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My work early each year typically is filled with past clients looking for an annual checkup and potential new clients hoping for insight into how to improve outcomes. What has alarmed me this year is how many remodelers have struggled to boost profits. One client grew revenues by 50% in 2016, hitting $3 million with [...]
Frozen Pipes Could Be a Big Problem, One That May Be Prevented What's worse than a major home maintenance disaster? Try several major home maintenance disasters at once. When a house's water pipes freeze, the situation is not as simple as calling a plumber. A 1/8-inch crack in a pipe can spew up to 250 [...]
Trends for 2019 It’s going to be a busy year for home interior décor in 2019, and that’s not even taking into account the market itself. Bold colors, patterns, materials and schemes blended together is the common theme of forecasts from design pros, trend spotters, popular websites and shopping guides. And while not [...]
The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for much of Houston beginning at 1.00pm this afternoon and continuing through Tuesday morning. This means conditions are favorable for flooding to occur. Rain is expected to develop more heavily along the coast and southeast of the US-69 corridor.
Houston launched the adopt-a-drain program to help residents keep water flowing and avoid backups especially during hurricane season. Houston has close to 115,000 storm drains in total and there are many still available for adoption.
How to Prepare for a Tropical Storm and Flooding in the Houston area. Plan - make a plan with your family on what to do if there is an emergency Move - As high winds may be expected, secure your outside items. Move potential projectile items inside or Anchor down. Move - Elevate important items [...]
Heat Advisory issued July 23 at 5:13AM CDT until July 23 at 9:00PM CDT HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS TODAY... .Hot and humid weather continue the heat across the region. Overnight low temperatures will continue to run well above normal with records possible for the unusually warm night. High temperatures will [...]
The National Weather Service is forecasting widespread rainfall over the next few days, with higher rainfall totals expected south of I-10. While extreme rainfall totals are not anticipated at this time, periods of high intensity and/or prolonged rainfall may lead to street flooding. The City of Houston urges drivers to exercise caution over the next [...]
Obviously, during the project there were a numerous hiccups. During each one Adam Bakir, the owner of Incredible Renovations was reasonable and we came to an agreeable solution.