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Repairing Fire Damage: A Look into the Process

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When you have a fire in your home the damage comes on many fronts. The fire itself, smoke, and water all have a hand in the havoc. Repairing fire damage takes work and knowing what the restoration process will entail can help you deal with the fallout, and help you get back on your feet… Read more »

How To Prevent Mold Growth In Your Home. 

Summer is here and that means lots of heat and lots and lots of moisture. From humidity to rain, water is everywhere in summer, and where there is water, there’s the potential for mold growth. Moisture problems in the home can range from just creating a musty smell or uncomfortably high humidity levels to mold… Read more »

How to Prevent Water Damage in Your Home

No one wants to deal with water damage and the clean up that may come with it, here we will give your tips on how to prevent water damage in your home: Water damage can compromise your house in any number of ways; from burst pipes or leaky hot water heaters to cracked hoses on… Read more »

Spring Home Maintenance To-Do List

When spring arrives, many of us are thinking of spring cleaning and home improvement projects such as beautifying the property, painting inside and out, refurbishing outdoor living spaces, and more. But spring is also a good time for home maintenance. Here’s a spring home maintenance to-do list to make sure everything at your residence is… Read more »

Home Remodeling: New Year, New Home!

2019 is here and while most people will spend January thinking about thinking about self-improvement, Branch Services wants to let you know that home improvement can also help improve your life. Whether adding “his and her sinks” to your bathroom, adding a much needed second bathroom, or even something as simple as giving your home… Read more »

Avoid a Space Heater Fire This Winter

It has been a seriously cold winter so far. With the cost of home heating, many people are relying on space heaters to keep warm without breaking the bank. While they can save money in the short term, space heaters still pose a threat of fire.   Here are safety tips to keep your home… Read more »

The Dangers of Ice Dams

It’s not even winter yet and it has already snowed twice on Long Island and unfortunately, it looks like this winter is going to see a lot of snow. With lots of snow the risk of water damage, and consequentially mold damage, becomes an issue. An ice dam is a ridge of ice that forms… Read more »

Preventing Fires During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is just around the corner, and unfortunately in the fire restoration business that means we’re at our busiest. Residential fires during the holiday season are more frequent, more costly, and more deadly than at any other time of the year. There are a number of factors that add fuel to these tragic statistics;… Read more »