Just Because It’s Cold Outside Doesn’t Mean It Won’t Get Hot: 4 Ways to Protect Your Home Against Winter Fire Damage

With snow on the ground and below freezing temperatures all around, the threat of fires is normally the last thing on anyone’s mind. However, the winter weather does bring with it some unexpected fire hazards. It is mostly the unexpected nature of these threats that makes it likely for these fires to occur. Fortunately, being […]

Preventing Water Damage from the Outside

Water has a way of sneaking up on you when you least expect it, destroying everything in its path, and completely taking over parts of your home. This can cause an immense amount of stress and take a lot of work to get back to normal. It usually takes the work of a certified and insuredprofessional […]

Being Proactive After A Fire

No matter the time of year the threat of fire is always near. A fire can break out at any time, it may come from a careless spark floating on the breeze. It may come from within your home from an unattended fryer or stove. It’s important to be proactive and protect your family and […]

Preventing House Fires

We all know fires can be very dangerous and can start very easily. Don’t forget to take precautions and learn about where and how a fire can simply start in your Indianapolis home. If you do need fire restoration, call the professionals at Total Restoration. Cooking Cooking is always the number one cause of house fires in the […]

Debunking Mold Myths: Mold Cleanup and Remediation

1. Mold is Natural, There’s Nothing to Worry AboutWhile mold may be natural, consistent exposure to it can have an extremely negative effect on one’s health as well as weaken the walls or ceilings in your building causing a safety hazard. Weak structures can be hard to spot and often go unnoticed until it is too […]

Commercial Water Damage

Many commercial owners in Indianapolis know that moisture is often the enemy especially when it can shut your business down. Water is capable of penetrating into any space and can take advantage of every little crack and can cause damage to the structure. It doesn’t matter how moisture has seeped into the building, the response […]

Don’t DIY Fire Damage Cleanup

We live in the days of do-it-yourself home remodels and weekend warriors, it can be tempting to Google a solution to your current house maintenance obstacle. While in some cases it is certainly okay to go the DIY route, there are some home projects you should always leave to the professionals. Fire damage cleanup is […]

Knowing the Signs: The First Step to Water Damage Prevention

Preventing home water damage in Indianapolis can seem to be redundant and time-consuming, but it definitely beats the alternative. Taking the right preventative measures such as fixing any faulty plumbing early on and redirecting rainwater away from your home, can save you from the headache of a disastrous water damage. If water damage does strike your house, […]

Watch out for Winter Fires!

Did you know that the peak season for home and commercial fires is during the months of December through March? According to the United States Fire Administration, 905 people die from winter home fires each year and over two billion dollars worth of property is lost due to these fires. It is vitally important to be […]

Preparing for Fall Weather in Indianapolis

Fall is just around the corner! With it comes the brilliant new colors of the leaves and cooler temperatures as we move into winter. Along with these changes, however, there are also a few things that can put your property at risk for water damage, temperature issues, and other risks. Here are a few things you can to […]