Fire Prevention

Fire-Mid-Cities

Restoration 1 of Mid-Cities wants to help you avoid Fire Damage in your home and business. Follow the tips below from the NFPA, to identify faulty wiring and prevent fire…

Smoke Detector Safety

smoke-detector

Seventeen million homes in America—26% of homes built before 2002—need to update their smoke alarm systems. Sixty-seven percent of homes only have four alarms, when they should have at least…

Heating Safety

heating-safety

Keep anything that can burn at least three feet away from heating equipment, such as furnaces, fireplaces, wood stove, or a portable space heater. Have a three foot “kid-free zone”…

Freezing Pipes

Freezing Pipes

PART 1 – Why Pipe Freezing is a Problem Water has a unique property: it expands as it freezes. This expansion puts tremendous pressure on whatever is containing it, including…

Caring for your Roof

Caring for your Roof

To prolong the life of your roof and ensure water doesn’t leak through, you should inspect your home’s roof twice a year—once in late spring and once during the fall….

Prevent Home Fires

home-fires

Home fires are preventable! The following are simple steps from Ready.gov that each of us can take to prevent a tragedy. Cooking • Stay in the kitchen when you are frying, grilling,…

Mold Clean Up Tips

mold

While mold is part of the natural environment, it can cause havoc on our homes and bodies. People sensitive to molds can experience nasal stuffiness, throat irritation, coughing or wheezing,…

Fire Safety

Fire Safety

According the National Fire Protection Association, in alone 2016, there were 1,342,000 fires reported in the United States. These fires caused 3,390 civilian deaths, 14,650 civilian injuries, and $10.6 billion…