Electrical Cord Safety

We would be completely helpless without all the electrical gadgets and appliances in our homes and workplaces. They are such an integral part of our lives that we don’t stop to think that these appliances can be dangerous too. Most of the fires that occur in workplaces and homes are often caused due to damaged […]

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You don’t want to think about it, but it’s always a possibility: sewage flooding can strike your home when you least expect it. Whether pipes burst or your toilet backs up, there’s always the potential for this type of flooding to occur, no matter where you live. If you find yourself dealing with sewage in […]

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Water damage is a problem that most property owners dread. When it rains heavily or snow melts quickly, the risk of this type of damage increases. Water can cause thousands of dollars’ worth of damage by damaging wood furniture, upholstery, electronics, household appliances, and plumbing equipment. Water damage also increases the risk of mold growth, […]

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Although rivers in Ohio can flood at any time, heavy rains in the spring can cause historic flood conditions. In years past rising waters of the Portage River and Lake Erie have flooded the pier and surrounding areas. Bridges, roads, railways, dams, and property have been washed away. Floods are among Earth’s most common, and […]

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Sump Pump Failure

If your house has a basement, a sump pump is a great appliance to prevent against flooding. A pump sump essentially diverts water from the house safely, especially at times when there is a threat of your home getting flooded and the risk of water damage.   If there is sump pump failure, your basement […]

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What You Must Do after Contamination In the case of any contamination, it is recommended that you do the following: Keep out of the affected areas. If the situation is life threatening, then call the emergency service personnel. Avoid touching any bodily fluids and consider them to be contaminated. If there is any sewage damage, […]

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BioHazard Cleanup

If there is an emergency situation that requires biohazard or trauma cleanup, the two vital factors are experience and quick response. Exposure to any kind of chemical or biological contaminants can pose serious health risks and the failure to remove these hazardous substances can make the environment unhealthy and dangerous.   Our certified team of […]

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The crackling warmth of the fireplace can be really welcoming and a wonderful place to spend time with your loved ones on a cold evening. It is not uncommon that these relaxing fireplaces can be the cause of chimney fires too. According to the CSIA(Chimney Safety Institute of America), there are over 25,000 chimney fires […]

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Although water damage can happen year-round, winter gives water damage a variety of outlets that the other seasons don’t offer. Because of this, winter storms cause billions of dollars in damage every year in the United States. Cousino Restoration is here to explain three different types of common winter water damage that can affect your […]

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When it gets cold outside, your risk for home fire and flood damage actually increases. Take a look at the information below to help you get a better idea of how to protect your home during the colder parts of the year. Protect Pipes from Bursting During the winter months, burst pipes are one of […]

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