No one could simply cross the street in Chicago this weekend. The flooding has only gotten worse. The day following these storms, you had to jump over those big puddles pooled at almost every corner, and stand a ways back just to avoid being splashed by any inattentive cars passing by. Outside the city, Fox […]
Category Archives: Flood
Last week’s flash flood and flood events hurt many homes and businesses in Chicago and surrounding suburbs. We’re still expecting more bad storms this summer, and wanted to share some of the potential damage this kind of weather can cause. Conditions can become dangerous very quickly — so stay safe, and always call a professional […]
What kinds of floods exist? Why do they happen, and where? Here’s a quick primer on what you need to know and what to keep an eye on.
Water damage can be crippling for homeowners. No matter how much you prepare your house for foundational damage, there are certain things that cannot be prevented. In the case of flood cleanup, you may find yourself upstream without a paddle.
Flooding in your home can cause serious damage. Before you know it, flooding can create standing water in your home. More often than not, this standing water is actually sewer backup. Surprisingly, people are unaware of what exactly the water is and therefore don’t know how to avoid sewer backup.
Fall weather is upon us, which means that beautiful warm sunshine has faded away for the next few months. With this resurgence of fall weather brings with it a resurgence in water damage. With cold, damp weather that accompanies fall in Chicago, there are serious problems this can cause to your home.
Chicago weather is notoriously tricky to predict, but one thing Chicagoland residents can be sure of is occasional summer flooding. Water damage in Chicago doesn’t have to be difficult to navigate, though. To help you out, we at ProCare Restoration came up with this list of summer flooding do’s and don’ts. So if you experience […]
We’ve been having a lot of summer storms in the Chicagoland area this June, and many of our customers are concerned about how or if this will lead to more mold growth. The truth is, summer storms have a lot of consequences, though the main worry is that of mold infestations. Here’s what you should […]
Flood, Flood Restoration, Foundation Repair, Mold, Restoration
All of Our Products Are EPA Registered and We Are OSHA Compliant; Find Out What That Means Here
When you use any of our services here at ProCare Restoration, you know that you’re going with a solid restoration company. Whether you’re using our services for Chicago fire restoration, flood restoration, foundation repair, hardwood installation, mold removal and remediation, sewage backup repair, or water damage repair, you can breathe easy knowing that none of […]
Flood, Flood Restoration, Mold, Restoration, Uncategorized
Flood-Stricken Southern Illinois School Reopens
Shawnee High School, a public school in southern Illinois, has finally reopened after a weeklong closure due to flooding. They weren’t the only area to be affected by this historic winter flooding, though.