THE IMPORTANCE OF MAIN HOUSE WATER SHUT OFF VALVES

As a homeowner, it’s essential to know where the main water shut off valve is located. Water leaks from running toilets, burst pipes, broken water heaters, and even leaky sinks can cause significant damage in a short amount of time. In order to prevent costly damage, turn off the water supply as soon as a leak, flood, …

Drying Out the Florida Keys

Two months post Hurricane Irma… you might be wondering: how are we dealing with excess moisture, flood damage, mold prevention, mold remediation and dehumidifying to prevent further mold in the tropical climate of the Florida Keys? One of the most important things is following the latest guidelines put out by the Centers for Disease Control …

7 Signs of Roof Water Damage

As Indian River County and St. Lucie County residents, we are very aware of the constant abuse our roofs take with the intense sunshine, sporadic weather, high humidity and of course, tropical storms and hurricanes. As summer kicks into full gear, so does the daily heavy doses that come from our rainy season. Every year, from May …

All About Mold: Preventing Mold Damage in Your Home or Business

Mold in your home or business is bad news. Why? Health risks such as allergy-like respiratory symptoms, irritation of your skin, symptoms similar to cold and flu, headaches, nausea and asthma induced by mold. These are symptoms that can definitely impact your health! It is very important to know what causes mold growth so you …

Historic Flooding in Vero Beach, May 2016

On May 17th 2016, Vero Beach was hit unexpectedly with a strain of severe weather that caused record breaking flash flooding within a matter of minutes throughout most of the city. Some areas were reporting over 12 inches of rain, leaving multiple homes flooded with inches of standing water. What happened that day no one was prepared …