When you need water damage cleanup in your home, the first thing you should do is actually not attempt to clean it up. Attempting to handle water damage cleanup on your own can be counterproductive and leave you with even more damage to repair. Instead, here is a better way to respond to water damage […]
Functioning water pipes are an essential element of any home. When these pipes wear out or break, the consequences can be costly. As a result, it’s worth doing all you can to extend the lifespan of your pipes for as long as possible. To help you accomplish this, here are five common mistakes that tend […]
Buying a home is a huge investment and a massive step forward (especially for first-time homebuyers). However, it can also be an extremely stressful process. Buyers often have nightmares of investing their savings into a money pit that will drag them down financially. One of the ways a home can become a money pit is […]
DIY home improvement projects can be fun and rewarding. When a finished project turns out just how you envisioned it, it gives you the drive and resolve to keep tackling more. When something is broken or needs replaced, it can save some money if you are able to do it on your own. While it […]
Water damage in your home is always bad news. There’s nothing worse than an expensive, smelly, dangerous emergency that you can’t predict in advance. Because we can’t predict flooding very well, many people get caught unprepared and not sure how to handle the emergency. The first step to fixing water damage from flooding is to […]
During this past year, the real estate market has been unpredictable. In March 2021, the median list price of homes in Charlottesville, VA was $399.9K. The median listing price per square foot was $193. The median sale price was $375K. So if you are in the market for a home, be sure that you get […]
Large storms are one of the most common reasons for water damage within a home. However, there is a lot you can do to significantly reduce the likelihood of this happening. From our water damage restoration experts at Restoration 1 of Charlottesville, here are six tips for keeping your home safe from water damage during […]
During this past year and pandemic, our homes have become a safe haven. However, when your home in Charlottesville suffers water damage, it can put you and your entire family in risk of health problems and other dangers. Depending on the type of water, it may even be necessary to evacuate your home until the […]
One of the worst problems a homeowner suffers is water damage cleanup. When a pipe bursts in the house, hundreds of gallons of water can spill on the floor, spray on the walls, and ruin your furnishings. The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety says an average burst pipe can cause more than $5,000 […]
The water might have been relatively clean like from a kitchen faucet. Or it might have been a suspect like flood water entering the back door. Or perhaps you know it is filthy, like an overflowing toilet or a backed up sump pump. No matter the cause, it is imperative that you take the risk […]
Chris was very thorough in analyzing the condition of the problem. He was very professional, and has a very good disposition, funny at times. He is knowledgeable in his field of expertise and gave us an excellent free estimate and some great suggestions and recommendations. I highly recommend him and his company.
- Rhodora K.
Wonderful experience with these guys – honest, thorough, and unassuming. Recommendations were the kind you’d give to family – both respecting money concerns as well as helping you to make the most informed decision for your health.
These guys are excellent!
- Dalton Carr
I wouldn’t give any less than 5 stars for this company. The whole process, Alaina was very informative and respectful. She listened to my concerns and gave me all the cost effective ways to avoid possible use of their services which is a definite integrity move. The guys who came to actually clean out my basement were very polite and helpful. If I need any kind of restoration work in the future I’ll definitely call Restoration 1 of Charlottesville!!
Basements can be a source of worry for homeowners everywhere, especially when they are prone to flooding. Thankfully, you can take measures to prevent water damage in your home, and one of the most effective methods is sump pump installation. A sump pump is a valuable addition to your Charlottesville home. It is designed to […]
Having a washing machine in your home is a luxury that many do not have. Homeowners all love having one up until it breaks. Over time, the machine will grow old and may experience malfunctions that could lead to an overflow. A flooded machine is inconvenient and messy; water damage isn’t far behind. Fortunately, there […]