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First Call Restoration Educational Blogs – Page 3

Mold Removal Cost – What You Can Expect To Pay!

We are often asked: How much does mold removal cost? This article lists the top 3 questions we need answers for to provide an accurate estimate. We also provide you with advice on how to hire a qualified contractor. Be sure to get YES answers to these 10 questions!

Ice Dams and Mold: The Facts!

During the winter months, snow can accumulate on your roof and could lead to ice damming issues. The core problem with ice dams is they can lead to mold concerns. This article explains what causes ice dams, the potential mold concerns it causes, and how to prevent ice dams.

Sewage Backup Prevention Tips!

As spring gets ever so closer and temperatures begin to rise, snow run off and rain increases the number of calls we receive about flooded basements and sewage backups. Sewage backups occur when sewage from sewer lines back up into your home or business. This article lists and explains the top 5 causes of sewer backups and provides you with tips to prevent them. There are 2 key reasons, sewage backup prevention is important…learn more!

What Renters Need To Know About Mold!

One of the top 5 complaints of renters is black mold. Know your rights and obligations! If you find mold in your apartment or rental home and are not sure what to do, this article provides you with helpful information on how to address this problem with your landlord.

Why Are Clothes Dryers A Fire Hazard?

First Call Restoration has been serving residential and commercial customers in the Poughkeepsie, Hopewell Junction, and Newburgh areas for more than twenty years. One of the most heartbreaking emergency events we are called into are fire and smoke restoration jobs. In many cases, the fire could have been prevented with routine maintenance. A lesser known fact is that one of the core causes of house fires is the dryer. This article explains how to prevent dryer fires!

Mold: 4 Frequently Asked Questions!

Mold is a growing concern. This article explains what causes mold growth, explains what the most common types and varieties of mold are, how mold professionals find and detect mold, and why you should be concerned about the potential health implications caused by mold exposure.

How To Select A Mold Removal Contractor?

Choosing a mold removal contractor can be a tough decision, particularly if there are many contractors in your area offering that service. How do you know the contractor you call is qualified and experienced? In this article, we explain how to select a mold removal contractor by revealing the top 10 clues that the mold removal contractor you called is inexperienced and not qualified. Clues #3, #6, and #9 are very important.