The majority of household water damage is caused by a plumbing or appliance failure. Repair/remodel bills for these disasters can mount p to hundreds or even thousands of dollars. Studies say that less than 10% of residential flooding claims are the result of weather; while 30% is contributed to dishwasher, washing machines or other appliance failure; […]

As beautiful as they are, icicles hanging along the eaves of your house spell trouble. The conditions that allow icicles to form—snow-covered roofs and freezing weather—also lead to ice dams: thick, solid ice that builds up along the eaves of your home. The dams can tear off gutters, loosen shingles, and cause the water to […]