Despite our relatively warm climate, temperatures can drop significantly during the winter. As it grows colder, your home’s plumbing system is going to take the brunt of the damage. When pipes freeze, however, the situation is not as easy as calling in a plumber. A frozen pipe is liable to burst. If that happens, the […]
After significant flooding or storm damage, your home may be more susceptible to mold growth, and it can happen at any time of the year. Even a severe thunderstorm can lead to a hole in the roof, which subsequently leads to mold growth in the attic. Excess moisture and water both contribute to the growth […]
If you find your home was damaged by the storm, call Restoration 1 of East Alabama. Our team of experts knows exactly how to deal with water damage and will be ready to help you in this time of need.
Water damage is something no homeowner wants do deal with. It doesn’t matter if it was the result of a leaking pipe or a major storm; it doesn’t matter if it was clean water or black water. The reality is that losing your property or personal belongings to water damage and having your life disrupted […]
Dealing with property damage, especially damage from a severe storm, can be overwhelming. You, as a homeowner, are likely prepared for various occurrences involving minor damage. You know how to handle a plumbing leak, for example. But cleaning up after a hurricane, tornado, or other severe storm is an entirely new level of work. It’s […]
In warmer, more humid climates like we have across the South, there comes a need to have adequate air conditioning to come home to. But you may not know that older air conditioning units, or overworked air conditioning units, can become very real hazards that could result in horrible home fires. With that in mind, […]
In East Alabama, tornadoes are a scary possibility that we have to accept every time the season rolls around. On July 21, 2018, the town of Opelika experienced severe thunderstorms and an EF-0 tornado with visible rotation. It was a frightening event for residents of the area and served as a reminder that tornadoes are […]