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Our reminder from Habitat for Humanity

We are honored to hang this artwork, from a Habitat for Humanity child, in our office today. As a contributor to Habitat for Humanity, Alliance Restorations has had the privilege of seeing and learning about the many deserving families that Habitat helps each year. We are so thankful to be a small part of a very big organization that does so much for the people…

Who ya gonna call a plumber or restoration company?

Who Ya Gonna Call?

When do you need a plumber vs. a restoration company? It’s one of our most common questions for winter leaks, floods and burst pipes. When it comes to emergencies both plumbers and restoration companies work to keep your home or business safe from water damage. However, there are some common misconceptions about when you need to use each. So, who ya gonna call? Plumbers stop and fix the…

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How Cold is Too Cold?

Here in Canada, we are privy to picture perfect winters that line our streets and cover our trees in the gleaming white dust we know and love. But with great snow comes ice, and with ice can come bone-chilling temperatures. While cold weather is occasionally welcomed for guilt-free snow days filled with hot chocolate and Netflix, they aren’t always full of winter wonder. In fact, thousands of families…

When to Change your Air Filter

When To Change Your Air Filter

Air Filters should be checked and cleaned on a regular basis. In order for air to flow effectively through your home or business and to allow heat to filter without hindrance, filters need to me maintained.  But if there’s one thing we can guarantee that our clients will ask it’s, “when should I change my air filter?” The average home or property owner has no…

Why Use Thermal Imaging Cameras

Why Use Thermal Imaging Cameras?

Thermal Imaging Cameras in Restorations When it comes to building restorations, infrared thermal imaging cameras are the way to go. Detecting temperature differences behind walls and flooring can save a lot of money and time by avoiding invasive tear-down, and allowing technicians to identify problem areas from the get-go. Ben Loucks has been working with thermal imaging for nearly a decade and is certified with the…