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Winter Storm Emergency Preparedness

Jim Bauer Emergency Preparedness

Even in North Texas, a bad winter storm can come on without much warning and cause damage to your home, leaving you and your family in a difficult and potentially dangerous situation. By preparing for the worst, you will improve your chances of getting through dangerous weather conditions without a catastrophe. Here are some things you can do now to …

Upgrading Your Home During Emergency Restoration

Jim Bauer Insurance Restoration

If you are a homeowner, you probably have a wish list full of changes or upgrades you would eventually like to make on your home. This is common for those who purchase older homes. It can even be the case for buyers of new homes. Unfortunately, being a homeowner also means dealing with unplanned problems or emergency situations. In the …

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Things To Know: Water Damage and Insurance

Jim Bauer Insurance Restoration

If your home has received water damage, it’s always helpful to have some knowledge under your belt when it comes to dealing with water damage and your insurance company. Knowing exactly what is covered and how to get the help you need will prevent delays, and lessen your time frame as well as stress level when dealing with an insurance claim. Here are …

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 …

Have You Met your CE Course Requirements for 2017?

Jim Bauer Company News

Fulfilling the state requirement of 30 continuing education credits every two years can sometimes be challenging for insurance professionals. Squeezing in a three-credit continuing education class while working full-time previously meant long drives to distant hotel conference facilities. At PuroClean’s operations center in Frisco, Texas, insurance professionals can tap into industry expertise conveniently and locally. To date, PuroClean McKinney Frisco …

7 Tips for Inspecting Your Home

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

Don’t wait until there’s a disaster to make home improvements. Inspecting your home regularly can prevent major problems and save you from expensive emergency repairs. When inspecting your home, use the seven tips below to spot potential problems. 1. Cracks in the Foundation A crack in your home’s foundation is a sure sign of a potentially serious issue. It can mean there …

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Preventing Plumbing Problems while Hosting Guests

Jim Bauer Home Maintenance and Repair

It’s that time of year again, holiday season! And with the holidays comes entertaining. This time of year can be challenging to your plumbing, especially if you live in an older house. You’ll be putting a real strain on your plumbing system because you will be doing extra work: Cleaning the house Prepping and cooking meals Cleaning up the kitchen …