Posted on August 10th, 2018 By steamaticAdmin. No Responses

We have had a couple large storms over the last couple weeks. They have brought major winds and a huge amount of rain. During this time we often have many people call in with flooded basements or a leaking roof. Rain can cause major water damage. However not all water damage is the same and how restoration companies go about removing the damage changes based on the type of water. According to the IICRC there are three different levels of water in a water damage. They are as follows.

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Posted on August 3rd, 2018 By steamaticAdmin. No Responses

If you have an HVAC system, then you have air ducts going all throughout your house. Most people know that they need to replace their furnace filters regularly, but do you know that you need to have your air ducts cleaned? It isn’t uncommon for Steamatic to clean air ducts that haven’t been touched in decades. Air duct cleaning is especially important if you are having health problems such as allergies. There are many ways that pollutants can enter the air ducts such as cleaning, cooking, or even just coming and out of your house. Here are a few of our reasons that you should have your homes air ducts cleaned professionally!

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Posted on July 27th, 2018 By steamaticAdmin. No Responses

Your carpet is an important part of your home and can make a big difference in how your house looks. You can clean your entire house, but if your carpet is dirty the rest of the house will look dirty. There is nothing like clean carpet, it will make your entire house smell better! But you probably only will have your carpets cleaned once or twice per year, so you need to know how to keep your carpet as clean as possible in between professional cleanings.

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Posted on July 20th, 2018 By steamaticAdmin. No Responses

If you have had a fire in your home, the first step is calling insurance and the second call a fire damage restoration company. We will make the process as simple as possible. The biggest hurdle to proper fire damage clean-up is smoke. Did you know that there are 3 main types of smoke and residue? Depending on the materials in your house, you could have all three if you have had a fire.

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Posted on July 13th, 2018 By steamaticAdmin. No Responses

There are many different types of mold that can grow inside a house. One of the most common is white mold. It is dangerous because basically all types of mold can be careful to your health.

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Posted on July 10th, 2018 By steamaticAdmin. No Responses

Recently there was a house fire nearby that was caused by a grease fire. This type of fire is most often started when a pan is left on a stove to long. Even this small mistake can lead to severe damage. Even a small house fire can cause a huge amount of damage, so it is important to know how to prevent a fire.  Here are some tips on how to avoid and handle grease fires.

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