Home renovation from a flood takes time and money, especially if the damage is great. It’s very important to know that the building is structurally safe before you choose to remodel the house. Since flooding can damage the foundation of the building and the floor, it is ideal to get a contractor who can assess […]
You can start saving now by using Florida Dry’s 10 simple ways to lower your homes water bill. Save more money on water bills 1. Store cold water in the fridge Instead of running tap water until it gets cold, store a pitcher of it in the fridge to use when needed. Adversely, when needing […]
Preparedness is the only way we can combat a natural disaster. Though Alaska and California are earthquake-prone zones, surprisingly, the midwest and the east coast can also get impacted. All in all, any earthquake can strike at any second, without warning and in any geographical location of the earth. To be prepared, especially if you […]
What type of glue works best on… Glue has been a useful tool for hundreds of thousands of years. And now with modern society’s innovations, we have found many more uses of it and the numerous varieties of formulas to choose from can be a bit tricky. Here are a few tips and tricks on […]
Leaky washing machines are actually quite common and can result in several reasons why it’s doing so. Leaking washers pose as a dangerous hazard to your home causing potential fire hazards, slips and falls, and even mold. Once you’ve turned off the power and unplugged the machine from outlets, try going down this list of […]
It’s not the one pest you see. It’s the thousands you don’t. With the summer heat giving bugs the opportunity to chill in our homes, it can be a huge nuisance to deal with. Not only can bugs get everywhere and anywhere, but certain ones can be dangerous. But, with that being said it doesn’t […]
2.5 millions burglaries take place each year in the United States. Here’s how you can prevent your home from being apart of that statistic. Don’t let the statistics scare you, 87% of burglaries can be prevented! Although no home is completely secured from being robbed, knowing about your area, neighbors, and these six simple ways […]
Never neglect an opportunity for improvement. Weatherstripping is one of the most economical ways to improve energy efficiency, air quality, and more money saved on bills. The process of weatherstripping is by sealing and insulating the openings of windows and doors with either metal, rubber, vinyl, foam, or felt that eliminates the gaps when closed. […]
Living through a home renovation is like living in the wild; you do whatever it takes to survive. You’ll never know the experience of home remodels till you actually experience one for yourself. Whether you’re renovating your kitchen or your whole house, it can be a very overwhelming project. To save you from the anxiety, […]
According to the National Fire Protection Association, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated average of 358,500 home structure fires per year. The absolute key to preventing house fires is the basic knowledge of fire safety and prevention. It’s always best to be prepared for the event of a fire because it comes with dangerous […]
Your family is the best team you could ever have. You would never think anything tragic would happen to you till it actually happens. Florida Dry always wishes for safety and protection upon every family, we’ve also wanted to ensure every family is prepared for the worst. Here is a list of five important things […]
Ensure great indoor air quality by paying attention to your home air filters! The air filters in your home reflect a lot about the air quality being exposed to you and your family. We understand it may be hard to keep track or maybe forget to do this simple task, but it will definitely save […]
Use your dehumidifier to work at its optimal performance level. Having a dehumidifier works wonders if you’re concerned with dust mites, molds, and allergies in your home. They also get rid of musty odors that may accumulate on your furniture, clothing, and linens like your bed sheets and curtains. People prone to allergies benefit from […]
Plan for the springtime defrost! Prevent Water Damage Now that spring is approaching and the winter snow will be melting away, it’s important to take the necessary precautions to prevent water damage from severely affecting your family and home. Not only will this save you from expensive repair costs and stress, but it will definitely […]
If you are facing mold problems, you are not alone. Mold issues are a common problem and one of the most popular concerns customers bring to experts. While most people are familiar with seasonal allergy problems, many are not aware of how mold in their homes or offices can contribute to their asthmas problems and […]
Don’t let your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system wreak havoc your home. Water may leak inside your home if the drain becomes clogged, the evaporator coils freeze, or if the pipes are not connected properly. How to Prevent HVAC Water Damage Water damage is never fun to deal with. It can go unnoticed for […]
Don’t let flooding completely ruin your home. The longer a flooded home is left sitting, the more the damage will increase in no time. That’s why it is important to start moving as quickly as possible to minimize the damage and expedite the restoration process. First Things to do After a Flooding Whether a flood […]
This coming Valentine’s Day, you never know what’s going to happen. We’re not only talking about your date, but also your house. Something as unexpected as water damage doesn’t choose a day– when it happens, it happens. So it’s best to be extra cautious year-round. Valentine’s Day and Water Damage The most romantic season of […]
