Rainbow International Blog

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

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Dry air causes many problems, so a growing number of homeowners are installing humidifiers to combat them. But what does a humidifier even do, and do you need one? Let the experts at Rainbow International® help answer all your questions.

What is the Function of a Humidifier?...Read more

Excessive mold exposure can cause symptoms of hay fever in healthy individuals and lung infections in immune-compromised people or patients with chronic lung disease. Toxic mold is even worse, potentially causing breathing difficulties, headaches, fatigue, rashes, mental impairment, and even...Read more

Natural disasters are not easy situations, and often involve many kinds of damage. Mold growth is typically a side effect of different natural disasters, such as flooding or torrential rains. Find out how to prevent mold after these unfortunate situations.

How to Prevent Mold...Read more

Will your homeowner’s insurance grant you the full assistance you expect in the event of a life-changing fire? Many homeowners are woefully in the dark regarding fire insurance coverage limitations. Protect your home and family by ensuring you have the protection you’ll need in place in advance...Read more

One of the hardest parts about recovering from a fire is deciding what you can salvage and what you must throw away. It’s heartbreaking to discard damaged items with sentimental value, and it feels like a waste of money to dump food exposed to smoke. However, the cost to restock your pantry and...Read more

Fire starters in the home vary depending on the season, but they do have one thing in common. Of the 360,000 home structure fires reported annually by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), and the billions in damage they cause, most are preventable.

What are the main...Read more