Rainbow International Blog

In the post-fire cleanup and salvage phase? It can be tough to let go of treasured electronics. Even if they didn’t suffer heat damage, smoke damage to electronics can pose a serious risk. Are...Read more

Cleaning a smoke-damaged house is important for providing a healthy living environment. If only it was as easy as opening a window and letting things air out. The acidic nature of smoke and soot can make them difficult to remove. However, they contain unpleasant odors and particles that are...Read more

Cleaning a smoke-damaged house is important for providing a healthy living environment. If only it was as easy as opening a window and letting things air out. The acidic nature of smoke and soot can make them difficult to remove. However, they contain unpleasant odors and particles that are...Read more

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

Routine carpet and air duct cleaning is an important home maintenance task. GetNeigborly.com recently published a Home Maintenance Checklist that stresses the importance of this upkeep task to keep your home clean and dust free.

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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