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Serving Des Moines, Ankeny,
Altoona, Pleasant Hill, Indianola,
Norwalk, Polk City and Carlisle

 

Timely and Comprehensive Water Damage Management with Water Extraction

Friday, March 20, 2020

After water damage or flooding occurs, creating an effective triage of essential actions can be stressful and complicated, and water damage comes with the inherent risk of worsening if not prioritized properly. Pleasant Hill, IA homeowners and businesses should keep in mind that water damage restoration is a multi-layered recovery process that begins with water extraction and ends with a fully recovered home or business. With the help of ServiceMaster Restoration by Bailey, your water damage recovery journey can be laid out and accomplished in the most effective and time efficient way possible. Water on its own tends to seem…

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Prioritizing Smoke Damage Repair after a Major Home Fire

Friday, March 13, 2020

Home is, for many, a place of refuge where you can relax and recuperate after a day out in the world. But when a fire mars your home, that peace can be stripped away in a matter of moments. Even after a fire has run its course, the weeks or months of smoke damage repair are often rife with frustration, stress, and impatience as you ease toward a full recovery. If your Des Moines, IA, home has been impacted by fire and ensuing smoke damage, the restoration experts at ServiceMaster Restoration by Bailey are here to help.   Smoke damage…

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A Crash Course in Water Extraction for Flood Damaged Homes

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Water damage has the uncanny ability to happen both when you least expect it and somehow also at the most inconvenient time possible. And thanks to the staying power of large amounts of water, water damage cleanup likely can’t happen overnight. For Pleasant Hill, IA, homeowners who have experienced large-scale water damage at the worst possible time, booking water extraction services with ServiceMaster Restoration by Bailey will save you time and grief as your home eases toward a full recovery.   Water extraction is the essential process of manual water removal that water damage events require in order to mitigate…

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How Smoke Damage Infiltrates Your Home

Friday, February 14, 2020

If you’re making a simple comparison between smoke and fire, you may all too easily write off smoke as the lesser of the two evils. Smoke tends to be the more subtle and low key of the two, and sometimes, you even may feel it can be entirely ignored. However, while smoke may not visibly consume your home, it does impact your quality of living and/or comfort even long after a fire has been doused. If your Des Moines, IA, home has been impacted by smoke damage, ServiceMaster Restoration by Bailey has the tools you need to restore the peace…

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Practice Water Damage Prevention this Winter

Friday, January 31, 2020

We’ve now had a few rough winter storms here in Des Moines, IA, so it’s a good time to be proactive with water damage prevention. A cubic foot of snow will weigh between 8 pounds if dry and 20 pounds if packed. Just imagine the damage such a heavy snowfall could cause to the rooftop of your home. All of that weight is pushing down and causing harmful stress on the roof, and potentially setting up your home for damaging leaks. Clear this snow when possible to practice effective water damage prevention.   Homeowners must choose from a few different…

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3 Fire Prevention Tips for this Winter

Friday, January 24, 2020

Rather than waiting for disaster to strike in Ankeny, IA, this winter, take the proper steps to protect your home from fire damage. In the midst of another cold and wet winter, keep these fire prevention tips in mind to keep disaster away.   Here are just a few fire prevention tips to take care of your home and family all winter long:   Maintain Your Furnace: Stay on top of professional furnace inspections! In addition, clear any flammable materials away from your furnace, and regularly clean and vacuum the area around your furnace. Finally, know how to shut off…

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New Year’s Home Maintenance

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Ring in the new year with a safe, clean and organized home. As a homeowner, it seems like your to-do list is never-ending. Focus your effort on a few key areas that will make the biggest difference in your new year. Follow ServiceMaster Restoration by Bailey’s tips below.   Safety Check Before you do anything else, make sure your safety measures are in place. Replace the batteries in your detectors and test them to ensure they are in working order. Also, make sure you have a fire extinguisher in your kitchen and on every level of your home.   Clear…

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Ice Dam Prevention

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Winter is well underway in Iowa. As a homeowner, you probably know that snow, ice and rain can all cause water damage. However, ice dams are a lesser-known winter hazard that isn’t easy to spot until a lot of damage has occurred. You have a higher chance of experiencing an ice dam if you have a low-pitched roof, an uninsulated attic or you’ve had one in the past. Use the following tips to catch an ice dam early or avoid it altogether. What Are they? Ice dams occur when ice forms on your roof in freezing temperatures and melts unevenly.…

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Packout & Storage

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

In the midst of a disaster it can be easy to lose track of your precious belongings, family furniture, business materials, and more. Losing these items can feel like much more than a simple case of adding insult to injury during a tumultuous time. In some cases, it may mean losing precious family memories or suddenly being without a vital tool for work. With the temporary storage service from ServiceMaster Restoration by Bailey, you can rest assured that your essential items are safe and secure throughout the entire recovery process.

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Fire & Smoke Damage

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Fire damage and smoke damage are some of the most well-known forms of home and business damage. Our expert restoration teams at ServiceMaster Restoration by Bailey in Des Moines, IA, offer large-scale and detail-oriented fire damage restoration plans to suit your recovery needs.

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