Help ® when your Rosemary Beach home or business has fire damage. Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.

Emergency water Removal Services Saves Time and Money in Destin?

10/11/2022 (Permalink)

A carpet and carpet pad are pulled back to inspect for water damage. We use industrial-grade extraction equipment to remove water quickly in Okaloosa County.

Water can cause damage to a structure in as little as one to two hours. Our local Destin, Seaside, and Freeport teams use powerful water extraction equipment to quickly remove hundreds or thousands of gallons of water from your property in Destin.

Here is some information from our website about our water removal process:

Move-Out and Pack-Out Services

When your home requires extensive restoration or cleaning, we can conduct an organized and efficient move of your belongings to protect your belongings from further damage.

Emergency Water Removal

We use industrial-grade water extraction equipment to remove most of the water. This helps the drying time and prevents secondary water damage and mold and bacterial growth.

  • Moisture detectors, hygrometers, and other meters measure the extent of moisture saturation
  • Infrared cameras find “hidden” water behind walls and ceilings
  • Submersible and gas-powered pumps are used for continuous pumping of high-level water
  • Truck-mounted and portable extraction units perform efficient water removal

Inspect the Carpet Pad and Carpet

We inspect the carpet and pad and determine if they should be removed to protect the subfloor.

  • Inspect Carpet Pad and Remove If Needed
  • Inspect Carpet and Remove If Needed

Call Us Today!

When your Destin home or business has water damage, our local team in Destin, Seaside, and Freeport is Here to Help. ® Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.

How Will the Mold be Removed from My Home in Freeport?

10/3/2022 (Permalink)

A technician stands inside a mold containment barrier in a home to prevent mold spores from spreading. We are trained and certified to restore mold damage in Walton County.

For over twenty years, our local team in Destin Destin, Seaside, and Freeport has been mitigating and restoring mold damage in Freeport. Here is the process we use for every job:

  1. Emergency Contact
  2. Inspection and Mold Damage Assessment

We follow local and state laws regarding inspection and documentation based on your unique situation.

  1. Mold Containment

We may use advanced containment procedures like negative air chambers to isolate the contaminated area with physical barriers and negative air pressure to prevent mold spores from spreading during the cleanup process.

  1. Air Filtration

We utilize powerful “air scrubbers” and HEPA vacuums to prevent the spread of these mold spores while the mold remediation is in process.

  1. Removing Mold and Mold-Infested Materials

We use antifungal and antimicrobial treatments to eliminate mold colonies and to help prevent new colonies from forming. We remove and dispose of mold-infested porous materials when remediating heavy mold growth.

  1. Cleaning Contents

We clean your furniture, decorative items, curtains, and other restorable items affected by mold. We also remove odors and deodorization using fogging equipment.

  1. Restoration

Restoration may involve minor repairs or require reconstructing various areas or rooms in a home or business. 

Call Us Today!

Our local team in Destin, Seaside, and Freeport is Here to Help ® when your Freeport home or commercial business has mold damage. Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.

Local Business Defaced by Vandalism and Graffiti Damage in Destin?

9/27/2022 (Permalink)

Vandals have defaced the wall of a business with graffiti. We restore vandalism and graffiti damage 24 hours a day in Okaloosa County.

Vandalism and graffiti damage is never a good look. Customers will look unfavorably upon your business, and that means lost revenue.

When your commercial property is damaged by vandalism and graffiti, fast action should be taken to restore the damage. This will discourage the graffiti vandals from defacing your business again. The vandal’s “work” is erased quickly, and they will move to another, more favorable location. 

Our local team in Destin Destin, Seaside, and Freeport has been restoring vandalism and graffiti damage for commercial businesses in Destin for over twenty years. If any windows have been broken, they should be repaired immediately to prevent water intrusion and mold damage.

Our technicians are trained and certified to restore many forms of vandalism and graffiti from surfaces like:

  • Driveways
  • Walkways
  • Asphalt
  • Metals
  • Wood
  • Glass
  • Plastic
  • Masonry

Based on the unique characteristics of the damage, our technicians may use any of the following methods to restore the damage:

  • General cleaning and graffiti removal
  • Brick, stone, and concrete cleaning
  • Odor removal and deodorization
  • Debris removal
  • Water damage restoration
  • Fire damage restoration
  • Mold damage restoration
  • Contents cleaning

Call Us Today!

When your Destin commercial business or home has vandalism and graffiti damage, our local team in Destin, Seaside, and Freeport is Here to Help. ® We’ll restore your damage “Like it never even happened.” Call us today at 850-267-0746.

Franchises are independently owned and operated.