Eliminate the Root of the Problem
Mold is a problem many homeowners face and there’s so much more to fixing the problem than spraying it with bleach. While mold is prevalent in homes, particularly in areas where moisture accumulates such as the basement or bathroom, it’s quite easy to eliminate when you choose experienced profession...Continue reading
OCTOBER IS HEALTHY LUNG MONTH
“Maintain a healthier environment for your lungs—minimize or eliminate your exposure to sources of indoor air pollution” -EPA via GIPHY There are many disorders that you can be affected by due to unhealthy air surrounding you. Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Influenza, Pn...Continue reading
Buying a Home with Mold Present
As you start to look at new homes, it’s easy to get swept away in the excitement and neglect some of the more practical decisions. However, any home with mold, no matter how bad it is or isn’t, should be considered carefully. In fact, there are at least four things you should weigh when you are tryi...Continue reading
I Have a Mold Problem. What Do I Do Next?
I Have a Mold Problem. What Do I Do Next? Just the word, “mold” can instill fear into homeowners. Not only is mold dirty-looking, it is dangerous to the health of your family and can do serious damage to your home. When you suspect mold in your home, you might find yourself flooded with questions. I...Continue reading
The Difference Between Mold and Mildew
Mold and mildew have both earned reputations as major household hassles. Both are fungi, but there’s nothing fun about either of them. From causing flaking tile grout to allergies, mold and mildew are never welcome guests in any home. But while the two are similar, they’re not the same—and whe...Continue reading
ATTENTION HURRICANE VICTIMS
What you need to know if you experienced flooding. DO NOT PUT BLEACH ON ANYTHING!! Bleach is 90% water, which promotes Mold growth.Get your house as dry as possible. Don’t tear down or destroy anything inside your house before consulting a remediation expert. If you have experi...Continue reading
What is Hiding in Your Basement!?
For many kids, going to the basement was part adventure and part terror. Who knew what kind of monster was lurking in the dark corners of the damp and rarely-visited space? As an adult, there should still be concern about what is hiding in the basement—only now the thing to fear isn’t a monste...Continue reading
Keeping Your Family Safe
Protecting the health and wellbeing of your children is something that all parents are concerned with, and dangers can be located anywhere—even in the safety of your family’s residence. Indoor air quality is an important factor for the health of anyone, especially young children, and mold grow...Continue reading
Spring Flooding Brings Mold!
Spring showers sometimes leave behind a bit more than flowers. The spring rain and flooding can also provide a perfect environment for mold to flourish. While unpleasant to think about, this isn’t something to ignore. Instead, learn how to protect your home, so mold won’t have a chance to take hold!...Continue reading
Is a Moldy Bathroom Preventing You From Getting Clean?
Many people begin or end their days with showers and baths hoping to feel rejuvenated and refreshed, but it can be difficult to feel fully clean when dealing with a dirty bathroom. Mold is one of the most common household problems, particularly in areas where moisture accumulates-like a bathroom. Wh...Continue reading