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Leaky Roof Water Damage- Miami, Florida

Recently, Joe Taylor Restoration responded to a call in Miami, Florida. The homeowner reported leaky roof water damage and needed water restoration services. However, she also informed us that the leak in her roof had not yet been repaired. We told the homeowner that we were happy to come out, but that she would likely […]

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Hidden Mold Behind Wallpaper

Hidden mold is the worst. You think your home is environmentally safe, secure, and free from allergens and other problematic things like mold. But you have wallpaper in your bathroom. And over time, you notice a musty smell that’s getting stronger. You search the bathroom, sniffing different surfaces, until you discover that the walls have […]

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Flooring and Water Damage

As you all know, we do water restoration. And because that’s what we do, we see A LOT of wet floors. Flooring of all kinds, flooring and water damage, flooring we make every attempt to save. Although water damage can affect any part of a home or business, the most common rooms we work to […]

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Extreme Weather in Florida 2017-2018

The New Year has begun with a bang, or rather, a “bomb cyclone” and freezing weather, even in Florida. So we can not help but reflect on all the “weird” and often unfortunate weather events that occurred in 2017. A surprising number of devastating and deadly extreme weather events and natural disasters happened all over […]

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Praise from our Partners

At Joe Taylor Restoration, we love to get praise of any kind- from our customers, of course, but also from our very valued partners. Recently, we received one of the highest compliments possible from the CEO at London Underwriters, MGA. He was kind enough to recognize our prompt service and hard work in a video […]

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Dishwasher Leak Water Damage

If you have ever lived in a home without a dishwasher, you know how much of a hassle it can be to have to wash all of your dishes, even your silverware, by hand. But what can be even more of a hassle is having a dishwasher that leaks. With a leaky dishwasher, convenience and […]

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Commercial Building Water Damage

Recently, Joe Taylor Restoration (JTR) received a call concerning a flooded daycare in Deerfield Beach, Florida. We, at JTR, are very familiar with all kinds of commercial building water damage. And when the commercial building is a daycare, experienced and knowledge restoration technicians and staff are of the utmost importance. Parents rely on a daycare […]

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Holiday Fire Prevention

And just like that, the holidays are upon us.¬†Every year, they arrive more and more quickly- Halloween is gone, here comes Thanksgiving, and before we know it, it will be Christmas day. And in among the hustle and bustle, the family and friends, and the cooking and eating, believe it or not, the possibility exists […]

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Five Common Causes of Bathtub Leaks

Water leaks are a constant in our line of work. We see every kind of leak imaginable: window leaks, toilet leaks, roof leaks, washing machine leaks, and of course, bathtub leaks. We recently responded to a home in Oakland Park, Florida that had been partially flooded as a result of a simple bathtub leak. The […]

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Window Leak Water Damage

Perhaps it is not surprising that, after Hurricane Irma, we had an influx of calls concerning water that came into various homes and other buildings because of window leaks. With wind and rain constantly thrashing a building for an extended period of time, as with a hurricane, it is possible for strong windows to begin […]

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