Does Your Home Still Have Residual Smoke Odors?
In the midst of disaster, fire damage can be devastating for any person’s home and belongings. Along with actual disintegration of items and framework of the home, people can be affected by the remnants of smoke odors, and steps have to be taken to remove them before space can be considered habitable again. However, smoke […]
Preventing & Removing Ice Dams
Mother Nature has been wreaking havoc on our homes in Wichita all winter long, with ice dams being at the top of that list. With below freezing temperatures and unexpected snowfall, this winter season has not been very fun for most homeowners. This winter, the water damage experts at Stover’s have helped dozens of homeowners’ […]
5 Important Facts About Water Damage
If you have experienced a water damage emergency, don’t miss these important steps to minimize the damage! Water damage emergencies aren’t common problems for property owners, but when flooding occurs due to clogged drains, broken or leaking pipes, or the weather, it becomes a problem of overwhelming proportion. When these emergencies are unfamiliar, a million […]
Four Ways to Childproof Your Home Against Fire Hazards in Wichita
Far too many fires end up getting started as a result of children getting into things they shouldn’t. Childproofing your home against fires isn’t difficult but it does require being thorough. Adhere to these simple steps below and your children and home will be much safer from fire and smoke damage. However, if your home […]
Erasing the Fire
While a house or business fire will likely never be erased from your mind, having a good restoration company in Wichita on your side – like Stover’s – to handle the cleanup and recovery process can fully eliminate any of the physical signs the fire may have left behind. That includes what you see, and […]
Spring Allergies, Mold Growth, & Your Pet
Spring is here! You’re jumping for joy with us, right? We know that April showers bring May flowers, and just like all that moisture brings new life to Wichita, it can also breed some unwelcome mold spores in your home. The truth is spring is one of the most significant seasons for allergies, and mold […]
Mold Detection and Prevention
Mold growth inside your home or business can be concerning. As mold travels into our homes and businesses, the normal levels of mold spores spike and can cause mold and mildew buildup and result in structural damage and respiratory issues. Because mold grows and occurs naturally, it’s impossible to fully eradicate it; that’s why you […]
Fire Damage Safety Tips
With the colder weather, more and more people are spending time indoors with the heater or furnace on trying to get warm. It’s no surprise that house fires are more common this time of year. Here below are a few tips to help reduce having a fire damage in your Wichita home. Electrical Fires Fire […]
Is Your Home a Prime Target for Fire Damage?
Thousands of accidental fires are causes each year in the United States, claiming many homes and businesses. Just a couple years ago, the United States Fire Administration reported over 1,240,000 fires, 3240 deaths, and 11.5 billion dollars of damage at the hands of fire damage alone. Does your home have the same problems many of […]
Water Damage in Your Wichita Home? Four Reasons to Act NOW!
If you’re like a whole lot of people in the world, stressful situations like a water leak, flood, or evidence of water damage can make you feel like freezing in place. Some people ignore the problem, hoping the water will dry up and the problem will go away. Others wait until the damage has spread […]