Category Archives: Flooding & Water Damage

Expert Advice: What Can I Do About A Frozen Pipe That Bursts?

Tips to protect your health, prevent mold, and save money on unnecessary remediation because all that water in your home can cause problems.

thaw pipesThe more temperatures slip into the teens and even lower, the greater the chances that pipes will freeze. And when they freeze, they can burst. And that can lead to a whole rash of problems: flooding, structural damage, and mold. And mold can lead to health problems. "Pipes freeze for three main reasons – quick drops in temperature, poor insulation, and thermostats set at too low a temperature," says Robert.
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Inside Edition Video: What Do You Do After A Hurricane?

Hurricanes and storms can be devastating. Inside Edition interviews RTK Environmental Group about what to do in the event that you have flooding and water damage during and after a hurricane, how to minimize mold growth, and what the proper steps are in testing and remediation. Additionally, there are several things to know about rebuilding, which you may not be aware of, like getting proper mold and environmental testing completed after remediation so that you have the proper paperwork for insurance companies and future real estate transactions. https://youtu.be/UyUf3q4XJAo For more storm related information, please visit: http://rtkenvironmental.com/portfolio/before-the-storm/ http://rtkenvironmental.com/portfolio/after-the-storm/ http://rtkenvironmental.com/portfolio/insurance-claims/    .
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