Water Damage Restoration: The 3 Water Types

Just like there are different types of ice cream there are different types of water damage. There are typically three types of water damage: clean, grey, and black water damage. All of these types have the potential to become very dangerous to your health. Don’t treat any type of water damage by yourself because of […]

Bathroom Water Damage Cleanup – How To Avoid The Damage

Because the bathroom is used so frequently, it is a common location of water damage in homes in Charlotte. Keeping up with routine maintenance and cleaning your bathroom can help reduce that risk. By performing regular inspections on bathroom appliances, you can find problems sooner and get them addressed before they lead to major water […]

Choosing The Right Water Damage Cleanup Team In Charlotte

Finding the right water damage cleanup company can be just as stressful as the water damage itself – especially when there are over 5 pages of companies when you Google ‘water damage cleanup in Charlotte.’ So, how do you know which one you should call? Restoration 1 of Greater Charlotte wants you to understand what […]

Water Damage Restoration – Why You Need Professionals

Have you ever walked into a store or business and have seen buckets placed under a roof leak? Or maybe you have experienced a minor leak yourself. Perhaps you have a tub that was not placed properly, or a few shingles on your roof that allowed some sneaky water to drip through. Whatever it may […]

Stay Safe, Avoid Water Damage Dangers

When water damage affects your home in Charlotte, the first thing you will probably do is try to determine just how bad the damage is. From small leaks to major floods, all water damage problems should be cleaned up as quickly as possible in order to mitigate further damage. If you are debating whether or […]

Flooring Options After Water Damage

If your floors have been devastated by water damage, it’s time to shop for an improvement. If there is a chance that this area will get soaked again, plan ahead by choosing more water resistant materials. The sky’s the limit when it comes to design choices. Many budget friendly products give the look of wood […]

Your Garage Doors Protect More Than Your Car

The building industry (and homeowners) learned some valuable lessons from Hurricane Andrew in 1992, Katrina in 2005 and Sandy in 2012. After each hurricane ravaged the coast, each state adopted stricter building codes requiring new or replacement garage doors to be structurally reinforced to withstand higher wind load requirements. Now codes require the doors have […]

Timeline Of Water Damage

If you discover a leak that’s causing water damage, we at Restoration 1 warn that you not wait until the next day to address the issue. Water begins causing damage immediately, and that damage just gets worse as time goes by. The following timeline shows just how quickly water damage can ruin your Charlotte home […]

Knowing The Three Water Types

Has this nightmare ever happened to you? You come home from a family trip late at night and walk into your home only to be shocked that somehow, it’s been flooded. Regardless of where the flooding occurred or how much damage it caused, your initial reaction is probably to crack open the linen closet and […]

Summer Water Damage in Your Garden

Charlotte is known for its breathtaking natural beauty and homeowners proudly display some of the most beautiful gardens in the country. Landscaping is a great investment of your time and money; you can add thousands of dollars to your home’s value when you sell it. However, we at Restoration 1 warn that your backyard landscape […]