Making A Fire Escape Plan
One of the most terrifying nightmare for any homeowner is a house fire. When flames threaten your home, you only have minutes to evacuate. Take some time today to prepare a fire escape plan that includes exit locations, items to gather in the event of an evacuation, and a meeting point or communication plan for […]
Happy Thanksgiving Minneapolis!
So I did a crazy thing over the weekend. I put my Christmas tree up BEFORE Thanksgiving! It has been a tradition my entire life to put it up after the 7th of December, a tradition started by my mom. This was her special way of separating my birthday from Christmas and it stuck with […]
Is Deep Fried Turkey On Your Thanksgiving Menu?
If you have never had it all I can say is what are you waiting for?! As delicious as it is, it is also very dangerous and has been responsible for many garag, decks and home fire damages throughout the years. Frying food is the greatest factor in cooking fires, so educate yourself before you […]
Why Time Is Of The Essence When It Comes To Smoke And Fire Remediation
Fires can happen any time during the year. But it does seem like we have an increased number of fire losses in the colder months. Mainly due to space heaters, candles, fire places, holiday lights and increased baking/cooking for the holidays. Odor removal is typically the most complicated part of smoke, soot and fire remediation. […]
Common Mistakes Homeowners Make After A Fire
After the flames of a house fire have dwindled, you would think all the damage has been done. However, the damage can actually get worse if the right actions are not pursued. We at 24Restore would like to introduce the three most common mistakes homeowners in Minneapolis make following a fire that can actually cause […]
Do’s And Don’ts Of Dealing With Fire Damage Repair
There is a lot of chaos that follows a house fire. Amidst the fear and destruction, everything seems hectic. In order to provide the best results for you, your loved ones, and your Minneapolis home, it is important to know how to respond to a fire, and what not to do during the repair. We […]
Here we go again!
Fall is in the air along with Pumpkin spice and everything nice (or not nice!)! I think little miss Mila says it best! I am still laughing out loud! Whether you are on the fan train or not, this time of year always gets me thinking about that comforting smell of my favorite candle (not […]
How Can 24Restore Help You With Smoke Damage Or Fire Damage?
A fire can occur at any time, for a number of reasons. Cooking accidents, faulty electrical wiring, malfunctioning HVAC equipment are just a few. Each specific cause of a fire may need a different cleanup and repair process. Our team members have been trained and certified to address each need in a specific manner. 24Restore’s […]
House Fires & Homeowners Insurance
House fires are traumatic, stressful, scary, saddening, and pretty much any other negative word you can describe. And unfortunately, once the flames are out, some homeowners discover the process of working with the insurance company can be a bit tricky. This all depends greatly on your insurance carrier, the kind and amount of coverage you […]
Chimney Fires: Prevention and Safety Tips
Who doesn’t love the sound and smell of a warm crackling fire? While fireplaces add a decorative touch to any room, they have a function that is very important. Warmth! Growing up in tiny house in Minneapolis, I remember our fireplace being the “center” of the house. It always drew anyone who was in the […]