Tips to Prevent Water Damage at Home

Tips to Prevent Water Damage at Home

With the summer months ahead, weekend trips and vacations are more prevalent than ever. Below you’ll find some simple tips and tricks to prevent water damage while you’re away from home. Prepare Your Home Before you leave for a trip, make sure you turn off your water...
Water Damage Caused By Ice Dams

Water Damage Caused By Ice Dams

When water freezes to the roof’s surface, it can create what is known as an ice dam. Rain or melting snow runs down the roof and the dam stops the flow of water from exiting the surface of the roof. The water then backs up underneath flashing and roofing materials. To...
FAQ: Water Damaged Laminate Floors

FAQ: Water Damaged Laminate Floors

According to flooringinc.com, “Wood-look flooring in laminate has been the #1 flooring trend two years in a row with no end in sight.” Hearing this, it’s no surprise that “water damage laminate floor” is the #1 search term that brings visitors to phcrestoration.com. ...
Do you know where your water heater is located?

Do you know where your water heater is located?

When you bought your home, did you pay much attention to where your water heater was located or better yet, have you ever questioned why your water heater is located where it is?   Water heaters tend to be tucked away in the garage, basement, crawlspace or attic and...
Water Damage in Apex

Water Damage in Apex

PHC Restoration was recently called to a home in Apex that experienced water damage from a dishwasher malfunction. Although there was no standing water present, the damage to the hardwoods was already done. Cupping and gapping was noticeable up to 10 feet from the...