How to Prevent and Thaw Frozen Pipes

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair, Water Damage

For just about every homeowner, it’s one of their worst nightmares. The temperature plummets and before you know it, your pipes are frozen. It can be a stressful situation. Frozen pipes can burst, causing a surprisingly large amount of water damage, and nobody wants that headache! Here are some suggestions for identifying and fixing the situation before it causes extensive …

Hoarding and New Year Organization

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

At the start of the new year, millions of people set goals to make changes that impact their health, job, finances, family, home and lifestyle. For many people, their New Year’s resolutions include home organization and a promise and commitment to clean up their house and get rid of clutter. For others, the issue of runs a bit deeper and …

5 Tips to Prevent Water Damage in your Home

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

The easiest water damage to repair is the water damage that never happens, but what is Water Damage and how do you prevent it? Recognizing what it is and that it can cause a devastating setback to families or businesses is a great place to start; at Puroclean Restoration Specialists, our mission is to whatever it takes to give back that …

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How To Clean your Washer and Dryer

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

When’s the last time your to-do list included a reminder to clean your washer and dryer? These two standard household appliances get a lot of use, yet are often overlooked when it comes to regular upkeep. Each has its specific maintenance requirements that will prevent issues like washer leaks and dryer fires. Some of what’s needed to clean your washer and …

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Fix Energy Robbing Leaks

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

If you’re looking to save on energy costs, you can turn off unused lights and set the thermostat lower, but these measures will not ensure the greatest savings. Studies show that between 10 and 30 percent of the average home heating budget is wasted because of air leaks. So one of the best ways to save money on energy costs …

Don’t Cry Over Spilled Oil

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

Driveways and garages aren’t just a place to park your car. Auto maintenance, hobbies, and even children’s playtime can all happen there. With that much use, it’s not uncommon for an occasional mishap to occur. If you need to know how to remove oil stains from your driveway, or any other common stain, keep reading. As always, remember to wear appropriate protective gear …