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Spotlight on Estimator Chris Freeman

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Spotlight on Chris Freeman: Estimator Chris has lived in New Mexico for about 10 years but is originally from the Pittsburgh area. He attended the University of Pittsburg where he earned a bachelor’s degree in biology. Chris has worked for Water Extraction Experts since its beginning and he is the company’s estimator. What does an […] Read More >

Winter is coming!

Are You Ready For Winter

Winter is coming! Are you prepared?  (Part 1 of a 5 part series on preparing for winter) Though winter comes at the same time every year, sometimes it’s as if it sneaks up on us too soon. We want you to be prepared and stay safe and warm during the winter months to more fully […] Read More >

Spotlight On – Seth Mileson: Restoration Technician

Seth Mileson

Spotlight On – Seth Mileson: Restoration Technician Seth Mileson was born and raised in San Jose California then later moved to Albuquerque in 2012. Before he came to Water Extraction Experts, Seth worked in retail, custodial, kitchen work, landscaping, maintenance, and plumbing. He adds, “You could say I tried a little of everything before coming […] Read More >

What Causes Condensation in Cold Weather?

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Have you noticed dripping windows, walls or even worse, black mold growing around your window frames or walls?  Those are the signs of condensation in your home. During wintery weather we rely on traditional heating systems such as radiators and fireplaces which increase indoor humidity.  In order to preserve heat, we usually keep our windows […] Read More >

6 Tips to Winterize Your Home: Interior

Winterizing Home Interior

6 Tips to Winterize Your Home: Interior Winter is just around the corner. Are you prepared? No one wants to experience frozen pipes, water damage and mold this winter. In a previous blog, we discuss winterizing the exterior of your home. Below are 6 tips to help get the interior of your home ready in […] Read More >

Frozen Pipes…. How to Prevent It

Frozen Pipe Repair

How Can I Prevent My Pipes from Freezing? Now is the time to protect pipes from freezing before it gets cold. Water expands as it freezes and when it does it puts so much pressure on the pipes that it causes them to break. This can happen even in warmer areas like New Mexico. Cold […] Read More >

Beware of The Mold Monster!

Mold Cough

Mold. It’s everywhere. Some, we see, but most is invisible to the naked eye. Mold sometimes goes by the alias name of Mildew. They are found indoors and outdoors in all climates, during all seasons, every year. The culprit of indoor mold and mildew growth is: Excess Moisture. Molds reproduce by releasing tiny spores that […] Read More >

What are signs of a roof leak?

Signs Of Roof Leak

“Rain seemed to come out of nowhere” was one comment from an Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta attendee. Fortunately Balloon Fiesta officials sprang into action, providing shelter for thousands of visitors. The red flag went up signaling the balloons would stay grounded on four out the eight sessions of this year’s 50th anniversary event. The torrential rain […] Read More >

Should I Encapsulate My Crawl Space?

Crawl Space Encapsulation

Homes with crawlspaces can still have moisture problems even in a dry climate area like New Mexico. Although crawl spaces usually have vents to circulate fresh air from the outside, the vents often fail to work well. The moisture from the ground under and around your home evaporates causing water vapor in your home’s crawl […] Read More >

Water Extraction Experts Spotlight of the Month

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Spotlight on: Andy Griego Project Manager   Andy has been at Water Extraction Experts for 6 years. He says, “Coming from retail and a large corporate structure was a major change for me. I feel that the time and attention to training and learning the unique aspects of this industry was most certainly embedded in […] Read More >