If you've been experiencing more earthquakes lately, it's time to start thinking about your home. You never know when an earthquake is going to damage your home. If one does do damage to your home, you need to know how to identify the hidden damage, like problems with your foundation. Because the ground moves so violently during an earthquake, the foundation under your home can sustain some serious damage--damage that you might not be able to see with your eyes.
18 September 2018
Being able to turn your wheel smoothly is a crucial part of driving. Problems in power-steering can arise due to a number of issues, from a clogged hose to depleted fluid. You'll know something is amiss when you begin to experience issues such as squeaking noises, stiffness, or alignment problems. Here are four common power-steering issues that plaque drivers. Vibration Experiencing vibration or shaking in your steering wheel while driving is one of the most common issues.
20 December 2016
The basement in your home can be finished to add all sorts of space. Since a basement is prone to water problems, many families choose to use this space for things like recreation areas or extra space. The space in your basement can also add valuable living space to your home, but you will want to make sure it is well protected from water damage. Here are some solutions that you may want to consider for waterproofing your basement:
29 November 2016
When a storm has come through your town, you may have to deal with small problems. There are also serious problems that you may have to deal with, such as damage to the roof structure, water damage, and other repairs. Getting your home restored quickly is important to prevent problems from growing. Here are some tips that can help you get your home repaired quickly after it has been damaged during a storm.
28 November 2016
Whether your home has been struck by a natural disaster or if you had a major plumbing issue that caused flooding in your home, you're likely ready to get your home back to normal as quickly as possible. You might even be thinking about diving in and trying to handle the problem yourself. However, what you should know is that water damage restoration generally isn't something that you should do on your own.
28 November 2016
The rains are coming. Have you cleaned your rain gutters yet? If you haven't, you should take care of that as soon as possible. Your rain gutters do more than just keep the water off your porch. They protect your home against several different types of water damage. Here are four reasons why you need to clean your drains before the rains arrive. Protect Against Basement Flooding If you have a basement, you need clean rain gutters.
23 November 2016
Your new asphalt shingles may look strong and reliable, but that doesn't mean that they're actually invincible. In point of fact, the elements can damage roofing shingles in a number of ways not limited to the common types of damage, such as having your shingles blown off by wind or having the granules knocked off by hail. Other types of damage that the roof can incur from the elements include having the sun's UV rays oxidize the surface of the roof, causing it to become more brittle, and suffering damage from thermal shock or the freeze-thaw cycle.
22 November 2016