Posts in the Mold Remediation Category

Is Black Mold From Water Damage Making You Sick?

Water damage is a serious problem when it affects a home. Whether it’s from a storm, a plumbing leak or even from water that was used to fight a fire, water damage can have a long-lasting effect, even after it has appeared to be cleaned up. When water gets into your home, it can seep […]

How to Remove Mold From Leather

Did you know that good-quality furniture now has an expected lifespan of less than a decade? In fact, the average number of years furniture lasts is 7.8 years. One of the most common reason for this relatively short lifespan is mold buildup.  Some individuals are allergic to mold, according to the CDC people with mold […]

Where Does Mold Come From? The Main Causes of Mold in Homes

Believe it or not, more than half of American homes have an active mold problem. When left untreated, that mold can lead to severe upper respiratory issues, putting your family at risk. Though it’s possible to clean and remove mold once and for all, it’s far better to prevent it in the first place. But you can’t […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Mold Remediation Process

What is that musty smell? You ask yourself this while crinkling your nose when you walk into your bathroom. This smell didn’t exist a few weeks ago. The truth is that this scent usually indicates a mold problem. If it’s just a small amount of mold you may be able to take care of it […]

How Dangerous Is Black Mold?

You know black mold is serious. But just how dangerous is black mold, really? Let’s talk about the health effects of black mold and what you can do about it. Sure, everyone knows that black mold is bad news. But do you know how dangerous it can really be for your health? Is it just […]

5 Signs that Mold may be Growing in Your House

Mold can be very bad for your home, as well as your health. Read more to learn about the top five signs mold may be growing inside your house. Every homeowner has fears when it comes to repairs and problems associated with the responsibility of owning a home. But, when the problem is mold, things […]

What is Mold Remediation?

What is Mold Remediation? While mold is present everywhere, an excess of growth in your home or business can adversely affect your Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) in many ways. Even the cleanest of properties can develop a mold issue. Mold remediation involves working to get the mold levels in your premises back to normal levels. […]

Getting Rid of Mold: Why it’s Important

Getting Rid of Mold: Why it’s Important Mold is an organism that loves warm temperatures and wet areas. These can be caused by faulty plumbing, leaks in your roof, heavy rain or storm damage. Exposure to mold carries with it a variety of unwanted health effects including: Allergic reactions Breathing issues Unpleasant, musty odors Discoloration of […]

Controlling an Outbreak – Mold Restoration

Summary It’s disgusting, it’s harmful to your health, it’s damaging to your building…its mold. Even in biblical times mold was a cause for concern as mentioned in the Book of Leviticus, 14: 33-45. However, it wasn’t until relatively recent that the scientific community identified mold and other fungi as possible causes of human’s adverse health […]