Tag: storm damage

Brock Restoration Jul 21 2014

Power surges can be destructive occurrences that can ruin electronics and severely damage home wiring. Summer thunderstorms often produce lightning storms that can initiate power surges and disrupt electronic devices and even completely destroy them. Protecting your home from power surges is an important part of storm preparedness during the summer season. Safeguarding your home’s…

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Brock Restoration Jun 20 2014

Tornado Alley is one of the most dangerous sections of the United States during tornado season. It is here that the majority of tornadoes across the country happen, leaving a wake of damage in their path. If you live in this portion of the country, or if you are planning on visiting anytime in the…

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Brock Restoration Jun 03 2014

Sometimes reducing the risks of storm damages comes down to doing small, routine things like maintaining your yard. Severe weather can cause serious property damage from yard debris and disasters ranging from hurricane winds to wildfires can cause widespread damages are a result of debris throughout the yard. As hurricane season along the Atlantic coast…

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Brock Restoration May 19 2014

Ohio and many other Midwestern states have been experiencing severe spring weather lately. Spring storms and the beginning of tornado season has been a reoccurring forecast for many plains states, the deep south, and the Midwest. The latest tornadoes that tore through Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Arkansas are a reminder that severe weather is a seasonal…

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Brock Restoration May 06 2014

Severe weather has been affecting the Midwest and Southern U.S. Devastating tornadoes have ripped through the Central Plains, initiating a tense tornado season that is leaving residents of many vulnerable states uncertain. This recent outbreak of severe storm systems and tornadoes demonstrates the importance of ongoing disaster preparation. Even a relatively minor tornado can cause…

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Brock Restoration Dec 04 2013

Power surges are short lasting changes in the electrical conditions of circuitry that can happen anywhere. Wherever there is electrical equipment, there are power surges. Power surges can damage sensitive electronic equipment and even lead to fires if severe enough. While lightning only accounts for very small percentage of power surges, it can and does…

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Brock Restoration Nov 04 2013

High winds are one of the most common causes of damage to a home. Not limited to hurricanes and tornadoes, high winds cause many millions, often billions, of dollars in damages every year. Roofs are some of the most frequently damaged parts of the home during high winds. Because of the commonality of high winds…

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Brock Restoration Jan 10 2013

When the weather starts changing, the snow keeps coming.  In Ohio, we never really know what to expect when it comes to the winter months.  With that being said, here is a list of what to do before and after a winter storm! Before the Storm Clear debris from roof and rain gutters. Insulate home,…

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