indoor air quality

8 Ways to Tell If Your Indoor Air Quality Is Bad

In Arizona and other hot climates, most of us spend our lives in climate-controlled conditions. When summer temps swelter and nights are freezing, who can blame us? But while your home serves as a refuge from intense weather, the lack of fresh air circulating can lead to health problems. Unfortunately, even if you regularly open windows and keep things clean, …

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Water Damage Cleanup Timeline

When your home sustains water damage, be it from a storm, burst pipe, or leaking appliance, a quick and effective clean-up is critical to prevent serious damage. Every incidence of water damage should be taken seriously, as the longer water sits, the more damage it can cause. Our timeline demonstrates how important prompt water damage cleanup really is. Phoenix Area Water Damage …

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Causes Of Water Damage And How To Speed up the Cleanup

Throughout the US, as winter approaches, many are preparing their homes for colder temps and winter storms, which can be a major source of home water damage. Here in the sunny Southwest, winter weather isn’t usually the cause of water damage. In drier locales such as ours, this expensive type of property damage usually comes from other sources, such as …

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Four Reasons You Need Professional Water Damage Cleanup

Water damage is an issue most homeowners hope to never face. Unfortunately, unforeseen events like burst pipes, floods, storms, and issues with appliances all too often lead to frustrating consequences. Water damage poses a real threat to health, structural integrity, and even your home’s ultimate resale value. Here are 4 reasons why cleaning it up is often best left to …

Why National First Response is Arizona’s Best Emergency Home Restoration Company

Find out why we are Arizona’s first choice for repairing Water, Fire & Storm Damage on residential and commercial property When crisis strikes, being able to call on trusted professionals for disaster cleanup and home restoration makes all the difference. At National First Response, we pride ourselves on being one among the best in the business for emergency cleanup and …

Home mold

What Causes Mold and How to Remove it

Mold, even in small amounts, can be toxic and dangerous when left unchecked in a home or business. While mold issues are less common in Arizona because of our hot, dry climate, water damage from home issues such as leaky pipes, burst water heaters, and excessive A/C condensation can easily lead to unwanted problems with mold. In fact, residual water …

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How to Prevent Roof Damage in Arizona

Summer in Arizona is famously hot. Along with the soaring temps and summer fun, however, comes monsoon season. From mid-June until late September, these storms bring rain, high winds, hail, and dust. They also routinely lead to roof damage. This year, monsoon season has already surpassed rain totals for the previous two seasons combined, according to the National Weather Service in …

How to avoid home water damage

Although most people think of Arizona as a dry, arid climate, water damage is more common than you think. Aside from the notorious monsoon season, water damage from common home issues such as leaky pipes, burst water heaters, and excessive A/C condensation can lead to serious damage. Aside from being costly, water damage can also create countless health and safety …

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How to Prepare for Monsoon Season in Arizona 

Although Arizona is legendary for its hot, dry weather, the Arizona monsoon season brings with it an increase in moisture and the likelihood of severe storms. The monsoon season officially begins on June 15 and ends on September 30, and although the rain can provide welcome relief from soaring summer temps, the storms can lead to significant damage for the unprepared. Getting …

What Happens When There’s Water Damage?

Finding water damage in your home or business can be a major disruption in your life. When a pipe bursts or a storm hits and you discover water coming into your property it’s stressful, and even a small leak can be a major inconvenience. Your frustration might increase if you find out that the water damage has made your property …