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Do Insurance Policies Cover Water Damage?

It’s the $10,000, $50,000, $75,000 question: “Am I covered?” Southwest Iowa and Northwest Missouri have seen powerful storms and devastating floods in recent years. And, there’s always the potential for a broken water pipe during sub-zero, winter weather. Nature of the emergency Will your insurance policy cover water damage cleanup, restoration and replacements? It depends […]


News: Golf Benefit Raises $1,620 for Area Fire Departments

Advanced Restoration Services’s 3rd Annual “Shootout” surpasses last year’s donations by $370 due to record attendance. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:
 Ryan Miller, Sales & Marketing Manager Advanced Restoration Services (712) 254-1243 cell rmiller@arsiowa.com BEDFORD, IOWA — The 3rd Annual Great ARS Shootout, organized by Advanced Restoration Service, was held on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at the […]


News: Play Golf, Benefit Your Local Fire Department

It’s not too late to sign up for the firefighters’ golf benefit to be held Thursday, June 21, with play beginning at 1 p.m. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ryan Miller, Sales & Marketing Manager Advanced Restoration Services (712) 254-1243 cell rmiller@arsiowa.com BEDFORD, IOWA — It’s not too late to sign up to play in The […]


What is Meant by Water Damage?

A variety of mishaps could lead to water pooling in your home. I’m often asked by homeowners and by insurance agents whether water spills and pools should be cleaned up by homeowners or by a qualified water damage restoration services company. My answer is Yes, if the water discharge amounts to a Category 2 or […]


News: Golf Benefit for Area Fire Departments

Advanced Restoration Services will sponsor a golf tournament on Thursday, June 21, with play beginning at 1 p.m. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ryan Miller, Sales & Marketing Manager Advanced Restoration Services (712) 254-1243 cell rmiller@arsiowa.com BEDFORD, IOWA — The 3rd Annual Great ARS Shootout, a golf tournament to aid local firefighters, will be held at […]


Customer Appreciation Day Highlights

Advanced Restoration Services held a Customer Appreciation Day on May 17, 2012 at our company headquarters in Bedford, Iowa. We’ve had a busy year and wanted to take time to thank our community. The importance of community. As a local, family-owned business we realize the importance of our community. When the community thrives, we thrive. […]


ARS to Host Lunch for the Public on May 17

An open house with free burgers, hotdogs and door prizes is set for Thursday, May 17, beginning at 11 a.m. BEDFORD, IOWA – Advanced Restoration Services, LLC (ARS) has scheduled a customer appreciation lunch, 11 am – 1 pm, on Thursday, May 17, 2012. The event will take place at the company’s headquarters located at […]


2 Big Reasons to Add Your Air Ducts to Your Spring Cleaning List

The first day of spring, March 20, is quickly approaching. Soon the grass will be turning green. The trees will start to bud and the flowers will start blooming. It is also time to start thinking about spring cleaning. If you Google “Spring Cleaning List” you will get hundreds of thousands of results. You can […]


What Is It Like to Work With a Restoration Services Company?

Recently, the Clement Family of New Market, Iowa, experienced a house fire that caused extensive fire, smoke and water damage. Some of the items damaged where an antique dining room buffet and photo albums containing precious memories. Could their home and precious possessions be restored? Happily, the answer is yes. (See before and after photos […]


Recipe: Pineapple Bake

Submitted by Hollie Peckham, Office Manager, Advanced Restoration Services Ingredients: 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup flour 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese 2 – 20 oz. cans pineapple tidbits (drained) 1 cup ritz crackers (crushed) 1 stick butter (melted) Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a 9×13 baking dish. In a separate bowl, combine cheese, […]