Water & Flood News Archive

 Water Drying & Mitigation Services

  • What is Flood Insurance? Is homeowners insurance enough, or do you need Flood Insurance too? September 7, 2017
  • Do You Know What to Expect When You Have a Water Damage? Most homeowners really don't know what to expect when water damage occurs. Here are a few things you can expect from your Insurance Company and Mitigation Firm! August 31, 2017
  • Certified - Licensed - Qualified Certified - Licensed - Qualified: What does it mean? You may have heard Contractors, Mitigation Firms, and Cleaning Companies refer to themselves as Certified, Licensed, and Qualified, but what does that mean? July 20, 2017
  • Home Inspector Found Something The Home Inspector Found Something, What Now? When the Home Inspector finds something, what does this mean to you and to the home sale? May 18, 2017
  • How to Remove Stains from Hardwood How To Remove Stains From Hardwood Ever get a stain on your coffee table? Us too! We'll give you some tips on how to get rid of it! March 24, 2017
  • Tips for Removing Snow from Roofs Tips For Removing Snow From Roofs! Snow can add a lot of weight to your roof, but how much is too much, and what should you do? March 16, 2017
  • Ice Dam Prevention News Tip! Ice Dam Prevention! An Ice Dam can cause significant damage, but what can you do to prevent them in the first place? February 16, 2017
  • Home Inspector found water damage The Home Inspector Found Water Damage or Moisture Issues, What Now? When the Home Inspector finds a water problem, what does this mean to you and to the home sale? February 2, 2017
  • Safety Plan The Importance of Having an Appropriate Safety Plan Many home owners design a safety plan in the event that something should happen, such as fire, but did you know that your plan could change depending on what happens? Here we go over some common safety plans and how different damages may impact them! December 15, 2016
  • Sewage Backup Coverage Does My Home Insurance Cover Sewage Backup? Did you suffer a sewage backup and aren't sure if you're covered? August 11, 2016
  • Project Financing Project Financing Now Available! In an effort to assist our customers with unexpected costs, we have negotiated special discounted financing options and interest free promotions for them! July 21, 2016
  • Disaster Blaster - Local Industry Leader See our list of first's! There's a reason competitors follow our lead. May 6, 2016
  • Putting Your Home Through a Spring Checkup! Spring is a great time to put your home through an annual checkup, here are some of the things to look for! April 21, 2016
  • Tip! Does My Home Insurance Cover Water Damage? Not sure if your water damage is covered, or maybe you've received a denial and think it's in error? February 4, 2016
  • Prepare your home for freezing temperatures News Tip! Preparing Your Home For Freezing Temperatures! Winter weather is right around the corner, so what can you do now to prepare your home for the coming cold? November 12, 2015
  • News Tip! Named Peril or All Risk Insurance - What's the Difference? Are you properly covered by your Insurance Policy? July 30, 2015
  • Insurance Company Managed Vendor Programs - Good or Bad? How do these programs work, and how do they impact the policyholder? July 9, 2015
  • How Can Asbestos Impact Your Water Damage Claim? What DOES happen when an unlicensed contractor discovers Asbestos in the course of work? May 14, 2015
  • Tip! Reduce Business Downtime During a Claim! Attention Business Owners! Worried about what would happen to your business if you had a claim? We'll tell you how to reduce downtime! May 8, 2015
  • How is Flooding Different? Flooding is a tremendously catastrophic event for any homeowner, but do you know how it is different from a Water Damage? April 9, 2015
  • News Tip! Ice Dam Prevention! An Ice Dam can cause significant damage, but what can you do to prevent them in the first place? February 26, 2015
  • News Tip! Preventing Mold Growth During The Winter Months! In these cold temps, mold is the last thing on your mind. Here's why mold should be a concern, and how you can prevent it! February 19, 2015
  • News Tip! Hiring A Contractor Checklist! It's one of the most important decisions you'll make when beginning a project, but how do you know you've found the right Contractor for your job? February 12, 2015
  • News Tip! Removing Snow From Roofs! Snow can add a lot of weight to your roof, but how much is too much, and what should you do? February 4, 2015
  • Thanks For A Great 2014! It was a pleasure servicing our customers in 2014, and we look forward to doing it all again in 2015! January 8, 2015
  • News Tip For The Insurance Industry! The Polar Vortex last year took many by surprise. Here are some tips for Agents and Adjusters to prepare for the next Polar Vortex before it hits! December 18, 2014
  • News Tip! Renters Insurance Frequently Asked Questions! Are you renting and have questions about Renters Insurance? Check out these answers to commonly asked questions! November 20, 2014
  • News Tip! Preparing Your Home For Freezing Temperatures! Winter weather is right around the corner, so what can you do now to prepare your home for the coming cold? November 13, 2014
  • Disaster Blaster is proud to serve East Stroudsburg and the surrounding area! We are happy to support our neighbors and customers through the stressful claims process! November 6, 2014
  • Do You Know What To Do When You Have A Claim? An Insurance Claim, particularly Water Damage, can make you feel powerless. But what can you do to limit damage? October 17, 2014
  • As A Tenant, What Does An Insurance Claim Mean To Me? How can you prepare for a claim? Are you covered? August 28, 2014
  • Tip! Reduce Business Downtime During a Claim! Attention Business Owners! Worried about what would happen to your business if you had a claim? We'll tell you how to reduce downtime! August 22, 2014
