Click to

24/7 Emergency Service

Rainbow International Blog

If you lost your belongings in a fire or burglary, would you know where to begin putting your life back together? A home inventory is a foolproof way to ensure you’re protected when disaster strikes.

Why You Should Create a Home Inventory?

If your belongings...Read more

Ready to leave town? Don’t head out the door without securing your home first. Weather, intruders or just bad luck can create headaches when you return; let Rainbow International help with top things to do before vacation. A pre-vacation home routine is important, but...Read more

This winter in Chicago, fire departments have responded to numerous calls involving frozen water pipes and breached sprinklers systems. Not surprising considering this season’s length of bitterly cold temperatures. What might surprise you? Emergency calls from misinformed homeowners attempting...Read more

A frozen pipe is bad news. But a frozen pipe that is ignored and thaws out can be a disaster. If neglected, it can do significant water damage to your home. Prevent these headaches with help from Rainbow International.  We’ll give you tips for how to prevent this disaster...Read more

Even if you don’t live in a flood zone, your house is still susceptible to water damage from plumbing fixtures.

If you’ve never experienced a soggy ceiling, it’s great that you’re preparing yourself anyway. If you’re reading this because your socks are wet, we’re sorry and we’re here to...Read more

A grease fire can send even the most skilled chef into shock. While hopefully you’ll never have to handle one, grease fires are one of the most common causes of both kitchen fires and house fires, so it could pay to give the matter a little forethought. Seconds count in a grease fire, making...Read more

With the increasing regularity of wildfires, a devastating number of homes are damaged or destroyed annually. California was hit particularly hard last year. According to the ...Read more

Electrical fires are the third leading cause of home structural fires in the US, according to the National Fire Prevention Association. Causing more than $1.3 billion in damages and more than 400 deaths in a four-year span, it’s clear that electrical fire prevention should be taken...Read more

Soot can leave unsightly stains on anything it comes in contact with. Whether it’s from candles, fireplaces or even a house fire, removing soot requires specific tools and techniques. The acidic nature of soot can make it difficult to remove from walls. Don’t just start scrubbing, which can make...Read more

One of the most frequently abused surfaces of your home, and the trickiest to remove stains from, the upholstery on couches, recliners, chairs and other surfaces is often treatable. However care is warranted to avoid damaging your favored furniture. What’s the best way to tackle the job?...Read more