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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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Common Causes Of Water Damage

Aug 07, 2018

The causes of water damage are vast. To prevent water damage from occurring in your home you need to be on guard against all these possibilities. Although it is impractical to constantly be checking all these potential sources of water damage, it is still very helpful to at least know what all of these potential […]

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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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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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6 Ways to Get Your Home Winter-Ready

Nov 17, 2017

Parts of the Midwest have already seen snowflakes flying this fall, and as we all know  – Hudson Valley won’t be far behind! Before it gets too frigid and snowy, there are some things you can do to make sure your home is ready to withstand another winter and another potential water damage emergency. The […]

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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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3 Common Questions about a House Flood

Jul 19, 2017

As a homeowner, it’s not uncommon to make the occasional call to a local plumber, electrician, or handyman for a few small projects or issues around your house. However, when it’s time to call a restoration company, you know there’s likely a bigger problem present. At Hudson Valley Contracting & DKI, we realize many people […]

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Water Damage Prevention: Common Reasons Why and What to Look For

Jun 15, 2017

After finding water damage in their home, most people’s first reaction will be to ask how this happened, and how to prevent it from happening again. If you aren’t sure how the water damage in your home was caused, start looking at the three most common causes of water damage. Flat Roof It’s pretty obvious […]

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