Water Damage

Water damage can be deceptive. Water penetrates into structural cavities creating trapped pockets of saturation. The detection of water in these areas can often only be discovered with sophisticated moisture detection meters. Undetected moisture will continue to cause...

Balancing Preservation and Energy Efficiency

The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study recently achieved LEED-NC v3 Gold certification* for its renovation of the historic Fay House, making it the oldest LEED certified building in the United States (the oldest LEED building in the world was built in 1453 and is...

When Can You Claim for Water Damage Coverages on Home Insurance?

How to Avoid Being Out of Luck and Make Sure Your Claim Gets Paid Water Damage and Home Insurance Water damage is one of the most common causes of home insurance claims. According to ISO, water damage claims are the second largest frequent insurance claim, following...