After a Fire: is it Dangerous to Remain in Your Home?
Home fires are hazardous even after the flames are extinguished. Safety worries remain– smoke may contain tar, carbons, and carbon monoxide. We at Stover’s want you to know that properly removing particles from smoke damage is just as important as repairing fire damage. Lingering soot and smoke can actually damage your health. This is why […]
What YOU Can Do When Facing a Home Water Damage
When your home floods it can be very easy to start panicking, pacing and becoming impulsive. However, this may not be the best way to assess the problem. Here are a few tips on how you can aid the cleanup and reduce the stress and headache of a home water damage. Safety first! First and […]
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 […]
Water Damage? 5 Tips to Consider Stover’s Restoration in Emporia
When disaster strikes, time is of the utmost importance. While the stress and shock of a disaster can cause some strife, don’t waste time calling your insurance first. The quicker you can call Stover’s Restoration in Emporia the better opportunity we have to alleviate your problem. Here are 5 tips why you should consider Stover’s […]
6 Tips for Hiring a Mold Removal Company
Haven’t we all heard horror stories about fraudulent contractors doing poor work on homes, or leaving with the cash without finishing the job? There are so many dishonest or untrained contractors out there, there are now entire TV shows devoted to correcting their errors. Some of the contractors mean well in their work, but simply […]
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 […]
The Importance of Clean Air in Your Home: Duct Cleaning
Duct cleaning is a bit of a hot topic among HVAC professionals and other contractors. Some people say you don’t need to get your ducts cleaned regularly and truly never have invested in it; others swear by having them cleaned regularly for reasons like allergy management and desire to know the air quality in their […]
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 […]
Saving Electronics Damaged by Fire
No one can understand the trauma and heartache that comes from a house fire. Boy, do we understand that. The National Fire Protection Association estimates there are nearly 1.3 million fires reported every year in the U.S., resulting in $11.6 billion in property damage. The good news is, thanks to some major innovations in cleaning […]
Mold & Your Health
At Stover’s Restoration in Wichita, we believe in being well-informed on issues like this that could affect our customers. That includes an understanding of how important proper mold removal and remediation is the first time – every time. Until recent years, it was unclear really how much mold in a home can affect someone’s […]