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Tips and Tricks for DIY Water Damage Cleanup

Tips and Tricks for DIY Water Damage Cleanup Every year, floods kill more people than lightning, tornadoes and hurricanes combined. Floods can also wreak havoc on homes and businesses, requiring everything from new drywall and furnishings to completely new structures.  If your home or commercial property has been flooded, your first priority is safety.  Stay […]

This Coastal Kitchen Makeover is Beautiful in Blue

Without walls to block views or traffic, this warm and welcoming California kitchen is as inspiring as the nearby coast. By Sarah Wolf Once white, cold, and closed off from the living and dining rooms, this reconfigured kitchen has come out of its shell and warmed up to its neighboring spaces. Custom cabinetry in a rich royal blue, butcher-block […]

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11 Places to Check for Mold in your House

BY CHRISTINA VANVUREN | CONTRIBUTOR If you have allergies or a chronic lung disease like asthma, you’re probably very aware of the effect mold can have on your health. But even if you have a healthy immune system and no allergies, mold can cause a variety of health problems — coughing, wheezing, and throat, skin, and […]

Remodeling after Water Damage

Small Moisture Issues Can Cause Big Problems Water Damage in your home may not always appear to be bad, but in some cases the smallest amount of water can cause the biggest damage. Coming home from work or vacation can be disappointing and devastating if you come home to find that your kitchen is flooded. […]

10 Top Trends in Kitchen Design for 2019

Decades ago, the kitchen was hidden in the back of the house. It was a place where meals were prepared and dirty dishes were washed. Fast forward to 2019 and the kitchen has a much different role. Today, the kitchen is the focal point of the home, the place that brings everyone together at the start of […]

How To: Test for Mold

If you’re suspicious that mold spores are polluting your indoor air quality and aggravating allergies—or worse—alleviate your concerns once and for all with a viable mold test kit and these testing tips.

How to Clean Up After Water Damage

It doesn’t matter if it’s a burst pipe, an overflowing washer or faucet, or serious flooding from storms, water damage in your home can be devastating. Water can ruin your carpet, furnishings, electronics, and if not handled quickly, it can create health problems for your family. Knowing how to clean up after water damage can […]