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Fire Prevention Tips for the Desert Dweller

The austere beauty of the desert holds a special allure for many people, but the dramatic landscape requires some accommodations from residents in order to co-exist peacefully with the landscape. With the low humidity, dry, sometimes fierce, winds, and extreme temperatures, wildfires are a major concern. The desert dweller has a number of ways to
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Mold Damage and Growth Facts

Mold damage will grow when this occurs: 1. Moisture is present (i.e. leaking pipe, window, stucco, etc) 2. Substrate is present (i.e. drywall, cabinetry, wood flooring, etc) 3. Low air movement (i.e. inside wall cavities, under cabinets, under flooring, etc) The 4 most common reasons for mold damage: 1. Stucco – improperly sealed stucco will
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Ways to Guard Against Flooding

When it rains in San Diego County we received many calls for rain / flood damage to properties.  Examples include: 1.  Roof leaks 2.  Water intrusion through faulty stucco 3.  Water flooding through doorways 4.  Leaky windows 5.  Flooding in crawlspaces and basements If you are a homeowner or business owner and foresee a strong
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