Interior, Exterior, Yard: Damage And Cleanup After A Storm

If a storm has left behind a big mess around your property, you've got a lot of cleaning up to do. Don't be overwhelmed – breaking down the work you need to do into stages can help make it more manageable. Interior Water Damage If your roof leaked during the storm and you have water inside your home, this is usually the first thing you want to take care of. Standing water can cause serious damage to floors, appliances, and other objects, and is also an electrical hazard, so call a damage restoration company right away. [Read More]

Garbage Removal: How To Let Your Partner Know Your Relationship Is Completely Over

Sometimes taking the trash to the curb requires a little extra help. When your boyfriend or girlfriend just does not get the message, it is time to create a visual aid that will make it perfectly clear things between you two are over. It starts with the removal of all of his or her stuff. Despite being angry and upset, there is both a clean and a cathartic way to help you deal with the stress. [Read More]

Diogenes Syndrome Or Elderly Hoarding: 4 Tips To Help Get Control Of Your Parents' Hoarding

Has hoarding become a problem for your elderly parents? Do they refuse to part with things that they no longer need? Is the hoarding becoming a health hazard? If you're having a difficult time getting your parents to clean out their home, it may be more than a simple case of hoarding. They may be suffering from a condition known as Diogenes Syndrome.  Diogenes Syndrome, also known as senile squalor syndrome, may be caused by trauma, dementia, or lack of social interaction. [Read More]

Handling Items In An Abandoned Apartment

If you own an apartment building and you have an apartment that has been abandoned by the tenant, you may wonder what you can do in preparation to be able to rent the unit out to another party. Clean up will be mandatory, and the quicker you get it done, the faster rent money can be obtained from a new tenant. Here are some tips you can use in getting an apartment cleaned out properly so you can re-rent the unit swiftly. [Read More]