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Why Should I Call A Restoration Service After A House Flood?

Nov 28, 2018

One of the most devastating, horrifying things that can attack your home is flooding. Not only is this emergency shocking and jolting, but you may not know how to stop or address it, and there can be seemingly endless issues with your home as a result. You may not even know where to begin in […]

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Likely Sources Of Water Damage In Your Home

Oct 12, 2018

One of the most difficult aspects of water damage prevention within the home is that it can happen just about anywhere. However, there are certain parts of your home that are more likely to be the source of water damage. To prevent water damage in your home, these are the areas that you want to […]

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Finding Help In A Water Emergency

Sep 27, 2018

Standing water in your home— whether from rain, broken pipes or a hole in the roof– requires an immediate and professional response. Here are some common mistakes to avoid when you when experience major water damage: Starting Cleanup On Your Own The worst mistake that homeowners can make is jumping into clean-up without a plan […]

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How To Prevent Water Damage In Newburgh

Jul 16, 2018

Water damage may be something that you almost never think about on a day to day basis. However, if you have experienced it and needed to hire a water damage repair professional, then prevention is probably something that is on your mind. Here are a few ways to prevent water damage in your Newburgh home. […]

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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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