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Storms bring in storm chasers and bad contractors | Trust water damage restoration from your local contactor | services by A&J Property Restoration DKI of Madison, Middleton, Sun Prairie, Portage, Waunakee, Milwaukee, WI Dells, Fort Atkinson, Watertown, and Waukesha, Wisconsin

Learn How to Spot the Warning Signs of Dishonest Contractors

Hail, tornadoes, and heavy storms all can leave devastating effects on area homeowners. When these disasters strike, the likelihood that contractor scams aren’t too far behind. Overwhelmed homeowners have enough to deal with and don’t know what to look for when bringing in a complete stranger to help with the reconstruction of their home. What […]

Increased Emergency Disaster Response Services to Waukesha County

Two of Wisconsin’s premiere restoration companies, A&J Property Restoration of Madison and Nelson Clean Care of Waukesha, have joined forces to bring more emergency disaster restoration offerings to Waukesha County and the greater Milwaukee area. A&J Property Restoration owners, Kent and Lynn Rawhouser, have worked closely with Nelson Clean Care owners, Kevin and Donna Nelson, […]

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How to Prevent Tenants from Ruining Your Property

Hoarding shows are all the rage on reality TV. While some individuals are too stubborn to let things go, there are other people that suffer from mental illness that prevents them from letting go of any belongings. These people are not to blame – their illness requires the help of professional treatment in order to […]

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Fire Safety Tips for Grilling During Summer!

Warm weather means barbecues and fire pits. July through September are typically considered grilling months, and fire safety should always be in the front of your mind when firing up the grill.  Did you know that an average of 8,900 home fires are caused by grilling each year? Take these tips to keep your backyard […]

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Shady Contractors – How to Avoid Scams During a Restoration

When disaster strikes your home, there are many steps to take to begin reconstruction. After ensuring that your family is safe, it is time to begin dealing with insurance companies, removal specialists, and contractors – all professionals necessary to help in the rebuild process. For the most part, the majority of contractors, like A&J Property […]

Mold found in bathroom behind tiles need black mold removal services by a mold remediation specialist such as A&J Specialty Services Inc DKI of Madison, Middleton, Sun Prairie, Waunakee, Milwaukee, WI Dells, Fort Atkinson, Watertown, and Waukesha, Wisconsin

There’s mold in my bathroom – what can I do?

Mold is not something that you want to see in any area of your home. It puts ideas in our heads that our home is dirty and contaminated, when in fact, mold has nothing to do with the cleanliness of a home. While black mold is probably the most commonly thought of mold type, there […]

Apartment building on fire

How to create a fire escape plan specific to your apartment building

Owning a property is stressful enough without thinking about the building being hit by a natural disaster. As a landlord or property manager, there is a long list of things that you have to handle on a daily basis. The safety and security of your tenants is the top priority.  Just as you are responsible […]

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Keep Your Home Safe While You’re on Vacation

Planning to get away this summer? Whether the warmer weather means camping over a long weekend, taking a week to hang at the beach, or spending a long stay at a location much farther away, when you come home you want the place to be as you left it. Vacations are a time to rest, […]

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Prevent Commercial Property Damage with a Facility Maintenance Provider

As a commercial property owner, the mainstay of your responsibilities is to maintain and tend to the buildings your tenants occupy. This includes routine upkeep, emergency repairs, and plans for future improvements to preserve and offer amenities important to your tenants’ needs. With routine maintenance alone, the checklist of tasks can span roofing, plumbing, HVAC, […]

numerous eco friendly benefits when doing remodeling and renovations to your home or business | services by A&J Property Restoration DKI of Madison, Middleton, Sun Prairie, Portage, Waunakee, Milwaukee, WI Dells, Fort Atkinson, Watertown, and Waukesha, Wisconsin

Celebrate Earth Day Month with Eco-Friendly Remodeling

You’ve done you’re part to reduce, reuse, and recycle, but don’t let your green efforts end there. There are plenty opportunities to make your home more eco-friendly after disaster. Whether you have a remodel already planned or you just want to make your space more sustainable, honor the month of Earth Day and let Mother […]