Will Heavy Rains Flood my Basement?

The threshold that lies between the magnificent beauty of a big storm and the terrible destruction of one is thin. It can be only a matter of minutes before a few raindrops can become a flash flood. The question is: is your basement safe from heavy rain and precipitation? There are a few ways to check […]

The Cons Of DIY Water Damage Restoration

From a broken water line to an overflowing toilet, water damage can happen to anyone. When it happens to you or your property in Indianapolis you may be tempted to pull out your trusty mop and bucket and start cleaning up the mess on your own. Before you start mopping up any watery mess you […]

What Does a Water Damage Restoration Company Do?

We at Total Restoration in the Indianapolis area know that calling a cleaning and restoration for help with a water damage disaster cleanup is one of the last things you want to do. It means that your home was notably damaged in some way by a flood or excess water in some other way. The […]

Take Control Over Water Damage Before it Takes Over Your Life

Water damage restoration is one of the most common needs homes throughout America have. The possibilities for floods and leaks to negatively impact your home are great. The smart homeowner will take cautionary steps to be prepared in the case flooding or leaking does occur. This allows them to be in control of the situation and […]

Water Damage: Stop Low Leaks

There is nothing more annoying than hearing the constant drip, drip, drip of a leak from your pipes dripping onto your floor. You may think that a slow drip is no big deal and it won’t require extensive water damage restoration. You might even be tempted to put a pot under the drip, push earplugs […]

Spring Cleaning And Fire Prevention

Spring is officially here and it is time for the snow to start melting and the sun to start shining. Plants and trees are going to start budding and all of the signs of spring will be imminent. With the new fresh season, it is a good time to think about Spring Cleaning and how […]

5 Things To Do After A Flood

Floods can be caused by many things. Severe weather, a sudden downpour of rain, appliance malfunction, and broken pipes can all cause flooding in a home or business. The worse thing you can do when it comes to flood damage is not be prepared. Being prepared means knowing the right steps to talk after a […]

Four Common Water Damage Clean Up Mistakes

Upon finding their home or business affected by water damage, many people immediately react by jumping in and cleaning up the mess. Obviously, it’s important to begin the process or restoring your property as soon as possible, but starting before you have taken the necessary steps or know exactly what you are doing could actually […]

Creating a Business Response Plan

Those initial few moments after a water damage emergency happens in your business are critical. Do you know what to do? Does your team know what to do? Do you know who to call? Those are just three of hundreds of questions we can ask ourselves about emergency preparedness in a water damage emergency such as a flood. Ready.gov […]

Avoiding Plumbing Nightmares in Your Indianapolis Business

Stuff happens, right? Just like we have plumbing and water-related mishaps at home, they can happen at work. And, with the volume of people inside our businesses every day – be it, employees or customers – it’s probably even more likely to suffer a mishap at the office than at home. The truth is, most […]