Tips on Salvaging Furniture after Flood Damage

Flooding can be a very stressful, very messy situation that we wouldn’t wish upon anyone. Not only is it time-consuming to clean up, but it also has a lot of potential of damaging, or even ruining, your personal items, appliances, other household items, and furniture. When sorting through the damages, It can be especially hard […]

Biggest Risks of Flood and Water Damage

Flood and water damage are one of the most potent dangers facing American homeowners today. These are some sobering statistics that prove what a problem this is today. 14,000 homeowners in the United States experience a water and flood damage emergency every day. 98 percent of basements will experience some amount of flooding in their […]

Where There is Fire There is Smoke

When a fire occurs damaging your property, it can be a devastating disaster for you and your family in the Davenport area. Although a fire can do a lot of damage to your home, sometimes putting out a fire can be just as damaging than the fire itself. Once the fire is put out and the […]

Has Mother Nature Damaged Your Tipton Home?

When Mother Nature gets cantankerous and leaves your world a mess call us! After she leaves you may not be aware of the damage she left behind. Just because everything seems in order does not mean it is. That is where Challis Restoration Services Inc. come in. We serve Clarence, Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Davenport, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Is Mold Growing In Your Home?

Mold is everywhere, it is a part of nature. Mold helps break down and decompose organic matter such as leaves, wood, etc. Mold can be great for nature but it is not so great for your home. Molds create tiny spores that float through the air. When those spores land on something wet, they will […]