Emergency Cleanup and Repair: Who does What?

Jim Bauer Insurance Restoration

While preparing your home for a natural disaster is the best way to be prepared, as a homeowner, you know that’s not always a possibility. Whether you’ve experienced flooding or fire damage, you need to know what steps to take. It’s also important for you to know what’s acceptable and what’s not. This means there are some things you need …

Mold Remediation: Why It’s not a DIY Project

Jim Bauer Insurance Restoration

Once mold gets hold of a home, it can be difficult to thoroughly remove. Mold remediation should always be left to the professionals, as the presence of mold can pose a danger to the health of a home’s inhabitants. Why Is Mold Dangerous? Mold spores can cause a wide variety of health problems, from nasal irritation and wheezing to more severe …

Household Hazardous Waste Removal

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

It is not uncommon for some home рrоduсtѕ to actually contain ѕоmе dangerous ingrеdiеntѕ. In fact, these hоuѕеhоld сhеmiсаlѕ can be very dangerous hаzardous ѕubѕtаnсеѕ, especially when you are exposed to them regularly. You will want to be sure that you know how to hаndlе thеm safely.

Damaged Carpet from Water Damage

Jim Bauer Insurance Restoration

Is it Best Just to Replace Carpet that Has Water Damage? Carpet vs. Padding Padding is very easy to match. It’s sold by its thickness and by its density or weight. After water damage in your home, carpet is much more difficult to match. Over time with different lighting conditions, different vacuuming habits, different foot traffic patterns and wear, carpet …

Mold Damage – Do You Know What Not To Do?

Jim Bauer Insurance Restoration

Tips About Mold Damage “To Be or Not To Be” – That’s Almost the Question “To Be or Not To Be – That is the Question” is probably the most famous of all Shakespeare quotes. But when it comes to water, fire or mold damage, the best thing you want to know is “What NOT to Do“. First a Mold …

Continuing Education – For Insurance Professionals or Homeowners?

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What is Continuing Education and… What Does It Mean in the Insurance Industry? Why is it important to you as a Homeowner? Many homeowners know they must carry insurance to protect their property and the mortgage company’s interest in it, but may not be sure why it’s so important or even trust the insurance industry as a whole. Most people …