Buffalo Restoration Blog

What To Do About a Flooded House

July 15, 2021: When your basement or crawl space floods, the source of the water intrusion dictates whether or not your insurance policy covers the loss.

Water Damage Cleanup Mistakes

June 15, 2021: You may think you can clean up minor water damage on your own. Read on to learn about some common pitfalls related to DIY water damage restoration.

Moisture Meters: Essential Equipment for Water Mitigation

May 15, 2021: A qualified water mitigation technician will rely on moisture meters to determine where drying equipment should be placed and how long it needs to run.

What to Do and Not to Do If You Have a House Fire

April 15, 2021: Knowing some general dos and don’ts for fire damage restoration can help streamline the process and remove some of the stress.

Signs of a Hidden Water Leak

March 15, 2021: Water damage isn't always a sudden flood. Sometimes water leaks can cause the same level of destruction as emergency water damage. Here are the signs to look for.

The Insurance F-Bomb: Flood

February 15, 2021: Using the right word for your water damage from your first call with the insurance company may mean the difference between a covered loss and out-of-pocket expense.

How to Choose a Restoration Professional

January 15, 2021: Property owners get to choose who is hired to perform work on their properties. This article describes some basic characteristics to look for when deciding who will be the best choice.

How Do We Dry Out Your Home After Water Damage

December 15, 2020: This article explains exactly what happens during the structural dryout portion of your water damage restoration.

Consequences of Slow Leaks

November 15, 2020: TS Eliot’s poem The Hollow Men famously ends with the lines, “this is the way the world ends, not with a bang, but a whimper.” And while a water damage to your home isn’t the end of the world, it can be devastating and often follows the path of the (more)

Taking Care of Your Crawl Space

October 15, 2020: To prevent water or mold damage, property owners should know some basic tips to care for their crawl spaces.