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flowers and bushes in landscaping around house

June 7, 2019

How to Use Landscaping to Prevent Flooding

Indiana sees its fair share of severe weather. During  the summer months, heavy rain can cause flooding and water damage to homes around the Fort Wayne area. While we can’t do anything to prevent the weather, there are different landscape techniques that homeowners can use to help prevent flooding in their basements. Proper landscaping is

water and mold damage on ceiling of commercial office building

May 28, 2019

Suspect mold in your building? Don’t forget to check out these 5 common hiding spots.

Mold is a health hazard that can have a large impact on your commercial building. If left untreated, mold could cause building owners high costs in remediation services which is why it is so important to stay ahead of the mold problem before it becomes a costly issue to treat. Mold can be sneaky and

pipe leaking water under sink

May 23, 2019

How to Check the Plumbing In Your Home

Plumbing problems can happen suddenly and with a severity that can border on catastrophic. However, regular checks of your plumbing can help identify problems before they turn into emergencies. The good news is you don’t have to be a skilled plumber to check the fixtures for damage! Follow this guide to help you hit all

flood waters outside commercial warehouse space

May 17, 2019

5 Ways to Prevent Flooding at Your Commercial Property

Water damage is a common issue in commercial properties. A burst pipe or flooding from inclement weather can cause water to seep into your business. It will also cause large financial costs and headaches. When your property suffers from water damage, not only are you dealing with the clean up and repair, but more than

May 9, 2019

How to Effectively Remove Mold from Your Home

Mold. It’s the dreaded four-letter word of home ownership. While no one likes to deal with mold, the fact is that most homes and homeowners do deal with this issue on a regular basis. There are many different kinds of mold, with some being much worse than others. Black mold is the most well known

April 30, 2019

How to Spot Key Signs of Water Damage

Water damage can cause major issues to your home. If a leak goes undetected over a long period of time it can lead to mold, mildew, and various other problems – some that could affect the structural integrity of your home. Many people believe they will notice and identify the first signs of water damage

finished home basement

April 23, 2019

Basement Flooding? Learn How to Prevent Water Damage in the Lowest Level of your Home

Basement Flooding? Learn How to Prevent Water Damage in the Lowest Level of your Home If you have ever experienced a flood or water damage in your home, you understand how stressful this disaster can be. Water in your basement can lead to a plethora of different issues, but it is not difficult to prevent

April 16, 2019

Are Your Appliances a Water Damage Threat? Check These Steps to Prevent Flooding from Household Appliances

Dishwashers and washing machines are part of our everyday life, and we rarely give them a second thought as we use them regularly. Did you know that an overflowing washing machine is one of the main sources of water damage in homes? You guessed it – dishwashers are second on that list, followed by hot

Why Did My Sump Pump Fail? | Water Out

April 2, 2019

Sump Pump Backed Up? How to Easily Prevent Sump Pump Failure

If you are part of the Water Out service area, you are used to heavy rains during spring and fall. With the type of weather we get in Fort Wayne, most home owners are familiar with sump pumps. A sump pump is an appliance that is installed in the basement of a home and keeps

Fix Ice Dams Fast | Water Out

March 5, 2019

5 Ways to Effectively Remove Ice Dams

Winters in Northern Indiana bring about large amount of heavy snow and ice. As the winter weather gathers on your home’s rooftop, ice dams can begin to form as a result of poor insulation and ventilation. Ice dams form when a roof is warm enough to melt the lower level of snow on the roof,