1. Top Carpet Cleaning Secrets

    We do our best to keep our San Diego homes clean, but there is only so much we can do to protect our carpets. Over time, the carpet will collect spills, accidents, and dirt. Here are some of our top carpet cleaning tips and tricks! Some messes are too serious to get on your own, and for those, there…Read More

  2. Thunderstorm Safety

    Thunderstorms may not seem like much, but they can actually lead to some serious damage. A thunderstorm is considered to be severe once it produces either hail that is an inch in diameter or wind gusts that reach 58 miles per hour. All thunderstorms produce lightning, which actually kills more peopl…Read More

  3. Water Damage Help for Landlords

    Water damage can be a serious issue for everyone—tenants and landlords included. In fact, water damage claims are the second most common type of claim when it comes to home insurance! With that said, how can landlords protect themselves from expensive water damage? And, even more pressing, what ca…Read More

  4. After a Commercial Fire

    A commercial fire can be just as devastating as a house fire, and the effects may reach even further. They can leave employees out of work, business owners with damage costs, and the owners of the property with a ton of loss and repair needs. After facing a fire, it can be a challenge to know how to…Read More

  5. Landlords’ Responsibility to Maintain Plumbing

    When water damage hits your rental property, it’s tough to know what to do! The good news is, it is up to your landlord to handle the damage for you. Keep in mind, though, that it is also your landlord’s responsibility to take care of your pipes and plumbing maintenance in your rental property a…Read More

  6. Flood Insurance is Essential!

    We live in bright and sunny California—so why would flood insurance be important? The fact of the matter is, anywhere it can rain, it can also flood. And, if it should flood, the last thing you want to deal with is paying for all of the damage out of pocket. While some insurance companies will cov…Read More

  7. Choose SM Absolute, The Best in Customer Satisfaction!

    No one wants to think about potential disasters happening to their home, but unfortunately, it happens. Whether your home or business has suffered a fire, water damage, or mold, it’s time to call for help. With the professionals from SM Absolute, you can be sure that your property is taken care of…Read More

  8. Talking About Fire Safety With Your Kids

    Your home naturally has a fire extinguisher and fire alarms in place in each room. You likely check these alarms regularly and replace the batteries when needed. However, these things are not enough for your child to know what to do in the event of a fire! It’s important to keep your children educ…Read More

  9. Historic California Winter Storms and Floods

      While living in California normally guarantees good weather, we know that isn’t always the case. When a storm and subsequent flash flood strikes, it can take weeks to recover and bring things back to the way they were before. If you have had flooding in your home, regardless of whether it…Read More