What Do I Need to Know About Crawlspace Damage?

Damage can be lurking under your Salem home in your crawlspace.

Homes in Salem, OR, often share a common yet hidden issue that lurks beneath their floors – crawlspace problems. These issues might be out of sight but can significantly impact your home’s structural integrity and health. From mold accumulation leading to mold growth to pest infestations undermining the stability of your home’s foundation, the challenges…

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Black Mold Removal

Black Mold Removal in your Home

You can find mold spores almost anywhere on the planet. But when you come across black mold in your home, it is unsettling because it represents a potential danger to your health. In fact, some, not specifically black mold, can be a severe health hazard, as it can damage your lungs and attack the central…

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Spring Home Repair Checklist

Spring Home Repair Checklist

Don’t Get Caught With Radon, Mold, Or Pest Damage!  As the signs of spring are slowly starting to pop up, it’s a great time to complete a few simple maintenance projects sure to keep your home safe from many of the silent culprits that can easily wreak havoc. Not quite sure where to start? Here’s…

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Your siding plays a vital role in protecting your home!

Siding, Paint, remodel, home maintenance

Is it time to give your siding some love? It may look gloomy outside right now, but summer is right around the corner and it’s time to start thinking of the exterior projects your want to complete this year. We often think of painting our homes, but replacing aging siding is an important home improvement…

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12 Things in Your Bathroom That Are Trying to Kill You

10 Things in Your Bathroom That Are Trying to Kill You

Navigating the Most Dangerous Place in Your Home!   Research tells us the most dangerous place in your home is the bathroom, so we decided to put together a list of the 12 most nefarious things in your bathroom that want to kill you… Seemed appropriate for Halloween! 1   Mold – Let’s start with…

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Eight Decades of Siding & Home Style

Siding Styles and Design

If you’re looking to move, remodel, renovate, or start from scratch, it’s helpful to look at home styles to get an idea of what appeals to you. A variety of siding materials and applications have been used throughout the decades but they all have THREE things in common: 1. Siding Provides A Protective Shell for…

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5 Reasons To Re-side Your Home

3Rs Construction 5 Reasons to Re-side Your Home

Benefits of Re-Siding   1.  Protects your Home from Water Intrusion 2.  Keeps Mold and Dry Rot out of your Framing 3.  Supports the Structural Integrity of your Home 4.  Adds Value and Looks Great 5.  Keeps Insects and Rodents out   You spent a lot of money on your home and you want to…

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Hidden Damage Behind Siding

3Rs Construction Repairs Hidden Water Damage

Can You See What’s Wrong With This Picture?   On the surface, this home looks beautiful! It’s clean and tidy, looks well maintained, and is very inviting. But, what we don’t know… there is something lurking behind the siding causing great damage! Does your home have hidden damage under the siding? Contact 3Rs Construction &…

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3 Things You Really Need To Know About Coronavirus

Thermal Fogging by 3Rs Construction for killing viruses and more

Proactive Steps to Prevent Exposure and Protect Your Family, Community, and Work Environment   No doubt, you’ve been hearing a lot about Coronavirus and it’s spread throughout China and other countries. CDC is responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in China and which has…

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You’re in Luck – Dry Ice Blasting is “GREEN”

3Rs Construction Dry Ice Blasting is Green

Remove Mold with Environmentally Friendly Dry Ice Blasting by 3Rs Construction Mold is a common problem here in Salem, Oregon. While the rain and mist keeps our beautiful Willamette Valley green and lush, sometimes the moisture can find it’s way into our homes. The green is nice growing outdoors, but we certainly don’t want any…

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Arrrrr Matey! Who’s 3Rs Construction?

3Rs Construction 3arrrrrs Repair Remodel Remediation

When You Think 3Rs, Think Repair, Remodel, & Remediation! Is catching up on home repair part of your New Year’s resolution? It’s probably not a regular thing to put on a resolution list, but it could be!  After all, there’s always something to be done around the house!   REPAIR Home repair could be as…

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Dry Ice Blasting for Fire Damage

Dry Ice Blasting for Fire Damage 3Rs Construction Repair and Restoration in Salem, Oregon

FIRE DAMAGE REPAIR AND RESTORATION BY 3Rs CONSTRUCTION You know dry ice… that stuff that makes a cool smoke effect at concerts and makes a Halloween witches brew look eerie. Yeah, that stuff! Well, it does have practical uses too. Dry ice is simply frozen carbon dioxide, so it’s completely natural. Carbon dioxide is what…

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Mold’s Circle of Life by 3Rs Construction & Remodeling

Once moisture is introduced to mold spores, how longs does it take for them to germinate? Duane West, owner of 3Rs Construction & Remodeling in Salem, Oregon taught a class on mold and mold remediation to local realtors. Here’s a snippet of info about the life cycle of mold. You’ll understand why it’s so important…

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Preparing Your Home for the Spring Real Estate Market – PART THREE

3Rs Construction Salem Oregon Curb Appeal

Enticing Curb Appeal Provided by 3Rs Construction & Remodeling in Salem, Oregon Here in Salem, Oregon, spring is a long awaited time of year. After the dark days of winter, the brighter, more colorful days of spring are a welcome sight! If you’re going to put your house on the market, it’s a great time…

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Preparing Your Home for the Spring Real Estate Market – PART ONE

Preparing your home for the spring real estate market

Mold and Radon Removal and Repair by 3Rs Construction & Remodeling in Salem, Oregon Our beautiful Salem, Oregon spring is just around the corner! It’s the time of fresh starts and a renewed vigor to get things done. The birds are singing, the bees are buzzing, and kids are counting down the days left in…

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Find Hidden Water Damage with a Moisture Meter

3Rs Construction Hidden Water Damage

Got Water Damage? Often the tell-tale signs of puckered sheetrock, stains, or mold growth reveal water damage that has gone unnoticed. By the time the problem is found, water could have traveled to other rooms or insulation has soak up gallons of water inside the framing of your house. It’s important to open up those…

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How to Remodel the Brady Bunch Kitchen in Salem Oregon

3Rs Construction Salem Oregon Kitchen Remodel

Name a famous kitchen. I bet that many of you are saying, “The Brady Bunch Kitchen”! You have to admit, it IS a memorable space. Memorable is fine for a TV show but not so much if you are still living in it! Wouldn’t you just love to replace that orange countertop? Upgrade the counter to a…

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3Rs Construction Top 5: Birthplace Homes of U.S. Presidents

In honor of President’s Day, we thought it would be fun to pick our top five birthplace homes of our 44 presidents of the United States. There are no specific reasons for our choices. We just found these particular homes rather interesting because of their architectural and historical uniqueness. After all, the history of home…

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Mold Matter’s – Part 3 by 3Rs Construction

Mold Myths & Remediation

There are more myths than facts lofting around in the mold arena these days.  Part three in the Series “Mold Matters” by 3Rs Construction & Remodeling was intended to address a few of the common Mold Myths. (Here comes the disclaimer) 3Rs Construction is in no way intending to be the final authority in Mold…

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