Hi. My name is Martha James. Thanks for stopping by my website. I hope to provide you with some valuable information about restoring your home and belongings after a fire. It was about a year ago when I experienced a fire in my home. It all started with a faulty wire. Thank goodness no one was hurt, including my two cats. My home and belongings, however, did suffer some damage. I’m going to share about the repairs that had to be done in my house. I am also going to share how I had my furniture and clothing restored from smoke damage. Not everything was salvageable, but I was able to restore a lot of my belongings. I think many people would have tossed their belongings if they smelled as bad as mine did. I just couldn’t afford to go that route.
Since crawlspaces are not usable living space, they are often overlooked by homeowners. But paying attention to the crawlspaces in your home can help prevent big issues down the road. There are many reasons to invest the money to waterproof the crawlspaces under your home, such as:
Eliminate Floods and Leaks
Even though crawlspaces are not living spaces, you do not want them to get flooded after heavy rain. Whether a crawl space floods or water just leaks in, you then have to worry about your foundation and walls of your home absorbing the water. [Read More]
If you've recently walked downstairs to find a pool of water that nearly reaches your knees, you understand the utter shock that runs through your body at the sight. Your first objective is to get the water cleaned up and to do the best you can to salvage your belongings. You may have used a wet vacuum to get all of the water up and think that you've taken care of the problem. [Read More]