Rainbow International Blog

Basement leak are nothing new. Structural cracks, poor lot grading and drainage, melting snow and ice, burst pipes, sewer backups, and even over-full gutters and downspouts can be quick to show you trouble travels downhill. How should you handle these events and prevent unnecessary destruction?...Read more

The drip, drip, drip of a leaky faucet is just one of the many leaks that can develop in your home. If your bathroom or kitchen faucet drips, don’t ignore it! Just one drip per second...Read more

The drip, drip, drip of a leaky faucet is just one of the many leaks that can develop in your home. If your bathroom or kitchen faucet drips, don’t ignore it! Just one drip per second...Read more

You’ve probably heard this king of corny jokes: “Is your refrigerator running? You’d better go catch it!” However, what about your toilet running? This is no joke! Luckily, there are some relatively simple fixes you can do yourself. Check out these DIY instructions for addressing some of the...Read more

According to the EPA, annual household leaks waste one trillion gallons of water nationwide. That being said, leaks aren’t pesky – they’re powerful. What begins as a small leak has the potential to destroy your home if not adequately addressed.  

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Do I Have Flood Insurance?

The standard homeowner’s insurance policy does NOT include flood insurance, and will not cover flood damage. Flood insurance must be purchased additionally, either through your local insurance broker, or through the government’s...Read more

Floods, whether man-made or natural, can do extensive damage to a home or rental property. If your house or apartment floods, the most important thing to do is stay calm. Next, you...Read more

When it comes to protecting your home from water damage, sometimes simple leak-proofing techniques with landscaping are all you need. But when flood waters rise around your home, you...Read more

Some floods are national disasters. When a year’s worth of rain pours down in just a few days, the flood can sweep cars away and devastate homes. These are the types of floors you’re probably most wary of, but even small leaks from your plumbing system could turn into a flooded home.

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What’s lurking behind your shower curtain or door? One of the dampest places in your home, mold lurking in your shower or bath is not just smelly and unsightly, shower mold is also potentially dangerous to you and your family.

Hiding in Plain Sight

According to...Read more