AAA Restoration Blog

June 13, 2017

Tips for Avoiding Accidental Flooding

Something we see a lot of in this industry is accidental flooding. What I mean by that is when something happens that causes water to run without someone knowing. This could be the case with a hose running unsupervised, a […]
May 17, 2017

Boarding Up After Disasters

The last thing anyone ever wants to think about regarding their home is disaster striking. Unfortunately, these things do happen, the good news is: we are here to help. In addition to the water and mold remediation we are known […]
April 18, 2017

Mold in Your Home

Mold is a very pesky, and often costly, setback for homeowners. Mold can grow in as little as 4 days from exposure to moisture so it is important as a home owner to pay attention to changing environments within your […]
March 29, 2017

Utah, Rain and Home Damage

Anyone who has lived in Utah for more than a few years knows that we have years of very little rain, and years of excessive rain. The average annual rainfall in Utah is 18.58 inches, and this year in March […]
March 2, 2017

Air Duct Special

Got pets? Got allergies? We all know that the air in Utah, despite admirable efforts, is not the most clean. Did you know that could result in the air inside your home being dirty? When your furnace turns on and […]
October 10, 2016

Water Damage Vocabulary

Water damage, flooding, wet carpet, leaking pipe or plumbing leak. These are all terms used to search or gather information on water damage removal. Disaster restoration companies can assist you in cleaning up the various sources and causes of water […]
September 1, 2016

What to do if Your Carpet Gets Wet

If you experience even just a small amount of water seeping into your home from a flood or a broken pipe you should be worried about mold. Mold only needs a little bit of moisture and a dark place to […]
August 29, 2016

Fall Back In Love with Your Flooring

It is fall – and it is time to fall back in love with the flooring of your home! If you are looking to update your home flooring is a great thing to look into. Fresh floors can create a […]
August 1, 2016

Useful Tips for Filing an Insurance Claim After Home Flooding

Even after the water has stopped flooding your home, you still aren’t in the clear. As you’re working on dehumidifying, drying and airing out your property, you’ll also want to inform your homeowner’s insurance provider of your predicament in order […]
July 19, 2016

***Air Duct Cleaning Special***

Air ducts are something we don’t see inside daily. Sometimes we neglect them and the fact that there could be a major issue when it comes to how clean they are. When was the last time you had your air […]
July 1, 2016

Testing for Asbestos in Older Homes & Offices

We have believed a lot of strange (and ultimately harmful) things throughout history—for example, did you know that in the 1900s people used to consume radioactive drinks to help with everything from anti-aging and arthritis to rheumatism, that Bayer Laboratories […]
June 17, 2016

Dehumidification 101

In regards to water damage repair, there are many vocabulary words we would like you to know. This is part one of a blog series regarding vocabulary and defining important insurance words throughout the mitigation process. What is dehumidification? Dehumidification can be […]
June 2, 2016

Reducing Fire Danger In and Around Your Home

The weather is heating up, which means forest fires are on the rise. Home fires are also a potential risk as the summer months warm up. Homeowners need to better understand how to create a “defensible space” between their home […]
May 6, 2016

Flooring Repair

AAA Restoration is a wholesale floor covering company. But, we also can help you clean, repair and stretch your carpet / flooring. Here are a few ways that we can help you save your flooring instead of you having to […]
May 1, 2016

Long-term Consequences of Water Damage

After your home has been flooded, water damage can continue to slowly destroy your home even after the flooding has been stopped. Water can seep through cracks and between walls and floors; you may not even know it’s there until […]
April 2, 2016

How to Avoid Basement Flooding in the Spring

You’ve probably heard that “April showers bring May flowers,” but those same showers can also sometimes bring another very unwelcome surprise: flooding. Whether it’s because your outdoor grading was done poorly, it’s a problem with something inside the house, or […]
March 7, 2016

AAA Restoration Service Areas

Did you know that AAA Restoration services Utah County? AAA Restoration proudly serves the following cities in Utah County: Draper Orem American Fork Lehi Spanish Fork Provo Springville Lindon Alpine Eagle Mountain If your city isn’t listed that does not […]
March 2, 2016

How to Dry Wet Carpet

Water damage can cause serious problems for your home, ranging from structural damage to mold and mildew. Although any type of flood can cause trouble, your problem might be compounded if your carpet gets wet. In some minor cases, it […]
March 1, 2016

4 Things You Should Know About Cleaning Pet Stains in Your Carpet

1: Act Quickly to Remove Stains Pet stains, like any other stain, will be easier to clean up if you can address it quickly. The longer your pet’s urine remains in your carpet, the more likely it will attract and […]
February 26, 2016

Ice Damming

Does your home have ice damming? Ice damming can be a scary topic. Even with knowledge about what an ice dam is and with the proper preventative measures sometimes they are not enough to protect your roof. Here are a […]