Hail Damage to Your Roof?

How can I tell if there is hail damage to a roof? If there has been a hailstorm in your area, a close inspection of the roof will determine if the shingles have been damaged. Generally you cannot tell from the ground.   What does hail damage look like?When hail hits a shingle a “bruise” appears that looks like a dark area where the grains or granules of the shingle have been knocked off and...

After a Hail Storm

Important instructions after a hail storm damage Check trees, shrubs and plants around your house, record any damage, check for root damage, patio covers, screens windows, wood fences and siding. Check power-lines and make certain none are downed at your house or lying near water. You are responsible to prevent future damage to your property. Questions neighbors about any damage to their property. Check...

Roof Tips for Homeowners

Regular Roof Maintenance For roof maintenance keep your homes in good repair all year long. Make sure roofing shingles are secure, garage doors are reinforced and unnecessary debris is removed from the yard. In high winds, loose debris can cause significant property damage or personal injury and can block drains and sewers which results in flooding. Check your roof for leaks or damage to rain...

JDV Construction Donates B...

The contribution of JDV Construction to Habitat for Humanity Local firm, JDV Construction, recently donated thousands of dollars worth of building materials to Habitat for Humanity. Door knobs, carpet, and doors were all included in the recent truck full given to Habitat. JDV Owner, John Vondersaar, explained, “We donate extra building supplies to Habitat as often as we can. I know the material...

What is Water Damage Mold?

Mold is a tiny living organism which is natural part of our environment. What is water damage mold? Mold is a tiny living organism which is natural part of our environment. Outdoors, it plays a beneficial role in the ecosystem breaking down dead organic material and recycling it. Molds come in many colors – green, white and black molds being the most common. Molds reproduce by emitting tiny spores...

Water Damage Restoration

The procedure of water damage restoration is a restoring  property back to pre-loss condition after sustaining any level of water damage. Water damage cleanup can be just as difficult to contend with as fire damage restoration, if not more difficult. A trained expert will utilize hydrometers and various other implements of the trade, such as portable truck mounted extraction units and disinfectants, to...