Household mold can be deceiving since they might not be visible at first. But in an environment that is warm, dark, and has an organic substance that can serve as their food, they can spread aggressively and grow rapidly. How Do Household Mold Develop Moisture is the main cause of mold growth. Unfortunately, they are […]
Don’t wait before your tank starts to leak. New Year might mean a new water heater for your home. Find out when is the best time to replace it. When is the Best Time to Replace Your Water Heater It might not be something very obvious all the time, but you need to replace your […]
It’s pretty unavoidable that when winter comes, the carpets appear dirty. As a homeowner, it can be quite a challenge to maintain the cleanliness of your carpet as children and pets spend more of their time indoors mixing snow, sleet, sand, and salt from their boots and paws. Carpet Cleaning for the Winter The following […]
Once the holiday season starts, the Christmas trees are in high demand again, and people are shopping for gifts. Now you wonder, is this also the best time to get a new carpet? When you’re past the point of damage repair, do you know what to do? Do You Need a New Carpet This Christmas? […]
Finally, the fall season is here! And the leaves are taking the limelight as they stun with gorgeous colors. But once they drop on your roof, they start to become a nuisance. Prepare Your Roof This Fall For Winter Don’t let the leaves bother you during this season when they’re supposed to give a refreshing […]
Seasons changing call for a general house cleaning and maintenance that may sound a lot but should be easy. Simple Tips for a Well-Maintained Autumn Home Before the temperature drops lower, it’s important to prepare for the colder season and prevent further damage. Keep your house in shape and yourself warm with these simple tips […]
A leaky roof doesn’t only ruin your home’s overall facade; it also puts you and your home at risk. What Can a Leaky Roof Do A leaky roof is the kind of household problem you don’t want to prolong. Extending it further will only cause you a lot more money to repair it and a […]
It might be difficult to see past a pipe burst or flood. So many questions could run through your head such as, what’s going to happen? Are all my things ruined? What should I do now? Addressing Water Damage After you’ve collected yourself, one valuable question comes to mind: Will my insurance cover the water […]
When it comes to water damage, just like how it goes for most things, it is better to be safe than sorry. That’s why it is important to know what you can and cannot do to prevent water damage. Water Damage is Easy to Avoid There are ways to protect yourself against costly water losses […]
When you’re met with an ankle-deep flood, the last thing that comes to mind are insurance claims. Your first instincts might be swiftly removing water, cleaning up the mess, and salvaging your property. But doing this can actually do more harm than good. If you discard items, you could get denied from your coverage or […]
Exposure to mold infestation, especially in-home contamination, poses a number of serious risks and health issues. Weakness and fatigue, poor memory, respiratory problems, joint pain, skin irritation, numbness, headache, and difficulty concentrating. These are just some of the most common health issues associated with exposure to mold. Long-term exposure can cause extreme sickness and even […]
Why Use Chemicals? Having a clean home is always nice, but if you’re like me, you might wonder if you really have to suffer the harsh chemical smells and the knowledge that these cleaners are toxic. I mean, you are applying these to surfaces where you prepare food and bathe, for instance! If you want […]
Are your smoke alarms working? Did you know that when you have a working fire alarm, it reduces your risk of dying in a fire by 50 percent? They’re crucial to your safety, but for them to work efficiently, you want to make sure they’re working right. When you want the best protection for yourself, […]
Consult with professionals before entering the damaged building. It might come as a temptation to grab your valuables when the fire has been extinguished, but you need approval from experts first. Understand that if the place is severely damaged, you may not enter until safety measures are implemented. Contact Someone Who Can Help In the […]
By nature, we’re not clean freaks. Don’t get us wrong. We like everything in the home and office tidy, neat, and clean, but we’re not the ones who will go into unnecessary details. We mean, who truly enjoys scrubbing the toilet and floors, right? If you’re one of these people, we’d like to invite you […]
Florida is known for its warm weather and wet climate. Many citizens of the state really love the weather and water. Unfortunately, mold can come with that warm weather and wet climate. In fact, high humidity states have higher incidences of mold-related illnesses.
So there’s been a flood in your Florida home or business—now what? Thankfully, if you live in Fort Myers, Cape coral, Bonita Springs, Naples, Estero, Lehigh acres, Port Charlotte and the area there are experts you can call, like those at Florida Dry, who can help you through the water removal process.
Have you experienced a damaging event to your home, company or seasonal residence in the Fort Myers, Naples, Cape Coral or anywhere else in Southwest Florida? Whether a mansion or a beach shanty, if you have any damage to your property, call the professionals at Florida Dry and leave all your stress at the door.
Each day throughout the world, there is more and more of a push towards environment friendly methods to accomplish tasks once completed by harmful and toxic synthetic chemicals. We at Florida Dry take pride in leading the way in our field in using 100% GREEN and environment friendly products.
Water damage is very possible when Living in Florida. Wherever you are in SW Florida, It can be Naples Fl, or Bonita Springs Fl, you are not too far from the beach. However, when nature acts up, your tropical dream could turn into a nightmare.