Biggest Risks of Water Damage
Water damage disasters are one of the top dangers Stevens Point homeowners face today. The United States statistics on water damage properties speak for themselves: Over 95% of residential basements experience a water event in their lifetime – this can be as smalls a leaking pipe that causes mold growth, or as large as broken […]
Tips For Mold Prevention
Mold is all around us, there is no escaping it. With that in mind, not every type of mold out there is bad. In fact, without some strains of mold antibiotics such as penicillin or certain types of cheese would not exist. Even with the advancements mold has made in medicine or the creation of […]
Homeruns for Hunger
Pictured Left to Right are: Sue Kersemeier (K-tech Kleening Systems, Inc.), Mark Macdonald (Wisconsin Woodchucks), Corey Barnes (Blessings in a Backpack), Lauri Nooyen (K-tech Kleening Systems, Inc.). K-tech Kleening Systems, Blessings in a Backpack and the Wisconsin Woodchucks have teamed up once again this season to bring you Homeruns for Hunger. For every homerun […]
Is it Mold or Mildew?
It’s been hot, humid, dry, cool, damp, rainy, and everything in between so far this summer in Minocqua. Such is life in the Midwest, right? Well, as we’ve told you before, mold can grow year-round, but it’s probably not a surprise that weather conditions this time of year often create optimal breeding grounds for both […]
5 Tips To Maintain Your Carpet
If you have carpet in your home you may already know that accidents happen. No matter how hard you try to keep your carpets fresh and looking new there will be spills, muddy shoe prints, and buildup from outside contaminants. Let’s face it, our carpets are abused on many levels. Your carpet is a large […]
The Importance of a Professional Duct Cleaning
It is easy to overlook certain chores because they seem less important. One of those chores is duct cleaning. It may seem like getting your ducts cleaned is not a big deal; however, it is exactly the opposite. Getting your ducts professionally cleaned two or three times a year is vital to not only […]
Preventing Smoke Damage
10 Ways to Protect Your Home From Fire And Smoke Damage House fires are a traumatic event for anyone. Even if a fire does not completely destroy a home, it can do an extensive amount of damage. Not only does the fire destroy a portion of the home, but much of the home is going […]
Should You Spend Your Tax Return on New Carpet?
Winters give your carpets a beating. Nothing short of it. Between salt, snow, water, dirt and so on being tracked inside, keeping your rugs and carpets clean can turn into a full-time job! Plus, we just made it through the holidays with guests and family tracking in and out of our house, and your clumsy […]
6 Habits That Can Be Fire Hazards
Over 370,000 houses are destroyed each year from house fires, resulting in billions of dollars in loss and damage. Whether by negligence and ignorance, you may be unaware of habits that could compromise the safety of you and your home. Cooking Nearly 60% of all house fires start in the kitchen. When cooking, never leave […]
True or False: Unwrapping 4 Common Beliefs About Water Damage
When your home is suffering from water damage do you know which facts are true or false? Should you call a professional water damage cleanup company?