Author: Kevin Oakley

Typically yes, but these services should only ethically performed by an independent third party Indoor Environmental Professional (IEP) that will not profit from the actually findings.   The cost of performing mold testing falls under the $5,000 'mold remediation' cap of most policies.  Indoor Air...

It is clearly one thing to know how smoke and soot can damage not only your properties but your general health as well, what is more important is what you need to do next. And no matter how complex the task of smoke damage cleanup...

Water Damage Statistics If you've read our blog for any length of time, then you know that water damage is a serious business when it occurs. The common wisdom is that most homes will experience at least one major water damage event during their existence, but...

Overall, water based disasters or issues are one of the most common problems that we see, so we've put together a list of commonly asked questions and answers related to water based damage and mitigation. Hopefully, these will help answer some of your questions: What are...

  Sewer water can contain all types of toxic and hazardous contaminants.  Having your property properly cleaned can help ensure the health safety of your family and/or employees. Answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding Sewer Backup by EMERG-NC Property Rescuers. Is it safe for my...

That's a tough call to make as there are a number of factors that can play a role in the answer. Things to consider include: The extent or level of flooding Possible structural damage The presence of contaminants or harmful bacteria Active utilities such as...