Cleaning Up Mold Professionally
When excess moisture or water has an opening to invade your Bakersfield home, the result may be mold growth. Mold has the ability to thrive and continue to grow, especially in those hidden cracks and crevices in our homes that attract moisture. It’s the four letter word no homeowner wants to hear, and the three […]
Six Interesting Facts About Mold Everyone Should Know
Mold is really a peculiar thing to many people. It’s fuzzy, colored, and off-putting appearance is enough to gross most people out but also peak their interest. As a result, there is a lot of different false and misleading information about mold. Here are a few facts about mold that we at Alert Disaster find […]
Five Things Homeowners Should Know About Water Damage
Water damage is an obstacle many unfortunate homeowners face at some time or another, whether it be through minor water spots caused by a small leak, or ruined basement flooring through flooding. Even if the issue appears to be minor, a small leak may be creating more long-term problems than first evident. No matter the […]
3 Surprising Results Of Fire Damage
Fire damage in Bakersfield is obviously very devastating. The havoc that it wreaks on your home can be clearly seen by any observer, however, there can be even more damage under the surface of the obvious burns and scorches you can see with the naked eye. Here are some examples of results of fire damage that […]
Water Damage And Old Homes: What Are The Risks?
Owning an old house has many advantages. Its rustic look, cheaper prices, and investment potential are all appealing benefits. However, old homes have many disadvantages as well. One of them is that they are much more susceptible to flooding and water damage. If you live in an old house or are considering the prospect of […]
What Does A Fire Actually Do To Your Home?
A fire can have devastating effects on your home. Any and all possible preventative measures should be used to avoid a fire in your home. There are three major ways that a fire will damage your home. Those are smoke damage, soot deposits in the home and throughout the air, and lasting structural damage brought […]
A Flood Happened, What’s Next?
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), reports that the most common natural disaster in America is flooding. The Tehachapi area is no stranger to flooding. In Fact, there have been several major flood events in Kern County over the past few decades. As a homeowner, it is critical that you take measures to protect our […]
What To Do About Mold Damage
Finding mold on your property can be alarming. While small amounts might be easy to maintain yourself with regular and proper cleaning, but a large concentration of reoccurring mold or the spread of mold found on your property can be the result of an underlying issue. It’s important to determine the reason for mold growth […]
Restoring And Decontaminating Former Marijuana Grow Houses
Damage Caused By Marijuana Grow Houses Marijuana grow houses cause a significant amount of damage inside homes. The damage is lasting and can be quite dangerous. The moisture needed to grow marijuana plants creates mold and spores in the home. Mold is often found on the walls, ceilings, and floors and can even be found in […]
Protect Your Home From Appliance Mishaps
As a homeowner in Bakersfield, there are several things you need to protect your home against. Things like wind damage, storm damage, fire damage, earthquake damage, and the most common, water damage. Protecting your home against appliance damage isn’t the most fun task to perform but it is essential in preventing the damage that they […]