10 Ways to Prevent Kitchen Fires

It’s great to enjoy spending time in the kitchen, but it’s crucial to cook safely to avoid kitchen fires. Did you know that kitchen fires are the leading cause of house fires? Taking preventive measures can drastically reduce the risk of a fire starting in your kitchen that could spread through your house. Here are …

Signs You Have a Mold Problem

It’s important to know what signs indicate a mold problem so you can protect yourself and your family from getting sick. Everyday allergies can indicate a mold problem, so you need to know what to look for and how to respond. About Mold Mold is an organism in the fungi family. It can grow anywhere …

What Makes Black Diamond Restoration Different?

Experiencing a fire or any other disaster is devastating and that’s why Black Diamond Water Damage & Disaster Restoration is here to help with disaster restoration services. Our team has been proudly serving the Salt Lake Valley for over 20 years, and in that time we’ve learned what it takes to go above and beyond …

Action Cheat Sheet for Frozen Pipes

There’s a chill in the air, and the nights are getting colder as we approach winter and frozen pipes become a real concern. Basement pipes or exposed outdoor pipes are especially susceptible to freezing and can even burst when frozen under the right circumstances. Here’s a look at how to avoiding having your pipes freeze …

Why You Should Be Using A Drain Snake Regularly

You have probably used a drain snake before to remove a clog, but did you know you should be using it more regularly?  Keep reading to find out more. Clog Prevention Rather than wait until the water doesn’t drain out of your tub anymore to remove a clog, why not take care of debris in …

5 Things You Need to Know and do After a Flood

The time after a flood can be critical to mitigating as much water damage as possible. Keep reading for what you should do post-flood.  Flood Safety  Flooding is hazardous, so you must exercise caution. Here are our tips for staying safe during a flood: Stay off bridges over fast-moving water, as moving water can sweep …

5 Frequently Asked Questions About Water Damage

It’s ok to have questions about water damage, especially if you’re a new homeowner who hasn’t had to deal with it much.  Here’s the thing: it’s the last disaster you want to have to deal with in your home or business, and the prospect of taking care of water damage can feel incredibly overwhelming. We …

Different Ways To Dry Out Your Home After Flooding

There are few things more inconvenient than your home flooding, except perhaps trying to take care of things after flooding.  On top of having to deal with all of your items that have been damaged, you also have to find a way to dry out your home, and fast. No one wants that water sitting …