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Protect Your Property From Spring Water Damage

Mar 20, 2018

Spring brings warmer temperatures, and warmer temperatures mean melting snow.  Melting snow and spring showers on a just-thawed ground can create a recipe for disaster. Soggy, uneven ground can puddle and cause flooding.  Sometimes this run-off can seep into your property through leaks and cracks in the foundation causing damage to the building structure, furnishings, […]

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Water and Ice: How To Prevent (and Clean Up After) A Winter Disaster

Jan 29, 2018

Plumbing accidents, such as burst pipes, can leave a huge and expensive mess. Here in the Hudson River Valley, temperatures that constantly hover above and below the freezing mark challenge the most diligent homeowner to review prevention techniques. To prevent water pipes from freezing: Improve air circulation by opening cabinet doors under sinks located on […]

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Preventing Fire Damage from a Fireplace

Feb 16, 2017

Fireplaces and wood stoves are cozy and warm throughout the season. But in order to keep the air healthy and reduce the risk of fire, you need to be aware of how to safely operate them and the risks they pose. Dealing with a fire damaged home because of a faulty or ill-kept fireplace is […]

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6 Steps to Smoke & Fire Damage Restoration

Apr 02, 2016

If you’ve had a fire in your home, first let us tell you we’re sorry you’re going through that! Any fire, no matter the size, is traumatizing for those involved. Having an experienced restoration team on your side will help get you back on your feet sooner than later, with the goal of restoring your […]

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Fire Damage Repair: Save Yourself, Then Your House

Nov 09, 2015

House fires are one of the most debilitating things that can happen to property owners. Houses give us our sense of permanence and security, and when they are greatly damaged it is easy to lose that feeling. At Hudson Valley Contracting & DKI, we specialize in fire damage repair in Newburgh to help you get back […]

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