We’ve all been there: Looked up at the ceiling and noticed damp spots or streaks. Or, even worse, looked up to find water dripping down from these areas. The disheartening telltale signs that the roof is leaking. If your roof is leaking, one of these three culprits may be the reason. These are the most common causes of roof leaks we see among our customers.
Repairing water-damaged walls and floors is often a very expensive task. In fact, Water damage and freezing issues were the second most common reason for a homeowner’s insurance claim between 2013 and 2017 with an average payout per claim of $10,234.The good news is that water damage is often preventable when you are aware of the main culprits.
As winter weather becomes spring weather, do you know what basement seepage is and how it affects your home? ServiceMaster Restoration by Simons has you covered with top tips for preventing and dealing with basement seepage in your home.
Fall has come and gone — and it’s time to start thinking about how you can better help your home withstand the tough winter ahead. Prepping for the winter is never easy, but with these few quick tips from the professionals at ServiceMaster Restoration By Simons, you can move on to making your hot cocoa and gingerbread houses with no worries at all!
Hurricane season started June 1 — is your home prepared? Get ready to withstand the storm with this five-step guide to hurricane preparedness.
Let’s face it: Homeowners insurance is overwhelming. People spend hours researching and selecting a carrier and plan but still don’t fully understand their coverage.
Winter is here! This means homes and businesses throughout the area will be hit by massive amounts of rain and snow. Though the holiday season is filled with merry times and traditions, especially in such a wonderful city like Chicago, the winter weather conditions can take a toll on homes and businesses in the area, making them more prone to flooding and damage.
These helpful Water Damage Restoration Tips from ServiceMaster Restoration By Simons are important! Before entering a flooded building, make sure it’s safe! Check for electrical hazards. Before you start any construction or repairs, check for dangerous chemicals like lead paint and asbestos, which require professional contractors. Below are some helpful tips when faced with a water damage
Commercial Water & Fire Damage Restoration professionals, ServiceMaster Restoration By Simons, provide emergency disaster restoration in Chicago’s Gold Coast and Downtown areas.