In Central Oregon, we have to be prepared for the likelihood of weather across the spectrum – and sometimes all within the same day. We can go from a heat wave to a blizzard within a relatively short period of time. In the winter, as most of us are preparing our homes for the onslaught
In Central Oregon, frozen pipes are a very real concern during the winter months. After last week’s winter snow storm, we’ve got frozen pipes on the mind. It’s important to prevent frozen pipes, but also be prepared on what to do when they do freeze. When frozen pipes burst, this can be an expensive issue
When disaster strikes, whether it be the washer overflowing and causing water damage to your floors, or fire and smoke damage consuming your home, times can be stressful. Hiring a disaster restoration company relieves some of that stress by putting the repairs in the hands of professionals. A disaster restoration company has trained professionals on
This time of year it’s hard to tell whether your itchy eyes and runny nose are symptoms of a common cold or allergies. In some cases, mold growing in your home could be the culprit behind your wheezing and coughing. Mold remediation could eliminate the allergy-like symptoms brought on by both mold and it’s spores.
Living in Central Oregon, winter storm preparation is a necessary precaution. Fall is the perfect time to start preparing your home for the impending Central Oregon winter. Whether or not meteorologists predict a harsh or mild winter, the truth is you never know exactly what to expect. Winter storm preparation in the fall before the
When disaster strikes, odds are that getting your home fixed ranks as one of your highest priorities, especially with fire and smoke damage. Large disasters force homeowners to act quickly. Disaster restoration should happen as soon as possible in order to accurately diagnose the problem, develop a plan of action and restore your home to
As smoke fills the air in Central Oregon this and every August, it reminds us how important it is to be prepared for the untimely and unfortunate disaster. When wildfires hit close to home, it’s important to keep certain documents and items safe from fire damage. A fireproof safe can prevent total loss and desolation.
The last couple weeks have been smoky in Central Oregon. Wildfires continue to burn across Oregon and many Western states. With the Warm Springs fire hitting so close to home, it’s got us thinking about smoke damage restoration. Whether your home sits in an evacuation zone or you accidentally set a fire in the kitchen
When you think of water-related damages, most often flooding and heavy rains come to mind. While these natural occurrences do contribute to water-related damages in homes and business throughout Central Oregon, many other instances can lead to water-related damages any time of the year. Water-related Damages in Homes Water heaters can rust on the bottom
We are calling this the 1st annual CODR- Habitat build day as we plan on making this an ongoing effort for a great cause. Central Oregon Disaster Restoration (CODR) had 7 employees volunteer to spend the day building at the site that will soon be a home for Carrie Doyle and her boys. We were