  • As A Landlord, What Does An Insurance Claim Mean To Me? You likely perform many repairs yourself, but what should you do in the event of a claim that requires Professionals? August 14, 2014
  • Federal Government Updates Flood Insurance Law! Recently a change to the existing Flood Insurance Law was passed to assist homeowners. How does this affect you? July 31, 2014
  • Proudly Serving The Nicholson Area! Originally Founded in Nicholson, we are happy to have it in our service area and proud to support our neighbors through the claims process! July 24, 2014
  • Proudly Serving The Carbondale Area! We are happy to have Carbondale in our service area and proud to support our neighbors through the stressful claims process! June 26, 2014
  • Disaster Blaster - Local Industry Leader See our list of first's! There's a reason competitors follow our lead. June 12, 2014
  • Have You Heard About Disaster Blaster's Exclusive Deductible Break Discount? In our furthering commitment to our customers, we alone help with out of pocket deductible costs. May 29, 2014
  • What Hazards do You Have to be Wary of When Starting a Remodeling Project? As you start your project, what hazards could you encounter and where? May 22, 2014
  • Mold Growth - The Structural Ramifications! You've heard of Mold, but have you wondered about the structural ramifications of mold growth and what the mold colony is actually doing? April 16, 2014
  • Franchise or Locally Owned? What's the real difference between a franchise and a truly locally owned business? Some of the differences might surprise you! April 11, 2014
  • Do You Know Where The Water Came From? We'll go over why it matters and how it can impact your health. March 28, 2014
  • Do You Know What To Do When You Have A Claim? An Insurance Claim, particularly Water Damage, can make you feel powerless. But what can you do to limit damage? March 13, 2014
  • Health Concerns Associated to Mold in the Home! We're often asked about the health efects of mold contamination in the home, but what are they? March 6, 2014
  • Proudly Serving The Hazleton Area! We are happy to have Hazleton in our service area and proud to support our neighbors through the stressful claims process! February 27, 2014
  • News Tip! Ice Dam, What Should I Do? Ice Dam's result in water backing up under your roof shingles and into your house, but what can you do if you have an Ice Dam? February 20, 2014
  • Proudly Serving The Wilkes-Barre Area! We are happy to have Wilkes-Barre in our service area and proud to support our neighbors through the stressful claims process! January 30, 2014
  • Disaster Blaster's very own Gary Lyons is featured in the Wyoming County Press Examiner! Check it out, as he discusses the recent pipe breaks in our Northeastern PA area... January 16, 2014
  • Proudly Serving The Scranton Area! We are happy to have Scranton in our service area and proud to support our neighbors through the stressful claims process! January 3, 2014
  • Thanks For A Great 2013! It was a pleasure servicing our customers in 2013, and we look forward to doing it all again in 2014! January 1, 2014
  • Is Your Mitigation Contractor Properly Insured? If they only have a General Liability Policy, you aren't protected... November 21, 2013
  • Why Won't My Water Damage Mitigator Give Me An Estimate? We get this question a lot, so we wanted to take a look at why this is, and why it's not a bad thing. November 14, 2013
  • What Should You Expect From An Emergency Mitigator? When you have an Emergency Water Claim, what should you expect from a Mitigation Company? September 19, 2013
  • Did You Miss Us On The Radio? You can hear us discuss Fire, Smoke, and Water Damage by listening to The Real Estate Roundtable's Radio Show Archive! August 27, 2013
  • Disaster Blaster is appearing on The Real Estate Roundtable (On 94.3 FM The Talker)! Listen in this Saturday at 11:00 am and Sunday at 11:30 am as we discuss Fire, Smoke, and Water Damage! August 22, 2013
  • How Can Asbestos Impact Your Water Damage Claim? What DOES happen when an unlicensed contractor discovers Asbestos in the course of work? August 16, 2013
  • Why Call Someone Else When You Can Have The Local Touch? We at Disaster Blaster aren't part of a franchise in another part of the country, we're local to NEPA and live here too! August 8, 2013
  • Are You or Your Customers Paying More Than They Need To? We'll tell you how Disaster Blaster can help you or your customer save hundreds of dollars! July 18, 2013
  • Do You Know What to Expect When You Have a Water Damage? We've compiled a list of some things you can expect when dealing with a claim. May 15, 2013
  • Disaster Blaster - Local Industry Leader See our list of first's! There's a reason competitors follow our lead. May 9, 2013
  • Do You Know Where The Water Came From? We'll go over why it matters and how it can impact your health. April 24, 2013
  • Tip! Reduce Business Downtime During a Claim! Attention Business Owners! Worried about what would happen to your business if you had a claim? We'll tell you how to reduce downtime! April 11, 2013
  • We're Featured on Thumbtack! Disaster Blaster has been interviewed and featured on the Thumbtack referral site. Check Out Our Profile! April 8, 2013
  • Franchise or Locally Owned? What's the real difference between a franchise and a truly locally owned business? Some of the differences might surprise you! March 28, 2013
  • Announcing Deductible Break! Attention Insurance Agents! In our furthering commitment to our customers, we unveil an effort to help with their out of pocket deductible costs. February 14, 2013
  • Tip! - Ice Dam Prevention Want to know what causes an ice dam and how to prevent it? We'll tell you! February 14, 2013