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What Does Siding do for Your Home?

Siding isn’t just to keep your house looking good for the sake of curb appeal. While it’s true that the right siding type can increase the value of a home, as well as make it stand out within a neighborhood, siding also provides many things that are helpful to your home! Let’s dive in and […]

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3D Camera Usage in Disaster Restoration

Matterport 3D Camera Technology – Why it Matters, and Why It Makes Us Different!

Since 1954, McMahon Services has been the “preferred contractor” for many Lake County Illinois insurance leaders, and our new technology puts us a step above the rest! Matterport, the industry leader in 3D camera capture technology, recently released Matterport Cloud 3.0, and McMahon Services is now adding this service into our restoration cases.   3D […]

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Emergency Generators 101 | McMahon Services - Photo of an emergency backup generator

Do I Need an Emergency Generator?

Power outages are common occurrences, especially in severe weather. Usually a power outage is inconvenient at best and can even be a little fun! It’s the perfect time to light candles and bring out the ghost stories. But when the power outage lasts longer than just a few hours, the fun goes away, and it […]

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Are your documents safe from disaster if a fire hits your home? Learn why a fireproof safe is a necessary investment.

Home disasters can strike at anytime. While we don’t like to think that a fire or flood will ever touch our homes, it is best to be prepared in case the worst happens. We keep our homes safe by installing smoke detectors, planning emergency escape routes, and security systems. But what about keeping important documents, […]

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What dehumidifier is best for your home? Learn all about dehumidifiers and how to select the best one for your space!

A dehumidifier is one of the most common household appliances. They are used to keep excess moisture and humidity out of your home. While doing this, they also keep mold and mildew at bay. If you notice that parts of your home have that “muggy” feeling that is typically reserved for hot summer days, chances […]

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