Action 1 Restoration

December 7, 2019

What is a Sump Pump and How Does it Work?

If You Have a Basement, You Should Have a Sump Pump If you have a flooded basement, it’s important to act fast so you can remedy the situation as quickly as possible. However, once the water has dried, you should also think about how you can work to prevent this from happening again in the future. At Action 1 Restoration, […]
November 19, 2019

Water Damaged Subfloor: How to Dry Out and Replace

When a house is built, the structure begins with many base layers that set the foundation for a strong and lasting home. This includes the subflooring, which is a thick and durable material that can be found underneath the tile, wood, or carpeting inside of your home. This layer generally rests on the joists of the home to create a […]
November 12, 2019

Dangers of Standing Water and What to Do

It’s estimated that roughly one out of every 50 homes will have a water damage claim each year. While some of these homes will clean up quickly, others will deal with subsequent issues such as stagnant water. At Action 1 Restoration, it’s important for us to teach homeowners more about what this can mean for their homes. With this understanding, […]
November 5, 2019

How to Thaw Frozen Pipes: Burst Pipe Prevention Steps

If Your Pipes Are Frozen, Follow These Steps to Thaw Them Out It’s estimated that over 250,000 homes will experience water damage from frozen and burst pipes each year. These contribute to the nearly 2.5 billion dollars that the insurance industry pays out yearly on water damage and mold costs. With so much time and money spent surrounding this issue, […]
November 4, 2019

Why Sewers Backup: Common Causes, Prevention and What to Do

What Causes a Sewer to Backup and What You Can Do? Each year, thousands of homeowners find themselves dealing with water damage caused by a sewer backup when they least expect it. Unfortunately, because of the nature of the flooding, the cleanup for this can be particularly difficult. While it’s certainly a situation that can be taken care of by […]
November 2, 2019

How to Kill Mold: Vinegar or Bleach and Prevention Tips

Which is More Effective, Vinegar or Bleach to Kill Mold? At Action 1 Restoration, our company is committed to helping homeowners recover from flooding in their homes. While many of these properties have straight-forward cleanups, others require more care because mold is present. In situations like these, it’s crucial to kill the mold in addition to taking the normal steps […]
October 30, 2019

Ceiling Water Damage From a Leak: What You Can Do to Repair It

Ceiling Water Damage: Follow These Steps to Help With Repairs At Action 1 Restoration, we see many types of water damage in the homes that we’re called to service. One of the areas that we see impacted the most frequently is the ceiling. While dripping water is an easy way to see there’s a problem, water damage can also be […]
October 29, 2019

Action 1 Restoration is Expanding Quickly

Action 1 Restoration, due to an increased need for water damage mitigation and restoration, is pleased to announce that they are expanding across the country into new states and cities. Due to this expansion, they are also looking for new local remodeling company partners to help them provide the same high quality water damage restoration services they have come to […]