Can You Prepare For A House Flood?
Floods are one of the most common, and most difficult, cleanup jobs in your home. Flood effects can be local, impacting a neighborhood or community, or very large, affecting entire river basins and multiple states. However, all floods are not alike. Some floods develop slowly, sometimes over a period of days, like when a hurricane is […]
Water is one of the most powerful forces on earth. Your home can suffer flood damage for different reasons. Depending on where you are located, flooding can occur because of an overflowing river or creek, a large amount of rain over a short period of time, or a spring thaw that happens quickly. Coastal flooding […]
Investigating Water Damage
When talking about investigations, most people think of CSI or forensic files. However, there is another type of investigation that is equally important and can be just as tricky to solve. Lurking in basements, attics, crawl spaces, under cabinets, and around the very foundation of your Irmo home is a silent, but devastatingly common culprit […]
Lessons Learned From Historic Floods In S.C.
Each time a hurricane sets its sights on South Carolina, comparisons are made to the past. The historic flooding caused by Hurricane Joaquin in 2015 will affect how local residents recover from Hurricane Florence, which might claim the title of “the worst storm to hit the region in decades.” Three years ago, the Columbia area […]