Residents in Chicago, Milwaukee and Madison Wisconsin areas are being warned that localized flooding could be a concern this week. There are winter storms moving into the region which are expected to drop up to 2 inches of rain on Chicago. Coupled with temperatures hovering
A large, powerful winter storm has its grips on the Plains states as it marches across the country toward the Midwest. Blizzard warnings were in effect for many areas stretching from northern Oklahoma, the Texas panhandle and central and southwest Kansas. Some regions such as
Minneapolis is going to be experiencing some of the most severe cold weather they have had to face in 4 years rather soon. While many people have already resolved to simply stay inside and ride out the wave of cold, it just is not an
Prevent Basement Flooding With These Tips One of two things causes basement flooding — inadequate flood protection on the property and natural disasters. Although natural disasters are unpreventable, preparations ahead of time can save thousands of dollars later. Unfortunately, there is no way to guarantee
Drying Books and Papers with Your Freezer After a flood you may be left with valuable documents and books that need drying and cleaning. The most common method of drying paper is to simply lay the items out in a dry place where they will
Heavy rainfall which resulted in flooding caused some problems for Detroit-area travelers Friday as several roads in the area were closed due to standing water. Both the south and northbound lanes of I-75 and I-696 were shut down for several hours Friday due to flooding.
The unfortunate thing about natural disasters is the colossal wreck they leave behind which takes ages to clean up. Loss of lives and property are immediate events during major disasters however, even after the floods have passed those who survive have to deal with the
Just as weather experts predicted, dozens of tornadoes were reported Saturday across the U.S. as large hailstones the size of baseballs broke windows and ripped siding off of homes in Nebraska. One tornado did damage to a hospital in Iowa in the town of Creston.
Springtime is an enjoyable time of year, providing us with warmer temperatures and leading us into summer after the long and cold winter. Springtime is also one of the most turbulent seasons in terms of weather, with large thunderstorms sweeping across many states. Thunderstorms in
Being a potential health hazard with harmful effects to the human respiratory system, mold remediation requires a strict protocol for safety and proper cleanup. Mold remediation is a serious undertaking because mold contamination is harmful to the environment not only at home and around living