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How To Deal With A Mildew Smell

Apr 23, 2018

Did you know that gas that you use for cooking and heating your home doesn’t have an odor? Gas companies add in the odor so that people can smell it if there is a pipe leak inside or outside their home. Mildew has its own odor built in, but it serves the same purpose to […]

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3 Common Mistakes with DIY Water Damage Restoration

Feb 21, 2018

Let’s talk about do-it-yourself projects. If you’re like most people, you love watching instructional videos to save time and money. Do-it-yourself videos have taken a major role in helping homeowners fix washing machines, create wall decorations, and even make delicious dinners. While these videos may be useful for a wide variety of things, it’s an […]

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Flood Damage Cleanup Checklist

Aug 15, 2017

Do you know what do to when your home or property floods? Hudson Valley Contracting & DKI has compiled a simple flood damage cleanup checklist that you can follow to minimize water damage and property loss during or after a flood event. Minimizing Damage Do you know where the water is coming from? It is […]

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Frozen Pipes and Freezing Temperatures

Dec 15, 2016

As snow continues to fall and winter temperatures fluctuate below freezing, it’s possible for your pipes to freeze. Not only do freezing pipes cause a great inconvenience, but can cause major property damage leaving you with extensive repairs. What Causes Freezing Pipes Exterior freezing temperatures cause the water to freeze and expand, creating a blockage. […]

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SPOTTING MOLD IN AREAS YOU MIGHT NOT EXPECT

Nov 09, 2016

  If you were playing a game of hide-and-seek, mold would be the ultimate opponent. It can be found almost anywhere, often out of sight. Of course, that musty smell sometimes gives away mold’s location. No one is perfect, after all, but the point is that mold can be tricky to find. You may not […]

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