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bathroom remodel

The True Cost of a Bathroom Remodel

Zhuzhing up an outdated, poorly designed, or ill-functioning bathroom is one of the most gratifying experiences for a homeowner. Going from a drab, displeasing bathroom to your dream commode can be a challenging process, though.  There are many known and unknown costs associated with major remodel projects, with the national average bathroom remodel cost at $10,811….

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How to Troubleshoot a Ceiling Leak

Water dripping from the ceiling is a sure-fire indication that you have a water leak. If this is the case, then you must act immediately to stop the leak. This will minimize the risk of ongoing and serious damage that could cost thousands to fix. There is also a risk of mildew, mold, or structural damage…

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flood damage in seattle

Flood Damage in Seattle

If you live in Seattle, you know that the area is prone to flooding. The city is vulnerable to three distinctive flood hazards: riverine, coastal, and urban. Our area’s residents are more than aware of the devastating impact a flood damage in Seattle can have on their homes and their lives. However, taking several steps…

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homeowners collecting water leaking from roof

Should You File an Insurance Claim For Water Damage?

Water damage is a leading cause for homeowners filing a home insurance claim. In fact, an estimated 31% of claims were linked to water damage last year.  That said, filing an insurance claim for water damage may not be the right move for you. In fact, it may not even be possible under your coverage. How do…

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5 Common Signs of Water Damage

Water damage costs homeowners over $13 billion each year in the United States. Are you one of the 14,000 Americans per day encountering water damage in your home or at work? Water can be more detrimental than just surface level damage. The water can damage the structural components of your house, or ruin your most prized possessions….

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mold removal service redmond washington

7 Tips for Choosing a Mold Removal Service

Around 70% of homes have mold. Meanwhile, almost 30% of people are predisposed to mold-related health issues. If you have mold in your Redmond, WA home, it’s important to get help right away. Don’t try to handle the issue on your own. Instead, find a reliable mold removal service in Redmond. By hiring the pros, you’ll have…

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kitchen remodeling

How Much Does Kitchen Remodeling Cost?

The kitchen is the heart of the home. If it’s not functioning well, then the heart might need some TLC to keep the home happy and healthy. Any HGTV fan can tell you that kitchen remodeling costs can grow unexpectedly. Once you start opening up walls in a house, you’re likely to find something that…

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Fischer Restoration team

Meet the Fischer Family

For more than 40 years, the Fischer family of companies has proudly served the greater Seattle community. We started with Fischer Plumbing in 1977, and added Restoration, Electric, and Heating & Air divisions over the years.  In addition to sharing a common name, the business lines share the same Fischer commitment to providing an excellent customer experience each and every house…

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water damage Everett Washington

Water Damage in Everett, Washington

Are you dealing with water damage? Do you see rotted wood, soaked floors, and a caving ceiling? Are you standing in still water?!? Enough is enough! You need to get this under control. Water damage can be dangerous. Not only does it lead to structural damage in your home, but it can also seep into…

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renovation vs remodeling

Renovation vs Remodeling: Which is Right for You?

Are you wondering what the difference is between remodeling and renovating? While many use these terms interchangeably for home improvement projects, they are actually two very different things.  To learn more about the difference between remodeling and renovating, keep reading. In this guide, we will help you figure out if you are in need of renovation…

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Fire damage restoration service

Act Quickly to Fight Fire Damage

If your property has suffered from fire and water damage, you can rely on Fischer Restoration for our fast remediation solutions. We service property owners in and around the greater Seattle area. Fire, soot, and smoke can wreak havoc on a home or commercial property. The water used to put out the fire can cause…

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Woman finding mold behind the refrigerator

The Ultimate Guide to Mold Prevention

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO MOLD PREVENTION Mold is quite common in small amounts but can cause significant damage if let unchecked. Homeowners should educate themselves on the best practices in mold prevention. What is mold and what causes it? Mold is a type of fungus consisting of small organisms that live and thrive in moist…

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