Buffalo Restoration Blog

Water Damaged Drywall

April 11, 2018: We’ve had quite a bit of precipitation, ranging from heavy snow to rain. Naturally, this has leads to homeowners discovering leaks they previously were not aware of. And in many cases, this will lead to water damaged drywall. You might think “The leak wasn’t that bad. There are just a few minor stains, and we’ll paint over them.” In some very rare cases, this might be okay, but the vast majority of the time, you’re going to want to address the damage as soon as possible.

Frozen Pipes: Preventative Tips

January 5, 2018: Water exerts 2,000 pounds per square inch of pressure when it expands as ice causing the pipe to burst. Pipes are most likely to freeze in cabinets under sinks on outside walls, in unheated crawl spaces or basements, or where they are plumbed in outside walls.

Winter: Preventative Tips

November 2, 2017: We all know home maintenance is important to protect your investment in your home. By taking time to do the following items, it can help protect your investment and help prevent losses in your home.

October: Fire Prevention Month

October 3, 2017: October is Fire Prevention Month. Learn smoke and fire alarm safety tips for your home or your apartment building.

Fall 2017: Preventative Tips

September 21, 2017: We all know that home maintenance is important to protect your investment in your home. Taking time to do the following items can help protect your investment and help prevent losses in your home.

Chimney Fires

January 24, 2017: The chimney and flue are intended to carry gases from your fireplace, wood stove or furnace safely out of your home. This action allows for healthy, breathable air in a home. It is important, therefore to keep your chimney clean.

Frozen Pipes in Bozeman, Montana

December 19, 2016: Below freezing temperatures can cause havoc with pipes. Take some easy steps to help prevent your pipes from freezing and bursting.

Cleaning Your Homes Gutters in Bozeman, Montana

November 9, 2016: Montana is having extremely mild weather this year. Take advantage of this and clean out your gutters from excess debris. A little diligence can go a long way to avoiding disaster.

Wildfire Smoke Damage in Bozeman, Montana

September 1, 2016: Smoke from wildfires is a result of the mixture from gases and fine particles produced from burning plants. Smoke can hurt eyes, irritate your respiratory system, and worsen heart and lung diseases.

Fire Season in Bozeman, Montana

July 7, 2016: Some of our area's worst wildfires started with a campfire that was not put dead out. Be diligent. Put your fires dead out!