Water Damage Restoration Guide On Water Removal & Flood Recovery

After a Flood: How to Get the Water Out of Your House Reclaim Your Water-Damaged Home Destructive, widespread floods are regular news stories these days. But, reality is even scarier when our own homes fall victim to the floodwaters—when it’s our own submerged houses that are being shown on the news.    What’s to be […]

BMS CAT Acquires Diamond Restoration

BMS CAT Acquires Diamond Restoration Acquisition strengthens BMS CAT’s national footprint BMS CAT is proud to announce the acquisition of Diamond Restoration based in Charlotte, North Carolina. “We could not be more excited about this opportunity, as it allows us to combine the strong local reputation that Diamond Restoration boasts in the Charlotte area with […]

9 Essential Practices to Storm-Proof Your Home

If you live in a place that experiences frequent storms, you understand how destructive they can be for both homes and businesses. In 2019 alone, the U.S. has already experienced one billion dollars in losses due to storms and climate disasters, and the storms seem to be increasing in frequency and strength each year. Luckily, […]

How to Prevent Flood Damage in Your Home

What if your whole life washed away in a single day? It may sound like a horrific nightmare, but this is a grim reality for many homeowners whose house has flooded. Fortunately, there are some easy tips to help prevent your home from flooding, and can save you thousands of dollars and countless hours of […]

7 Most Common Causes of Residential Water Damage

About 40% of all homeowners have experienced a loss from water damage. It can spread contamination, ruin your paint and damage your wood. The good news is that 93% of all water damage could have been prevented with the right knowledge. How can you protect your home from residential water damage? Here are seven ways […]

What Is Remediation? Mold Remediation vs Removal

Prolonged exposure to mold can have adverse effects on your health. Signs to look out for include red or itchy eyes, itchy skin, headaches, a stuffy nose and respiratory problems. In a 2007 study, it was estimated that 4.6 million people out of the 21.8 million people with asthma had gotten the condition from mold […]

5 Tips for Getting Rid of Smoke Smell in a Home

When you’ve had a fire in your home, there are immediate and lasting impacts. You’ll be concerned about the health of everyone in your home, the damage to your property and what to do in the aftermath. One of the more unfortunate lasting impacts of a fire in your home is the lingering smell of […]

How to Hurricane-Proof Your Home and Stay Safe During Storm Season

Are you looking to prepare your home for a hurricane? Nobody wants to end up with a torn-down home or a roof with holes. Do you want to know the best way to protect your property from hurricanes? Keep reading for our guide on how to hurricane-proof your home. 1. Stock Up on Essentials The […]

7 Surprising Tips and Tricks on How to Prevent Mold Growth

Mold is present in more than 50% of U.S. homes, and it’s not just unsightly. Certain types of mold can lead to severe and life-threatening health conditions. That’s just one reason why homeowners should take precautions with mold. Depending on the extent of the contamination, you could also lose thousands in home renovation expenses. Thankfully, […]

5 Essential Practices of Home Water Damage Prevention

A single hurricane can cause billions of dollars in damages. Even a smaller storm can cause flooding and destruction to your home. In 2017, 19.5% of property damage claims were related to water damage and freezing incidents. Don’t wait until a storm hits. Instead, you can take the proactive approach and protect your home before it’s […]