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Children and Pets Do Not Mean the End of Clean Carpet

Have you ever walked into a home that looked like a museum? The walls are without a smudge. The carpets look like they are brand new. Your first thought is that nobody actually lives here. Then the cat comes out from behind the sofa, and the kids come running downstairs.  You scratch your head for the remainder of the evening, thinking of your own children and your home. With your dog, cat, and kids running around, your carpets
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Restoring Your Home After a Disaster

If you have ever been involved in a house fire or flood, you know the real work begins after the fire is put out or the leak is repaired. It can be a truly daunting and overwhelming experience that leaves you wanting to just get away. It does not have to be as overwhelming as it may seem. As long as the tasks at hand are properly delegated and handled one at a time, you can repair the
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Are You Properly Insured Against Black Water Damage Loss?

Back in 1975, Paul Simon had a hit called Fifty Ways to Lose Your Lover. Today our tune is that there can be at least Fifty Ways to Lose Your Nest Egg, along with your peace of mind, when black water damage is involved. Homeowners coverage has become much more complex over the last  decade. A while back, we wrote this blog article about sump and sewer insurance. It emphasizes how essential it is to know exactly what your homeowners policy
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Why Water Damage Mitigation Estimates Are Not Always Possible

While most of us are accustomed to receiving an upfront quote any time we have work done on our home, it’s not always possible to provide water damage mitigation estimates. Whether we first supply an estimate really depends. For one thing, insurance companies don’t require water damage mitigation estimates until the work is complete. It would be impossible to give one in advance due to how quickly things change and the time that may be required to successfully complete a job. Another reason is
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The Dilly-Dallier’s Guide to Carpet Cleaning

Have you been thinking about cleaning your carpet? But struggling with the details of selecting a good carpet cleaning company online… And finding the perfect time to schedule the job? We all buy new carpet with the best of intentions of keeping it up. But before too long, we’ve given up. Schedules get busier. We’re running more than ever. There’s never enough time. And we’re tired! Plus… It’s not quite time to prepare for the Holiday Season, and we’d all honestly
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