Entries by eryn@vinniemac.com


Water Damage Insurance Claim Tips

Water Damage Insurance Claim Tips: Advice From the Field A burst pipe, leaky roof or faulty appliance can devastate your home in just minutes. Something as simple as a 1/8-cm crack in a pipe, for instance, can dump up to 250 gallons of water in your home, destroying everything in its path and leaving dangerous […]


Water Damage Insurance Coverage

Water Damage Insurance Coverage Water damage to your home can lead to a soggy and stressful cleanup. The cost to clean up water damage can be just as stressful as the cleanup. This is why reviewing your home water damage insurance coverage is extremely important. Pride Cleaning & Restoration receives calls from customers with finished […]


Fire Disaster Checklist

Fire Damage Checklist When fire and smoke disaster strikes in St. Louis, it’s too late to develop a plan. Preparation is the key to minimizing damage. Here are a few restoration tips that can help you before, during, and after a Fire related disaster strikes. Safely remove yourself, other people, and pets from the affected […]

12 Ways to Lower Cost of Homeowners Insurance

Ways to Lower Your Homeowners Insurance Costs Shop Around: It’ll take some time, but could save you a good sum of money. Ask your friends, check the Yellow Pages or contact your state insurance department. (Phone numbers and Websites are listed here.) National Association of Insurance Commissioners (www.naic.org) has information to help you choose an insurer […]


Mold Real Estate Sales

Mold & Real Estate Sales in St. Louis Pride Cleaning & Restoration of St. Louis, Mo takes mold, fungi, and bacteria mitigation very seriously. The trend around the country seems to favor legal actions vs. logical solutions. With the time, money and education Pride has invested, we know microbial growth can be contained and corrected […]

Inventory All Personal Belongings

Inventory All Personal Belongings Try closing your eyes and listing your living room furnishings or the contents of your jewelry box. If you have trouble coming up with a complete tally, imagine how hard it would be after a disaster such as a flood, or fire. Taking photographs, or video, of your household valuables, can […]

Questions to Ask a Restoration Company

10 Questions You Must Ask Before Selecting a Restoration Company to Perform the Services! The best all-around positive outcome, or remarkably pleasant customer service experience comes to those who dare to ask questions. But what questions can a property owner who is standing knee deep in unwanted water possibly ask, besides can you HELP? We […]


Drying Wood Floors in St. Louis Missouri

Drying Wood Floors in St. Louis Missouri Can water damaged hardwood floors be restored, or must they be replaced? This is a commonly asked question from property owners who have experienced an unwanted water occurrence to their floors. The answer to the question is – Yes and No, dependent on the following criteria; Is the […]


Restorative Drying FAQ

Restorative Drying FAQ What is restorative drying? Can I turn off the equipment at night? Or maybe wondering if you need to do anything? Pride Cleaning & Restoration in St. Louis has been in business since 1987. Over the years we have faced many problems and our employees have come up with some creative ideas […]