Cobb County Home Destroyed in Fire

Fire Damage after Small Plane Crash   On the evening of Friday March 24th, a small Cessna Citation I plane crashed into a suburban home in Marietta, Georgia.

What to Consider When Buying a Fire Extinguisher

Fire extinguishers are extremely helpful for immediate use on small fires. When the proper one is placed near an exit in an easy to grab spot, it can become a lifesaver before first responders arrive.

Fireplace Safety: Keep Cozy and Secure

Fireplace Safety, Keeping Warm for the Season. Are you practicing fireplace safety? Curling up in front of a warm fireplace is one of the joys of the winter season. But before you light that fire, there are a few important safety tips to keep in mind.

Garage Dehumidification: What You Need To Know

  Keep moisture out of your space with these garage dehumidification steps.   What do you know about garage dehumidification? Some people keep their garage immaculate; others not so much. Whether you use your garage as a space to store every unnecessary thing in your home or it is a sacredly space, waxed every Saturday, there is one problem you absolutely should look out for: condensation. What causes garage condensation? Condensation occurs when excessive water

Dealing With Emotional Stress After A Fire

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How Do You Start Dealing With Emotional Stress When Your Home Burns Down? Recently, the Appalachian area has been plagued with wildfires. While the rain has made some difference fight the spread of flames Gatlinburg and other areas in North Georgia and the Nantahala are still fighting fires. Yet even when the wildfires subside completely the real work will begin when residents and business owners return home to face the challenges of restoration. Residential fires can

How To Hang Outdoor Holiday Lights Safely

The Joy of Outdoor Holiday Lights It’s two days after Halloween—which means everyone is forgetting Thanksgiving even exists and are preparing to set up their outdoor holiday lights. Some people go all out for their Holiday decorations.   Like . . . really all out.   Seriously guys who has time for this? It makes sense why people love outdoor holiday lights. Besides, of course, giving us a reason to compete with each other. Winter lights

Frozen Pipes: How To Avoid Damage

You might be familiar with the pop culture adage by now: Winter Is Coming. That means, aside from defending your home from White Walkers and making a thousand lists for the Holiday Season, you might want to think about frozen pipes. Now that fall has arrived we can finally bundle ourselves in scarves, hats, and gloves to drink pumpkin spice everything. As we’ve discussed before, it’s time to prepare your house for the cold weather.

Odor Elimination: The Final Cleanse

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A fire is a traumatizing event for anyone and handling the damages afterward can be exhausting.   Aside from repairing any destruction in your house, accounting for lost furniture, and finding solace in the aftermath, there is another crucial element that must be taken care of: odor elimination. As any study will tell you, the stench of smoke will stay in your household for days or weeks after a fire. Scented candles fabric cleaners may

What Would You Grab? The Importance of Having a Home Contents Inventory

What Would You Grab? It’s the age old question: if your house was on fire what would you take? What is most valuable to you in the world, of course after your famiy? A family heirloom, your pet, your computer? People often have interesting responses. There are certain items you would grab without hesitation if given the chance. However, when all is said and done, in the face of any kind of disaster, do you

Fire Statistics You Don’t Want to Forget

Fires are devastating but being informed can save lives and property. Check out our Fire Statistics Infographic on the causes and steps for after a fire occurs.   If your home or business has suffered a fire, contact the Reliable Restoration team of professionals. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, our expert team is mobilized to be onsite quickly to secure your property and begin the restoration process. At

We Had a Fire, Now What?

Steps to Take After Having a Fire Experiencing a fire in your home or business can be a devastating experience. In the chaos of assuring that all people are safe, assessing the fire damage and investigating the cause it is important to remember these important steps.

Commercial Building Fire Restoration

The Fire Restoration Call Getting an emergency fire restoration call in the middle of the night is nothing new for the Reliable Restoration team. Our knowledgeable and dedicated professionals take these call personally. So when the staff at Wild Bill’s in Duluth, Ga. contacted us after a recent fire we were ready to jump to the call.