1910, 2020

Franjo Restoration Rebuilds Apartments After Fire

October 19th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Franjo Restoration Services completed the restoration and rebuild of an apartment building following a 4-alarm fire. Durham Court Apartments, located in Allison Park, PA caught fire in April 2019. According to CBSN Pittsburgh, “26 departments had been alerted to respond to the scene or be on standby to cover stations on scene.” The roof collapsed, and thankfully the only injury reported was “very minor.” There are 30 units throughout the complex. The third floor was severely damaged, and both the first and seconds floors had smoke and water damage. Franjo Restoration was ultimately called to mitigate the damage and [...]

1109, 2020

When to Call a Mold Removal Specialist

September 11th, 2020|Categories: Blog|

Mold can range from pesky to a high-risk health concern, but its presence alone does not cause structural damage; however, it usually means something else is going on. Ignoring the signs will only allow the underlying issue to worsen. By the time you see mold, you’re just seeing the tip of the iceberg. It’s a sign of potential water damage or may follow other types of emergencies, such as a fire or vehicle impact, if not addressed promptly or properly. First, it is important to identify the signs of mold. Some are visual and easy to find, but others [...]

1704, 2020

How to Prevent a Sewage Backup

April 17th, 2020|Categories: Blog|

Let’s face it. No one wants to deal with a sewage backup, but it happens. The best thing a property owner can do is ensure the sewage system is maintained. Often, these are simple measures you can take to prevent one of the most costly types of damage to your property. A sewage backup not only causes potential flooding, but it introduces biohazards and chemicals into the home as well. As if the idea itself isn’t enough to warrant diligent prevention measures, a sewage backup is not usually covered by insurance. Even with homeowner’s and flood insurance policies, you [...]