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Safety Tips for Outdoor Summer Fires

The balmy months of summer are ideal for enjoying fireworks displays, grilling on the patio, relaxing on well-lit decks and camping. Follow these safety tips and enjoy your grill, fire pit and the outdoors this summer.

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4th of July Celebration Safety Tips

Fireworks, pools, and bonfires are often part of the festivities on the 4th of July, but these can also be dangerous. Follow these tips to ensure your 4th of July celebration stays safe.

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Hurricane Safety Tips – Videos

If you live in an area where strong storms happen, it’s important to make sure your home is secured and protected. Watch the videos and follow these hurricane safety tips provided by ServiceMaster Restore

Toilet Overflow Cleanup FAQ

We hope these FAQs can answer some of your questions, concerns, or general curiosity about toilet overflows. It’s important to know how to handle different scenarios, as well as who is responsible for the clean-up and repair costs in order to restore your home or business back to its original state.

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What to Do When Your Bathroom is Flooded

While flooding and water damage can happen anywhere in your home, certain areas are more vulnerable, such as the bathroom. It is important to check your bathrooms regularly for any signs of water damage and know what to do when water damage or flooding occurs.

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How to Respond to a Bathtub Overflow

By equipping yourself with the right knowledge on how to diagnose and contain an overflowing tub, you can protect your home and furniture from expensive repairs or replacements—saving both time and money. Keep reading for our top tips on responding correctly when faced with a bathtub overflow.

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Why You Should Hire a 24/7 Water Damage Restoration Professional Right Away

When water damage affects your home, you need fast and efficient service to mitigate the potential for further destruction. This is why it is important for all homeowners to understand the importance of calling a 24/7 water damage restoration professional right away. Timely action not only helps prevent permanent harm to your property but can also enhance overall safety due to mold and other growths that can be hazardous.

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How to Detect Mold and Stop Mold Growth

Indoor mold in your home or building can cause structural and health issues. Regularly examine your home for signs of mold. Learn how to prevent mold growth and how to detect and remove mold.

Pipes Can Burst Year-Round: Warning Signs and What to Do

In reality, burst pipes can happen at any time of year, at any time of day or night. It’s not always a pipe that’s easily accessible that breaks; many times pipe bursts takes place inside walls where it can go undetected for days or even weeks. See how to prevent pipe bursts and what to do if a pipe bursts. Call ServiceMaster Restore 24/7, we are ready to help!

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How to Prevent Fires During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is a festive time that people enjoy with their family and friends. No one wants to worry about a fire during the holidays. Continue reading to learn tips and get help for holiday fire prevention.