Preventing Winter Water Damage in Davenport

November is finally here! As you put away your swimsuits, inflatable pools, and finish off the last popsicle, you know it’s time to start thinking about winter. Winter is a great season (drinking hot chocolate daily is a beautiful thing) but with the snow, crisp leaves, and holiday parties, one thing begins to creep into […]

What is Smoke Cleanup in Davenport?

When fire damage occurs in your home the last thing you will be thinking about is the smoke damage the follows. Smoke can cause extensive corrosion, discoloration and etching along with a pungent odor you may recognize.  Professionals, like Challis Restoration Services, can remove smoke damage before it becomes a major issue, if they are […]

How To Manage Smoke Cleanup in Tipton

Smoke damage is an unfortunate side effect of a fire in your Tipton home, and can sometimes cause more damage than the fire itself. Smoke and soot damage affects your property differently, and the acidic properties of the smoke can cause permanent damage to various items over time. About Smoke and Soot Damage Smoke and soot […]

Summer Water Damage Danger in Davenport

It’s August and your summer is packed with family vacations, pool parties, and plenty of reunions. Your list seems endless! But what you don’t want on your list this summer is one of the most common culprits of water damage in Davenport: air conditioner leaks. With summer in full swing, your air conditioner is probably […]

Hire Fire Damage Cleanup Professionals in Cedar Rapids

Experiencing a house fire can be devastating for any family. Once the fire has been put out it is important to call in a professional fire damage cleanup company in Cedar Rapids.  The faster you act the higher your chances of salvaging fixtures, household items, metal and furniture. Call in Challis Restoration Services when your […]

After the Fire: Fire Damage Cleanup Tips

When your Cedar Rapids home is damaged by a fire, what happens next is critical if you want to reduce your damages, restore your belongings, and get back to normal as soon as possible. The hours, days and weeks following fire damage are very important, and here are some tips for a successful fire damage […]

Davenport Fires Don’t Play Nice

No matter how old or new your Davenport home is a fire could occur for a variety of reasons. Fires are one of the most common nightmares that homeowners experience. And a lot of homeowners are not prepared to deal with fire damage cleanup in Davenport. When fires break out they can take lives and […]

What Water Damage Restoration Companies Do

If you have never experienced water damage in your Cedar Rapids home, you may be wondering what exactly a water damage restoration company does, and when you should call them. Dealing with the effects of a flood on your own is not easy, and in some cases it is not even possible. But what exactly does […]

The Fire Damage Restoration Process

It’s no secret that fires can cause a significant amount of damage to your home or business. Physical damage from the fire is sometimes not the most significant, and water damage from firefighting efforts and soot and smoke damage can cause serious headaches for property owners. While fire damage is often complex, many homeowners in […]

What to Know About Fire Damage Cleanup

Fire damage cleanup is a complicated process that often includes water damage, fire damage, and smoke damage. It’s also possible the property has structural problems, or requires emergency board up services to protect it from the outside elements. Because fire damage cleanup can be such a big job, you should consult with a fire damage […]