Safety and Prevention are Important to Us

At Restoration Authority our goal is to provide the best customer experience possible by educating and empowering our customers. We believe that the best solution for keeping your home and business running safely is through prevention of damage. Our team stays up to date on all of the newest technology and techniques to  repair damaged homes and businesses. We want to share this knowledge with you as well as some helpful tips to avoid needing restoration. At Restoration Authority, we strive to serve our customers the best we can and keep them safe.

Water damage is the most common and often a very destructive problems you have as…

“I feel like every time I make a claim, I get unexpectedly denied for something…

While we often think that we can escape the hardships cold winter weather by being…

According the American Gas Association, over 177 million Americans use natural gas in their homes….

We all know how sensitive electronics can be. Dropping your phone from the wrong angle…

Hardwood floor can really make a home beautiful. But when disasters like a pipe bursting…

There are many reasons you may require our regular or emergency board up service. Some include smoke &…

Mold and basements go hand and hand. It feels like a losing battle. However, there…

Water and flood damage is something we all wish we could avoid. However, this residential…

When major water damage affects your home or business, whether it is from a storm,…

Unfortunately, when a pipe bursts, it is not always the clean water pipe. Fortunately, sewage…

If you experience water damage or fire, losing your belongings can be devastating. A home…

There are many reasons you may require our regular or emergency board up service. Some…

Water damage can easily destroy family photos and important documents. When a flood happens most…

Fire damage is more likely to occur during winter than any other season. Heating equipment…

Thank you Jim H. from Oswego, IL for your question! Jim asked me to explain…

Flood clean-up involves many processes for example, shutting of the electricity and draining standing water….

The formation of mold and mildew is a common occurrence in moist places. In most homes,…

Whether you’re an owner or a renter, battling bathroom mold is a must if you want to…

When restoring a home that has smoke and odor damage or whose content needs to…

Fire restoration is a vast industry that has many different angles. From  fire restoration services…

Flood damage can leave a variety of lasting effects on your home. From disrupting your…

Mold removal is very important only because it make your home look dirty but more…

With the holiday season coming to a close, the new year is right around the…

Keeping customers safe is a top priority for the team at Restoration Authority. As you…

Smoking is the number 1 cause of home fire deaths across the country. You can…

Indoor exposure to mold can cause coughing and wheezing in healthy people and issues for…

After even the most thorough post-fire cleaning, there can still be lingering smoke odors. Thermal…

What is Source Removal? Source removal isolates dust and debris that has become trapped in…

Cindy S. from Naperville, IL asks “How does the restoration insurance claim process work?  I just…

E-cigarette safety is something that has been making the rounds in the news. Between January…

A Christmas tree is a beautiful reminder of the holiday season. Did you know that…

As the snow continues to fall and the cold temperatures set in, you may find…

Good quality air is important. The average American spends some 90 percent of their daily…

In order to prepare your home for winter there is a lot to do. To…

What is Winterizing? If your home is going to be vacant this winter it’s important…

Disasters can happen at any time of day or night, and time is of the…

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), home fires occur most often in the…

What is Deconstruction? Deconstruction after damage is where we dismantle the building components, specifically for…

Sadly, water damage emergencies in homes and businesses are very common. According to industry estimates,…

Holiday decorating safety should be on everyone’s to-do list this winter. According to the US…

What is HVAC Cleaning? HVAC cleaning is the process of cleaning out your HVAC system…

Frozen pipes are one classic sign of winter that you do not want as a…

Oh hail no! It’s that time of year again when we are treated to not…

Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for home fires involving cooking equipment according…

What is Soot? Soot is the common term for a type of particle pollution called…

Insurance companies and contractors don’t always see eye-to-eye.  The biggest surprise to us is how…

Winterizing your pipes is a task that is on many homeowner’s winter to-do checklist. This…

Different emergencies bring different types of unclean material. Fire brings particles and soot that must…

While we often think about how our homes protect us from the Illinois winters, we…

Follow us on social media to stay up to date on what we are doing and for more helpful tips: