The Encircle Blog

The official Encircle blog for news, tips, and updates.

Getting Ready for Tornado Season

by Brooke Donald on 5 March 2019

In 2018, there were 987 confirmed tornadoes in the United States. Tornado season generally starts in March and continues through to June, although tornadoes can occur any time of the year. Tornado Alley runs through 19 states with Texas,...

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Encircle’s 12 Days of Home Maintenance

by Brooke Donald on 21 December 2018

Winter is coming! And it's notorious for wrecking havoc on homes. To help get your home ready for the season, we're introducing our 12 Days of Home Maintenance! Each day we have a different tip to help prepare your home for the weather, so you...

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Restoration Ready: Listing Non-Restorable Items

by Kris Rzesnoski on 12 December 2018

If you do mitigation restoration, you will inevitably handle contents and help policyholders with their non-restorable items after a catastrophe. Some companies will not deal with contents or help the insured list non-restorable contents, while...

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After the Flood: 7 Steps to Save Your Home

by Brooke Donald on 6 November 2018

Broken pipes, malfunctioning appliances, and intense weather conditions are just a few of the main causes of interior flooding. One in four homes in high-risk areas will flood during a 30-year mortgage, yet nearly 20% of all flood insurance...

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Restoration Ready: How-To Take Depth Readings With Encircle

by Kris Rzesnoski on 1 November 2018

As a restorer, you’re often tasked with using specialized tools in the field that require a methodology for recording data. In this how-to blog, we’ll outline how to take moisture depth readings with Encircle and a hammer probe to ensure your...

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