Category 4 Hurricane Matthew poses a threat to the entire Southeast US coast. Here’s how to prepare.
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Hermine will bring heavy rain, strong winds, and storm surge flooding to south Georgia and the eastern Carolinas through tonight. Here’s how to prepare.
Having a Florida home, including Coastal-area cities like Tampa, make you more susceptible to mold.
Has a fire, water, storm, mold or smoke damage event occurred at your home or business? Because these events are rare and extremely stressful, most people don’t know what the next steps are to help restore your property and livelihood. The difference between a professional cleaning and doing it yourself can mean countless extra hours… Read more »
The NOAA Climate Prediction Center expects the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season to be near normal.
In the US, we like to think of Memorial Day as the unofficial start of summer. It’s a big travel weekend as we head for a beach, lake, or mountain – really anywhere we can spend the weekend in the sun. As you plan your holiday activities, always remember to keep safety top of mind…. Read more »
Flood Damage Preparedness & Avoidance There are very few places in the country that are immune to the dangers of flooding which means a disaster can strike anywhere. Flooding is the most common natural disaster in the United States. Floods caused $2.7 billion in damages between 2001 and 2010, according to the National Flood Insurance Program. Protect… Read more »
Saturday, April 30th is America’s Prepareathon Day – A National Day of Action. This week, April 17-23, the focus is tornado preparedness. Tornadoes can cause thousands if not millions of dollars of damage to homes, businesses or infrastructure…even causing National States of Emergency. We at Disaster One want to get the message out about tornadoes… Read more »
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has designated April 30 as National PrepareAthon! Day. On that Saturday FEMA encourages individuals and communities across the U.S. to take action to prepare for emergencies. Part of America’s PrepareAthon!, it’s a national day of action held twice a year to help increase understanding of what disasters could happen… Read more »
There are many different opportunities for water damage in your home. Not just natural disasters can cause catastrophic flooding…home appliances can too. The following are popular appliances and places that can cause water damage in your home. Refrigerator Water Damage If you believe the leak is coming from the back of the refrigerator, it may… Read more »