Holiday Light Safety (Infographics)

Holiday Safety Tips A 2013 ESFI survey found that more than 86% of Americans decorate their homes as part of the winter holiday celebrations. Close to two-thirds use indoor lights in their decorating and, more than half use outdoor lighting. While lighting and electrical decorations certainly add to the festivities, they can contribute to increased fire risk and electrical injuries. We want … [Read more...]

The Better Business Bureau give VRS an A!

Virginia Restoration Services has an A rating with the Better Business Bureau! As a locally owned, family business, VRS is committed to provide consumers with the special attention that is needed when responding to emergency calls and following through with reconstruction services. Our name is synonymous with quality workmanship and uncompromising service. We take our accreditation and our A … [Read more...]

Storm Damage at its worst, puts VRS at their BEST!

As a strong thunder storm blew through Chesterfield, VA on July 29, 2010 around 6pm, lasting about 5-10 minutes, forceful winds took down several trees in the Richmond, VA area. VRS was called to a home that was destroyed by a large tree in the front yard. The tree fell straight through the house (roof to floor) pinning the owner into her home.  Emergency personnel were able to rescue the owner … [Read more...]

Ricky Painter is certified in IICRC!

Water Technician, Ricky Painter, recently completed his certification class for IICRC (The Institute for Cleaning and Restoration Certification). VRS is thrilled that all their professionals meet the standards set forth by the IIRC. Great job, Ricky! VRS educates their employees because restoring your home to its pre loss condition is a complex and challenging process. IICRC educates … [Read more...]

VRS pays close attention to detail when adding on to a home!

[slideshow id=10]  In-laws Suite & Master Bedroom Addition The Home Building Association of Richmond awarded this home renovation project the "Excellence in Remodeling Award ~ Whole House Renovation under $200,000" in 2008. Preserving the original architectural style of the home was important to the homeowners. In order to achieve this goal, it was imperative to pay careful attention … [Read more...]

Additions with space and style!

[slideshow id=12] The homeowners of this all brick cape cod (located in the Monument Hills neighborhood of the West End of Richmond) wanted to turn their unused screened- in- porch into a sunroom. The homeowners wanted to be sure that the addition blended with the existing home and did not take away from the city living streetscape. The homeowners also wanted to add more footage to the room but … [Read more...]

Len Phillips has been appointed to the HBAR Board of Directors

We are extremely pleased and very proud to announce that our very own Len Phillips has been asked to serve on the Board of Directors for the Richmond Home Builders Association. He will serve for a three-year term.  Congratulations Len! Your VRS family wishes you all the best. Keep VRS in mind for your restoration or home addition needs. We can restore items and properties that were damaged by … [Read more...]

Chester VA Fire Time Lapse

Damage to your home due to fire or flood can be devastating. Figuring out who to call, how to make a claim, or simply how to get your home repaired can be overwhelming when dealing with the aftermath of one of nature’s calamities. Virginia Restoration Services can help you pick up the pieces and put them back together again. Built on quality workmanship, attention to detail, and an unwavering … [Read more...]