Flood Damage in Baltimore 


Maryland Flood Restoration Company Baltimore is a low-lying urban area that is in a constant danger of flooding in different parts, because of its close proximity to the water. Water and Baltimore have always gone together in many cases it was the lifeblood of the city. However, there was always constant danger of flooding that […]

How to Prepare for a Hurricane 

The news is constantly bringing up the ominous “Hurricane” and people are suddenly stocking up as though it’s the apocalypse. How should you prepare for the hurricane threat? Follow these helpful steps so you and your home are equipped for what’s to come: General Preparation Know if your home is at risk. It is difficult […]

Flood Water Extraction from Carpets 


If you have a flood in your home, and have carpeting in that area, it would be important to extract the water from the carpet. Why would you be concerned about the carpet? Isn’t carpeting made out of the same fabric as towels and other pieces of cloth? The problem with carpeting is that it […]

Washington DC Sewage Damage 


Sewage Restoration Cleanup Washington DC Washington DC, our nation’s capital, like most major metropolitan areas has aging infrastructure. A result of this is sewage damage that might occur in your property. This will result in the possibility of flooding of many different properties in the District of Columbia with sewage.  And, many pipes in the buildings that […]

Water Restoration in Government Buildings 


Government Water Damage Cleanup In Buildings The United States government owns and manages thousands of buildings across the country. Many of these are older buildings that need critical infrastructure replacement or are located in areas with extreme climate changes that can range from bitter cold to extreme cold. This constantly changing temperature can cause a […]

Frozen and Burst Pipes in Baltimore 


Broken Pipe Burst Baltimore Maryland With the deep freeze that occurs in the Baltimore area every winter occurring there is of great cause of concern for broken pipes in many people’s homes. What many people do not realize is that broken pipes is one of the leading causes of water damage during the winter time […]

Biohazard Sewage Cleanup 


Sewage Biohazard Cleanup Biohazard sewage cleanup should be performed by a highly-trained, certified professional in order to ensure the safety of the affected area as well as the inhabitants of the property. Many life-threatening biohazards exist due to raw sewage exposure. Most porous items that come into contact with raw sewage must be handled properly […]

Water Damage Classification Criteria 

Classifying Water Damage

Water Restoration Classification Levels Water damage would be considered a disastrous occurrence. Different types of situations might cause it to occur, and these can be from a leaky roof to a sump pump failure. These different scenarios can cause differing amounts of water damage. However, how can you determined if one situation is more severe […]

Mold Growth from Sump Pump Failure 


Sump Pump Failure Sometimes Causes Mold Sump pumps shoulder a large responsibility when it comes to protecting a residential or commercial property. A sump pump is a mechanical device tasked with pumping excess water away from a home or business establishment. Water from rain, melting snow, flooding, and other water damage related disasters can seep […]

Frozen Pipe Damage 


Freezing Pipe Burst Winter temperatures in the Maryland / Washington DC area are known to drop well below freezing, causing severe Maryland water damage and Washington DC flood damage due to frozen pipes. Frozen pipe damage can be extremely costly to home and business owners, causing irreparable damage to properties, furniture, electronics, and other valuables. […]

Flood Damage Certifications 


Certifications for Flood Restoration Companies One of the most costly disasters a property owner could ever face is flood damage. Water damage due to flooding could cause electrical short circuiting, over-saturation of building materials like carpet, padding, drywall, insulation, plaster, and wood, and ruination of electronics, furniture, clothing, and other keepsakes in Maryland buildings. Standing […]

Effects of Raw Sewage 

Dangers Of Sewage Damage Raw sewage damage can have severely negative effects on those who become exposed to it. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), an average of 7 million people a year suffer from illnesses caused by exposure to raw sewage. Of those seven million, 7% become severely or fatally ill.  Though some […]

Flooded Basement Repair 

Flooding In Basement Restoration and Damage Repair Flood and water damage is the most devastating disaster a property owner could face.  Basement flooding can happen for many reason.  Severe storms, swelled rivers, creeks, streams, and oceans, and burst pipes could all cause thousands of dollars of property damage.  Just an inch of water in a […]

Water Damage Maryland 

Baltimore Maryland Water Restoration SI Restoration Maryland Water Specialists are available for emergency support of your water damage situation. Call Now to speak to a water restoration expert. Maryland residential and commercial property owners can experience water damage due to many unforeseen circumstances.  Water damage in Maryland can happen due to: Severe Storms Flooding and […]

Main Causes of Sewage Damage 

Sewage Damage Causes in a Home or Business Sewage damage is one of the most costly and most dangerous catastrophes that could happen to a home or business.  Sewage damage to a property can cause irreparable damage to the property’s structure, carpeting, padding, furniture, appliances, and personal items.  Raw sewage can also contain a plethora […]

Burst Pipe Water Damage 

Water Damage from Burst Pipe Burst pipes can happen for many reasons, including freezing pipes, high water pressure, and degraded and damaged materials.  Water damage from burst pipes can be one of the most expensive restoration projects a property owner could face.  With over twenty years of experience servicing the community with water damage, SI […]

Water Damage Restoration Guide 

SI Restoration Water Damage Restoration Guide Water Damage can be very difficult to overcome. Bathroom flooding, bursting pipes, and sewage damage could happen anywhere at any time. Large water damage occurrences should be trusted to trained professionals. However, in some cases, home and business owners can tackle some of the steps themselves. SI Restoration has […]

Bathroom Flooding 

Bathroom Flooding Situations When bathroom flooding occurs, panic ensues. In order to properly handle a flooded bathroom one must think before acting. For instance, if a toilet is flooded a person’s first instinct is to flush the toilet so the water could start flowing back down and out of the bowl through the piping. In […]

New Jersey Sewage Damage 

Sewage Damage in New Jersey Damage caused by sewage in the home or business can be catastrophic. Most all affected areas and items are deemed unsalvageable and the sterilization process must be handled with extreme caution and care. Home and business owners are not only protecting their most valuable asset (their property) but also the […]

Sewage Restoration Maryland 

Maryland Sewage Damage in Baltimore and all of Maryland MD Sewage Damage is by far the worst type of property damage a home or business owner can encounter. It is important to remember that most every item within the affected area will be a total loss due to the dangerous nature of sewage damage. Sewage […]