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FIRE DAMAGE – Easy steps to protect your home – 888-DRY-EXPRESS

An ounce of prevention can result in a ton of savings to your home and health……   What are the primary causes of residential fires?…… –          Sparks and open flames (e.g. wood burning, electronics) –          Fixtures and electrical wiring (e.g. lighting, switches / plugs) –          Smoking –          Cooking –          Ignition due to low temperature (e.g.
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Recent Wildfires Serve as a Fire Danger Reminder

Fire is an awesome force that cannot always be contained. A single spark can unleash fast moving fires that will engulf homes, businesses and anything else in its path. Residents are currently struggling with fast moving wildfires that have already destroyed 20 homes, threaten hundreds more and killed at least one person. Gusting winds and
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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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