preparing for the restoration process of your home

4 Reasons Why It’s Better To Remove And Replace Your Existing Roof Instead Of Overlaying It With New Shingles

When you decide to replace your asphalt shingle roof, you have the option of either removing your roof and replacing it or overlaying your existing roof with a new layer of shingles. When you overlay your roof, you won't have to pay the labor costs associated with removing your current roof — this can save you a significant amount of money on roof replacement. However, overlaid roofs can experience a number of problems that typically make a complete roof removal and replacement a better decision. Read More 

Basement Waterproofing: Three Things You Should Know

If you have water leaking into your basement, you will want to take steps to resolve the problem and prevent further damage to your home. Water can come into your basement in several ways, so knowing the source of the problem is the first step toward finding a solution. Here are just a few things you should know about leaks in your basement and how to prevent them. Gutter Systems Read More 

3 Steps To Follow When You First Notice Mold On Your Property

There aren't many worse feelings for a homeowner than when heading down to the basement or some other location on your property you find some mold that is growing on the walls or other areas of the room. If you should find yourself in this situation, you will want to act quickly before the problem gets worse. Here are three tips you can follow that will allow you to take control and begin the process of mold remediation. Read More 

Discover How To Restore Your Water Damaged Carpet With Ease

Are you dealing with some water inside your home? Severe storms in the area may have caused slight flooding to occur. If your carpeted floor is now soaked with water, you may not know what to do. Instead of panicking, stay calm and consider following the simple tips below to get rid of the water and ultimately restore those carpets back to their original condition. Extract the Water on Your Own or With Professional Help Read More 

The Best Way To Strip Hardwood

One of the great thing about using hardwood, whether it be for cabinetry, windows, molding or flooring, is the fact that you can refinish the surface. That is, you can remove the old stain or paint job and apply a new finish that will completely redefine the piece. There are many ways to paint stripping methods you can use on your hardwood. You can either strip the stain off with chemical agents, use power sanders, or use a combination of both. Read More