Posts in the Mold Remediation Category

Identifying the Root: What Causes Mold in Basement Areas?

Are your allergies getting worse? Do you feel like your eyes, nose and throat are always itchy and watery? These symptoms may be common seasonal allergies, or they may be the effects of growing mold in basement areas. Even if your basement appears clean, mold could be growing in hidden areas, wreaking havoc on you […]

Tips for Protecting Your Roof from Mold

Mold can cause a lot of problems for commercial buildings. Ideally, you want to be able to prevent the problem before it becomes a major issue and avoid having to close your building for multiple days to deal with mold remediation. Check out these few tips on how you can prevent mold from developing in […]

5 Common Places Mold Can Grow in a Home

Approximately 600,000 children, age five and below, die from indoor and outdoor air pollution-caused diseases. In developed countries, the numbers are significantly lower, but it remains a grave concern. Mold is a trigger of both allergic reactions and asthma attacks. If left alone, mold can grow into a severe problem for your house. Don’t forget […]

Is Black Mold Dangerous? The Truth Revealed

Have you ever heard about or even experienced mold infestation in your home? Do you know the risks associated with mold? Black mold is extremely dangerous and has the potential to occur in any home. Recent research by organizations such as the World Health Organization and Unicef, have linked mold exposure to upper respiratory tract […]

Got Mold? Learn Learn How to Prevent Mold from Growing in Your House

Mold. The word strikes fear in your heart. Its scientific name, fungi, sounds even more frightening. Mold comes in several varieties including Acremonium, Cladosporium, Dreschslera, Epicoccum, Penicillium, Stachybotrys and Trichoderma. Try pronouncing those! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) isn’t too concerned about your pronunciation, but they do suggest you don’t allow mold […]

Dampness Danger: 9 Things to Know About Black Mold

As a homeowner, the words “black mold” are probably terrifying. Why is black mold so dangerous? Where does it come from? Here’s what you need to know. You work hard to keep your home clean and safe, but black mold is still a worry. That’s because mold can grow in places that are out of sight. […]

What Does Mold Need to Grow? 6 Things You Need to Prepare For

What Does Mold Need to Grow? 6 Things You Need to Prepare For There is a myriad of health problems associated with mold growth in your home. Additionally, this growth may impact the structural integrity of your home and can be expensive to completely remove. Taking steps to prevent mold from growing in the first place is […]

What is water damage cleanup?

Water Damage Cleanup Process One of the most overwhelming problems a property owner may faces is water damage. Rapid response is key to lessen further damage from occurring and can minimize the need for addition repairs. Water damage can be as minor as a leaky pipe, to severe as a community-wide flood. Although the water […]

Different Types of Mold That Could Be Lurking in Your Home

Ten Types of Mold Found in Homes You’ve heard of black mold, but that’s only one type of mold. If you own a home, then you might find any of these types of mold hiding in your house. Is your home suffering from mold? Mold is more than just an unsightly annoyance, it can pose […]

What Does Mold Look Like? How to Find and Remove Mold Hiding in Your House

What Does Mold Look Like in Your Home & How To Remove It? Would you recognize mold if you saw it? What does mold look like, anyway? We show you where to look and how to identify mold in your home. Unfortunately, mold in your home or outside your home is more common than you’d […]