Rainbow International Blog

Cleaning furniture after a fire can be a daunting task. Learn how to clean furniture after a fire and why this is a job best left to the professionals.

Cleaning furniture after a fire is an overwhelming task. Where do you even start? What services do you trust with experts, and which can you handle on your own? One of the most unexpected items that could end up impacting your health is fire-damaged furniture that was improperly cleaned or...Read more

How often should you clean your chimney? Read on to learn about chimney sweeping and the importance of chimney cleaning.

Having a fireplace or woodstove adds comfort and warmth to your home, especially during colder months. If you are regularly burning wood, it is absolutely vital to engage in chimney cleaning. But how often should you be cleaning and why is it so important?

Read on to learn how to keep...Read more

Wondering how to remove hard water stains on bathroom tiles in your home? Learn how to address these stubborn stains based on the type of tile.

Hard water stains can be extremely frustrating and time-consuming. Without a water softener or filter in your home, you may find yourself continuously cleaning in order to reduce the appearance of hard water tile stains. Let the experts at Rainbow International point you in the right direction...Read more

Can you live in a house during mold remediation? Learn about safe mold remediation practices and how we keep your family safe during the process.

Spotting mold in your home can be frightening, but our local technicians are here to help. We understand you might have a few questions, and we’re here to answer them and stand with you every step of the way.

Read on to learn the answers to common questions, like whether it’s safe to...Read more

Can you paint over mold? Should you? Learn what happens if you paint over mold and why we always recommend professional mold removal and remediation.

Painting your home is an exciting way to update and refresh your space, but what happens when you spot mold during the painting process? Painting over mold may seem to be a quick and simple solution to a nagging problem, but this couldn’t be further from the truth.

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Why does fish smell so fishy? Learn the science behind fish odor, and how to get fish smell out of a house or kitchen and prevent it in the first place.

Serving fish for dinner? While it’s a great meal idea, figuring out how to get the fish smell out of your house can be a hassle. Learn more about fishy cooking odors, and how you can enjoy cooking and serving fish to your family without making your home smell like a dock.

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Is your feline friend spraying or excessively scratching? Learn why cats mark their territory and how to stop a cat from marking in your home.

While you may be a happy cat owner, dealing with territorial marking is one task you could happily live without. So, why do cats mark their territory, and what can you do about it? Is it just the price you pay for cat ownership?

Cats establish their territories in a variety of ways, from...Read more

Do I need flood insurance as a renter? Learn everything you need to know about flood insurance for landlords, tenants and rental properties.

If you’re a renter, landlord or a property owner, insurance is always a necessity, but when it comes to flood insurance, the information can be a little murky. Conventional insurance doesn’t usually cover flooding, and if there’s a flood, it might not even cover the damage to the contents of the...Read more

Are you a landlord or property manager evaluating your units' carpet? Learn what is not and what is considered normal wear and tear on carpet.

Carpet is such a great flooring option for commercial and residential rentals. It’s durable, versatile, and comfortable. But if you’re the one dealing with the aftermath of renters, you know it can also be difficult to maintain. Do you know what is considered normal wear and tear on carpeting?...Read more

Flooded apartment? Stay calm. Read on to check out our recommendations. Learn how to take action, what not to do and what to do if your apartment floods.

Do you know what to do if your apartment floods? A flooded apartment can be panic inducing – especially if you’re unprepared. Don’t get caught off guard by flooding in your rental. Read on to learn the steps you should take if your apartment floods.

What to Do When Your Apartment Floods...Read more