Can Window Leaks Lead To Water Damage Restoration?

Queen City’s weather is famous for four mild seasons. Thankfully, here our average 43 inches precipitation is evenly distributed throughout the year. (Unless we are in the path of an occasional hurricane.) And although we don’t have blizzards, we have never had a year without at least a dusting of snow.  Our winter troubles come […]

What Not To Do During The Water Damage Restoration Process

During the water damage restoration process, there are many honest mistakes you can make that will further compound your problems. The best way to avoid these mistakes is to simply know what they are so you can be prepared for them. From our experts at Restoration 1 of Greater Charlotte, here are five of the […]

How Can I Prevent Water Damage Restoration At The Office?

As a business owner or manager, your list of responsibilities is unending. While your aim is always on the bottom line, you can’t take your eye off of safely. You have managed the risks of COVID, protect against cyber attacks, and even schedule fire drills. By also taking measures to prevent water damage,  you can […]

Water Damage Cleanup: Time is Everything

Time is one of the most important things in nearly everything we do. We have to get to work by a certain time, it’s recommended to exercise at least 30 minutes a day, projects have deadlines, and they say it is healthy to go to bed early and get out of bed early. Time never […]

Quick Response Is The Only Way With Water Damage Cleanup

Time is essential for successful water damage cleanup. The longer water damage is present, the worse the damage becomes. The single best thing you can do after your Charlotte home has suffered from water damage is call for professional clean up right away. Here are just 3 reasons why you need to respond as quickly […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]