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11 tips for winterizing your home - & Tips & Info.

  Your home endures a lot during winter. Be ready to safely keep the cold outside and the warm inside and prevent winter disasters with these 11 tips. Clean your gutters. By winter you may have a huge collection of leaves and other debris. Clogged gutters can cause icicles and ice dams to form when freezing rain,… Read more »

Fire Prevention Week 2013 - & Tips & Info.

Did you know that most home fires start in the kitchen? Unattended cooking causes millions of dollars in fire damage each year and can result in injuries, sometime even death. During Fire Prevention Week (October 6-12, 2013) the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is spreading the “Prevent Kitchen Fires” message and teaching people how to… Read more »

19 holiday fire safety tips - & Tips & Info.

It’s a tragedy we’ve seen all too often during the holidays – fire claims a family’s home destroying gifts and other possessions, and sometimes with even more horrific consequences. The US Fire Administration (USFA), a part of the Department of Homeland Security, reports holiday season fires claim the lives of more than 400 people each year,… Read more »

Fire and Smoke Damage - & Tips & Info.

Disaster One understands the quicker the response time the greater the chance of containing the loss and preventing further damage, saving property and time. In the event of a smoke loss contact Disaster One to quickly begin the restoration process. Effects of Smoke and Fire to a Home: Minutes, Hours, Days, Weeks Within minutes-acid soot… Read more »

"Do’s and Don’ts" Fire/Smoke Damage - & Tips & Info.

In the event of a fire we are prepared to handle every aspect of the restoration and cleaning process. Below are a few things that you can do in the event of a fire or smoke damage. Do…. Keep movement throughout the location to a minimum to help prevent soot particles from spreading. Clean and… Read more »