Month: March 2017

Unlicensed Contractor Causes Asbestos Problem

Unlicensed contractors can cause unexpected problems, as a recent case from Buffalo, N.Y. illustrates. The Buffalo man lived without heat after an unlicensed contractor attempted to fix a boiler and wound up releasing asbestos. The health department halted the work, and the tenant lived in the home for two months without heat. Unlicensed contractors may Read More …

Mold Frequently Strikes After Water Damage

In the aftermath of water damage, such as that caused by flooding, burst plumbing lines and burst water mains, mold often occurs, adding insult to injury for people who have seen their homes and possessions damaged or lost. Many people in California have experienced this firsthand as heavy rains have overwhelmed residents in Northern California. Read More …