More On Frozen Pipes And Water Damage
It is no secret that winter in Minnesota means very cold and many times ‘freezing’ temperatures along with strong winds. As you know, we are experiencing that yet again this week around the Minneapolis area. It is a combination that can cause the potential for frozen pipes. Frozen water inside of a pipe adds pressure […]
Wet Basements With Water Damage Need Immediate Attention
An extended cold season and plenty of Minneapolis snow can build up moisture around your basement, and heavy spring water runoff may soak into the ground around your home, causing a problem for residential properties that have basements. Be proactive by plugging weeping tiles, sealing existing cracks and repairing any visible foundation deterioration before water […]
Say What? Ice Dams Already In December?!
I originally had planned to write this blog in January when ice dams usually seem to peak. Unfortunately, typical January weather has hit us a little early this year. Between the wet snow fall and plummeting temps, ice dams are already making their appearance around the Twin Cities. Keep your head up Minneapolis, we got […]
What NOT To Do After Water Damage In Minneapolis
Whether you found standing water in your home after being out of town for a week or the bathroom faucet broke off in your hand, you have water damage. What you do in the next few hours has a huge impact on the amount and severity of the damage. Call 24Restore in Minneapolis immediately for […]
Three Risks Of DIY Water Damage
Many home and property owners in Minneapolis feel like they might be able to save some money following water damage if they handle the cleanup on their own. While it is good to be proactive and get the cleanup process started as soon as possible, we at 24Restore want to remind you that it’s important […]
More Fall Home Maintenance Musts
Check for Peeling Paint Inspect exterior walls to see if any paint is peeling or blistering on the house or outbuildings. Peeling paint is a sign that the existing paint film is failing and can no longer protect the siding of the building. Left uncorrected, the siding itself will deteriorate, leading to expensive repairs in […]
Did You Know That Nearly Half Of Water Damages Come From Indoor Plumbing?
I have personally experienced the disaster of water damage in my Minneapolis home 4 times! Not even joking, and I am diligent in keeping up with maintenance …MOST of the time! All I can say is I am so grateful and relieved that I know a great company to call! My last water damage happened […]
Preventing Summer Water Damage in Minneapolis
Water Damage Prevention Summer should be the time of the year you are able to kick back and take a break. The last thing anyone wants is a flood ruining their summer relaxation time. Unfortunately, flooding and water damage are common problems for many homeowners during the summer months. From our restoration experts at 24Restore […]
Signs, Causes, And Solutions For Stucco Water Damage
Did you choose to adorn your house entirely of stucco? Genius. Not only is stucco visually appealing, but it’s also long-lasting. It does an excellent job at hiding flaws (shout out to the speckled carpet in the living room for hiding all the messes) and naturally regulates the internal temperature of a home. Our favorite […]
Welcome Spring …Finally!
For those of us who’ve been trapped inside our Minneapolis homes to stay out of the cold, we get to rediscover the outside world again. We did have a couple ‘teaser days’ in there, hopefully, it is here to say this time. It’s also time for some home maintenance items that will help you avoid […]