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Flood Insurance is Important

As summer storms make their way across the country, it’s a good reminder to understand flood insurance.  If you live in a flood plain, in most cases, you are required by your mortgage lender to carry flood insurance.  For people who do not live in [...]

July 6th, 2020|News|

Reduce Stress After a Fire

Large property fires often engulf everything the homeowner owns.  As unfortunate as the immediate situation seems, it is important to take things one day at a time and to not get overwhelmed.  At LaPointe Construction Board Up Services, we’ve seen the devastation and destruction a [...]

June 29th, 2020|News|

Storm Damage and Insurance

Severe storms can cause some serious damage, to both your property and your budget. If you have a good insurance policy, it can mean the difference between a temporary headache and a life changing disaster. At LaPointe Construction Board Up Service, we have been helping [...]

June 22nd, 2020|News|

When Do You Need a Board Up Company?

Home and business emergencies are never fun.  Anything that puts your life on hold and requires work outside of your everyday normal activities can throw a big wrench in your plans.  Maybe it’s a flood or a storm.  It could be a fire within your [...]

June 15th, 2020|News|

What to Do After a Home Fire?

For nearly 60 years, LaPointe has been a name associated with words like hard-working, professional, reliable, and honest.  We are a restoration company dedicated to our clients and the process required to restore their homes after a major event. We owe our success to the [...]

June 8th, 2020|News|

When Lightning Strikes your Home

The majority of the population goes into amateur storm-chaser mode when dramatic weather event is in the area.  I’ll admit it: the beauty of Mother Nature and the destruction she can cause is often awe-inspiring.  Yet, it is imperative to leave the forecasting to the [...]

June 1st, 2020|News|

5 Ways to Check for Hail Damage

The Northeast is rarely spared from weather events.  We seem to have them all: tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and blizzards…it’s a wonder our homes are still standing.  Luckily, most of the severe weather we experience is most often a nuisance rather than a city-wide disaster.  Still, [...]

May 25th, 2020|News|

Fire Damage Restoration: 5 Tips to Preventing a Brush Fire

Did you know: March and April ushers in the start of brush fire season?  Think you’re ‘out of the woods’ so to speak if you live in a populated area?  Not necessarily.  Brush fires can start anywhere and they quickly spread as dry vegetation and [...]

May 18th, 2020|News|

After a Flood Temporary Shoring

Mother Nature is a powerful woman.  Her spring thunderstorms and winter blizzards can bring storm damage to the area that costs individuals and city governments hundreds of thousands of dollars.  While each situation is unique in itself, rest assured that LaPointe Construction Board Up Service [...]

May 11th, 2020|News|

Board Up Service: Are you Ready for Summer?

With summer around the corner, there a few things you can do to make sure you are ready for the season.  When summer arrives, the last thing we want to do is be laden with chores and expensive repairs.  No.  We want to bask in [...]

May 4th, 2020|News|