Category: Tips

A Fresh (and Safe!) Start to Fall in Wisconsin / Make a Plan During National Preparedness Month

Sep 01 2020
Happy September, Wisconsin! And happy National Preparedness Month! That's right: a whole month dedicated to family and community disaster planning. It's a project of the Department of Homeland Security. It falls (pun intended) at a time when we're in a "fresh…

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Surviving Summer Storms and Power Outages

Aug 02 2020
High humidity and temperatures bring more than just discomfort this time of year. They bring water damage (and you know who to call for that, right?), broken tree limbs from storms and the inconvenience of the dreaded Power Outage. We've…

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Wisconsin Summer Safety Tips

Jun 23 2020
We may be celebrating summer in new, quieter, socially-distanced ways this year, but that doesn’t mean we won’t be having fun (while staying safe, of course)! A few favorite summer activities come with slightly elevated risk factors. Kelmann cares about…

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Spring Cleaning in COVID-19

Apr 15 2020
Have you started spring cleaning yet? With COVID-19, many of us find ourselves cleaning our homes to help make sure our living space is a healthy environment. Whether or not you’ve started cleaning, make sure to take these spring cleaning tips to heart.

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#PropertyProblems: What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do

Feb 06 2019
It’s a quiet winter morning. You wake up, well-rested, and make your way to the kitchen, where you start the coffee maker and open the shades to discover it snowed overnight. You are overcome by the beauty of the scene…

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Wisconsin Winter: Protect Your Home from Storm Damage

Dec 31 2018
Extreme weather can mean danger for your home. When high winds, snow, and rain rage, the impact could be more than you were prepared for. Make the changes to your home to better protect it from any type of storm…

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6 Restoration Jobs You Can DIY

Aug 13 2018
As a restoration company we've seen every type of home restoration job from roof repair to drying carpet to peeling paint. When it comes to your home there's nothing we won't take extreme care to restore to perfect conditions! But…

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How To Deal With Smoke Damage

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Jul 26 2018
If you’ve ever experienced a house fire, you know they’re a huge pain to deal with. Besides the damage to your property and possessions you also have to deal with any water damage from the cleanup. But what about smoke…

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Snow Shoveling: It Doesn’t Have to be Painful

Nov 29 2017
We know that shoveling snow isn't everyone's favorite thing to do during winter—especially here in Wisconsin where we get lots of it! Make the task easier by following the correct method for shoveling snow that we've outlined in this post.

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Fire Prevention Week!

Oct 09 2017
This week (October 8th to October 14th) is Fire Prevention Week (FPW)! The theme this year is “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!” Fires in your home can spread extremely fast, so every second you have to evacuate counts.…

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