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17
Aug

Water Mitigation Vs. Water Damage Restoration

Your home is supposed to be your safe haven. So when water seeps into places where it doesn’t belong, your safe haven becomes a soggy nightmare. The good news? Water damage specialists are trained to mitigate and revive your home or business.  We know what you’re thinking: aren’t mitigation and restoration the same thing? The answer is no. While plenty

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12
Aug

How To Clean Fire & Smoke Damage Soot From Walls?

When hearing the words fire damage, most people think about charred wood or ash. But there’s more to it than that. Soot and smoke damage also fall into this category.  We know what you’re thinking: why should I care about the different types of damage? You should care because not all fire damage is permanent or requires reconstruction. A lot

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11
Aug

A Fire Damaged My House in Tampa Bay? What Should I Do Next?

There you are going on with life when your home catches fire in Tampa Bay. After your loved ones and pets have been safely evacuated and the smoke clears, you see the extent of the damage and start to panic. Not only is there substantial fire and smoke damage, but there’s water damage too! If you’re unsure what to do

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10
Aug

Can Carpet Padding Be Dried After Water Damage?

If you’re not sure if carpet padding can be dried after water damage, you’ve come to the right place. The truth is, it depends on two factors: the amount of water and how long the pad has been wet. When water is involved, time is always of the essence. Besides being extremely heavy, carpet padding is very hard to dry.

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18
Jul

Water Damage Restoration & Prevention Tips for Large Property Managers

When you manage a large commercial property, preparing for water related disasters is essential. Don’t take the risk of not having a plan in place to combat water damage. They’re much more common than businesses and homeowners realize.  Establishing a disaster plan to protect the value of your commercial establishment will help eliminate potential health hazards to tenants and may

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15
Jul

Top 10 Reasons to Choose DriRite for Restoration in Tampa Bay

If you have to choose a property damage restoration company, the last thing you want to do is choose a company without doing research. No matter what you’ve heard, all restoration companies are not the same. To give you peace of mind when you need it, here are ten reasons why DRIRITE is one of the best options for Tampa

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14
Jul

What to do when the Sewer Backup into the my house?

It’s one thing to have a broken water heater, but to have the sewer backup into your house? Talk about disgusting.  We’re not suggesting sewage damage is the worst type of water malfunction, but it is the messiest. Contaminated water has no business flowing in open space.  Unfortunately, we know better than anyone how often plumbing issues happen. If you

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14
Jul

How to Reconstruct Your House After Disaster Strikes or Water Damage

If your home has sustained damage due to water, fire, smoke, storms, floods, or any other disaster, get in touch with DRIRITE® for the best Reconstruction Service.  Our experts will get your property restored as soon as possible in the Tampa Bay area. We’re certified technicians who can provide emergency services 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Not

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16
Jun

Benefits of Hiring an IICRC-Certified Water Damage Restoration Company

Amateur versus professional. When it comes to water damage restoration, which do you prefer? Professionals with substantial training and up-to-date certifications—that’s what everyone wants. Unfortunately, many home and business owners settle for unsatisfactory work from unqualified, uncertified companies.  Don’t hire an uncertified restoration company to perform any service on your property. Trust an IICRC-certified business to restore your establishment.  What

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16
Jun

Benefits of Infrared Thermal Imaging Home Inspection Scan

In just a few years, technology has completely altered how we live. So why wouldn’t we utilize innovative technologies to detect water leaks and other abnormalities in homes and businesses? Thermal imaging senses temperature differences related to water intrusion,  overheated electrical wires, lack of insulation, and clogged HVAC ducts. Infrared cameras use heat signatures to detect the smallest temperature differences

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